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Parking charges: 'You're forever feeding the meter'

Parking charges are providing huge cash surpluses for some English councils, according to the RAC Foundation.

The 359 councils across England had a total current account surplus of £565m from on and off-street parking schemes in 2011-12, according to the figures.

The BBC spoke to some motorists in Westminster to find out if they though parking charges there, and in their local areas, were excessive.

  • 01 Aug 2013
  • From the section UK
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