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Rail fares rise by 250% since privatisation

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Some rail fares in Britain have risen by as much as 250 per cent since British Rail was privatised, according to research by the TSSA transport union.

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Dr Beeching may be dead but his spirit lives on

The government is showing the same type of contempt for the UK’s railways and communities that Beeching did all those years ago.

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Rail network has ‘deteriorated’ despite fare increases and large executive salaries

Despite inflation-busting fair increases and big salaries for its executives, a report by the Office of Rail Regulation has produced a damning report on the state of the railways.

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