Daughter currently on train from York to King’s Cross taking 3 hrs plus due to works. £128 and just told that she may be charged more to stand in first class vestibule.
East Coast trains, publicly owned, making huge profits for the government. Privatised rail companies are heavily subsidised by government. Why privatise East Coast trains?
Get back to the good old days with railways who cared.
It was never a good idea to put the railways into private hands in the first place.
I saw Ellie speak today at GSA. Why do we put up with this crap? Make the impossible possible. It’d be the best come back since Take That.
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The buses and trains need to be put back in public hands we at the moment subsidies them ever since the Tories sold them of so how can you tell me that they are private companys
but as it doesn't affect them, they don't care
Has the government's decarbonisation policy hit fever point?
Privatizing has buggered up the electricity industry, the gas industry, the water industry and the waste disposal industry too. Some things should be considered a service and run to provide just that at an economic cost not a way of milking the end users.