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November 14, 2012
by Neil Turner
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App of the Week: Tickety Split Lite

This week, I’m going to show you an app which can exploit a loophole in Britain’s Byzantine train ticketing system to save you money. It’s called ‘split ticketing’, whereby you buy two or more tickets to cover one journey, which … Continue reading

December 19, 2007
by Neil Turner
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Interesting fact for the day

In the financial year 2004-5, 10 people bought train tickets for Watford West station. This is despite the fact that the station is ‘temporarily closed’, and no trains have served it since 1996, and part of the railway track leading up to it has been lifted.
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