Drivers in London 'hit hardest by speed cameras'

Speed cameras in the City of London Credit: PA

A record number of speeding fines were issued in London last year, the Daily Mail reports.

Drivers in the capital were hit hardest in the UK beingpenalised 850,000 times in 2012/13 compared with 797,000 times the year before.

Some 1.32 million fines were issued for minor offences in 2011/12, the newspaper said, a record number and a rise of 16% on the previous year.