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Bolton takes centre stage as Greater Manchester Town of Culture

13 May 2024

Bolton officially launched its year as Greater Manchester Town of Culture with a spectacular event at the town’s famous Octagon Theatre.

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IRONMAN returns to Bolton for another bumper weekend in 2024

13 Mar 2024

IRONMAN 70.3 weekend arrives in June with three days of sporting activities and action, and there’s something for everyone.

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Free festival for under fives at Bolton Central Library

11 Mar 2024

The Early Explorers Festival is coming to Bolton Central Library for some family fun on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 March.

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Get ready for a hair raising adventure at the Albert Halls 2024 pantomime, Rapunzel!


Polka Dot Pantomimes and the Albert Halls proudly present RAPUNZEL - A Tangled Tale! This festive extravaganza about the lonely Princess with the super hair trapped in a tower but longing for a life of adventure

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Our Countryside

Take a walk on some of the North West's most breathtaking countryside.



IRONMAN 70.3 weekend arrives in June with three days of sporting action!

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