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One-Third Of British Front Gardens Are Now Parking Spaces [Headlines]

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Seven million UK homes have given up their front yards to car storage. Are more people driving?

Karen Baker
  • 25 july 2012

Nearly one in three British front lawns have been covered over with concrete to create parking spaces, impacting local habitat, flooding, and urban heat waves.

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