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    • 2007bc
    • By 2007bc 9th Nov 15, 9:03 AM
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    LIDL/Athena Civil Parking Charge Notice
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    • 9th Nov 15, 9:03 AM
    LIDL/Athena Civil Parking Charge Notice 9th Nov 15 at 9:03 AM
    I received one of these today; £45 if I pay within 14 days or £90 if not. Date offense was 30th October 2015.

    I was in the car-park for 32 minutes; 22 minutes more than you're allowed for the 'free stay'.

    I did shop in the store but paid by cash so no bank statement or receipt for proof of purchase as that was binned ages ago.

    I've read the newbie thread and it states that if the company is a member of the IPC to create my own post as things are more complex?

    The sentence in the note says "We are a member of the Independent Parking Committees Accredited Operator Scheme wwwDOTtheipc.info".


    I was in a company car so the fine has come through the company. Letter dated 4-11 and the company received on 6-11. I was passed the letter this morning.

    Company lets drivers deal with their own fines etc so are happy for me to ignore/fight as I choose to deal with.

    What's the best advise currently for these please? Thank you in advance,

    Dave
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    • CalMac25
    • By CalMac25 17th Apr 17, 3:28 PM
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    Hello, does it make any difference appealing if you've used the car park but not shopped at Lidl? I'm looking at appealing on compassionate grounds
    • Umkomaas
    • By Umkomaas 17th Apr 17, 4:02 PM
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    Hello, does it make any difference appealing if you've used the car park but not shopped at Lidl? I'm looking at appealing on compassionate grounds
    Originally posted by CalMac25
    You can try 'compassion' with Lidl, but not with the PPC - it won't work with them.

    But the hierarchy has changed at Lidl and the almost guaranteed cancellation by Ronny G has gone with him.

    New MD is Christian Haertnagel. Use either of these two email addresses:

    christian.haertnagel@lidl.com
    christian.haertnagel@lidl.co.uk

    But you need to include some evidence that you are a regular shopper with Lidl to push the right buttons to support your compassionate grounds in your appeal.

    Any more questions on this should be via a new thread of your own. This one belongs to someone else and is well over 12 months old. Things change (like their new MD!).
    We cannot provide you with a silver bullet to get you out of this. You have to be in for the long run, and need to involve yourself in research and work for you to get rid of this. It is not simple. We will help, but can't do it for you.

    Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; show him how to catch fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.
    • Emmshadowss
    • By Emmshadowss 9th Sep 17, 11:19 AM
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    Ive just had one these fines through my door i explained how i was in a different town never even herd of this register your car my baby was hungry i ran in got food came out and was in total 32 mins ive send proof of my bank statement showimg i was there
    Anyone know if this is a good enough reason in the town im in we dont have to do this rubbish just wanna go shopping urgh
    Any help be welcome
    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 9th Sep 17, 12:32 PM
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    Coupon-mad
    Is the full-stop button not working on your keyboard?

    It's impossible to interpret without punctuation.
    PRIVATE PCN? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT TWO Clicks needed for advice:
    Top of the page: Home>>Forums>Household & Travel>Motoring>Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking - read the 'NEWBIES' FAQS thread!
    Advice to ignore is WRONG, unless in Scotland/NI.

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