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Councils urge higher penalties for illegal parking

Parking fines could be almost twice as expensive, as some local councils petition the government to increase the amount they can charge motorists.

The Transport Minister, Norman Baker has told the BBC that some authorities in England and Wales want to bring their fines in line with those imposed in London.

Joanne Sokill reports.

  • 20 Nov 2010