In Pictures: The Metrolink’s East Manchester Line and Rochdale Extension

Another collection of cheap and cheerful pictures from the two parts of the Metrolink’s newest additions

Rochdale tram station, disembarking
Rochdale’s newly opened tram station, and 3044 about to depart for Oldham and St. Werburgh’s Road.

The East Manchester Line has been open for almost a month, but other commitments have stopped me venturing along this stretch. Today, I decided to right this wrong and take in the newly opened Shaw to Rochdale extension as well. One bus into Droylsden later, I would continue my journey to Manchester and Rochdale on the tram.

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