When ends won't meet, the sharks begin to circle

A recent opinion poll by ComRes showed 2 in 5 adults (42%) often/sometimes struggle to make it to payday and 50% of adults are worried about their level of personal debt. Of those adults who have taken out a payday loan, 50% have used it to buy food and 35% have used it pay for a gas or

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Fares not fair : ticket prices rising 3 times faster than wages

The government is committed to increases on regulated fares for 2013 and 2014 at 1% above inflation. With the additional 5% that train operating companies can add to some routes, regulated fares such as peak time and season tickets in many parts of the country could rise by over

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A railway that delivers for people before profit

On the 1st August the Northern TUC and rail unions were at rail stations across the region to oppose Government plans to privatise the East Coast Main Line, which has been in successful public ownership since 2009.

Record levels of customer satisfaction have been achieved on the line and it has

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