April 29, 2022

This summer, Bolton Businessman Andrew Crompton is undertaking the challenge of a lifetime by riding his bike thousands of miles from his hometown of Bolton to Melbourne, Australia. He is

December 06, 2021

“Pots of Gold” is an initiative, part funded by The Provincial Walsh Trust & BLGC, which aims to provide BLGC members with funding from £15-£100. This funding can be used

October 26, 2021

One of the missions of Bolton Lads and Girls club is “for every young person in Bolton to have the opportunity to be the best they can be.” In order

February 17, 2021

Today we are celebrating RandomActsofKindnessDay – with the focus to ‘Explore the Good’ and ‘Make Kindness the Norm’. Covid-19 has showcased a year of fear and uncertainty; however, here at

February 01, 2021

Award-winning technology company, IDNS, are continuing to support their local community by becoming a patron for Bolton Lads and Girls Club (BLGC). The funding provided by IDNS will help open

January 22, 2021

As of Monday 25th January, we have committed to delivering 100 lunches per day and weekly/fortnightly food and essential parcels to young people and families across the North West.  We

September 17, 2020

Today marks the day of our annual Business Breakfast event. Each quarter, we love welcoming all of our valued Patrons and Supporters across the North West and giving an update

May 22, 2020

Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19) – temporary changes to our open access sessions from Friday 20th March. Bolton Lads & Girls Club is continuing to adapt so that we can continue to

September 26, 2019

Bolton Lads & Girls Club to Celebrate 130 Years with Mosaic of Memories Bolton Lads & Girls Club is to mark its 130thanniversary with a major new ‘Mosaic of Memories’

March 19, 2019

In February 2019 the Volunteering Team conducted a survey to understand how volunteers have felt about their volunteer experience in 2018.   We could not do what we do without

July 04, 2018

  We are delighted to share that one of our wonderful Patron’s, Window Creations Ltd, won an award at the Greater Manchester Talent Match Awards back in May. We nominated

June 22, 2018

We found out earlier this month that one of our wonderful Volunteer Mentors has been recognised by the Queen for her dedication to volunteering in her community! Cecilia Woods has

June 22, 2018

Hot off the tail of our jam-packed Volunteer Week celebrations, Bolton Lads and Girls Club have been awarded an ‘Excellence in Volunteer Management’ award by Bolton CVS! We are incredibly

February 08, 2018

Do you know a young person aged 16-25 in the UK Youth network who is not afraid to speak their mind? Do you know an inspiring young person who could

January 19, 2018

On Thursday 18th, January we celebrated the 2nd birthday of BLGC Westhoughton. It was no ordinary birthday party as we welcomed all our Junior Club members in their onesie pyjamas.

January 08, 2018

Lincoln is 20 and has been mentored for the past year and a half by Jackie Lord who works at BLGC. He was in care for five years and felt

January 08, 2018

Christmas came early for local youth club, Bolton Lads & Girls Club (BLGC), as they were handed the keys to a brand-new Kia Carens by local car dealership, Bolton Kia.

December 18, 2017

On Friday 17th, November 2017, Young People from Bolton Lads & Girls Club (BLGC) were invited along to the live filming of BBC Children In Need at the Museum of

November 20, 2017

It has always been important that young people are physically fit, not just to support health and wellbeing, but critically to ensure that they can access opportunities and life experiences

November 03, 2017

Bolton Lads & Girls Club (BLGC) has been the fabric of the Bolton Community for over 125 years. As a youth organisation, the club has continued to design bespoke provisions

October 27, 2017

By Angela Kelly BOLTON Lads and Girls Club has been leading the way in offering individual help and support to often troubled youngsters for more than 20 years. In that

October 26, 2017

In early 2017, Bolton Lads & Girls Club introduced its RISE (Refugee, Integration, support and Engagement) Project, with the aim of improving cross-cultural integration via the supported engagement of young

October 10, 2017

FUN-LOVING crowds, live music, and the best ales in the North West made for a superb atmosphere at the 24th annual Bolton Beer Festival. Thousands of beer drinkers flocked to

October 10, 2017

More than 100 local business people attended the third in a series of ‘Business Breakfast’ planned for 2017 by Bolton Lads & Girls Club and Sponsored by proud new patrons’

October 10, 2017

It was a summer to remember for Over 600 teenagers from Bolton and the surrounding areas who completed their National Citizen Service (NCS) programme delivered by local youth organisation, Bolton

July 19, 2017

Bolton Lads & Girls Club has been awarded the accolade of ‘Youth Organisation of the Year’ at the UK Youth Awards ceremony, held in London on Wednesday 7th December. The

July 19, 2017

Local youth club, Bolton Lads & Girls Club (BLGC) welcomed over 250 Patrons, Supporters and Partners to celebrate the Clubs successes in the last year with their annual Patrons &

July 17, 2017

Ex England legend and Westhoughton born resident Franny Lee teed off for the 28th annual golf fundraiser in aid of Bolton Lads & Girls Club. With more than 100 people