Lying in the valley of the River Roch is Rochdale. A market town, positioned north northeast of the city of Manchester at the base of the Pennines.
Living and buying property in Rochdale
Motorway transport links are close via the A417(M) (the motorway between Rochdale and Oldham) that links to the M62.
A mile south of the town is Rochdale railway station, providing quick access to cities such as Halifax, Leeds, Bradford, Burnley and Manchester.
Things to do
There is plenty to do in Rochdale, for those who enjoy outside activities or the culture vulture. There are the Pennines for those beautiful scenic walks or Rochdale’s award-winning Touchstones Museum or Town Hall to soak up Rochdale’s past. There are many events put on each year in the area including the Feel Good Festival, an outdoor music festival that’s very popular. Rochdale also houses two theatres and a multi-screen cinema.