James Bond: 007"s violence DOUBLES since the beginning of the film franchise

Brutality of Bond: From Connery to Craig, how the body-count and acts of violence have grown over half a century First Bond film Dr No featured 109 violent acts, compared to 250 in Quantum Of SolaceResearchers from New Zealand analysed 22 official Bond films to study the hypothesis that popular movies are getting more violentThey issue a warning that many youngsters are watching the films, which usually carry no age restriction | UPDATED: 22:54 GMT, 12 December 2012 Evil megalomaniacs with a plot to take over the world are never exactly going to come quietly. But it seems that they’ve taken a little more persuading of late. The number of violent acts in the James Bond films has more than doubled during the franchise’s 50-year history, researchers say

How much will your annual rail fare be next year? Rail firms reveal full extent of huge increases faced by commuters

How much will your annual rail fare be next year Rail firms reveal full extent of huge increases faced by commuters From New Year onwards passengers will face fare rises of up to 10 per centHike on average will be 3.9 per cent according to figures released todayRail companies accused of trying to 'bury bad news' as they sneaked out the details of fare rises under cover of Virgin franchise fiasco | UPDATED: 02:06 GMT, 7 December 2012 Rail firms were accused last night of trying to ‘bury bad news’ by releasing details of big fare rises under cover of the Virgin franchise fiasco. The Association of Train Operating Companies has finally confirmed the extent of the hikes that will take effect next month