ITV News has been asking people on their Facebook page whether they agree with one in four hospitals increasing parking charges. Here are some of your views:
With NHS cuts, parking charges are another way of making some extra money".
It is totally unfair that parking is free in hospitals in Scotland and Wales but not in England".
I get the need to charge for something so they can make improvements, but when you're charged and there are no spaces, no improvements, expensive fees, you're also paying the price for being unwell or needing treatment".
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