More seats for commuters

Former buffet carriages are being refurbished for use on trains between South Wales and London - meaning more seats for passengers.

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London trains get extra carriages

Former buffet carriages being refurbished Credit: ITV News Wales

In Edinburgh, dozens of old catering carriages are being converted for use on trains from South Wales to London.

It means there will be more room for passengers travelling on peak time services to and from Paddington. First Great Western says it will help to alleviate overcrowding.

Seats and tables are being put in each carriage Credit: ITV News Wales

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