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Congestion at Severn Crossing set to worsen after end of toll

TOLLS

Rhodri Clark
12 October 2018
 

The UK Government’s announcement that the M4 Severn Crossings tolls will be abolished slightly earlier than planned has coincided with official acknowledgement that congestion in the region will worsen. Statistics obtained by LTT confirm that traffic has grown substantially this year, despite the tolls remaining in force.

Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns MP said the tolls, levied westbound only, would be removed on 17 December, rather than 31 December as previously planned. The Freight...

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