Free parking introduced in Eastleigh town centre

Council

Visitors to Eastleigh town centre can now benefit from free extra parking when they use the digital RingGo parking service on their smart phone for the rest of the year.

From Monday 5 October visitors will pay 1.50 for a one hour stay (plus 20p convenience fee as usual) and receive a two-hour stay instead so getting a free hours car parking i.e. getting two hours parking for the price of one hour -and it’s all contactless.

The free extra parking is valid in the four pay and display Council car parks in the town centre ; Wells Place car park, Hanns Way car park, Romsey Road car park and Leigh Road car park and the offer is initially valid every day of the week until 1 January 2021.

Alternatively, for those people who don’t have the RingGo app you can book via a phone call using the number that is provided at each parking location.

Chair of Eastleigh Local Area Committee Cllr Tina Campbell said,

‘We are committed to supporting our town centre through these difficult times and this is another way in which we to help encourage visitors into the town over the next few months and in the run up to the festive season.’