Opposing the Changes to Car Parking Charges

The Wyre Forest District Council, under the administration of the Progressive Alliance, a coalition of Liberal Democrats, Independent Health Concern, Independents, Labour and the Green Party councillors, propose as of April to remove free car parking at a number of car parks, introduce evening car parking charges and bring in a seasonal increase for all car parks in Stourport and Bewdley are ill thought out, will be counterproductive and do nothing to regenerate our town centres.

Your Conservative representatives on the Wyre Forest District Council and on the three Town Councils oppose this decision.

We have a petition which you can either sign via our website or fill in the return slip on your “Local Matters” bluey and return to us at 35 Mill Street, Kidderminster, DY11 6XB.

Car parking charge increases and loss of hour free parking

I am against  the removal of the one hour free parking and the extension of charging for parking till 9pm as proposed by the Progressive Alliance at Wyre Forest District Council 


Stourport Conservatives Call to Urgently Bring Back One Hour Free Parking

Your Stourport Conservative Team is appalled to see that the Progressive Alliance-led Wyre Forest District Council (WFDC) is not only abandoning local businesses at a time of their greatest need; but is ignoring calls from residents throughout the district to re-introduce one hour free car parkin

Cllr Becky Vale - Voice for Bewdley Residents and Traders

As County Councillor for Bewdley, I have been inundated by phone calls and emails from traders and residents who feel utterly ignored and frustrated by the Progressive Alliance led Wyre Forest District Council’s approach to car parking charges.

U-turn on Car Parks Policy Welcomed by the Conservative Group

The Conservative Group on Wyre Forest District Council previously announced that they did not support the Progressive Alliance’s decision to not take cash payments in its pay and display machines as of 1st June when charges were reintroduced.