rail fare rises
If standard class carriages generate 61% more income, then it would seem to be a simple financial decision to start converting first class carriages on their own initiative? This does depend on more demand being created for standard class.
Train company bosses are enjoying six-figure salaries at a time when rail passengers are enduring above-inflation fare rises
Unlike buying a car or new kitchen, the hard pressed commuter of today is often paying for improvements that will be enjoyed years from now. When upgrades do arrive, the benefits are often taken up in the form of catering for increased demand.
Rail fares in the UK are "not as expensive as is being presented" a minister has said, despite a survey suggesting some UK