Bolton Council has confirmed that a new green space in the town centre will be officially named Elizabeth Park in memory of the Queen.
Council leaders pay tribute
The Mayor of Bolton Cllr Akhtar Zaman, said:
"I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, and I know that my sadness will be shared across Bolton.
"Our late Sovereign was our longest-reigning Monarch and gave a lifetime of service to the people of the country."
The Leader of Bolton Council, Cllr Martyn Cox, said:
"In memory of a beloved Queen who served her people with distinction for more than 70 years.
"She quite simply gave her all.
"God bless you, Maam."
Making a donation to one of Her Majesty’s many charities and patronages may be considered a fitting way of paying tribute to Her extraordinary legacy. Read further information on how you can donate and a list of Her Majesty’s charities and patronages- Charities and Patronages | The Royal Family