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Festive car parking offers

Shoppers and visitors to the district can take advantage of FREE car parking offers in the run-up to Christmas and into the New Year.

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Uttlesford District Council has introduced the incentives to encourage people to stay longer in our town centres and enjoy the wide range of shops and attractions. 

The offers include:

  • FREE after 3pm parking in all council-managed car parks (except Fairycroft Road/Waitrose car park in Saffron Walden) from 1 to 24 December inclusive
  • FREE all day parking in all council-managed car parks (except Fairycroft Road/Waitrose) from 25 December to 1 January 2018

In addition, one-off special car parking offers will be available to support local festive events:

  • FREE parking on Friday 1 December from 12midday in Swan Meadow car park, Saffron Walden ahead of the town's Christmas Lights Switch-on and Late Night Shopping events (lights switch-on at 6pm, late night shopping from 5.30-8.30pm)
  • FREE parking on Saturday 2 December from 12midday in all Great Dunmow car parks to support the town's Christmas event, which runs from 3-6.30pm (lights switch-on at 5pm)

14 November 2017