School run mum who parked on roundabout gets ticket

A mother on the school run has been given a ticket after parking on the exit to a roundabout in Birmingham.

Police spotted the woman parked up in the exit near Swanhurst School on Monday morning.

Two community support officers had been at the scene following concerns about car parking.

The force posted a picture on Twitter of the offending vehicle.

The incident drew strong criticism on Twitter, with users slamming it as "dangerous" and "selfish".