Links in a Chain - the Mayors of Bolton
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Frank Alan Rushton

Mayor of Bolton: 1995-96 (Conservative)

Born: Bolton 1934

Died: Bolton 30 September 2018

Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering at Salford College of Technology and Salford University College.

His father, Frank Rushton, played cricket for Lancashire 1928-9.

Represented Deane cum Lostock Ward 1971-80, Hulton Ward 1984-86 and Heaton Ward 1988-2015.

Honorary Alderman of Bolton Metropolitan Borough, admitted 2015.

Leader of the Conservative Group on Bolton Council 1998-2003.

Chairman of the Parks and Recreation Committee.

Vice-Chairman Children's Services, Culture and Young People and Sport Scrutiny Committee.

His Mayor's Charity appeal raised £20,000 for Bolton Carers Support Project, Macmillan Nurses and Bolton Hospice.

His wife, Audrey, was Mayoress.


Click for larger image Formal portrait of Frank Alan Rushton as Mayor of Bolton.

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Frank Alan Rushton


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