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Tweets of wheelbarrow being ticketed were hoax, says Leeds City Council

27 June 2015
This image is a hoax, says Leeds City Council
This image is a hoax, says Leeds City Council


Images of what appears to be an over-zealous civil enforcement officer issuing a parking fine to a wheelbarrow in the centre of Leeds are a hoax, according to the city council. 

The pictures were originally posted on Twitter by @Geezajay2013, who tweeted: “Leeds City Council putting a parking ticket on a wheel barrow”.

A Leeds City Council spokeswoman said: “We have looked into this and found no evidence that anything like this happened – it is a hoax. However, the...

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