Rail day tripper ticket aiming to boost tourism

THE VISIT Peak District & Derbyshire tourist board is welcoming a return train ticket arrangement from London to the region to boost tourism and the local economy.

The East Midlands Trains Derbyshire Day Out ticket provides travel from London to Chesterfield with a Stagecoach bus from Chesterfield to tourist attractions. Tickets priced around £45 are available now for travel on Mondays from June 6 to October 3. Visit www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk for details.