Media Coverage

YourParkingSpace in the news

Tunbridge Wells Residents Rent Out Driveways as Parking Demand Soars

9th June 2017

Royal Tunbridge Wells is being targeted as a ‘top priority’ for helping householders rent out their empty driveways to drivers.

Eye-watering Parking Fees Revealed at the UK’s Seaside resorts

24th May 2017

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. 

Turns Out You Could Make a Small Fortune From Renting Out Your Driveway

22nd May 2017

Driveways in Brighton are being rented out for more money than anywhere else outside of London.

Hospital Visitors Slapped With Parking Fines Worth £13.3m Last Year

20th January 2017

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.

More Than a Third of People Don't Feel Safe in Car Parks

25th October 2016

A national survey conducted by YourParkingSpace.co.uk found that 38% of people had felt unsafe in a car park, with that figure rising to 51% amongst women drivers. 

House Prices Up 10% By Adding a Driveway

4th August 2016

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.

Cash-strapped Councils Missing Out on Nearly £50m of Revenue

11th July 2016

Research from YourParkingSpace has revealed that councils are missing out on £50 million in annual income through not marketing their available parking spaces effectively. 

Going on Holiday? Park in Someone’s Driveway

29th June 2016

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. 

Property Owners Earn £2m Renting Out Parking Spaces

16th January 2016

How home owners and businesses profited from their unused parking spots in 2015, earning £2million using YourParkingSpace.