FANS of a Bolton park have a chance to vote it the best in the UK.

The search is on to find the best open green space in the country.

Bolton's Moss Bank Park is one of 55 in the North-West nominated for The Fields in Trust UK’s Best Park 2019.

Nationwide 364 have been put forward by the local communities for the title.

Now an an online public vote is under way at It closes at noon on Monday August 19.

The nomination for the park on Moss Bank Way says: "Moss Bank Park is the perfect mix of green open space and park. There are always activities on for families and The Hive is just amazing for little kids."

Fields in Trust's chief executive Helen Griffiths said: “Our parks and green space provide benefits to the physical health, mental wellbeing and community connections for people that use them, so we are delighted to see a record number of nominations."