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Scrap the Severn Bridge tolls, say UKIP

Nigel Farage launches UKIP's campaign to scrap the tolls. Credit: Benjamin Wright/PA Wire

UKIP say tolls should be scrapped once the Severn bridges return into public ownership.

The Government says VAT will be scrapped on charges in 2018, but on a visit to the Welsh side of the bridge today, UKIP's leader Nigel Farage called for the fee to be completely abolished.

Rail travel returning to normal after bank holiday chaos

Credit: ITV West Country

Rail journeys are returning to normal after three days of strike action on First Great Western services.

Members of the RMT union walked out over issues relating to the introduction of new high-speed trains.

After three days of reduced services and cancellations, many passengers were feeling frustrated.

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