-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.
Library and Museum
Fred Dibnah Heritage Centre
Jumbles Country Park
-Bolton Town Centre has a large range of places to buy items
-Is in the heart of the Town Centre
-Was recently awarded the National Association of British Market Authorities
Moses Gate Country Park
Smithills Open Farm
University Of Bolton
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.
-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.