NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz 28 Apr, 2021 21:15 am

UK man beats boredom by parking in every spot at local supermarket

UK man beats boredom by parking in every spot at local supermarket
Gareth Wild completed his 'magnum opus' in six years (and three cars).

It has taken him six years, but UK man Gareth Wild has completed his local supermarket car park.— Gareth Wild (@GarethWild) April 27, 2021 After a decade of doing his family's weekly shop at the same supermarket Wild, 39, decided in 2015 that he would spice things up by setting himself a challenge.Photo / Gareth Wild "It's a long time to do anything, let alone something as trivial as this.Photo / Gareth Wild Asked to describe his emotion when he arrived to find all the spaces he needed to conquer were taken, the production director joked: "Getting all of Area B was the same sort of joy I had at the birth of my first born.

Photo / Gareth Wild His story led others to come out of the woodwork and reveal that they have taken on similar tasks." Crossing off disabled and motorbike spaces that he could not use, Wild printed an aerial photograph of the superstore car park and divided it into zones to ensure that he did not miss a space.

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