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Autumn Statement 2013: Rail fare hike pegged back to 3.1%

Rail passengers in England will face average rises of 3.1% on fares next month, less than expected

5 December 2013

Petrol price falls help inflation slip down

Inflation dropped to 3.2% last month as petrol prices fell, the Office of National Statistics says

15 October 2013

Food price hikes push inflation up

Inflation rose over the year to August to 3.3% - up from 3.1% in July, the Office of National Statistics says

17 September 2013

Rail commuters face fare hikes – but you can beat the rises

Cash-strapped commuters face regulated rail fares rises of 4.1% on average in England next year

13 August 2013

Petrol prices help push inflation up

Inflation rose last month due to rising prices at the fuel pumps and shallower discounting by fashion retailers

16 July 2013

Falling petrol prices pushed inflation down in April

RPI fell from 3.3% in March to 2.9% in April, the Office of National Statistics announced today

21 May 2013

T-Mobile users attempt to escape price hike

Some T-Mobile customers have claimed they can exit contracts early because the price rise is higher than the jump in RPI

7 May 2013

Student loan rates may drop after inflation rises

Inflation rose to 3.3% last month but it means a number of students and graduates will be charged less interest on loans

16 April 2013

Falling food costs see inflation rate slip

Inflation fell to 3.2% last month, largely due to falling food prices, the Office of National Statistics says

19 March 2013

Dearer drinks send inflation up

RPI rose to 3.3% last month, largely due to rising alcohol prices, the Office of National Statistics announced today

12 February 2013

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