One Coventry motorist has spent a staggering £5,490 on parking fines after being handed 131 parking tickets.

The unnamed driver – who has paid every penny of his fines – is one of Coventry’s most ticketed motorists after first being caught out in 2010.

Other drivers in the city have also been ticketed multiple times leaving them with huge bills.

Reported by the Coventry Telegraph. You can read the full story here. 

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