Motorists paying £8 billion a year to park
Parking prices rose 12.5% last year, with high charges deterring shoppers from visiting town centres, a new survey says
6 September 2012
Olympics fines warning for London drivers
Drivers in London are being warned to stay out of special Games Lanes from Monday, or face penalties of up to £130
13 July 2012
Councils issue more parking fines, one every 4.6 seconds
Local councils handed out an increased number of parking tickets last year despite cutting back on traffic wardens
25 May 2012
End 'rip off' charges, says Ed Miliband
The Labour leader says the Government should intervene on exorbitant charges for savings, holidays, banking and parking
18 January 2012
Wheel clamping ban moves closer
9 February 2011
Councils want 70% jump in parking fines
22 November 2010
Bogus photo used to slap motorist with parking fine
13 October 2010
Wheel clamping to be banned on private land
17 August 2010
Campaigner loses landmark parking appeal case
25 May 2010
Bank charges at centre of Lib Dem manifesto
9 April 2010
13 October 2021
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