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GM-registered HGV owners encouraged to take action

26 Nov 2021

GM-registered HGV owners are being encouraged to take early action to prepare for the GM Clean Air Zone (CAZ) which is due to launch on 30 May 2022.

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Have your say: Plans to extend clamp down on anti-social behaviour

22 Nov 2021

Additional powers to clamp down on anti-social behaviour could be extended under new plans to make Bolton town centre a safer and more enjoyable place for everyone.

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New ‘shop local’ app comes to Bolton and is available for FREE

8 Oct 2021

A new ‘shop local’ app will bring the best of Bolton businesses, leisure, events and offers directly to your phone.

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What clients say

One of the key factors behind Logistics North's success as one of the North's leading developments is Bolton Council's unyielding support. From determining the 800 acre scheme within three months to providing a range of support for the site's occupiers including Aldi, they deliver when it matters to support the town's increasing prosperity and economic growth.

Owen Michaelson

Chief Executive of Harworth Group Plc

Why Bolton?

  • 280,000 people live in Bolton, expected to grow by 20,000 by 2025
  • Bolton University – one of the UK’s fastest growing higher education institutions
  • Bolton generates £4.4 billion economic output per annum


  • £1.5 bn town centre investment in residential, commercial, retail and public realm
  • Logistics North – largest distribution and logistics site in the North West
  • Second highest employee base in Greater Manchester

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