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New TrawsCymru service backed

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A new bus service between Carmarthen, Lampeter and Aberystwyth will start on 3 August. Funded by the Welsh government as part of the TrawsCymru network, the service will be operated by First Cymru on an hourly frequency on weekdays, four times a day on a Sunday and with an improved evening service.

The timetable has been designed to integrate with the Bwcabus scheme in the Teifi Valley and Lampeter areas, and to offer good connections with trains at Carmarthen and Aberystwyth.

Welsh transport minister Edwina Hart says: “The route from Carmarthen to Aberystwyth via Lampeter is one of the busiest and most important in West Wales so I am delighted that Welsh government funding is ensuring this vital service will not only continue, but will also be improved both in terms of convenience and accessibility and comfort for travellers.”

www.wales.gov.uk

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