A Norfolk heritage railway is starting its 2024 season in style with heavily discounted tickets.

The Bure Valley Railway, which runs between Aylsham and Wroxham, offers visitors a nostalgic trip by steam through the Norfolk countryside.

On March 2 and 3 is the Local Saver Weekend, with 50pc off all full-priced fares for both adults aged 16+ and children aged 5-15, with under 5s going free.

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This makes the return trip ticket price £11 and £5.50 respectively, with additional trains running from both Aylsham and Wroxham daily.

It is Norfolk's longest narrow gauge railway and it goes on an 18-mile round trip, following the meandering River Bure through meadowland and ancient pasture. 

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The Whistlestop Café at Aylsham Station serves homemade treats and Buffer Stop Books is worth a visit at Wroxham Station. 

To get the discount, book online at bvrw.co.uk or call 01263 733858 quoting 'LOCAL5024'.

Mums also go free with a full-fare paying adult on Mother's Day over the weekend of March 9 and 10, with full details online.