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Full refunds to be provided to those affected by a fault with pay and display machines

Investigations are continuing into a technical issue with Worcester City Council's car park payment machines, with full refunds promised to those affected by duplicate transactions. Whilst the source of the issue has now been identified, a solution to the problem has yet to be found, so the card payment option continues to be disabled on all machin...

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Card payments suspended at Worcester car parks as investigation into technical error continues

 Motorists are urged not to pay for parking by credit or debit card as Worcester City Council continues to investigate a technical issue with its card payment machines. It was initially thought that the issue had just caused the late processing of card payments, but it has since become clear that some customers have suffered from duplicate tra...

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Motorists advised of technical error at Worcester’s car parking machines

Motorists using Worcester City Council car parks are being advised to pay with cash or by using the RingGo app, while a technical error with its card payment facility is resolved. A computer software issue has resulted in delays to processing card payments, meaning a longer delay between customers' paying for their parking and the money leaving the...

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Work to improve Worcester’s car parks

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With many Worcester residents on holiday during August, Worcester City Council is taking the opportunity to carry out important maintenance at some of the city centre car parks it operates, while fewer people are using them. Between Monday and Thursday next week (8-11 August) the Council will be repainting the parking space lines in some of the cit...

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Free parking for health workers, carers and volunteers to end on August 31

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The national temporary scheme that provided free parking to NHS workers, social care staff and NHS volunteer responders ended on 21 June this year, but Worcester City Council has kept it in place within the city. Introduced in April 2020 as part of the national response to the pandemic, the initiative has already been stopped by many other councils...

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Site for Mobile Refreshment Facility: Copenhagen Street Car Park

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Worcester City Council is inviting offers for the use of land at Copenhagen Street car park for a 'pop-up' / mobile refreshment facility. The land is in a prime position, overlooking the river and Quay Head Fountains and adjacent to the busy riverside footpath. The successful applicant will be expected to provide a variety of hot and cold drinks an...

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Worcester’s festive parking offer for Christmas shoppers

Copenhagen Street Car Park

With the lockdown coming to an end, many of Worcester's shops are re-opening and the City Council is supporting them with a yuletide boost. Shoppers heading into the centre to look for gifts and to soak up the festive atmosphere during late night opening each Thursday in December before Christmas can take advantage of free parking after 6pm in the ...

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Archaeological dig under Worcester car park aims to unearth secrets of city’s past

Archaeologists will start investigating Copenhagen Street car park (WR1 2HB) next week – with the potential to unearth new discoveries on how Worcester has evolved over the past 2,500 years. The investigation, which will be conducted by Wessex Archaeology (www.wessexarch.co.uk) from 5 to 8 October, is part of a programme that seeks to identify what...

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