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Explore the line

Broaden your horizons and uncover the hidden treasures of the Irwell Valley at a discounted price at our Resident's Weekend, 5 - 6 March.

For one weekend only specially reduced resident fares are available to travellers who are not yet members of the ELR Resident's Permit scheme. To qualify you must first reside in the boroughs of Rochdale, Bury or Rossendale, and be able to provide proof of residency when purchasing your tickets. Pick up a freedom of the line ticket allowing unlimited travel all day for just £9, saving up to £5.50!

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