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« on: October 14, 2022, 11:32:12 am »

Details about the £40 million scheme are in the below link to New Civil Engineer.  I sort of hope that the plans to demolish the old ticket office building that straddles the railway are revised as I quite like it (it's apparently not been listed by CADW).

https://www.newcivilengineer.com/latest/plans-revealed-for-40m-transport-hub-in-south-wales-13-10-2022/
 
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« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2022, 11:47:22 am »

I actually thought the current interchange was pretty good between trains and buses when I visited earlier in the year.

Services through the station set for a big improvement when the new bi-mode trains and sections of electrification are completed so the sprinters and unreliable 769s can be retired from the route.
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