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 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 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
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 the food and drink festival is such an amazing event; it takes over the whole of the town centre and everyone gets involved.
Celebrity chef, pictured with his nine-year-old daughter Isabella
I love Bolton because I get to present on the radio – it’s amazing.
James Wilson, aged 11
Bolton FM’s youngest presenter
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
I am Bolton born and bred. I belong to Bolton and Bolton belongs to me.
Chair, The Bolton Vision Partnership
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 love Bolton because it’s a multicultural town and very diverse, everyone is different, but we car for each other.
Isaac Toth, aged 10
Year 5 pupil at Beaumont Primary School
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 are family and it’s always good to see our beautiful twin smile.
Mayor of Paderborn (Bolton’s German Twin Town)