Peeved British dad fined $80 pays in pennies

By www.primenewsghana.com

A British dad fined about $80 for taking his child on a vacation during the school term protested the fee by paying it entirely in pennies(coins).

The man had a friend film as he carried the bags of pennies -- 1-pence and 2-pence pieces - into his local council office in Telford, England, and dumped them out on a desk.

"I was fined by the local authority for taking my child on holiday during the term time," the dad wrote. "When I called up to explain there is no specific law, the person on the phone had quite a rude attitude, so I went one better and changed the fine sum into penny pieces." 

"I went into my local council office and tipped the entire amount onto the counter," he wrote according to Upi.com.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZT0uiT3-38