HC Deb 06 July 1961 vol 643 cc145-6W
67. Mr. N. Dodds

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department, on what date, at what time, and in what form, police instructions were made known to the public that between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on 20th June for a wedding at 4.30 p.m., vehicles were not permitted to wait in certain streets in the vicinity of St. Clement Danes in the Strand; at what time the first car was removed by the police; how many cars were removed before 10 a.m.; where they were removed to; and what is the charge to each owner of a car so moved.

Mr. R. A. Butler

At 2 a.m. on 20th June, 48 police "no parking" signs were placed in position in the streets where waiting was prohibited. The first car was removed at 9.45 a.m. and three more cars were removed before 10 a.m. All four were removed to the police car pound in Southwark. The charge payable in respect of each removal is £2.