Tim Yeo

Former Conservative MP for South Suffolk

Rail Fares

There have been votes in Parliament on the subject of regulating, and capping, rail fares.

Photo: Simon Pielow

Tim Yeo generally voted against slowing the rise in rail fares

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about slowing the rise in rail fares:

  • On 4 Sep 2013: Tim Yeo was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Jobs — Capital Investment — Mansion Tax — Income Tax — Rail Fares — Energy Bills — Private Tenants — Pensions — Payday Loans — Banking, Planning and Skills Reforms Show vote
  • On 9 Jan 2013: Tim Yeo was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Rising Cost of Transport — Cap on Rail Fare Increases Show vote
  • On 5 Sep 2012: Tim Yeo voted against capping annual rail fair increases at 1% above inflation and not to ban increases in excess of that limit. Show vote
  • On 16 May 2012: Tim Yeo voted against reducing public transport fares, and against reducing VAT on fuel to help motorists and boost the economy. Show vote
  • On 11 Jan 2012: Tim Yeo was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Rail and Bus Fares Show vote

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