People who are from Bolton/Lancashire
Jenna Coleman is an actress, who is best known for her role as Clara Oswald from Doctor Who from 2012-2015 and also playing Jasmine Thomas in Emmerdale from 2005-2009. She will be playing the role of a young Queen Victoria in the itv series Victoria later this year. She was born in Blackpool,Lancashire.
Sir Ian McKellen
Sir Ian McKellen was born in Burnley,Lancashire and is an actor, who has starred in the award-winning franchises The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy, playing the role of Gandalf in both. He also plays the role of Magneto in the X-Men franchise. Among other roles McKellen has starred in many theatre productions such as Macbeth.
Sarah Cox is an English presenter that is best known for presenting the Radio 1 Breakfast Show from 2000-2003. She was born in Bolton.
Vernon Kay was born in Bolton, he is a tv presenter and has presented shows such as All Star Family Fortunes and Splash!. He has also presented BBC Radio 1 in 2004-2010.
Danny Jones was born in Bolton. He is an English Musician who was once the lead band member in Mcfly and now is a member of the McBusted band.
Maxine Peake was born in Westhoughton, Bolton. She is an english actress who is best known for her role as Martha Costello in the TV series Silk. She has also featured in The Theory of Everything.
Peter Kay is an actor and comedian, who was born in Lancashire. He has been in an episode of Doctor Who, Coronation Street and Wallace and Gromit : The Curse of the Were-Rabbit.
Christopher Eccelston was born in Salford in Lancashire. He is well-known for his role as playing the 9th Doctor in Doctor Who.
Bernard Cribbins was born in Oldham, Lancashire. He is an actor who has starred in Faulty Towers, Coronation Street, Midsummer Murders and also Doctor Who playing the role of Wilfred Mott.
Hall in the Wood Manor In Lancashire
An old photograph of the Bolton Town Hall
An elephant sculpture featured in the Town centre of Bolton.
Gateway Bridge in Bolton
Bolton Shown on the map.
Bolton Wanderers-Football Team.
All Souls’s Church in Bolton
Bolton Market Hall
Bolton Council Logo
Bolton Abbey Station
Bolton Church of the Holy Trinity
Bolton Castle Maze
An old photograph of the Town Hall in Lancashire
Town Hall in Lancashire
Blackpool Tower in Lancashire
Singing Ringing Tree- A landmark featured in Lancashire
‘The Man and the Scythe’ is a pub in Bolton, built in 1251, it is one of the oldest pubs in the UK
With a population of 260,000 people, it makes bolton the largest town in Britain.
Bolton has one of the oldest pubs in the UK, ‘The Man and the Scythe’ as it was built in 1251
It is 10 miles North West of Manchester
Waterloo Road was produced in Manchester Studios, and was also filmed in Manchester.