Free parking in Doncaster this Christmas to encourage people to shop local

Free parking is being made available in Doncaster this Christmas to encourage people to shop locally.

Thursday, 5th December 2019, 9:54 am
Updated Monday, 9th December 2019, 10:10 am

There will be town centre parking every Saturday in December, starts this Saturday - Small Business Saturday (7 December) to encourage people to buy local this festive season.

Chappell Drive car park is free all day every Saturday in December for town centre visitors.

Doncaster Council is also offering free parking every day after 2pm at the Markets Car Park, St George’s Car Park and Colonnades Underground Car Park right through to Friday 3 January 2020.

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Doncaster is offering free parking in the run up to Christmas.
Doncaster is offering free parking in the run up to Christmas.

The national ‘Small Business Saturday’ campaign highlights the vital role small businesses play in the economy and encourages people to use them for their shopping needs.

With loads of superb festive activities lined up in Doncaster town centre and other parts of the borough, Doncaster really is the place to experience Christmas this year.

Peter Dale, Director of Economy and Environment, said: “We work hard to support the Doncaster business community and are proactively encouraging local residents to buy from their local shops and businesses.

“Everything you would want this Christmas, and any time of the year, can be found right here in Doncaster. We have well-known shopping centres with famous stores and lots of independent businesses all over our borough. Experience Doncaster this Christmas and buy local.”

For full details of what’s going on across the borough on the run-up to Christmas go to: www.visitdoncaster.com