All Council Car Parks in Hazel Grove will be free of charge for the next two Saturdays. In addition to this, there will be free parking in Stockport Town centre on the following days:
- Monday 11th December to Friday 15th December, free after 3pm
- Sunday 17th December, free all day
- Monday 18th December to Friday 22nd December, free after 3pm
- Sunday 24th December, free all day
Car parks where this offer applies: Merseyway, Redrock, Heaton Lane, Newbridge Lane, Churchgate, Knightsbridge.
The initiative, first introduced by the Liberal Democrats when they ran Stockport Council is intended to help bring in people to shop locally.
LibDem Paul Ankers is supportive “Christmas is an important time for shoppers & local businesses. Local Councils should support them. This is standard now. Town Hall bosses should be looking for new ways to strengthen Stockport.”