WE recently revealed plans for Bolton Market being at the heart of Covent Garden-inspired plans to transform the town centre’s cultural quarter.

More details have been released on plans to upgrade the market and improve links from Le Mans Crescent, Victoria Square and Newport Street

Meanwhile our readers have reacted on social media and online to the news.

Heidi Jean Hodson said: "Nooooo! leave it! It's the only bit of normality left of Bolton....."

Nigel Ross said: "Leave it alone that's literally my bread and butter."

Jennifer Stewart said: "Sounds brilliant idea but give free car parking!"

Gary Charlton said: "Would this mean demolish it and leave it as a make shift rubble car park for 10 years before a contractor and money is found to complete the work?"

Tracey Earp said: "So this is their vision and I wonder what will actually happen to their vision. If it’s like the vision on the masterplan then it’s going to come to nothing and it’s going to be another let down."

Jan Howarth said: "We have not got enough markets as it is so I hope we still have a market."

Only the blind cannot see said: "Utterly deluded."