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    • Monika the first four pages of the Private parking section have at least 12 of our members who have also been caught out on this scam site. That's around one quarter of all our current complaints. Usually we might expect two current complaints for the same park within 4 pages.  So you are in good company and have done well in appealing to McDonalds in an effort to resolve the matter without having  paid such a bunch of rogues. Most people blindly pay up. Met . Starbucks and McDonalds  are well aware of the situation and seem unwilling to make it easier for motorists to avoid getting caught. For instance, instead of photographing you, if they were honest and wanted you  to continue using their services again, they would have said "Excuse me but if you are going to go to Mc donalds from here, it will cost you £100." But no they kett quiet and are now pursuing you for probably a lot more than £100 now. They also know thst  they cannot charge anything over the amount stated on the car park signs. Their claims for £160 or £170 are unlawful yet so many pay that to avoid going to Court. When the truth is that Met are unlikely to take them to Court since they know they will lose. The PCNs are issued on airport land which is covered by Byelaws so only the driver can be pursued, not the keeper. But they keep writing to you as they do not know who was driving unless you gave it away when you appealed. Even if they know you were driving they should still lose in Court for several reasons. The reason we ask you to fill out our questionnaire is to help you if MET do decide to take you to Court in the end. Each member who visited the park may well have different experiences while there which can help when filling out a Witness statement [we will help you with that if it comes to it.] if you have thrown away the original PCN  and other paperwork you obviously haven't got a jerbil or a guinea pig as their paper makes great litter boxes for them.🙂 You can send an SAR to them to get all the information Met have on you to date. Though if you have been to several sites already, you may have done that by now. In the meantime, you will be being bombarded by illiterate debt collectors and sixth rate solicitors all threatening you with ever increasing amounts as well as being hung drawn and quartered. Their letters can all be safely ignored. On the odd chance that you may get a Letter of Claim from them just come back to us and we will get you to send a snotty letter back to them so that they know you are not happy, don't care a fig for their threats and will see them off in Court if they finally have the guts to carry on. If you do have the original PCN could you please post it up, carefully removing your name. address and car registration number but including dates and times. If not just click on the SAR to take you to the form to send to Met.
    • In order for us to help you we require the following information:- [if there are more than one defendant listed - tell us] 1 defendant   Which Court have you received the claim from ? County Court Business Centre, Northampton   Name of the Claimant ? LC Asset 2 S.A R.L   Date of issue – . 28/04/23   Particulars of Claim   What is the claim for –    (1) The Claimant ('C') claims the whole of the outstanding balance due and payable under an agreement referenced xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx and opened effective from xx/xx/2017. The agreement is regulated by the Consumer Credit Act 1974 ('CCA'), was signed by the Defendant ('D') and from which credit was extended to D.   (2) D failed to comply with a Default Notice served pursuant to s87 (1) CCA and by xx/xx/2022 a default was recorded.   (3) As at xx/xx/2022 the Defendant owed MBNA LTD the sum of 12,xxx.xx. By an agreement in writing the benefit of the debt has been legally assigned to C effective xx/xx/2022 and made regular upon C serving a Notice of Assignment upon D shortly thereafter.   (4) And C claims- 1. 12,xxx.xx 2. Interest pursuant to Section 69 County Courts Act 1984 at a rate of 8% per annum from xx/01/2023 to xx/04/2023 of 2xx.xx and thereafter at a daily rate of 2.52 to date of judgement or sooner payment. Date xx/xx/2023   What is the total value of the claim? 12k   Have you received prior notice of a claim being issued pursuant to paragraph 3 of the PAPDC (Pre Action Protocol) ? Yes   Have you changed your address since the time at which the debt referred to in the claim was allegedly incurred? No   Did you inform the claimant of your change of address? N/A Is the claim for - a Bank Account (Overdraft) or credit card or loan or catalogue or mobile phone account? Credit Card   When did you enter into the original agreement before or after April 2007 ? After   Do you recall how you entered into the agreement...On line /In branch/By post ? Online   Is the debt showing on your credit reference files (Experian/Equifax /Etc...) ? Yes, but amount differs slightly   Has the claim been issued by the original creditor or was the account assigned and it is the Debt purchaser who has issued the claim. DP issued claim   Were you aware the account had been assigned – did you receive a Notice of Assignment? Not that I recall...   Did you receive a Default Notice from the original creditor? Not that I recall...   Have you been receiving statutory notices headed “Notice of Sums in Arrears”  or " Notice of Arrears "– at least once a year ? Yes   Why did you cease payments? Loss of employment main cause   What was the date of your last payment? Early 2021   Was there a dispute with the original creditor that remains unresolved? No   Did you communicate any financial problems to the original creditor and make any attempt to enter into a debt management plan? No   -----------------------------------
    • Hello CAG Team, I'm adding the contents of the claim to this thread, but wanted to open the thread with an urgent question: Do I have to supply a WS for a claim with a court date that states " at the hearing the court will consider allocation and, time permitting, give an early neutral evaluation of the case" ? letter is an N24 General Form of Judgement or Order, if so, then I've messed up again. Court date 25 May 2024 The letter from court does not state (like the other claims I have) that I must provide WS within 28 days.. BUT I have recently received a WS from Link for it! making me think I do need to!??
    • Massive issues from Scottish Power I wonder if someone could advise next steps. Tennant moved out I changed the electric into my name I was out the country at the time so I hadn't been to the flat. During sign up process they tried to hijack my gas supply as well which I made it clear I didn't want duel fuel from them but they still went ahead with it. Phoned them up again. a few days later telling them to make sure they stopped it but they said too late ? had to get my current supplier to cancel it. Paid £50 online to ensure there was money covering standing charges etc eventually got to the flat no power. Phoned Scottish Power 40 minutes to get through they state I have a pay as you go meter and that they had set me up on a credit account so they need to send an engineer out which they will pass my details onto. Phone called from engineer asking questions , found out the float is vacant so not an emergency so I have to speak to Scottish Power again. Spoke with the original person from Scottish Power who admitted a mistake (I had told her it was vacant) and now states that it will take 4 weeks to get an appointment but if I want to raise a complaint they will contact me in 48 hours and it will be looked at quicker. Raised a complaint , complaints emailed me within 24 hours to say it will take 7 days till he speaks with me. All I want is power in the property would I be better switching over to EON who supply the gas surely they could sort it out quicker? One thing is for sure I will never bother with Scottish Power ever again.    
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My parcel was actually delivered by Evri to the terrace house but the buyer wasnt at home ( sunday) the driver left the parcel on the 5 steps up to the door which is On the street and when the buyer came home the parcel had gone, he only knew it had been delivered by the card through the door.

He went onto the website to see proof of delivery picture which does show the parcel on the steps but who in their right mind would not think its going to be stolen ?

Ive messaged Evri opening a case but they have replied with " Parcel found" and case closed.

I didnt take out protection.

Would i have a claim because the evri driver has left the parcel so anyone could steal it ?

He might aswell of just thrown it out of the vans window.

 

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Yes I think you will have a claim.

Please can you tell us more about it:
what was the item?
Was it correctly identified?
What was the value?
Was the value correctly declared?
I understand that you sold this item. Was this through eBay? To use 1/3 party broker such as Packlink or did you deal with EVRi directly?

Please answer these questions and also spend at least a couple of days – seriously, a couple of days – reading lots of the stories on the sub- forum. Most them will involve EVRi – but it doesn't matter if they involve other parcel delivery companies. The principles are the same.

It is important that you understand the basis of your claim and the way that it will go.

Answer the questions now, do the reading and then come back here in a couple of days

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Thank you for that ...

I have read a few posts on here about evri but they were to do with Evri losing the parcel in their network and not having the item stolen once delivered, its the fact that the parcel was left in plain sight where anyone walking past could just pick it up.

The item was a cars power steering pipe worth £100 which i sold on ebay and ive refunded the buyer.

I used Parcel2go to book the postage with Evri and its value was declared.

I'll have a read through some posts and think about what to do , id usually just leave it but its the fact it was just left in plain view

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Please read the stories and come back here. There is no reason why you should give up. Your chances of success are excellent. You have a picture of where the parcel was left. Maybe you could post that here please

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Hi

So Evri using the tactic of Photographic evidence of the parcel at your front door so it has been delivered case closed really.

That parcel irrespective of there photographic evidence unless you agreed for them to deliver it in that manner has not been delivered as it was not handed to the customer so there excuse is a load of bull.

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6 hours ago, ProperDribbly said:

My parcel was actually delivered by Evri to the terrace house but the buyer wasnt at home

would have been nice if the buyer had responded to the email from evri asking what to do with the parcel before delivery....

be careful here, you have to prove evri acted irresponsibly.

it would be nice of the buyer would answer a simple question from you, has he had parcels from them before and stipulated delivery instructions?

that might help your case.

 

please don't hit Quote...just type we know what we said earlier..

DCA's view debtors as suckers, marks and mugs

NO DCA has ANY legal powers whatsoever on ANY debt no matter what it's Type

and they

are NOT and can NEVER  be BAILIFFS. even if a debt has been to court..

If everyone stopped blindly paying DCA's Tomorrow, their industry would collapse overnight... 

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Hi,

I sent Evri a complaint via the Resolver website and attached is their reply.

I initially went through Parcel2go to book the delivery and apparently my case is with them ? But at least Evri have said that leaving the parcel wasn't a safe place ....

Evri's reply

"" Hi Andrew,
 
Thank you for getting in touch with your enquiry regarding parcel reference ........
 
Im sorry to hear that you have experienced a problem with this delivery and I can appreciate how frustrating this situation must be for you and your recipient.
 
 I can see that you purchased the shipping label for this parcel via Parcel2Go. While your parcel was sent using the Evri network, Parcel2Go are regarded as the carrier in this situation as they provided you with the shipping label. This means that any claims for parcels which have become lost, damaged or delivered late will need to go directly to them so they can discuss the appropriate next steps with you.
 
Here is a useful link which may assist you:
Parcel2Go Help Centre: https://www.parcel2go.com/help-centre
 
I understand that you would like to raise this as a complaint so therefore I am going to add the courier onto the non compliance list for leaving your parcel on the door step which we do not class as a safe location. Once the courier is added onto the list, the Field Manager will be fully aware and internal actions will be taken place.
 
We will ensure going forward, your parcels are delivered to your satisfactory needs but if you do require any further assistance on this matter then please do feel free to respond back to my email.  """
 
Now didn't take out extra insurance but surely I can claim with consumer rights ?
 
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resolver is useless you should have written using royal mail.

as with 100's of threads here eVRI are your target.

delivery photos now as pdf in post above

 

please don't hit Quote...just type we know what we said earlier..

DCA's view debtors as suckers, marks and mugs

NO DCA has ANY legal powers whatsoever on ANY debt no matter what it's Type

and they

are NOT and can NEVER  be BAILIFFS. even if a debt has been to court..

If everyone stopped blindly paying DCA's Tomorrow, their industry would collapse overnight... 

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Firstly, we asked you to do a substantial amount reading in order for you to understand the principles.

Have you done the reading? Your last question relating to insurance suggest very strongly that you haven't done the reading at all. This is a self-help forum and although we will direct you and guide you and help you with your documents, you must at least meet us halfway. We don't get paid. We are just volunteers and you have to take some responsibility.
It will also help your confidence and so that you will be better placed to take control of the claim as it proceeds through the courts – which is absolutely where it will go.

Please will you do the reading

Secondly, you raise a complaint to Resolver. When you do this? If you are seeking help from more than one source then we suggest that you stick with Resolver rather than try to ride two horses at the same time and received possibly conflicting and confusing advice.

Once again, what we do here is completely free. We don't want to compete with some organisation. The people at Resolver are paid and if you have gone to them then it is better that you stick with them so that we can get on helping other people who have decided simply to take advice from us.

Please will you clarify

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As stated I used Resolver because I could up load pictures to Evri showing wider images of the steps Showing that the steps are basically on the street which you can Not do on their live chat.

I haven't done the reading No, I don't understand it , I've read The courier industry insurance requirements are unenforceable because: but I'm lost .

Anyway Thanks I'll leave it

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I'm sorry you feel that way. We would suggest that you keep and try to do the reading. It will become clear and if you try to understand it and then ask us questions will be happy to help you.

However please understand that all information is here. We spend many hours helping people on the same issues and we don't have time to keep on repeating ourselves every new case.

You can win this and you will feel better about it and not only that, you will learn enough about the principles involved in the small claims process to be able to go on and be more confident about dealing with other companies who treat you in this way.

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Morning ...

Ive been emailing Evri through Resolver which I'm using just as a portal to Evri nothing more and I've an update.

After several replies from Evri saying my contract was with Parcel2go so it's them who I need to contact and me replying with the Third right act ect ect Evri have today said I can make a claim through their claim process but I'm just worried that they will repeat that it's to do with Parcel2go and close the claim wasting time .

Should I go through their claim process or stick with the Third right act ... ?

P.s.   Thank you for the help so far, if it was for a smaller amount I probably wouldn't bother but £100 is too much to lose.

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You have been bringing your complaint through Resolver so what do they advise you to do?

Why don't you simply stay with them?

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First of all, the Resolver staff are paid. We are not. We are all volunteers. Therefore it is unhelpful to find people try to ride two horses at one time. They makes our job harder and it can create confusion because you can get conflicting advice.
If you want help from us, then we are very happy to give you the support you need but we are not interested in competing with another organisation and you really should make up your mind and we would suggest that you go to Resolver.

You start dealing with this only two weeks ago and it seems to me that you haven't moved on it at all. This would not be our style.
You would probably have sent a letter of claim by now and be on the verge of issuing court claim.

Why are you going against EVRi? Why not against the broker that used?

I don't understand why you felt that there was some advantage in communicating with the courier company indirectly through a third party intermediary.


Have you done the reading that I suggested? About two weeks ago you said that you have read only a few posts.

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Yes I know the Resolver staff are paid you have mentioned it before and the fact that here is voluntary , I know.

As I've said , I am only using resolver to email Evri as if i go through the live chat there will be a case opened and then when they decide it will be closed and that's that,  where I've found if I go through Resolver that can't happen, now let's forget about Resolver.

I have NOT asked Resolver their opinion or help and they have NOT said anything to me. 

I opened a case with Parcel2go on the day of it being stolen and they opened a case which was closed the following day saying the parcel had been found which isn't what I asked for , I'm sick of them just closing cases it's like banging your head against a brick wall so I'm going for Evri

 question is , Should I accept Evri's offer of going through their claim process. 

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I think you should send a letter of claim to p2g.

And in terms of forgetting resolver,  you are the person who keeps on bringing them up

Draft your letter of claim and post it here.

It's a shame about the delay. This could have been done almost two weeks ago

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2 hours ago, Nicky Boy said:

Hi,  Thank you ,   I've already read that along with a few others

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Waiting for your draft letter of claim.

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sue parcel2go,

 

They're legal department are worse than evris.

They'll just tell you stories.

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