Councillor Steve Rock


Stephen has served as a councillor for this ward before for over eight years and as town councillor for nine years.

Born in Horwich, Stephen has lived in the town all his life and has three sons

who also live in the town. He went to Horwich secondary school, now Rivington and Blackrod High School.

Stephen worked for many years at Horwich Loco works and went on to teach at Bolton community college and several private training companies.

He is currently leader of Horwich council and is proud of the achievements made by the council over the years including the many grants that have helped various voluntary groups. His wife Lynn is also a town councillor.

He has served as a councillor on Bolton council for many years and was a member of the police and fire authorities.

In my spare time he plays the guitar and is also interested in local history and herpetology.