£17,500 damage to parking machines


Thousands of pounds worth of damage has been inflicted upon five pay and display machines, following a spate of attacks by vandals in 
Mablethorpe last week.

An East Lindsey 
District Council spokesperson said: “£17,500 worth of 
damage has been caused by vandals to five Pay and Display machines in East Lindsey District Council car parks in 

“The machines located on Queens Park, Sea View and High Street had minimal amounts of money inside as they had been emptied prior to 
the attacks.

“The incidents have been reported to the Police and if anybody knows of any information relating to these incidents, they are asked to contact 
the Police.

“In the meantime, new Pay and Display 
machines will be installed on Thursday June 18.”

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