Crackdown on dangerous parking outside schools continues in March

11:55 13 February 2014

A car parked in a yellow line in Burrowmoor Road, March.

A car parked in a yellow line in Burrowmoor Road, March.

Archant

After carrying out patrols in Wimblington and Chatteris last week, officers turned their attention to dangerous parking in March this week.

Dangerous parking outside Glebelands School.Dangerous parking outside Glebelands School.

Officers have patrolled outside All Saints School and issued fixed penalty tickets as police continued their crackdown on dangerous parking.

Parking tickets were also issued outside Burrowmoor School, March, on Monday.

Three tickets were handed out outside Thomas Eaton School, Wimblington, on Thursday and outside Glebelands School, Chatteris, on Friday.

A Cambs Police spokesman said: “Officers have continued to patrol schools in your area and vehicles parking in unsafe positions near the school are being issued with tickets.

A car parked dangerously outside Thomas Eaton school in Wimblington.A car parked dangerously outside Thomas Eaton school in Wimblington.

“Can all parents share with their friends and family the on-going importance of child safety when they are on their way to school. “Other schools are also having road safety patrols today and the rest of the week. Thank you for your support.”

To keep up to date with the campaign go to the Policing March and Chatteris Facebook page.

A car parked outside All Saints School.A car parked outside All Saints School.

0 comments

More news stories

Yesterday, 11:44
Busy Fingers pupils enjoying a great PE session

Children at Busy Fingers Pre-school in Little Downham enjoyed a complimentary PE session run by local company All4ports.

Yesterday, 17:07
A disabled Wisbech woman has described the aftermath of a five-car crash outside her home as “apocalyptic” and “frightening”. PHOTO: Supplied.

A Wisbech woman has described the aftermath of a five-car crash outside her home as “apocalyptic” and “frightening”.

06:38
£12,000 funding for new ponds at Rings End nature reserve.
Froglife has joined forces with Friends of Rings End Local Nature Reserve to bag a £12,000 grant from Tesco. 
Picture attached: (From L to R): Tony Bennett (Volunteer Warden), Philip Clark (Community Green Spaces Manager), Rob Phipps (Volunteer Warden), James McAdie (Froglife), Gary Archer (contractor) and Jan Harris (Volunteer Warden).

Froglife has joined forces with Friends of Rings End Local Nature Reserve to bag a £12,000 grant.

Yesterday, 17:33
An animal rescue charity is appealing for information after a dog was abandoned and left tied to a fence in Cambridgeshire. PHOTO: RSPCA.

An animal rescue charity is appealing for information after a dog was abandoned and left tied to a fence in Cambridgeshire.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter