Train and bus use on the increase
Friday 28 October 2011
The rising cost of motoring is encouraging more people to use public transport, according to bus and train group Go-Ahead.
The operator of bus services in the North-east, London and Oxford said an increase in the number of fare-paying passengers against concessionary users had boosted revenues outside London by 4 per cent in the four months to 26 October. The rail arm, which includes the Southeastern and London Midlands services, saw revenues rise rise 8 to 12 per cent.
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