Council workers have painted two sets of double yellow lines along an alley in Swindon, which is just four feet wide.
Swindon Borough Council says it was done by contractors working on its behalf to stop illegal parking in alleyways.
Locals say it's stupid and a waste of money.
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Rain will turn heavy and persistent at times this afternoon.
Youth work charity Kids Company is to stop running services from Wednesday evening, it has been reported.
Lingering rain and showers this morning.