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.
We have a College that welcomes a fantastically diverse community of learners who have life-changing opportunities thanks to the many courses available to them, delivered by talented and dedicated staff.
Principal, Bolton College
I love Bolton because everyone is friendly. You can always have a conversation with a stranger wherever you go in Bolton and people always brighten your day with a smile.
Director of Strategic Transformation, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
I love Bolton because the local support here has been amazing. The crowds help to take competitors who are at their lowest point and raise them to their highest. We love being in Bolton.
Ironman Race Director
I am Bolton born and bred. I belong to Bolton and Bolton belongs to me.
Chair, The Bolton Vision Partnership
I love Bolton because of the friendly supportive people we have who work together to make Bolton a great town.
Rev. Phil Mason
Chaplain, Bolton Wanderers FC
I love Bolton because it has Ironman and I really enjoyed the race.
7 years old - who took part in the IronKids race
Of the warmth, kindness and generosity of the people. Boltonians should be proud of the fabulous heritage, the architecture and the determination to ensure the town moves with the times and is successful for generations to come.
Centre Manager, Crompton Place
I love Bolton because there are really good schools and I like the teachers and head teacher.
Seth Turner, aged six
Year 1 pupil at Beaumont Primary School
I love Bolton because we do a lot to make the environment better - we care about the planet.
Danyaal Fulat, aged 10
Year 5 pupil at Beaumont Primary School
I love Bolton because I feel safe and there are lots of places to visit, especially places to eat out, with my family.
Ashfaq Jiva, aged 9
Year 4 pupil at Beaumont Primary School