Motorhome owners handed parking fines in Huttoft after breaking Covid-19 guidelines

Tourists who stayed overnight in council car parks during the Bank Holiday weekend, breaking coronavirus guidelines, have been treated to parking fines.

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Lincolnshire County Council confirmed eight motorhome owners were issued with parking notices after refusing to leave — despite being asked.

Authority bosses said there had been a “small minority” of people in motorhomes who broke both the COVID-19 instructions and local by-laws.

On Thursday (May 28) a spokesman confirmed that all eight incidents had happened in Huttoft.

Councillor Colin Davie, executive councillor for tourism at Lincolnshire County Council, said: “I’m happy to report that in the most part, people stuck to the advice and only used our sites to access the beach in the day time.”