Politics 2 January 2013 “We are not nearly as expensive as is being presented” Business quote of the day. Print HTML “We are not nearly as expensive as is being presented” Liberal Democrat minister Norman Baker says the government is not attempting to drive people away from using the railways, as train fares rise above inflation for the tenth consecutive year. The MP said tickets are “not that expensive” if off-peak and advance fares are taken into consideration. › To fix the housing market, the government needs to do nothing at all Fake train tickets made by a protestor of the hike in prices. Photograph: Getty Images Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe More Related articles Chinese loan sharks are using nudes as collateral. Is this the grim future of revenge porn? Tea Leavers and Champagne for Remain: what your shopping basket says about your EU stance “I’m a big boy”: What happened when MPs grilled Philip Green about the BHS scandal?