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« on: March 16, 2019, 08:27:05 am »

Plymouth Live list the latest batch of offenders to face magistrates in this article.

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« Reply #1 on: March 16, 2019, 08:46:11 am »

Plymouth Live list the latest batch of offenders to face magistrates in this article.

Excellent spot ...

More than 3,300 travellers in the South West have been prosecuted for dodging fares in the last 12 months, shocking new figures show.

Great Western Railways has said that about 1.5 per cent of its passengers tried to travel without a ticket.

All the names of naughty fare dodgers on Devon and Cornwall's railways - More than 3,000 people prosecuted a year in the region - including these 40 travellers taken to court

My bolding - interesting figure and I wonder how it's been evaluated and how evenly spread it is.

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« Reply #2 on: March 16, 2019, 09:28:21 am »

Plymouth Live list the latest batch of offenders to face magistrates in this article.

If you scroll down there is also a video tour of the train toilets if you are excited by that sort of thing.

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« Reply #3 on: March 16, 2019, 03:47:25 pm »

Nice picture at Teignmouth Station in the article. Snapped by this forum's very own bobm.

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