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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Transport – in the House of Commons on 10th January 2019.

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Photo of Chris Grayling Chris Grayling The Secretary of State for Transport

We have set a limit in line with inflation for the increase in regulated fares. Transport for the North and the Rail North Partnership have additional financial resources from the compensation package provided last summer that they can use on lines that continue to be affected by underperformance if they choose to do so. I would be very happy to see them do that.