No plans for fewer long-stay bays as yet

Rumours that more car-parking spaces in Alnwick are to be converted from long-stay to short-stay have been dispelled.

Friday, 27th January 2017, 2:00 pm
The time limit in Part D of the Greenwell Lane car park was reduced in 2015.

There has been talk in the town of the potential loss of long-stay spaces in the Greenwell Lane car park Part A, behind the Alnwick Playhouse.

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However, all that has been discussed at this stage is the possibility that there may need to be a few short-stay spaces in the event that the library moves into the theatre building as part of the community hub plans.

In September 2015, the number of all-day spaces in Alnwick was reduced to provide some short-stay provision for shoppers.

Greenwell Lane Part D, the last car park that you come to down Greenwell Road, behind Iceland, was changed to a four-hour limit, which requires the use of time discs.