Parking Fines

Bureaucratic Hypocrisy Over Foreign Car Fines

Kitiara Pascoe | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK
Kitiara Pascoe

Perhaps the Department for Transport and the Local Government Association should stop yakking on about trying to 'tackle' this and attempting to 'tackle' that and do something just about as useful, like giving road-crossing lessons to deer.

Eric Pickles Wants Householders To Turn driveways Into Car Parks To Boost Income

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK

Householders should be free to turn their driveway into a car park to boost their income and help provide cheaper parking spaces, a Cabinet minister h...

'Nice Little Earner'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK

Parking charges made councils a £565m profit last year, according to the RAC foundation. The surplus was up from the previous year, prompting loca...

Bruce Willis and the Vanishing Car

Joe Mott | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK
Joe Mott

I'm quite sure that by the strict letter of the law, Hackney Council are perfectly entitled to take my car and charge me that money because - despite being an Olympic Park away (almost) from where I was parked - they had put up a sign.