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Bring back British Rail says Hitchens

The trains were better in every way under British Rail and rail privatisation should be reversed, according to Peter Hitchens, columnist with the Mail on Sunday.

With the subsidies given to the privatised train operators, he says British Rail would have been immensely better.

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