Kevin Whitmore

My Place | Oldham

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Growing up in Oldham in the 1980s and 1990s was a picture of decline, writes Kevin Whitmore of BECG. But look more closely and you can now see a town with a determination to make sure its best days are ahead.

Nilesh Modhvadia

My Place | Bolton

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Bolton is taking the right steps to address its struggling high street, but calculated risks can help take the town to the next level, writes Nilesh Modhvadia of Cowgills.

Jonathan Twentyman

My Place | Leigh

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Repurposing historic buildings and delivering affordable homes can set places like Leigh apart from the region's city centre, writes Jonathan Twentyman of JP McGuire Developments.

Paul Smith, SLG

My Place | Sale

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It would be fair to say that Sale has seen very little in the way of genuine transformation for more than a decade, writes Paul Smith of Strategic Land Group, but it has the potential to become Greater Manchester's most cycling-friendly town.