The cost of a privatised Christmas

Today’s post is simply being donated to We Own It Dot Org Dot UK. Head there this New Year’s Day and sign the petition. Or try to educate me on how higher fares, dodgy service and worse staffing is good for rail commuters in the UK, since that’s what we’ve got since privatisation kicked off.

There’s apparently a protest on at Kings Cross and elsewhere over this year’s annual rail price increase, though scant news about it. Here’s what it’s about.