Rail fares: unions and Labour condemn ‘staggering’ increase

A piece From the Guardian Newspaper Rail Fares will rise by 3.4% on average, sparking protests at dozens of train stations as ‘passengers pay more for less’ Peter WalkerPolitical correspondent     Labour and trade unions have condemned “staggering” annual increases to rail fares, which come into force on Tuesday, triggering protests at dozens of stations […]

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Train fares: UK rail passengers face biggest rise for five years

Union says announcement that average ticket prices will increase by 3.4% in January is ‘another kick in the teeth’  From “The Guardian” @GwynTopham  UK rail fares will rise by 3.4% on January 2 – the largest increase for five years, train companies have announced. Fares for all journeys in 2018 have been published, showing an […]

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