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 are a diverse group of people from all kinds of backgrounds with a wonderful shared culture and community.
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 I like how young people are able to get involved and have something to say about where they live and how to make it better.
Momoore Adenmosun, aged eight
Year 4 pupil at Beaumont Primary School
From musicians to designers, artists to poets, there’s no shortage of talent here in Bolton and often in the most surprising of places.
Chief Executive, The Octagon Theatre
Because of its people, definitely. We know from the staff who work here at the Trust how they will do their absolute best and go out of their way to help patients and their colleagues. Bolton people are extremely caring and proud of where they live. And they should be.
Chief Operating Officer, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
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 for its sense of community, positive approach and sense of purpose.
Headmaster, Bolton School Boys' Division
The whole borough is awash with kindness and generosity and that makes me smile.
Chief Executive Officer, Bolton CVS
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 it has Ironman and I really enjoyed the race.
7 years old - who took part in the IronKids race
I love Bolton because the people are friendly, frank and funny and because there is a great sense of collaboration between the headteachers in the borough, who are all working in the best interests of the next generation.
Headmistress, Bolton School Girls' Division