Highway robbery averted, CCTV Smart car chased out of town
Avid Bitterwallet reader The Couch has pointed us in the direction of a website called Nutsville - "highlighting corruption, deceit and plain old incompetence in local London councils". The site's chief remit appears to be to cause irritation for councillors concerning road use in the capital, with a bias towards the plight of motorcyclists in particular.
One of their favourite targets is the CCTV Smart car, used by councils across the country to "enhance road safety" - though they seem to do a tremendous job of filling the pockets of councils too. According to the BBC, in the year to March 2010, Londoners alone paid £7.3 million in fines as a result of CCTV Smart cars.
Nutsville also has a flair for producing YouTube videos highlighting their cause - this is the latest, with motorcyclists engaging in guerrilla tactics to spoil the council's fun: