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by James Pilkington

No volunteers, no Bolton FM - it is really that straightforward. 


by James Pilkington

This Tuesday sees the second Unsigned Live event as Bolton FM's Unsigned show will be back in Bolton Market on Ashburner Street for a showcase of unsigned local talent.


by James Pilkington

We're in the middle of working with  the University of Bolton as it is Graduation week. Graduation is very special occasion to celebrate the hard work and achievements of the University's students. 


by James Pilkington

This Sunday sees IRONMAN UK returning to Bolton. One thousand seven hundred and six people will swim two point four miles; cycle one hundred and twelve miles and complete a twenty six mile marathon. 

No Jacket Required

by James Pilkington

The weather recently has been 'Phil Collins'-- No Jacket Required

Diary Dates

by James Pilkington

My diary and I don't get along.

20th June 2019 is Bolton FM's tenth Birthday!

by James Pilkington

Bolton FM was officially launched by the then Mayor of Bolton, Cllr Norman Critchley, on 20th June 2009 at the start of the One Bolton Festival in Victoria Square, ten years ago today. 

Midnight Memories Walk 2019

by James Pilkington

June 15th 2019 marks the 13th Bolton Midnight Memories Walk in the history of Bolton Hospice. 

Member of the Order of the British Empire

by Andrew Dickson

Remember last year I received a letter from the Cabinet Office to tell me, in strict confidence, that the Prime Minister was recommending to the Queen that I be appointed as a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE). 

I couldn't tell anyone about this honour until the publishing of the New Year Honours list that was difficult! 
I was receiving this honour as a result…

Bolton FM Media Academy

by James Pilkington

Bolton FM's Media Academy has already been recognised by the Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust as an organisation which is actively addressing the issues of mental health in people and carers in Bolton.

But we want to expand the academy to help even more children and young people and to do that we need your help. There are several ways you can do this, you could make a donation knowing…

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