(In answer to this.)
At least, not at the rate things are happening in the morally bankrupt dystopian UK.
Exhibit A – Randomly chosen, their ownership of hospital car parks says it all really. The rest of this blog going back over 10 years includes enough evidence that the authorities and remote corporations such as Parkingeye will have no compunction to use technology to turn the screws on an increasingly pressured public in return for a nice little earner.
Fight back club: Am working on a plan, will post here in due course. People, you have to choose, do you want to enjoy the rest of your life learning an instrument, having a good time with your family, or writing letters to councils and county courts, and then attending said courts, over matters that only exist because councils and corporations are making every aspect of contemporary life a total battle?