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Long commutes ‘increase risk of depression, obesity and damaging employees’ productivity’

Shared from on 23 May 2017

Hours of commuting may be mind-numbingly dull, but new research shows that it might also be having an adverse effect on both your health and performance at work. 

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Long commutes ‘increase risk of depression, obesity and damaging employees’ productivity’

Shared from on 23 May 2017

Hours of commuting may be mind-numbingly dull, but new research shows that it might also be having an adverse effect on both your health and performance at work. 

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Cycling to work can cut cancer and heart disease, says study

Shared from on 20 April 2017

Study of 250,000 UK commuters shows walking is good too but suggests two wheels are best.

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Deal ends Southern rail dispute

Shared from on 2 February 2017

Rail operator Govia Thameslink has reached a deal with the Aslef union, ending crippling strike action by its drivers on the Southern network.

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Sackings, break-ups and lost business: The strike horror stories of Southern commuters

Shared from on 9 January 2017

A selection of strike horror stories of Southern commuters.

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Rail fares six times higher than in Europe

Shared from on 3 January 2017

Rail commuters are paying up to six times as much as their counterparts in Europe after the latest round of inflation-busting fare increases.

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Rail fares six times higher than in Europe

Shared from on 3 January 2017

Rail commuters are paying up to six times as much as their counterparts in Europe after the latest round of inflation-busting fare increases.

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Rail fares eat up 14% of commuters’ wages, study finds

Shared from on 3 January 2017

Train fare hikes that went into effect this week are sparking calls for the re-nationalisation of the railway system.

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Rail fares eat up 14% of commuters’ wages, study finds

Shared from on 3 January 2017

Train fare hikes that went into effect this week are sparking calls for the re-nationalisation of the railway system.

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Amazon accused of ‘intolerable conditions’ at Scottish warehouse

Shared from on 12 December 2016

Willie Rennie claims workers are paid so little some camp outside warehouse in tents to cut commuting costs

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Amazon accused of ‘intolerable conditions’ at Scottish warehouse

Shared from on 12 December 2016

Willie Rennie claims workers are paid so little some camp outside warehouse in tents to cut commuting costs

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Southern rail strike to bring ‘major delays’

Shared from on 6 December 2016

Commuters are warned to expect major delays during a three-day walkout on the Southern rail network.

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Southern rail strike to bring ‘major delays’

Shared from on 6 December 2016

Commuters are warned to expect major delays during a three-day walkout on the Southern rail network.

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Southern rail strike to bring ‘major delays’

Shared from on 6 December 2016

Commuters are warned to expect major delays during a three-day walkout on the Southern rail network.

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Council ponders workplace parking levy

Shared from on 22 November 2016

Some councils are considering a levy on workplace car parking - but face strong opposition from businesses.

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