THE details of the revised regional masterplan that will shape housing, jobs and the environment for years to come has been released.

Here are five figures from the latest draft Greater Manchester Spatial Framework which will affect Bolton.


The number of new homes that would be built in Bolton, solely on urban sites, by 2037

830,000 sq m

The amount of industrial and warehousing floorspace the town would contribute

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1.97 per cent

The net loss of green belt land that would result from the new plan, down from 5.3%

5 hectares

The additional green belt land area allocated for an extension to Logistics North

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8 weeks

The period of time that the public consultation on the latest draft will last