Rochdale is a town in the UK, in the County of greater Manchester. The administrative center of the homonymous Metropolitan area .
Located in the foothills of the Pennines on the river Roch. The population of 95796 people (2001).
Near Rochdale born and lives English singer Lisa Stansfield.
February 28, 2013 in Rochdale from Manchester launched a line of modern tramway and light rail system Manchester Metrolink.
In Moscow in honor of the Rochdale town named a street Rochdelskaya str. The name was given in 1932 in memory of the English weavers from Rochdale, who in 1844 was the beginning of working of consumer cooperatives