Rail fares to rise by 4.1%

Regulated train fares are set to rise by an average 4.1% from January after the headline rate of retail price index nflation fell to 3.1% in July from 3.3% in June. Labour has pledged to cap fare rises if it gets into power.

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King's Cross protesters call for return to National Rail

About 25 protesters calling for a cut in rail fares and a return to British Rail are staging a demonstration outside King's Cross Station in central London.

Action for Rail protesters outside Kings Cross Station in central London Credit: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire
Protester Bernard Harrison, 80, from Ealing Credit: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire
Protesters opposing a further rise in rail fares Credit: ITV News

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