To renaturalise a stretch of the River Croal
in order to develop a series of residential enclaves that make the most of the town centre’s ‘blue network’
Create a more cohesive and compact urban fabric
by creating ‘river corridors’, featuring high quality residential blocks that make the most of the views afforded and open up opportunities for leisure and community uses.
Develop new green spaces (pocket parks)
that capitalise on the waterfront setting and maximise Queen’s Park as one of Bolton’s green assets, by creating a housing development that acts as a gateway between the park and town centre.