Parking News Articles
If you have your own drive way, the problems of parking should be eliminated. But what if parking on your driveway still resulted in a parking fine?
Rachael Burford, The Mail Online, reports:
Being fully aware of the rules of the road is something every driver should feel confident of. But, are there certain rules of the highway code that you’re unwittingly breaking?
Sophie Kitching, The Telegraph, reports:
It’s bad enough that parking machines don’t accept copper coins, and worse still when you find a counterfeit coin in your purse that gets rejected. It will be even more frustrating if parking machines are unable to accept the new £1, especially considering it will be legal tender.
Air pollution is a hot topic. It’s driving the production of electric cars and has prompted countries such as Norway to consider banning petrol cars altogether. But what steps is the UK taking? The mayor of London has an unusual suggestion.
Fionn Hargreaves, The MailOnline, reports:
If you’re frustrated with people parking unlawfully on your property, then this might be the answer to your prayers! A new app has been released, enabling people to report illegal parking on private land, and you can even get £10 for doing so!
James Dunn, The Mail Online, reports:
Imagine you’re driving into a car park, it’s busy and you’re hunting for a space. Yet instead of finding neatly parked cars, you’re faced with large vehicles taking over two spaces. Would this frustrate you?
What car do you drive? Plenty of us have smaller cars such as Ford KA’s and Renault Clio’s, but many are driving much larger vehicles which are struggling to fit in a normal parking space.
Tim Pollard, Car Magazine reports:
Over half of motorists believe residents should "own" the road outside their homes for the purposes of parking.
A recent survey has found that 53% of people would like to be within their rights to prevent other motorists from parking directly outside their homes.