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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 11:30 am on 29th November 2006.

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Photo of Adrian Sanders Adrian Sanders Opposition Deputy Chief Whip (Commons) 11:30 am, 29th November 2006

A scheduled British Airways flight from London to Turkey costs £161. The new standard-class rail fare from London to Torquay costs a staggering £184. How does that fit into the Government's plan to encourage people to use the train and how does it fit in with the Government's oft-repeated claim that they support the British tourism industry, which is so important to Torquay and other seaside resorts?