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Welsh minister has hidden her hair to be inconspicuous on public transport

Rhodri Clark
25 January 2023
Julie James: I’ve been travelling alone at night on public transport and it hasn’t felt safe
Julie James: I’ve been travelling alone at night on public transport and it hasn’t felt safe

 

Welsh climate change minister Julie James has revealed that she has hidden her hair under her coat or hat when feeling unsafe on public transport at night. She also expressed hope that the Women in Transport initiative will result in security improvements for users of public transport.

Plaid Cymru MS Delyth Jewell quoted results from a survey which found that 60% of women had experienced uncomfortable situations because of their gender or appearance while travelling by train and some 35% had...

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