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 love Bolton because of the wonderful diversity of its community and the amazingly friendly people - it feels like a family.
Michelin Star Chef
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
Signing one of the big Bs to say why he loves Bolton.
13 years old - who took part in IronKids race
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 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 of the amazingly warm and friendly welcome we get from the people of this town. One of the major things for Ironman is to come to communities that want us. We feel like we belong here, we feel like part of the family.
Managing Director of Ironman UK and Ireland
I love Bolton because it has given me the opportunity to study a subject I love at the University of Bolton, within commuting distance of my home town.
BA (Hons) Photography student from Rossendale
I love Bolton because it has a friendly, busy atmosphere in the town centre, and the countryside is just on the doorstep.
I love Bolton for its sense of community, positive approach and sense of purpose.
Headmaster, Bolton School Boys' Division
I love Bolton because it has diversity and culture, and everyone in Bolton is accepted and loved for who they are or what they want to be.
Chair of Children in Care Council (Voice 4 U)
Of its generosity. The generosity of the people, the generosity of the countryside and landscapes, the generosity of faith and the generosity of Bolton’s heart.
Chief Executive, Urban Outreach