Warning after 1,000 cars left in muddy field by 'airport parking companies'

More than 1,000 cars have been left unattended in a muddy field by five companies promising off-site parking for Gatwick Airport.

Drivers are being charged £50 a week for the service, which is being investigated by police.

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Car owners blast off-site airport parking 'cowboys'

A holidaymaker who used an airport parking company while he went on abroad from Gatwick has returned home to find his car missing.

It comes a day after it was revealed thousands of cars have been found parked insecurely in muddy fields - with their keys left nearby for anyone to help themselves.

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