Tens of thousands of motorists are being ripped off by the soaring scandal of underhand bus-lane ‘entrapment’, the AA warns today.

The motoring organisation is demanding action by ministers to outlaw the latest cash-raising scam by councils that have become ‘addicted to the lucrative income from these rat traps’.

A bus lane camera at one junction in London alone has raked in £6million and is the biggest ‘cash cow’ in the UK, it says.

Reported by the Daily Mail. You can read the full story here. 

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