Rail fare rises - west report

The region's rail commuters returning to work today after the Christmas and New Year break were hit by inflation-busting fare rises. The average increase is nearly 4% up on this time last year.

The rail companies say the rises are needed to pay for improvements but passengers say they are unfair. Mike Pearse reports.

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Region's rail fares on the rise

Train fares go up today as do car parking charges at stations