Merthyr protest over proposed school transport cuts

A protest march is held in Merthyr Town Centre. It's in opposition to the councils' plans to cut transport for sixth-form pupils at Ysgol Rhydywaun.

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Cuts would 'force us to pay for Welsh Education'

"These cuts are a threat to the future of our Sixth Form. We feel that the council has targeted the weakest residents with these proposed cuts. Young people, the elderly and the disabled will be most affected by the cuts. In a time when money is already scarce, the council intends to force us to pay for a Welsh education

– Morgan Powell, pupil at Rhydywaun's Sixth Form

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