Backlash over rail fares rise

Rail fares have increased by an average of 3.9% around the UK. Welsh transport charity Sustrans Cymru has warned that people here are being condemned to 'transport poverty.'

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Rail fare rise above inflation again

From today, fares have risen by 3.9% overall. Regulated fares, including season tickets, are up 4.2%.

Campaigners have pointed it it's the tenth successive above-inflation annual rise, and some fares have increased by more than 50% over the last decade.

Rail fares have risen again for 2013 Credit: ITV News Wales

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