§ 22. Mr. GILBERT
asked the Minister of Transport if he will state how many special trains were run by the respective railway companies to Epsom on Derby Day; if they were all run at ordinary fares or if special fares were charged; and, if so, whether these fares were in excess of the ordinary rates?
§ Sir E. GEDDES
The number of special trains run to Epsom on Derby Day by each of the railway companies concerned was as follows:—
No reduction of ordinary fares was made for these trains; and in the case of many of them the fares charged were in excess of the ordinary rates.
London, Brighton, and South Coast 88 trains South Eastern and Chatham 108 trains London and South Western 17 trains