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Raise cost of parking to force
motorists to walk! Nanny
watchdog´s plan to
get Britain fit

Daily Mail [UK], by Sophie Borland

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 11/28/2012 5:29:06 AM

Drivers should be charged more for parking to make them walk instead, health chiefs said yesterday. New guidelines say going by foot or bicycle should become the norm for short journeys to work, school and the shops. Families should even consider selling their car to end the ‘bad habit’ of using it for trips of less than a mile. The advice from NICE, which sets national standards for healthcare, aims to get Britain fit and reduce disease in later life. Doctors and nurses are told to set a good example ‘through their own behaviour’ and town halls are

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Oh this will make Nanny Bloomberg´s day! I can just see him pondering that NICE acronym (National Institute for Clinical Excellence, bringing to unsuspecting Britons the Liverpool Pathway [to Death] and other fatal policies). Nanny and other NHS-lookalike supporters will be working long hours to come up with something similar, both in acronym and policy.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/28/2012 5:39:10 AM     (No. 9037038)

Every time Britain does something that exhibits some common sense,it´s closely followed by more stupidity.The left thinks they can punish people into behaving properly. If that´s the case why not fine people who contract AIDS which is almost completely avoidable.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 11/28/2012 6:26:17 AM     (No. 9037066)

Shop on line. Delivered to the door. Downtown shop closes.

No Parking!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 11/28/2012 8:10:00 AM     (No. 9037173)

nudging...

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