Although more than 1,200 people faced legal action for Blue Badge
misuse in 2017/18, 40 per cent of local authorities in England did not have a policy on prosecutions.
Renfrewshire Council has distributed blue disabled parking badges
to 9,213 people.
Being able to park closer to the destination is essential for badge
holders and can mean the difference between going out or not."
can be displayed on any vehicle (including taxis and hired cars) in which the blue badge
holder is travelling as either a driver or a passenger.
Aaron Ashmore, owner of Etch & Pin, said: "Lady Godiva is perhaps the Coventry icon most known around the world, so it only felt right that we recognise her importance to the city in one of our collectable pin badges
Jamie Stevenson, who designed a new badge
for Ayr United, was given a replica shirt, some merchandise and no doubt enjoyed "the prestige of winning".
Aaron said: "We were overwhelmed with the response tothe first badge
, our initial stock sold out in one week, and hope the second badge
proves just as popular."
Boxes of badges
are sited at more than 7000 outlets throughout the UK with avid collectors keen to get hold of any new designs.
Now these traditional badges
are to be ditched in favour of vlogging, human rights, mixology and mindfulness in the biggest overhaul in Girlguiding history.
Under caution the driver said that the blue badge
was issued to a care home, initially claiming that they had dropped one of the residents there when they had parked the car.
Northside ISD in San Antonio, Texas, has reached the point where teachers ask, "Do I get a badge
for this?" when they sign up for tech-oriented PD sessions, says Dana Bickley, an academic technology coordinator at the district.
So, the system--which has 13 colleges, 39 campuses and 135,000 students--created a MOOC where students can earn a badge
for learning math contextualized for manufacturing, says Provost William Tammone.
bearing the Middlesbrough FC logo alongside a poppy are being sold online - but is any money going to the Poppy Appeal?
Wraith Black Badge
and Ghost Black Badge
will be on familiar turf, with Goodwood House in sight of the Home of Rolls-Royce.