Meteor Meet and Greet Parking Receives Park Mark Award for Security Measures at Parking Facilities

East Surrey Police superintendent presents Meteor meet and greet parking with the Park Mark Safer Parking Award in acknowledgment of car crime prevention measures at Meteor’s secure airport parking facilities.

Crawley, United Kingdom, June 11, 2008 --( Superintendent, Johnny Johncox from East Surrey Police presented Mark Anglim, UK Operations Manager for Meteor meet and greet parking with their Park Mark Safer Parking Award.

The Safer Parking Scheme – Park Mark ® is awarded to secure parking facilities that have achieved the requirements of a risk assessment as conducted by the police. For the third year running, the secure parking award was granted to Meteor meet and greet parking following assessments of their secure airport parking facilities by Mole Valley Crime Prevention Design Advisor, Police Constable Mike Bessent. The requirements mean Meteor meet and greet parking has in place measures that help to deter criminal activity and anti-social behaviour, thereby doing everything they can to prevent and reduce the fear of crime in their parking facility.

Superintendent Johnny Johncox from East Surrey Police, said: "I am delighted to present Meteor meet and greet parking with an award, which recognises their commitment towards protecting their customers and their property. It is very encouraging to see a private company taking such a responsible approach to crime prevention. Their investment and determination to achieve this Safer Parking award has been impressive and they should be highly commended for their efforts."

Mark Anglim, UK Operations Manager for Meteor meet and greet parking, said: "We are proud to have maintained the highly valued Safer Parking Award status to our credentials. This award shows our commitment to our customers in creating high quality parking facilities which has measures in place to reduce levels of crime so our customers can feel confident that their car will be safe and well looked after whilst they are on holiday or a business trip."

About Meteor meet and greet parking

Meteor meet and greet parking is now the leader in meet and greet airport parking with 25 years of specialised experience, operating across four airports; Gatwick, Heathrow, Birmingham and Manchester. Meteor meet and greet is a division of Meteor Parking Ltd, providing a fully accredited service recognised by BPA, GPA, IAPRA and Park Mark. The service ensures that the beginning of a holiday or business trip is hassle free as the uniformed Meteor driver collects and returns the customer’s car at the terminal forecourt, saving up to an hour each way.

Meteor meet and greet parking is ideal for time pressured business travellers, those travelling with disabled persons or young children or those with heavy, difficult luggage. Collection and delivery is offered 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The service gives piece of mind as all drivers have uniforms, ID and are fully insured comprehensively to drive any car. The customer’s car is parked in authorized car storage compounds and monitored 24 hours a day. Meteor meet and greet parking can also offer a car clean service, arrangement of main dealer servicing and repairs with reputable main dealer body shops, guaranteeing that the last thing the traveller has to worry about is their car.

Meteor meet and greet parking
Sarah Anglim
01293 590691