One Year To Go Before The Opening Of Bolton One
19th August 2011
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Bolton One is Boltons exciting new Health, Leisure and Research Centre is on site and due for completion in 2012. The project is an exciting partnership between Bolton Council, NHS Bolton and the University of Bolton and will cost £31m

With just a year to go until the opening of Bolton One it is getting exciting. As you drive past the building you can see more and more of the unveiling happening.

Bolton One will house leisure and academic facilities all under one room including

For Fitness there will be


  • An eight lane 25-metre swimming pool built to Amateur Swimming Association standards
  • Part of the pool will have a movable floor so it can be raised for leisure and excercise uses such as parent and child sessions or aquafit.
  • 50 Square Metre hydrotherapy pool
  • Fitness suite including 70 station gym, dance and aerobics studio and community gym.
  • Access to university of Bolton's sports hall

For health

Urgent Care Facilities

  • 24 hour GP Out of Hours service base, with consulting rooms for emergency appointments
  • Walk-in Centre and minor injuries facilities, for expert advice, diagnosis and care without an appointment, with a GP presence as well as experienced nurses
  • Emergency Dental Service

  • X-Ray
  • Echocardiograms
  • Ultrasound

Specialised, Community-based Treatment

  • Rapid Access Clinics for Breathlessness, Cardiology, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Elderly Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Service including Rheumatology, Orthopaedics, Biomechanical workshop, Rehabilitation Gym


Teaching and Reasearch

  • clinical skills laboratory facilities
  • a rehabilitation suite, including rehabilitation clinics
  • sports injury and exercise and conditioning clinics
  • teaching and seminar rooms
  • a test-running track.

Bolton one is scheduled to open in the Summer of 2012 and is set to be another fantastic facility the town has to offer. To keep up to date with developments at the site visit
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