Gridlock at East Park as families return…

Gridlock at East Park as families return to Christmas drive thru
2020-12-12 16:51:00
Families were stuck in gridlock outside East Park on Saturday afternoon as cars queued for Santa’s Magical Drive Thru Adventure. Cars were backed up through the park, with people queuing up and down the road heading into the park. Some vehicles turning into the park off Holderness Road were even blocking the bus lane. The delays were particularly bad from around 3pm on Saturday, with one Hull mum saying some cars were even turning around in the car park and leaving again to avoid the queues. To get the Hull Live headlines every day, simply pop your email address into the sign-up box just beneath the picture at the top of this article. The busy event came after the event got even more publicity as BBC One show Have I Got News For You poked fun at the drive thru on Friday's show. Presented with a picture of Santa and an unhappy child, Grayson Perry asked: “Is this about social distancing by any chance?” But Romesh revealed: “This is actually the news that even Christmas can't improve the dumpster fire that is 2020. Some of the queuing cars even blocked the Holderness Road bus lane (Image: Rich Addison) “Every year, somewhere promises a Christmas wonderland only to under deliver in spectacularly bleak circumstances.” “Is it Britain?” Ian Hislop quipped. “It's actually 'Santa's Magical Drive Thru Adventure' in Hull,” Romesh explained. “What a surprise.” It came after a Hull mum described the Santa experience as “the stuff of nightmares”. The woman, who paid £38 to take her three children, r

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving corona virus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling situation upon our community and its businesses. While we are maintaining to operate a "business as usual" approach, we are taking a number of changes to help protect both you as customers and us as drivers during these difficult times.

All of our vehicles are sanitised before and after each journey / dividing screens fitted to separate the rear of the vehicle.

We also offer delivery services for local businesses to help get essential items to local customers as well as across the UK.

More Info on Delivery Services