Backlash over rail fares rise

Rail fares have increased by an average of 3.9% around the UK. Welsh transport charity Sustrans Cymru has warned that people here are being condemned to 'transport poverty.'

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Rail fares rise is latest blow for travellers

Rail travellers across Wales are facing fresh misery as the cost of the average fare rises by 3.9%. It's 4.2% for season tickets, and some routes are seeing much higher rises. The move comes as motorists have seen an increase in tolls on the Severn Bridges.

Increasing numbers of travellers are reporting a struggle in the costs of getting to work and carrying out essential journeys like food shopping, because of high fuel costs. Hannah Thomas has our report.

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