What do you love about Bolton? We want as many people, of all ages, backgrounds and communities to take part. We’d love to hear from you, because it is your experience that matters. Fill in the ‘I LOVE BOLTON BECAUSE…’ forms at locations across the town or submit the form. Your responses will help us create a campaign that will let everyone in the UK and the world know what a wonderful place Bolton is to live, work, study, visit and invest.
I am Bolton born and bred. I belong to Bolton and Bolton belongs to me.
Chair, The Bolton Vision Partnership
We are lucky we have so much in our town, cinemas, shops, a college which I attend and have been extremely helpful and flexible when I need to train and I’m competing.
Special Olympics triple gold medallist
I love Bolton because it's the place to be, be inspired, be loved, be prosperous, be entertained, be active.
Development Manager of Bolton Solidarity Community Association, Chair of Bolton CVS
I love Bolton because of the love, pride and support the people have for our Hospice, supporting people from across the town at a time of great need.
Chair, Bolton Hospice
The whole borough is awash with kindness and generosity and that makes me smile.
Chief Executive Officer, Bolton CVS
It is a real place with real people and real personality, together with a desire to grow and innovate.
Chief Executive, Moorgarth
The best of Bolton continues to be its people. Working in a public Library and Museum I get to hear many stories old and new, of pride, passion and love for our town.
Collections Manager, Library and Museum Service
I love Bolton because of its rich history and its bright future.
Paul Heathcote MBE
Award-winning Chef and Restaurateur
It’s a very friendly place with some impressive architecture and surrounded by such beautiful countryside. There are some big changes planned as health and social care work closely together to improve the lives of the people who live here and I feel privileged and passionate about that.
Dr Jackie Bene OBE
Chief Executive, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
I love Bolton because I get the chance every day to make a difference to the lives of the children I teach.
Class teacher, Beaumont Primary School