The latest figures for parking fines from the Vale of Glamorgan Council show that Windsor Road Penarth is the second most prolific location for parking fines anywhere in the Vale and is headed for a new record.
This year 2017/18 looks like yielding a record number of parking fines in Windsor Road with the shortage of parking spaces and the complicated signage making sure unwary motorists are going to continue to be clobbered good and hard .
There was a spike in parking fines in Windsor Road after the new parking regime came in in 2013. Now however, parking infractions are rising steadily again and are set to each a new all time record on this street.
- 2014/15 Windsor Road, Penarth – 636
- 2015/16 Windsor Road, Penarth – 489
- 2016/17 Windsor Road, Penarth – 706
- 2017/18 Windsor Road, Penarth there were 534 parking tickets issued in the first 7 months of the year – a rate which suggests that the total for the 2017/18 year will be an all time record of 915 parking tickets .
Meanwhile the Parking Enforcement Officers – who are administered by Bridgend County Borough – have also been patrolling Glebe St, Plassey St with its complicated residential parking slots, Beach Road and Penarth Esplanade – where parking regulations are anything but clear.
This is the list of the Penalty Notices issued for each patrolled street in Penarth in 2016/17:-
ALBERT CRESCENT, PENARTH 4 ALBERT ROAD, PENARTH 23 ANDREW ROAD, PENARTH 1 ARCHER ROAD, PENARTH 2 ARCOT STREET, PENARTH 5 BEACH ROAD, PENARTH 4 BRADENHAM PLACE, PENARTH 7 BRIDGE STREET, PENARTH 1 BRIDGEMAN ROAD, PENARTH 1 CLIFF PARADE, PENARTH 2 CLIVE PLACE, PENARTH 2 COGAN PILL ROAD, PENARTH 2 CORNERSWELL ROAD, PENARTH 3 DOCHDWY ROAD, PENARTH 13 DOCK STREET, PENARTH 5 ESPLANADE, PENARTH 34 GLEBE STREET, PENARTH 206 GROVE PLACE, PENARTH 1 GROVE TERRACE, PENARTH 12 HERBERT TERRACE, PENARTH 2 HEWELL STREET, PENARTH 2 HICKMAN ROAD, PENARTH 119 HIGH STREET, PENARTH 1 IVY STREET, PENARTH 2 LAVERNOCK ROAD, PENARTH 1 LUDLOW LANE, PENARTH 32 LUDLOW STREET, PENARTH 36 NORRIS CLOSE, PENARTH 4 PAGET ROAD, PENARTH 12 PENARTH PORTWAY, PENARTH 1 PILL STREET, PENARTH 1 PLASSEY SQUARE, PENARTH 9 PLASSEY STREET, PENARTH 141 PLYMOUTH ROAD, PENARTH 2 QUEENS ROAD, PENARTH 3 RAILWAY TERRACE, PENARTH 8 RECTORY ROAD LANE, PENARTH 1 RECTORY ROAD, PENARTH 3 SALOP PLACE, PENARTH 1 SALOP STREET, PENARTH 7 STANWELL ROAD, PENARTH 11 STATION APPROACH, PENARTH 53 STATION ROAD, PENARTH 9 SULLY ROAD, PENARTH 3 TERRA NOVA WAY, PENARTH 1 VICTORIA ROAD, PENARTH 15 WESTBOURNE ROAD, PENARTH 1 WINDSOR ROAD, PENARTH 534 WINDSOR TERRACE LANE, PENARTH 1 WOOD STREET, PENARTH 4 WOODLAND PLACE, PENARTH 18
There are some surprises on the list, with Plymouth Road – despite its almost constant retinue of film unit vehicles clogging-up traffic – yielding only 2 tickets in 12 months
The total number of tickets issued by the Vale of Glamorgan Council was 4,086 in the 2016/17 year