Up to ten thousand Blue Badge holders in Derby are set to lose their free parking in city council car parks.
Currently badge holders can park for three hours without charge, but from 2014, nearly three quarters of them will have to pay.
Derby City Council says the £8,000 saved will help plug the £62 million hole in its budget. But one charity says it's a tax on those with disabilities.
More top news
Scattered wintry showers will continue overnight. Clear spells will allow a frost to develop by morning.
It will stay windy overnight and wintry showers will continue to feed across the region, especially in the north and west.
'Stressful' and 'nerve wracking' is how parents think the process for how secondary school places are awarded - but is there another way?