Glasgow shopping centre offering city centre motorists £2 parking amid 'disastrous' evening restrictions

A major Glasgow shopping centre is offering visitors city centre motorists evening parking for just £2.

From May 3, the St. Enoch Centre will be charging drivers just £2 for using their carpark from 5pm until close, seven days a week.

It comes after controversial plans were announced to extend parking charge hours in Glasgow. The measures which were announced as part of Glasgow City Council's three-year budget in February would see charges for on-street parking extended from 6pm to 10pm, seven days a week.

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However, Glasgow City Council have since put the plans on hold.

This sets the popular St. Enoch Centre apart from its competitors and on-street parking charges, providing Glasgow residents with "good value" and secure late night parking.

With the centre's cinema and food scene, the carpark remains open until 2am. Retailers such as the cosmetics brand, BPerfect, Hamleys, JD Sports and Sostreñe Grene have also extended their opening hours to 7pm to accommodate a growing number of evening shoppers.

George Reader, St. Enoch Centre Director, said: “We are delighted to launch this matchless parking offer to our shoppers, once again demonstrating our promise to give customers the best value deals in Glasgow.

“St. Enoch Centre is responding to evolving shopping patterns and habits, with a shift toward evening dining and entertainment as people look to make the most of their evening.

"Visitors can be assured they can have a wonderful evening in St. Enoch Centre - without breaking the bank on parking - and can get home in the comfort of their own car.”

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