Bolton’s cold homes

Terraced homes in Bolton

Labour would insulate five million cold homes over five years, helping to cut household bills by an average of £445-a-year on current energy prices.

Campaign win: Clean up Bolton’s Rivers

Kirith Entwistle discussing her campaign to clean up rivers by Astley Brook, with a member of the public

As you may know, I have been campaigning to clean up Bolton’s rivers after it came to light that United Utilities had been regularly dumping sewage into our waterways. Literally thousands of times annually. We need accountability and decisive action to protect the local environment. My campaign called for mandatory monitoring of all sewage outlets, […]

Campaign to clean up local rivers

Local activists launch new campaign calling for local rivers and brooks to be cleaned up and sewage dumping to be stopped A group of passionate local activists in Bolton have launched a new campaign calling for local rivers and brooks to be cleaned up and for sewage dumping to be stopped. Last year alone, raw […]