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 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 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
It is a real place with real people and real personality, together with a desire to grow and innovate.
Chief Executive, Moorgarth
I love Bolton because my family are here, a job I love at BACKUP is here. It’s home. And home is where the heart is. Bolton has heart.
Chief Executive, BACKUP North West charity
I love Bolton for its sense of community, positive approach and sense of purpose.
Headmaster, Bolton School Boys' Division
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
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
I get to meet some lovely people and children through the community work I do which I love and enjoy. I hope we can bring unity to the community!
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