Industrial Action 

Bolton Town Hall

Due to national strike action Bolton Council services will not be available on Wednesday 30 November.

Closed buildings

All council enquiry access points and council buildings will be closed to the public, including the One Stop Shop in the Town Hall. All Library, Museum and Archive services will be closed.

Adult Social Care day services will be closed.

Telephone contacts

There will be a limited telephone service. Anyone with an emergency on 30 November can contact the council on 01204 333333.

The helpline will be open from 8am-6pm.


We anticipate that most schools, nurseries and children's centres will be closed on strike day.

If you require any advice about the school closures (last updated - 29/11/2011) please contact your child's school directly or call: 01204 332130.

School contact numbers are also available at:

Bin collections: 01204 336632

Bin collections will not be made on 30 November.

Normal collection for affected residents will resume on the next scheduled pickup.

Additional waste can be taken to the Household Waste Recycling Centre located at Hurstwood Court off Raikes Lane, Bolton.

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