"It's not so much the parking meter on the summit which upsets us" said a group of climbers "As the council tax on our base camp. They put out tent in band D, for goodness sake, and it hasn't even got a canopy."
The Nepalese government are curently trying to recruit traffic wardens, but have expressed doubts about a bid from from G4S. "Who's going to climb all the way there to check up on them?" said a government spokesman.