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Resident's Weekend

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    Explore the local area

    The ticket to adventure!

    Broaden your horizons and uncover the treasures hidden away in the Irwell Valley at a discounted price! 

    Take advantage of specially discounted resident's rates and explore the Irwell Valley on the East Lancashire Railway, for one weekend only these fares are available travellers who are not yet members of our Resident's Permit scheme. To qualify you must first reside in the metropolitan boroughs of Rochdale, Bury or Rossendale. When purchasing your travel tickets from our station booking offices or ticket inspectors please provide proof of residency, for example a council tax bill; UK driving licence or utility bill, something with your address on.


    Travel for an incredibly low price!

    A Freedom of the Line Ticket allows unlimited travel all day and can be purchased for the below prices:

    Freedom of the line Adult/Concession/Child £9.00

    Full line return tickets allow one full line journey and can be purchased for the following prices:

    Adult £5.50
    Child/Concession £3.80

    For more information on resident's rates, and to find out how to become a fully fledged member, visit our Resident's Permit page.

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