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Just got a parking ticket in Bristol when staying with my

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just got a parking ticket in Bristol when staying with my daughter, parked in a disabled space as couldn't get a mother and child and there where about 8 empty disabled spaces so used one at the far end, i have arthritis in both wrists and can't carry my grandson far, my daughter was not with me.
JA: Because traffic laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Yate
JA: What action has been taken so far? What's your ideal outcome?
Customer: I have written to them to explain why i parked there, they have ignored it and just sent the full amount of the fine, tried to phone and get no answer.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I had driven round for a space for a good 10 mins, inside and outside Tesco
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

you have said you have arthritis? are you permitted to use the disabled bays?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have sclerderma and crest syndrome but it is difficult to get disability allowance.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call. Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
telephone no is 01473 273855
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
could you give me an idea of when i will get the call?
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

I'll make an offer if you would like a call.

Or we can carry on online

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
carry on online
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

Ok. Who is the issuer?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

Is there any suggestion of the local council in the body of the fine?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
It talks about UK Parking control.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No, I can't see anything which says local council.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Can I catch up tomorrow, as I have to go out.
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

Yes, OK. The next thing I need to know is whether you are prepared to risk being sued?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Hello, think i am going to finish this case and get a refund as i don't think it is worth pursuing.
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

Ok. All the best.