History and heritage
University of Bolton School of the Arts: Making Textiles - History, Identity, Innovation
Thu 24 Jan 2019 at
This exhibition showcases the work of staff and students from the BA (Hons) Textiles and Surface Design course at the University of Bolton. The students and their tutors have used the museum’s historic textiles collection as the starting point for the creation of new work. ...
Walt Whitman talk
Thu 07 Feb 2019 at
Join us at Blackrod Library as we begin to celebrate the 200th birthday of the great American poet Walt Whitman.
Whitman’s links with Bolton stretch back to the late 1800s and the founding of the Bolton Whitman...