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    • Elysander
    • By Elysander 11th Jul 17, 9:54 AM
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    Excel lose Stockport Peel Centre Case
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    • 11th Jul 17, 9:54 AM
    Excel lose Stockport Peel Centre Case 11th Jul 17 at 9:54 AM
    From the Manchester Evening News

    http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/meet-blessing-burgess-mum-three-13311154
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    • Umkomaas
    • By Umkomaas 11th Jul 17, 10:03 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:03 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:03 AM
    Good result for the lady. Very interesting that the Judge found in her favour despite a totally incorrect VRM being input. I could understand if it was a transposition issue, but a wholly different VRM?

    I note the sour reaction from Excel - similar to their response to the Cutts case.

    Nevertheless, a useful reference point for any other motorist facing the same issue.

    @Elysander - thanks for the heads up on this.
    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.

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    • Elysander
    • By Elysander 11th Jul 17, 10:09 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:09 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:09 AM
    Good result for the lady. Very interesting that the Judge found in her favour despite a totally incorrect VRM being input. I could understand if it was a transposition issue, but a wholly different VRM?

    I note the sour reaction from Excel - similar to their response to the Cutts case.

    Nevertheless, a useful reference point for any other motorist facing the same issue.

    @Elysander - thanks for the heads up on this.
    Originally posted by Umkomaas

    Having that Judge certainly was a blessing!
    • beamerguy
    • By beamerguy 11th Jul 17, 10:10 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:10 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:10 AM
    EDIT this post as there is another reported by the Prankster

    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5672664
    Last edited by beamerguy; 11-07-2017 at 10:23 AM.
    RBS - MNBA - CAPITAL ONE - LLOYDS

    DISGUSTING BEHAVIOUR
    • Elysander
    • By Elysander 11th Jul 17, 11:15 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 11:15 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 11:15 AM
    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4684518/Mother-three-wins-epic-court-battle-parking-firm.html
    • beamerguy
    • By beamerguy 11th Jul 17, 11:27 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 11:27 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 11:27 AM
    And Excel say ...
    'We are currently considering our position in relation to the judge’s decision and will refrain from any further comment at this stage while the matter is ongoing.'


    In English this means ..
    "We screwed up again together with our legals"
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    • The Deep
    • By The Deep 11th Jul 17, 11:58 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 11:58 AM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 11:58 AM
    307 people commented on the DM article, that probably at least 250 people who will not put up with Excel's nonsense in future.
    You never know how far you can go until you go too far.
    • Umkomaas
    • By Umkomaas 11th Jul 17, 10:17 PM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:17 PM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:17 PM
    307 people commented on the DM article, that probably at least 250 people who will not put up with Excel's nonsense in future.
    Originally posted by The Deep
    And surprisingly few 'Done the crime, pay the fine' comments which are usually prevalent.

    However, here's one biscuit taker:

    Gooner, London, United Kingdom, 4 hours ago
    This court win will only encourage more illegal parking that will become ever more problematical until we introduce prison sentences for this.
    The username says it all!
    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.

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    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 11th Jul 17, 10:21 PM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:21 PM
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    • 11th Jul 17, 10:21 PM
    Gooner, London, United Kingdom, 4 hours ago
    This court win will only encourage more illegal parking that will become ever more problematical until we introduce prison sentences for this.
    OMG how on earth does anyone manage to breed such brainless idiots? Nature or nurture?
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the trail, top of this page: Home>>Forums>Household & Travel>Motoring>Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking - read the 'NEWBIES' FAQS thread!
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

    • Umkomaas
    • By Umkomaas 11th Jul 17, 10:26 PM
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    Nature or nurture?
    Looking at the username and location, more likely gertcha.
    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.
    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 11th Jul 17, 10:48 PM
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    spits out tea on the keyboard!!!

    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the trail, top of this page: Home>>Forums>Household & Travel>Motoring>Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking - read the 'NEWBIES' FAQS thread!
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

    • Kite2010
    • By Kite2010 12th Jul 17, 7:31 PM
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    Some of the commenters on the Daily Mail are trolls pure and simple, there was another story on there about a lady getting charged for being ever so slightly over the white line of an end bay being hounded by another PPC.

    But anything which gives less money to Team Excel is good
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