|ABANDONED CARS / CARS NOT MOVED
I had a visit from Eugenia the other day to ask to pass on a message about cars not being moved for weeks on end. Unfortunately, cars being dumped on our streets has become a familiar problem, but if they are taxed and MOT’d they are legally permitted to remain, no matter how long that may be.
So, instead of calling the police about a car that hasn’t been moved recently, they ask that you check the details of the car registration on the DVLA website
If these are not in order, then by all means call 101. If they are all up to date there is nothing they will be able to do about the vehicle.
However, if the vehicle is unsafe, for example has clearly been in an accident, has bits falling off and it obviously abandoned, then please call 101 to report it or online at
She also mentioned the complaints about the small red car, and its occupant that resides at the garage end of Haliburton Road. They are doing all they can to persuade the individual not to camp out in the n