Menu

Facebook group started to share driveways for Royal Preston Hospital parking

Posted on - 18th February, 2019 - 3:09pm | Author - | Posted in - Fulwood, Preston News, Roads, Sharoe Green, Transport
A busy visitor car park during a Monday evening at Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston

Homeowners living around Royal Preston Hospital have been offering out their driveways to staff and visitors.

Advertisement

A Facebook group has been set up to help those struggling to park at the hospital.

Student nurses have had their cars vandalised in nearby streets in Fulwood as pressure on hospital parking grows.

Those studying and some other hospital workers do not qualify for parking permits within RPH.

Janice Wardley set up the group on social media in response.

Named ‘Share my drive ‘it’s nice to be nice’ it allows those looking to park at the hospital to post in if they are looking for space and those who live nearby to offer up their driveways while out at work.

Read more: What you need to know about RPH parking charges

So far 155 people have joined the group.

Share
Preston in pictures 56090Down Fishergate in PrestonPreston Train StationPreston railMoon behind the clouds over PrestonGrey day at the RibbleWalkway at Preston DocksRamp at Preston Bus Station View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.