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Rail fares rise despite commuters dismay

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  Rail fares will be increased by 1.1% from 2nd January, 2016. Though this is the lowest price hike since 2010, commuters are still inconvenienced.   The annual rise in rail fare annoyed rail commuters, but the good news is that not all price of rail tickets will rise. The Railway Network said that the price of some tickets will remain the same, and will even reduce. Only seasoned tickets, off-peak tickets, long distance and anytime tickets are regulated by the Railway Network. Image via : What happens to the money? For every pound you pay, 97p is used by the National Rail. All the money paid by the commuters is used by the railway network to goes to providing the salary of the employees, used to buy fuel, other day-to-day running cost