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    Jen1985
    Parking eye letter before action
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    • 24th Mar 14, 3:26 PM
    Parking eye letter before action 24th Mar 14 at 3:26 PM
    Could anyone please help?

    I have received a PCN from parking eye for parking in a legacy hotel car park. I was in the car park for 20 odd minutes attending an event. I swear I didn't see any signs so appealed on that basis. This was rejected. I was then told to appeal through popla. I forgot to do this (I'd just had a baby and rightly or wrongly this fell to the bottom of the pile). I have now recieved a letter before action giving me 14 days to pay before they take action. I have since contacted the landowner who state there was adequate signage however if I'd have entered my registration at reception I wouldn't have had to pay for parking because I was attending an event. They are liaising with parking eye to try and get the fine cancelled (although they said they can't make any promises). However 14 days is up today and they still don't have a decision. They have told me they should have a decision in the next 24-48 hours and didn't seem too worried about the 14 days being up.
    My question is what do I do? I can't phone parking eye any explain because every phone number is just an automated payment line. I could email them through they're appeals section? Do I ignore it for another 24/48 hours and wait for legacy? Or shall I just pay up in case legacy are unsuccessful and I end up havibg to pay court costs?
    I'm sorry if this is a stupid question or if it is answered elsewhere I'm just a bit worried about this and have a lot going on with the baby as well! Stressed!
    Thanks in advance
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    • Redx
    • By Redx 24th Mar 14, 3:30 PM
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    • 24th Mar 14, 3:30 PM
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    • 24th Mar 14, 3:30 PM
    read this http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=4929800
    Newbies !!
    Private Parking ticket? check the 2 sticky threads by coupon-mad and crabman in the Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking Board forum for the latest advice or maybe try pepipoo or C.A.G. or legal beagles forums if you need legal advice as well because this parking forum is not about debt collectors or legal matters per se
  • Jen1985
    • #3
    • 24th Mar 14, 3:50 PM
    Great news!
    • #3
    • 24th Mar 14, 3:50 PM
    I have just received a telephone call from legacy hotel staying that my parking charge has been cancelled. Great news- so relieved! Thank you anyway for reading my pot and responding. Best wishes
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    • By Coupon-mad 24th Mar 14, 5:58 PM
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    Coupon-mad
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    • 24th Mar 14, 5:58 PM
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    • 24th Mar 14, 5:58 PM
    Well done - a very quick result and another one for this thread link then:

    Successful complaints about private parking tickets - how to get them cancelled!


    PRIVATE 'PCN'? DON'T PAY BUT DON'T IGNORE IT UNLESS IN SCOTLAND OR NI
    TWO Clicks needed Look up, top of the page:
    Main site>>Forums>Household & Travel>Motoring>Parking Tickets Fines & Parking - read the NEWBIES THREAD
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