Become a Locals’ Pass Holder

Posted 18 Oct, 2022

Do you live near Jodrell Bank?

As our closest neighbours, take advantage of the perks of having a Locals’ Pass. For just £6.50, you can access free parking throughout the year, along with a range of other benefits and offers exclusive to you.

Visit our Planet Cafe (open weekends and holidays) and our gift shop (open Tues-Sun) . Locals’ Pass members can use their pass to drop in for a bite to eat and do a spot of shopping or buy admission tickets to enjoy a complete experience of wonder and curiosity!

Our iconic First Light Pavilion is now open, offering a stunning new building for you to immerse yourselves in space, science and heritage, including our new First Light Cafe offering a new outside terrace overlooking the gardens and grounds.


For just £6.50, our Locals’ Pass offers:

• Free car parking (usually £4) – pop in and treat yourself
in our Planet Café (open weekends) or visit our popular gift shop whenever
you like
• Exclusive offers and discounts throughout the year
• E-newsletters keeping you up to date with developments
and offers at Jodrell Bank.


To buy your Locals Pass, simply head to the Jodrell Bank Shop or Ticket Booths to fill in your members form and purchase your pass. You’ll need to bring with you proof of address (such as a recent bill or driving license) to show your postcode falls into one of the local areas eligible to qualify.

Qualifying Postcodes:

CW4 7 CW4 8 CW12 2
SK9 7 SK11 9 SK10 4
WA16 7 WA16 8 WA16 9


We’ve got a fantastic event programme taking place, here at Jodrell Bank. Whether its October half-term for family-fun, our Lovell Lectures Series for the latest scientific discoveries from leading astrophysicists, or  Home Educator Days for tailored educational programmes, there’s something for everyone to enjoy, so come along!

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