Submit your idea for a takeover day in our space at the Market Place

Submit your idea for a takeover day in our space at the Market Place

We are inviting young people in Bolton takeover our space in the Market Place Shopping Centre on Saturday 23 March.

The winning idea will be supported by the Octagon team, given a budget and project manager to make the event happen.

Who can apply?

Anyone aged 11 - 25 can apply. As a minimum you need to be available:

  • One day during Feb Half Term for planning
  • All day on 23 March for the event.

The deadline for submissions is Sunday 17 February at 5pm.

Tell us about your idea by filling in the application which you can download below. We are looking for exciting and bold new ideas that will appeal to young people in Bolton. We don’t need all the details just yet – the winning idea will be developed with our team.

You can submit your application in person at the Market Place or email the document to participation@octagonbolton.co.uk by 5pm on Sunday 17 February 2018.

The winner will be contacted by Tuesday 19 February. We’ll also let you know if your idea hasn’t been selected – either way, we’d love to see you at the event on 23 March.

Thank you for sharing your ideas and good luck!

Please note if you are handing in your application to our space in the Market Place the opening hours are Tue – Sat 9.30am – 4.30pm.

Youth Takeover: Ideas Submission Form