Parking fine blitz as numberplate patrols take toll

Change comes now that the system of parking fines was passed to local councils to run – and, often, increase the fines

New armies of control officers are on pat­rol with the help of cars fitted with LAPI automatic numberplate recognition to flag up offenders.

Many towns now ask drivers to enter their car registration number when they park. If a ...

To read the remaining 85% of this article, you need to either

Subscribe now to The Connexion and benefit from access to our archived articles since 2006

Freedom Subscription

Pay every three months. Our most flexible subscription.

Subscription automatically renews so you don't miss an edition (you can switch this off at any time)

1 Year Subscription (12 editions) (Our best value offer)

1 year of great reading in print and online

Subscription automatically renews so you don't miss an edition (you can switch this off at any time).

Loading some business profiles...

Loading some classifieds...