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Blue Badge Theft Soars by 45%

Caroline Overton

Blue Badge Theft Soars by 45%

As parking charges, congestion charges and spaces become more limited thefts of Blue Badges have soared. The Department for Transport recently published figures showing that Blue Badge theft in England has risen by 45% in the last year. It is considered that by using a Blue Badge in London you can save over £6000 per year on parking, which may go some way to explain the demand for Blue Badges on the Black Market that sell for in the region of £500. Councils throughout the country have been making some effort to tackle this extensive concern but many councils are...


It's TIME to get this straight!

Caroline Overton

It's TIME to get this straight!

When we heard of a Blue Badge holder getting fined because their Timer Clock was so worn it was unreadable, we realised that for some Blue Badge holders in England and Wales it may have been a long time since your Timer Clock was issued. That fuelled our decision to include Timer Clocks with every Double Blue Badge Protector (shown below) When you park on yellow lines or in other places where there is a time restriction, you need to display the blue timer clock to show your time of arrival. Our Timer clocks can be set using the dial,...


Double Blue Badge Protector Winners!

Caroline Overton

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Double Blue Badge Protector Winners!

Our Double Blue Badge protectors now come with TIMER CLOCKS included! We ran a Facebook competition for you to win one for you and a friend, the results are in, checkout the video to see who won! Thank you to everyone that entered, please go visit our online shop to see what other offers and products we currently have available and protect your Blue Badges from theft: https://bluebadgeprotector.co.uk/collections/shop-now


Blue Badges for hidden disabilities - The facts

Caroline Overton

Blue Badges for hidden disabilities - The facts

On the 29th July the government announced that following a nearly 7 week consultation process they had made the decision that people with hidden disabilities, including autism and mental health conditions will soon have access to Blue Badges. This has been met with equal measure of applause and complaint. On one side, Jane Harris, Director of External Affairs at the National Autistic Society, said: “Today’s Blue Badge announcement will make a massive difference to the lives of many of the 600,000 autistic people in England, and their families. Just leaving the house is a challenge for many autistic people, involving...


How to use your Blue Badge Protector

How to use your Blue Badge Protector
Our Blue Badge Protector in action!