Cut price admission

A bus company is offeriing Dales residents a chance to save money on admission to attractions over the summer.

Trent Barton is offering a saving of around 20 per cent on gate prices at Alton Towers for customers who travel there using a special zigzag ticket, which costs £35 and includes admission to the theme park.

A similar deal is also available for anyone wanting to visit Drayton Manor Theme Park, with travel and admission priced at £25 – a saving of £11 compared to the standard entrance fee.

The buses will run Mondays to Saturdays, departing at 9.40am for Alton Towers and 10am for Drayton Manor Park. Return buses to Derby leave the parks at 5.30pm.