Friday 11th September 2020
Motorists may be able to reduce fines issued by private parking firms or cancel them entirely, under potential new rules.
Monday 20th July 2020
It has been announced that the free hospital parking that has been offered to NHS staff during the coronavirus pandemic cannot continue indefinitely.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.