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David Beckham parks his Land Rover Defender on double yellow lines in the Cotswolds

David Beckham risked angering locals on Monday as he parked his Land Rover Defender on double yellow lines to pick up supplies in the Cotswolds.

The former footballer, 45, was joined by daughter Harper, eight, to shop at local upmarket deli Mr Bumbles in Burford, Oxon, Oxfordshire. 

David and wife Victoria have already faced backlash from locals for staying in the countryside during the coronavirus lockdown. They are currently self-isolating at their £6million second home with three of their four children.

Oops! David Beckham risked angering locals on Monday as he parked his Land Rover Defender (pictured) on double yellow lines to pick up supplies in the Cotswolds

The former footballer and Harper travelled 16 miles from their luxury Cotwolds home to pick up supplies from Mr Bumbles on Monday. 

Yet David appeared to be lax about parking as he left his Land Rover Defender, with prices for the vehicle starting at £45,000, parked on double yellow lines.

The former footballer was seen entering Mr Bumbles for supplies with daughter Harper, appearing to leave his car vacant.    

Double yellow lines means no parking at any time with drivers only allowed to stop for loading, unloading and passengers getting in or out the vehicle – if loading restrictions apply. Occasionally a sign specifies time or seasonal restrictions.

Supplies: The former footballer, 45, was joined by daughter Harper, eight, to shop at local upmarket deli Mr Bumbles in Burford, Oxon, Oxfordshire

Supplies: The former footballer, 45, was joined by daughter Harper, eight, to shop at local upmarket deli Mr Bumbles in Burford, Oxon, Oxfordshire

Backlash: David and wife Victoria have already faced backlash from locals for staying in the countryside during the coronavirus lockdown. They are currently self-isolating at their £6million second home with three of their four children

Backlash: David and wife Victoria have already faced backlash from locals for staying in the countryside during the coronavirus lockdown. They are currently self-isolating at their £6million second home with three of their four children

Drivers risk a £70 fine if caught and this can be reduced by 50% if it is paid off within 14 days. This can also include your vehicle overhanging on a double yellow line. 

MailOnline has contacted David’s representative for comment.  

It comes after David was pictured not wearing his seatbelt as he headed out on an outing with his daughter Harper, eight, last week. 

The former footballer hopped in his classic green Land Rover to pick up treats from deli Mr Bumbles. 

Vacant: The former footballer was seen entering Mr Bumbles for supplies with daughter Harper, appearing to leave his car vacant and parked on double yellow lines

Vacant: The former footballer was seen entering Mr Bumbles for supplies with daughter Harper, appearing to leave his car vacant and parked on double yellow lines 

The father of four has only recently returned to the road after receiving a six-month driving ban a year ago for using his mobile phone at the wheel of his £100k Bentley.

At a court hearing last May, David was banned from driving for six months and ordered to pay a £750 fine after admitting using his phone while driving in slow moving traffic in London in November 2018.  

Beckham previously avoided a speeding prosecution for driving a loaned Bentley at 59mph in a 40mph zone in west London two months before the November 2018 incident.

Celebrity lawyer Nick Freeman argued a notice of intended prosecution (NIP) was not received until one day after the statutory 14-day limit. The technicality meant he did not face any further action.

Not ideal: Drivers risk a £70 fine if caught and this can be reduced by 50% if it is paid off within 14 days. This can also include your vehicle overhanging on a double yellow line (Harper pictured outside the shop)

Not ideal: Drivers risk a £70 fine if caught and this can be reduced by 50% if it is paid off within 14 days. This can also include your vehicle overhanging on a double yellow line (Harper pictured outside the shop) 

David has been spotted driving his Land Rover around the country lanes near the Beckham family’s Chipping Norton home during lockdown, with a source telling The Sun that he regularly heads to Mr Bumbles deli.  

‘David has visited Mrs Bumbles at least three times in the last three weeks, he really likes the produce and always spends a lot of money,’ the insider claimed. 

‘He looked very happy and relaxed with his little girl – so much so that he forgot to buckle up.’

A representative for David declined to comment when contacted by MailOnline. 

Mansion: Only recently, David and Victoria became the latest second home celebrities to face a backlash from locals for staying in the countryside during the lockdown

Mansion: Only recently, David and Victoria became the latest second home celebrities to face a backlash from locals for staying in the countryside during the lockdown

The Beckham family have already attracted controversy during the coronavirus pandemic.

Only recently, David and Victoria became the latest second home celebrities to face a backlash from locals for staying in the countryside during the lockdown. 

The couple are isolating with children Romeo, 17, Cruz, 15, and Harper, eight, while eldest son Brooklyn, 21, quarantines with girlfriend Nicola Peltz in the US. 

One woman who works at the butchers near their home in Great Tew, Oxfordshire, said: ‘The Beckhams and these other fancy folks who think it’s a good idea to self-isolate in the country are just being selfish.’

A local councillor added: ‘Showing off your beautiful country mansion on social media and telling us all what a wonderful time you’re having is just rubbing our noses in it.

Idyllic: The couple are isolating with children Romeo, 17, Cruz, 15, and Harper, eight, while eldest son Brooklyn, 21, quarantines with girlfriend Nicola Peltz in the US

Idyllic: The couple are isolating with children Romeo, 17, Cruz, 15, and Harper, eight, while eldest son Brooklyn, 21, quarantines with girlfriend Nicola Peltz in the US 

‘The Beckhams and other celebrities are just being stupid, irresponsible and insensitive.’

The Beckhams left their London home to stay at their countryside property before the UK was put on lockdown on March 23.

Although they spend a lot of time there on a regular basis, they have been bombarding their followers with pictures and videos of enjoying a luxurious lockdown in their palatial surrounds.

So many videos have been posted on their feeds that locals have branded their stay ‘selfie-isolation.’

Lockdown life: The Beckhams left their London home to stay at their countryside property before the UK was put on lockdown on March 23

Lockdown life: The Beckhams left their London home to stay at their countryside property before the UK was put on lockdown on March 23 

The Beckhams’ Cotswolds home is a Grade-II listed converted barn that boasts a natural swimming pond, sauna, hot tub, tennis court and a garden designed by Chelsea Flower Show winner Marcus Barnett.

The two-acre site has been planted with 23 different kinds of trees and also has its own croquet lawn.

The Beckhams, whose family fortune is worth £335million, also recently faced backlash for furloughing 30 of their staff, something they have since reversed during lockdown.  

'We are so fortunate': Although they spend a lot of time there on a regular basis, they have been bombarding their followers with pictures and videos of enjoying a luxurious lockdown in their palatial surrounds

‘We are so fortunate’: Although they spend a lot of time there on a regular basis, they have been bombarding their followers with pictures and videos of enjoying a luxurious lockdown in their palatial surrounds

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