Welsh Government response to tolls criticism

A Welsh Government spokesperson said:

"We do not control the tolls - the UK Government do. That's why we have called on the UK Government to open discussions with us on the arrangements governing the Severn Crossings after 2018."

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Severn tolls charge increases

The amount paid by drivers to cross the Severn bridges rises today- by up to 3.3%. Plaid Cymru has criticised the Welsh Government for not putting pressure on the UK Government for toll prices to be lowered.