New parking rules come into force – BBC News

Posted March 31st, 2008 in closed circuit television, fines, news, parking by sally

“New parking regulations have come into force in England despite concerns over the use of CCTV footage to enforce rules and impose fines.”

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BBC News, 31st March 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Man in £1,000 parking fine battle – BBC News

Posted March 26th, 2008 in news, parking by sally

“A man with severe memory problems is hoping to get £1,000 worth of parking fines writen off.”

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BBC News, 26th March 2008

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Parking fines via CCTV to force drivers to obey – The Times

Posted February 29th, 2008 in closed circuit television, news, parking by sally

“Under an overhaul of parking regulations set out by the Government, a new era of ‘remote enforcement’ will become commonplace. From March 31 councils across England will be allowed to use CCTV cameras to detect parking offences.”

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The Times, 29th February 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

8 in 10 parking fines overturned on appeal – Daily Telegraph

Posted October 29th, 2007 in fines, news, parking by sally

“A huge number of parking fines are being quashed because councils present poor evidence or no proof at all when challenged by drivers.”

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Daily Telegraph, 29th October 2007

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Moncrieff and another v Jamieson and others – WLR Daily

Posted October 18th, 2007 in law reports, parking, Scotland, servitudes by sally

Moncrieff and another v Jamieson and others [2007] UKHL 42

“A servitude right to park vehicles, where necessary for the comfortable use and enjoyment of a right of vehicular access, was capable of being constituted in the law of Scotland as ancillary thereto.”

WLR Daily, 17th October 2007

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

Wolman v. Islington London Borough Council and Another – Times Law Reports

Posted August 20th, 2007 in law reports, parking by sally

Irrelevance of ‘on’ or ‘over’

Wolman v. Islington London Borough Council and Another

Court of Appeal

“It was an offence in Greater London to park a motorcycle on its stand on the pavement with its body and one or both of its wheels on or over the pavement.”

The Times, 20th August 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Please note the Times Law Reports are only available free on Times Online for 21 days from the date of publication.

Wheel-clamp profits to be banned – Daily Telegraph

Posted August 16th, 2007 in news, parking by sally

“Traffic wardens should no longer clamp cars for single breaches of parking offences under new guidelines issued by the Government.”

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Daily Telegraph, 16th August 2007

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Barrister loses motorcycle parking challenge – The Times

Posted July 31st, 2007 in news, parking by michael

“A barrister who claimed his motorcycle was immune to parking tickets because its wheels did not touch the ground was told to pay up today by the Court of Appeal. ”

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The Times, July 31st 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Motorcycling barrister floats a challenge to parking laws – The Times

Posted July 13th, 2007 in news, parking by sally

“A barrister claimed yesterday that his motorcycle is immune to parking tickets because its wheels do not touch the ground when it is parked.”

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The Times, 13th July 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Parking bailiffs may win right to enter homes – Daily Telegraph

Posted April 10th, 2007 in bailiffs, news, parking by sally

“More than a million motorists a year face having bailiffs force their way into their homes to collect unpaid parking fines under legislation before MPs.”

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Daily Telegraph, 10th April 2007

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk