A Proud History
Bolton has a rich and successful history with an enviable industrial heritage,
powered mainly by the textiles industry.
Much of the historic architecture you will see within the town resulted from the wealth generated by this growth
during and following the industrial revolution. Our vision respects, compliments and enhances this proud past
with the aim of creating a vibrant, dynamic place that will facilitate an exciting future.
There are 230 listed buildings in the Bolton area, with 65 in the town centre alone