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Parking, travel and streets news

Man in court over car park assault

Published on Tuesday, 19 December 2017

A man who assaulted a Council traffic warden after being challenged for misusing a disabled person’s Blue Badge has been ordered to pay over £600.

Flash crossing

Coventry Flash crossing first outside London

Published on Thursday, 05 October 2017

Coventry has got its first 'flash crossing' on a wide section of road outside the station on the new Friargate boulevard.

Parking pricing set to change

Published on Friday, 23 June 2017

Coventry City Council looks set to approve changes in car parking charges for the first time since 2010.

Council to suspend some of its bus lanes for a six month trial

Published on Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Coventry City Council is set to suspend a number of bus lanes in the city as part of a six month trial.

Meto Lakha street sign

Street name tribute for first female Asian councillor

Published on Friday, 04 November 2016

The city’s first ever female Asian councillor has been honoured by having a Coventry street named after her.

Councillor responds to potential rail cuts as part of new franchise proposals

Published on Monday, 25 July 2016

Cllr Jim O'Boyle is campaigning to have at least three fast trains remaining in Coventry, in a submitted response to the Department for Transport’s consultation for the InterCity West Coast Franchise.

Diesel train

Innovative new train could provide extra capacity for rail passengers on the Coventry – Nuneaton line

Published on Monday, 25 July 2016

An innovative new type of diesel train designed by a Warwickshire engineering company looks set to be trialled on the line between Coventry and Nuneaton later this year.


Your opportunity to climb one of Coombe’s tallest trees

Published on Friday, 15 July 2016

Coombe Country Park are offering all those aged six and up the chance to climb a 250 year old tree planted by Capability Brown.

Appy Parking to make finding a space simple

Published on Tuesday, 22 March 2016

Coventry City Council has teamed up with Appy Parking and Nwave to trial an innovative new parking app that will help to make finding an on-street parking space in Coventry simple.

City’s roads set for £11 million improvement scheme

Published on Tuesday, 01 March 2016

An £11.2 million programme is set to be approved by councillors to maintain and improve roads across the city over the coming year.

City team tackles problem parkers

Published on Monday, 15 February 2016

A new report into parking in the city reveals that more than 34,000 ‘tickets’ were issued against motorists in 2014/15.

Cllr Brown meets young construction apprentices

Councillor spends productive day with Economy and Jobs team and apprentices

Published on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

A city Councillor has been out and about discovering how a Council team is delivering the Jobs and Growth Strategy throughout Coventry.

Digital 'totems' point the way

Digital 'totems' point the way

Published on Thursday, 10 December 2015

Visitors and residents in Coventry will soon have a new way to navigate their routes around the city centre as a network of new digital “Wayfinding Totems” are set to be introduced.

Overnight closure of A45 / Broad Lane junction announced

Published on Friday, 04 December 2015

A series of full overnight road closures on the A45 / Broad Lane junction have been scheduled to begin on Tuesday December 8.

Upcoming city centre road closures announced

Published on Thursday, 12 November 2015

A series of city centre overnight road closures have been scheduled to begin next week – Sunday 15 November.

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