RMT: Up to 15% of wages will go on train fares

Unions joined commuters in their fury today after it was announced that train fares will go up again next year - this time by an average 6 point 2 per cent.

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Protest over fare rises

Tens of thousands of rail commuters will have to pay more than £5,000 a year for their season tickets after new rises come into effect in January, a union warned today.