The Beeching report led to a massive reduction of route networks and restructuring of the railways 50 years ago, but since then several passenger lines have been reopened.
Tonight's Sharp End looks at whether a direct north-south rail link should also be restored.
Ceredigion MP Mark Williams says linking mid-Wales to south Wales is an important principle and one that needs to be debated.
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The live semi-finals kick off tonight on Britain's Got Talent - and three Welsh acts will be among those battling it out this week.
The church in Newtown decided to tell the story of the Bible through knitting. They hope it will encourage more visitors.