Transport Secretary Grant Shapps apologises to passengers for rail disruption as 40,000 RMT union workers go on strike across Britain. Comparing pay in the rail sector to that of nurses, he says "we can't have unreasonable pay rises going to an already pretty well-paid section of the economy". .
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