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From what you have written the car parked is causing an obstruction and this can be a matter for the police. I know that other people have contacted the police in the past but if you can not get out of the road then they should be notified and asked to take action. It is set out in - Contrary to regulation 103 of the Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1986, section 42 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988. Regulation 103 of the Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1986 creates the offence of unnecessary obstruction.103. No person in charge of a motor vehicle or trailer shall cause or permit the vehicle to stand on a road so as to cause any unnecessary obstruction.RemovalRemoval and Disposal of Vehicles Regulations 1986 provide for the removal and disposal of broken down, illegally parked or abandoned vehicles. To get your vehicle towed away in some cases which means the owner will have to pay the recovery costs to get the car back.
If the police do not do anything then I would escalate the matter within the police. I would also contact your local councillors and ask them to exert some pressure on the local council. I am happy to discuss further but please rate positive. Thanks
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