Rail fare increases prompt protests at stations across UK
Demonstrations held at more than 20 stations as fares rise by above-inflation average of 3.1%
Campaigners have staged demonstrations at railway stations across the country as the transport secretary, Chris Grayling, blamed trade unions for ticket price hikes.
Michelle Rodgers, RMT national president, leads small but vocal protest over rail fares at Manchester Piccadilly station pic.twitter.com/UhldnuqLg0
Source: Guardian Transport