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Old 19th March 2017, 22:14   #1
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How come you need a photo card for a 7 Day ticket when bus companies can happily give out smart cards?
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Old 19th March 2017, 23:24   #2
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The potential loss on the railway through fraudulent use of a season ticket is far greater than on the buses as generally rail journeys are longer than bus journeys.
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Old 20th March 2017, 07:03   #3
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You domt need a photocard for oyster season tickets in London
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Old 20th March 2017, 08:35   #4
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Hardly comparable to a £7484 season ticket from Peterborough to London, or a £5028 one from Milton Keynes, or a £4188 one from Flitwick...
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Old 20th March 2017, 09:18   #5
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Hardly comparable to a £7484 season ticket from Peterborough to London, or a £5028 one from Milton Keynes, or a £4188 one from Flitwick...
A week?
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Old 20th March 2017, 09:55   #6
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A week?
Yes, £7484 per week.

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Old 20th March 2017, 10:10   #7
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Yes, £7484 per week.

It's still only about 10% of the average London wage.
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A week?
I misquoted, but the point still stands.
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