Metropolitan Borough of Bolton

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The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley, Westhoughton, and part of the West Pennine Moors.wikipedia
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Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester, EnglandManchesterCounty of Greater Manchester
The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,
It encompasses one of the largest metropolitan areas in the United Kingdom and comprises ten metropolitan boroughs: Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Rochdale, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford, Wigan, and the cities of Manchester and Salford.

Bolton

Bolton, EnglandBolton, LancashireBolton, Greater Manchester
The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,
It is surrounded by several smaller towns and villages that together form the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, of which Bolton is the administrative centre.

Farnworth

Farnworth, LancashireNew BuryFarnworth, Greater Manchester
The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,
Farnworth is a town and an unparished area within the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England.

Horwich

Horwich, Greater ManchesterHorwich, Lancashire
The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,
Horwich is a town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

Blackrod

Blackrod Grammar School
The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,
Blackrod is a town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

Kearsley

Kearsley MossFarnworth with Kearsley
The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,
Kearsley is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

Westhoughton

Westhoughton Town HallWesthoughton, Greater Manchester
Westhoughton, and part of the West Pennine Moors.
Westhoughton is a town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

City of Salford

SalfordSalford City CouncilSalford, Greater Manchester
The metropolitan districts of Bury, Salford and Wigan lie to the east, south and west respectively; and the non-metropolitan districts of Blackburn with Darwen and Chorley in Lancashire to the north and north-west.
The metropolitan boroughs of Wigan, Bolton and Bury lie to the west, northwest and north respectively.

Lancashire

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The boundaries were set by of the Local Government Act 1972, and cover eight former local government districts; seven Urban Districts from the administrative county of Lancashire, and the County Borough of Bolton.
In Greater Manchester the successor boroughs were Bury, Bolton, Manchester, Oldham (part), Rochdale, Salford, Tameside (part), Trafford (part) and Wigan.

Metropolitan Borough of Wigan

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The metropolitan districts of Bury, Salford and Wigan lie to the east, south and west respectively; and the non-metropolitan districts of Blackburn with Darwen and Chorley in Lancashire to the north and north-west.
The borough has three civil parishes and lies directly to the west of the City of Salford and southwest of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton.

Metropolitan borough

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The Metropolitan Borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough of Greater Manchester, England, named after its largest town, Bolton, but covering a far larger area which includes Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley,

Bradshaw, Greater Manchester

BradshawBradshaw, Lancashire
Bradshaw is a village of the unparished area of South Turton in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England.

County Borough of Bolton

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The boundaries were set by of the Local Government Act 1972, and cover eight former local government districts; seven Urban Districts from the administrative county of Lancashire, and the County Borough of Bolton.
In 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972, the County Borough of Bolton was abolished and its territory transferred to Greater Manchester to form part of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton.

Egerton, Greater Manchester

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Egerton, (pronounced "edgerton"), is a village in the unparished area of South Turton, in the northern part of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

South Turton

Turton
South Turton is an unparished area of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, in Greater Manchester, England.

Local Government Act 1972

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The boundaries were set by of the Local Government Act 1972, and cover eight former local government districts; seven Urban Districts from the administrative county of Lancashire, and the County Borough of Bolton.

Bromley Cross

Bromley Cross is a suburb of the unparished area of South Turton in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

Horwich Town Council

Mayor of Horwich
There are three town councils in the metropolitan borough, Westhoughton Town Council, Horwich Town Council and Blackrod Town Council.
Horwich Town Council is a local authority with limited powers and covers the town and civil parish of Horwich in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

Municipal Borough of Farnworth

FarnworthFarnworth BoroughFarnworth District Council
Following abolition of the local authority in 1974, Farnworth became an unparished area of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton in Greater Manchester.

Blackburn with Darwen

BlackburnBorough of Blackburn with DarwenBlackburn Council
The metropolitan districts of Bury, Salford and Wigan lie to the east, south and west respectively; and the non-metropolitan districts of Blackburn with Darwen and Chorley in Lancashire to the north and north-west.
The authority borders with boroughs administered as within the Greater Manchester and Lancashire upper-tier local authorities: Chorley in the west and then (clockwise) South Ribble, Ribble Valley, Hyndburn and Rossendale in Lancashire; Bury and Bolton in Greater Manchester.

Westhoughton railway station

Westhoughton
Westhoughton railway station is one of the two stations which serve the town of Westhoughton, in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, north-western England.

Unparished area

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The rest of the metropolitan borough, Bolton, Farnworth, Kearsley, Little Lever, and South Turton, have remained unparished areas since 1974.

Daisy Hill railway station

Daisy HillDSY (railway station)
Daisy Hill railway station serves the Daisy Hill area of Westhoughton, in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.

Farnworth railway station

Farnworth TunnelFarnwortha tunnel
Farnworth railway station serves the Greater Manchester town of Farnworth, in the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, England.

John Hanscomb

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John Collins Hanscomb CBE (7 October 1924 – 14 February 2019) was a British Conservative politician from the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton in Greater Manchester, England.