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As nation avoids public transport, demand for renting parking spaces has soared
Parking
Wednesday 10th June 2020
Due to poor public transport services, the UK has consistently been car-dependant, but adamant at avoiding expensive, over-crowded city centre car parks. And now given the circumstance and the slow return to work, the demand of private parking rentals has surged.
Government announces free hospital parking for NHS staff
Parking
Monday 6th April 2020
Private parking firms are usually those in charge of hospital parking, so the government has promised to provide NHS trusts with the money for them to offer it for free during the coronavirus outbreak. However, there has been demand for this to continue to be the case during normal circumstances, so NHS workers do not have to pay to park. 
32% of drivers would drive off if they hit another car whilst parking
Parking
Friday 27th March 2020
Nearly a third of UK drivers have admitted that they would drive off if they hit another car whilst parking. This study showed that drivers in London were the most likely to do this and women were more likely to own up than men when it came to their parking mistakes.
Motorists pay out £1.5bn per year for car park accident damage
Parking
Monday 2nd March 2020
Car park bumps are costing UK motorists a total of £1.5 billion per year, according to research conducted by Skoda. Lampposts, trees, space dividers and other cars have all been reported as unwitting participants in motorists’ attempts to park.
The most expensive daily parking rates at A&E in England have been revealed
Parking
Friday 24th January 2020
It can cost up to £77 for a day’s parking at an A&E in London. Hospitals have claimed that they have to charge the rates they do to protect against misuse of their facilities.
A £4 million pound investment into adding 1,000 charging points in London this year announced
Parking
Monday 13th January 2020
To encourage the use of electric cars, it has been agreed that 2,000 charging points will be added in London during 2020.
Renting driveways could save Christmas shoppers time and money
Parking
Friday 20th December 2019
As opposed to searching for a parking space, an online parking portal has proved popular for Christmas shoppers looking to save money by parking on rented driveways.
EV chargers to become mandatory on new homes
Car Insurance
Monday 9th July 2018

When buying a house, you tend to think of the future. Would a house with EV chargers tempt you to buy, over a house without EV chargers?

Martin Saarinen, Auto

Drivers are handed a private parking ticket every six seconds
Car Insurance
Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Drivers are handed a private parking ticket at a rate of one every six seconds. But who is to blame? Is it careless drivers, over zealous parking attendants, or unclear