Rachel Townsend reports on George Osborne train ticket dispute

The Chancellor George Osborne and an aide have been involved in a dispute with a ticket collector after sitting in a first class train carriage despite apparently travelling on a standard class ticket.

The train was travelling from Wilmslow to London and ITV Granada's correspondent Rachel Townsend was on board.

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George Osborne train dispute

Cheshire MP George Osborne has argued with ticket collectors after he refused to sit in standard class on a train to London.