Sheffield in UK's top 10 cities for parking fines

Sheffield drivers received more than £15,000 in parking fines in just two years.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 6th June 2017, 5:49 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th June 2017, 2:40 pm

Car lease specialist UK Carline researched the number of parking fines issues by councils across the UK between 2014 and 2016.

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Sheffield came in seventh place, with 155,552 fines handed out during the two-year period by the city council - a total of £15,555,200 in charges.

In Sheffield, drivers are most likely to be fined on a Tuesday - nationally, the most common day for tickets to be issued is a Saturday.

The only other Yorkshire council in the top 10 was Bradford, which placed ninth with 155, 552 fines issued, mostly commonly on a Tuesday.