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May Day Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum
10:00am On Sunday 30th April and Monday 1st May at the Bolton Steam Museum, (Mornington Road, off Chorley Old Road, Bolton, BL1 4EU.) Volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines, including 6 built in Bolton - some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique - the only one of its kind to survive anywhere in the world! Our oldest is nearly 180 years old and most are well over 100 years old! Most will be running in steam on these 2 days only. FREE admission. For more information phone 01204 846490 or visit www.nmes.org
Horwich Music Festival
12:00pm The Horwich Music Festival returns on Friday 5th May until Sunday 7th May, at the Horwich Community Center, (Beaumont Road, BL6 7BG.) There will be performances by folk duo Hanky Panky, Mark Radcliffe and many more. Tickets are on sale now. You can get tickets by going down to the venue or you can ring up on; 01204 668157.
11:00am If you are making plans be sure to set aside an hour or two and visit the University of Bolton (Social Learning Zone - Chancellor's Mall.) It's a really exciting chance to get up to speed on a wide range of topics related to personal health and well-being. Everything is FREE! Including admission, parking on the University car-parks and Health Assessments. Bolton FM will also be attending.
Sing Bolton Sing -The Grand Final
12:00am We Have our finalist for the Sing Bolton Sing Final down at the Market Place Shopping Centre, (Knowsley Street, BL1 2AL.) It's a day not to be missed
10:00am Bolton will be holding their second Teenage Market of the year on Saturday 4th March at the Victoria Square, BL1 1SA. It welcomes young people aged 13 to 25 from the whole borough to get involved and showcase their talents. The event is completely FREE to take part and you don't have to be an established trader or performer either. The Bolton FM Roadshow Van will also be on the square helping to create a great atmosphere. To be a part of the event as a trader or performer, all you need to do is visit the Traders and Performer section on the website, and follow the instructions.
If you would like Bolton FM to be part of your event get in touch