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    • classix
    • By classix 3rd Oct 17, 1:15 PM
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    Lidl parking charge
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    • 3rd Oct 17, 1:15 PM
    Lidl parking charge 3rd Oct 17 at 1:15 PM
    Hi

    I went to Lidl last week with my wife who went in store to have a look around. I stayed in the car. She was in store for about 25 mins and didn't buy anything. A week later i got a parking charge for £90!

    The old system which i thought still stood was one hour free parking. As i parked up i saw the sign that said customer parking only and thought no problem.

    My wife who's first language is not English didn't realise that things had changed.

    I went back to the store to have a look and the small print says u have to enter registration number. U also have to actually buy something to get a receipt to scan to be eligible for free parking. So basically u can't just walk out with nothing like my wife did.

    I've read the appeals template but is point one valid?
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    • classix
    • By classix 6th Oct 17, 2:33 PM
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    classix
    Success! I managed to get Lidl to cancel the charge. Thanks for all the advice.

    Should i contact Athena as i have made no contact with them?
    • Quentin
    • By Quentin 6th Oct 17, 2:41 PM
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    Quentin
    No need for you to contact the ppc


    They should contact you to confirm it's been cancelled
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