It would have been cheaper to have agreed to pay deals for rail workers.
And no previous experience is needed!
Avanti is running a heavily reduced timetable as a result of 'unofficial strike action'
The party's shadow transport secretary said the conservative's 'disastrous rail system' has 'catastrophically failed us all'
Services in Manchester, Preston, Liverpool and Lancaster will be impacted
The sale is spread across 2,000 services to more than 500 stations
The government says the £11bn upgrade will 'address this historic lack of balance' between spending in the north and south
The mayor says Manchester has been 'left out' when it comes to train station investments
Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham compared the flight prices this morning
The temporary discount has been announced in response to the cost-of-living crisis