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Road Traffic Regulation Act 19841998-02-041998-02-091998-02-031998-02-11Local Government Act 1985TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,
The London Borough of Croydon (Free Parking Places) (Disabled Persons) (No. 1) Traffic Order 1998

Notice is hereby given that the Council of the London Borough of Croydon, on 3rd February 1998, made the above-mentioned Order under sections 6 and 124 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by the Local Government Act 1985.   The general effect of the Order will be to:   (a) designate new parking places in Albert Road, South Norwood (outside No. 198); Bensham Manor Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 13); Boswell Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 60); Broadcoombe, South Croydon (outside No. 112); Broughton Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 75); Calleydown Crescent, New Addington (outside No.15); Cecil Road, Croydon (outside No. 5); Denmead Road, Croydon (approximately outside No. 24 Denmead Road); Dovercourt Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 13); Ederline Avenue, Norbury (outside No. 35); Godstone Road, Kenley (outside No. 302); Gonville Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 83); Hambrook Road, South Norwood (outside No. 7); Keston Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 23); King Henry’s Drive, New Addington (outside Nos. 129-131); Leighton Street, Croydon (outside No. 33); Michael Road, South Norwood (outside No. 24); Myrtle Road, Shirley (outside Nos. 48 and 54); Norwich Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 51); Purley Vale, Purley (outside No. 39); Seymour Place, South Norwood (outside No. 2); Swallowdale, Selsdon (outside Nos. 31-33) and Whitehall Road, Thornton Heath (outside No. 37);   (b) provide that the parking places would operate “At Any Time”;   (c) specify, in respect of the parking places, that disabled persons’ vehicles displaying in the relevant position a disabled person’s badge (commonly referred to as the “Orange Badge”) issued by any local authority under the provisions of the Disabled Persons (Badges for Motor Vehicles) Regulations 1975 or 1982, as amended, may be left therein; and   (d) provide that certain vehicles may wait in the parking places in certain circumstances, e.g. to allow persons to board or alight (maximum 2 minutes), to load or unload (maximum 20 minutes), etc.   A copy of the Order which will come into operation on 9th February 1998, and of all associated Orders can be inspected during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive, until the end of 6 weeks from the date on which the Order was made, at the Enquiry Counter, “One Stop” Facility, Ground Floor, Taberner House, Park Lane, Croydon, Surrey.   Copies of the Order may be obtained, at a charge, from the Highways and Traffic Section, Public Services and Works Department, Taberner House, Park Lane, Croydon.   Any person desiring to question the validity of the Order or of any provision contained therein on the ground that it is not within the relevant powers of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or that any of the relevant requirements thereof or of any relevant regulations made thereunder have not been complied with in relation to the Order, may, within 6 weeks of the date on which the Order was made, make application for the purpose to the High Court. K. Ollier, Director of Public Services and Works 4th February 1998.