September 15, 2014

This day in history:
On this day in 1960 London introduces Traffic Wardens onto the streets of the capital. The first person to receive a parking ticket from a traffic warden was Dr Thomas Creighton on 19th September 1960. He had parked his Ford Popular car outside a West End hotel to visit a patient suffering from a heart attack. However, such was the outcry in the press that the ticket was cancelled. read more

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