Bolton Research


-Has a population of over 260,000 and is one of the largest towns which is not a city.

-Is a town in Greater Manchester, in the North West of England.

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Library and Museum

Smithills hall

Town Hall

Fred Dibnah Heritage Centre


Jumbles Country Park

Jumbles Country Park

Town Centre

-Bolton Town Centre has a large range of places to buy items

Bolton’s Market

-Is in the heart of the Town Centre

-Was recently awarded the National Association of British Market Authorities

Moses Gate Country Park

Moses Gate Country Park



Smithills Open Farm

smithills open arm

Bolton Wanderers

University Of Bolton


Boltons Countryside

The Brewhouse



Sir Ian McKellen

-Was born in Burnley, Lancashire. His family moved to Wigan before WW2 in 1939 and moved to bolton in 1951.

-Featured in widely known films (Gandalf – Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Hobbit trilogy and Magneto in the X-Men films).

-Received a Tony Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and many more.



The Bolton News

-The local newspaper of Bolton.


Christopher Eccleston

-Was the 9th Doctor in the Doctor Who series.



Warburton was founded by Thomas Warburton in 1876 and remains a family owned company. The headquarters is based in Bolton. Warburtons makes many products, being in the baking industry, from bread and rolls to crumpets.