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Whether you legally HAVE to report accidentally denting someone else's car
Almost one-in-five Brits said they would just drive away and not leave their details if they dented another car when parking, figures show. Accidents aren't illegal, but failing to stop could land you a huge fine - and even risk an arrest - if you're caught.
How to make money from your driveway
The Independent looks into how renting driveways and empty spaces made more than £15m for their owners in 2018.
Cambridge homeowners renting out their driveways to boost their income
A look at how homeowners in Cambridge are generating £1,500 per year through renting out their driveways.
How Tunbridge Wells residents are benefiting from soaring parking demand
Royal Tunbridge Wells is being targeted as a ‘top priority’ for helping householders rent out their empty driveways to drivers.
The high cost of parking at the UK’s seaside resorts
Research by YourParkingSpace revealed that drivers could be charged up to £24 more for a day’s parking, with savings up to 80% available by pre-booking available ahead of the bank holiday weekend.
How driveways in Brighton are a lucrative money-earner for home owners
Driveways in Brighton are being rented out for more money than anywhere else outside of London.
Parking fines of £13.3m issued to hospital vehicles in 2016
Freedom of Information requests by YourParkingSpace revealed that £13.3 million in parking fines were issued to hospital visitors last year, with just one in 10 of these tickets appealed despite the fact that two-thirds of appeals were successful.
Safety in car parks - one-third of people don't feel safe
A national survey conducted byfound that 38% of people had felt unsafe in a car park, with that figure rising to 51% amongst women drivers.
Adding a driveway can add up to 10% to the price of your home
Adding a driveway to your property gives a bigger boost to the price of your home than a new fitted kitchen, adding an extra bedroom, or building a conservatory.
How UK Local Authorities are missing out on £50m in revenue
Research from YourParkingSpace has revealed that councils are missing out on £50 million in annual income through not marketing their available parking spaces effectively.
British holidaymakers choosing driveway parking over airport car parks
A growing number of British holidaymakers are shunning official airport car parks for the cheaper option of renting a private driveway close to the airport.
How businesses and private individuals earned £2m in 2015 via YourParkingSpace
How home owners and businesses profited from their unused parking spots in 2015, earning £2million using YourParkingSpace.