Councils in England recorded a 4.6% reduction in profits from parking in 2019-20, according to figures obtained by the RAC Foundations.
Cars have grown by as much as 55% since the 1970s, leaving drivers to squeeze out of them in parking bays that have remained the same, new research suggests.
More than one in 10 British motorists would defy a pavement parking ban if it was introduced following a government consultation, according to research from Yourparkingspace.co.uk.
A new report by think tank Centre for London has called on London councils to increase charges for residential parking to help drive down car ownership in the city.
Improved parking on its way for fleet drivers and operators.
Action taken to reduce rogue car park charges.
The majority of UK airports have increased their short-term charges for picking up and dropping off passengers since last year, new research from RAC suggests.
Ford and Vodafone’s Parking Space Guidance trial aims to reduce costs and save time using real-time data
Newcastle has been revealed as Britain’s parking hotspot following a study of UK cities conducted by GAP insurance providers, InsuretheGap.com.
Government says data could be used to identify available parking spaces, permitted times and price, which apps could use right across the country.
The number of penalty tickets issued to drivers parking on private land has increased by more than a million in just 12 months, official figures suggest.
Drivers in Barnet receive more parking penalties than in any other UK local council area, research from Warranty Direct has found.
Fleets will have greater protections against bogus parking penalties as new measures to clamp down on rogue private parking firms become law.
Nexus Vehicle Rental has welcomed the House of Commons approval of a private members’ bill seeking to protect drivers from unscrupulous private car parking companies.
From April to July, private parking companies requested 1,479,152 sets of vehicle keeper records from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).
The City of London Corporation has announced the introduction of new emissions based parking charges for on-street parking in the Square Mile.
YourParkingSpace.co.uk survey suggests more than half (55%) of respondents don’t want to stop motorists from being able to park their cars on a pavement.
Councils in England are on course to generate a combined ‘profit’ of £885 million in 2018/19 from their parking operations – a 13% increase year-on-year.
Fleet News offers a range of reports, whitepapers, in-depth features and manufacturer brochures to enhance fleet decision-makers' understanding of key issues and products.
Fleet News is published monthly, in print and digital formats.
Register now to see if you qualify for a free subscription.