Early day motion 646

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That this House expresses its concern that rail fares are too high, making it expensive for commuters and other travellers to travel by train; notes that from 2004 onwards the then Government set as its policy on rail fares that they should go up by one per cent above the retail price index (RPI) each year; further notes that this policy was continued under the current Government until 2012; further notes that it was then replaced with a policy of RPI-only increases; welcomes this reduction and the end of the era of above-inflation raises in rail fares, but believes that rail fares are currently too high; and calls on the Government to ensure that rail fares are reduced in real terms.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Abbott, Diane Labour Party Hackney North and Stoke Newington 06.01.2015
Barron, Kevin Labour Party Rother Valley 04.02.2015
Bayley, Hugh Labour Party York Central 02.02.2015
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 18.12.2014
Campbell, Gregory Democratic Unionist Party Londonderry East 06.01.2015
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 07.01.2015
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 06.01.2015
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 17.12.2014
Crausby, David Labour Party Bolton North East 06.01.2015
Davies, Geraint Labour Party Swansea West 04.02.2015
Farrelly, Paul Labour Party Newcastle-under-Lyme 28.01.2015
George, Andrew Liberal Democrats St Ives 18.12.2014
Glindon, Mary Labour Party North Tyneside 18.12.2014
Goldsmith, Zac Conservative Party Richmond Park 02.02.2015
Hancock, Mike INDEPENDENT Portsmouth South 07.01.2015
Hermon, Lady INDEPENDENT North Down 07.01.2015
Howarth, George Labour Party Knowsley 05.01.2015
Huppert, Julian Liberal Democrats Cambridge 17.12.2014
Kaufman, Gerald Labour Party Manchester Gorton 02.02.2015
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 08.01.2015
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 07.01.2015
McCrea, Dr William Democratic Unionist Party South Antrim 06.01.2015
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 06.01.2015
McInnes, Liz Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 05.01.2015
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 06.01.2015
Qureshi, Yasmin Labour Party Bolton South East 05.01.2015
Riordan, Linda Labour Party Halifax 07.01.2015
Russell, Bob Liberal Democrats Colchester 07.01.2015
Sanders, Adrian Liberal Democrats Torbay 06.01.2015
Shannon, Jim Democratic Unionist Party Strangford 06.01.2015
Sharma, Virendra Labour Party Ealing Southall 06.01.2015
Sheridan, Jim Labour Party Paisley and Renfrewshire North 07.01.2015
Simpson, David Democratic Unionist Party Upper Bann 07.01.2015
Skinner, Dennis Labour Party Bolsover 05.01.2015
Ward, David Liberal Democrats Bradford East 06.01.2015
Williams, Mark Liberal Democrats Ceredigion 08.01.2015
Williamson, Chris Labour Party Derby North 12.01.2015