Councils across England have been accused of implementing “an unacceptable mass ticketing culture” after the release of figures showing that car parking charges have generated £600m of surplus profit in the past year.
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Tuesday 09 December 2008
An elderly man died after being knocked to the ground during an argument about a car park space in Devon, an inquest ruled.
Sunday 07 December 2008
Banks that lent £350m to Carlyle, the private equity giant, to buy the world’s biggest car wash firm have interviewed advisers to help restructure the debt.
Tuesday 29 July 2008
Two suspected burglars died when their getaway car crashed into railings today.
Friday 04 July 2008
A clamping company has been accused of "fleecing the public" after charging victims £100 for venting their fury at attendants.
Sunday 13 April 2008
Tuesday 22 January 2008
The Financial Services Authority is to launch an investigation into the fast-growing comparison site market, in response to renewed calls from the insurance industry for the FSA to begin regulating the sector.
Tuesday 27 July 2004
The elderly garage owner who spotted the fugitive Mark Hobson denied yesterday that he was a hero, saying: "I had to do something."
Saturday 06 September 2003
Monday 04 August 2003
Saturday 01 March 2003
Tuesday 27 August 2002
Sunday 07 July 2002
Thursday 23 May 2002
Sunday 30 April 2000
Tuesday 18 April 2000
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
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