5 things to know about Bolton School

1. Bolton School is situated in Greater Manchester, an all-through school, it is one of the largest independent day schools in the country with over 2,350 pupils

2. 1 in 5 Senior School pupils receives help with their fees

3. New Scholarships to study are now available at the School

4. Former pupils include Sir Ian McKellen, Sir Philip Craven, Sir Harry Kroto, Mark Radcliffe, Monica Ali, Anjali Pathak, Baroness Patricia Morris and Dame Janet Smith

5. Great academic results; in 2012 by EBacc results, the Girls’ and Boys’ Divisions were in the top 20 nationally.