The government have just agreed to impose massive rail fare increases on Surrey commuters. A Guildford to London season ticket will go up £200, to nearly £3,300 a year. The increase is also £200 from Woking, to £2,952. The 6% rises are nearly double inflation. And over the next three years, fares will rise by [...]
Surrey is paying for Coalition CutsSurrey is paying a huge price for Conservative and Liberal Democrat cuts. Local Lib Dems may try to blame the “government” as if they have nothing to do with it but Lib Dems MPs vote for everything the government does. The Coalition runs not just the county council but every Surrey council. Tories and Lib Dems are making us pay more tax but giving us less in return. The UK is going into recession again, just as experts predicted when they said the cuts were dangerous. If you don’t like what David Cameron and Nick Clegg are doing, Labour is the only party on your side.
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