Timeline

A Brief History of Bolton Birch

Simon Bolton & Co Start Trading

June 1981

Simon Bolton (left) sets up Chester’s first firm of surveyors and agents purely dealing with commercial property initially trading as Simon Bolton & Co and is joined by his brother Richard (right) a year later.

Simon Bolton & Co Start Trading

Simon Bolton & Co becomes Bolton Birch

January 1989

Graham Birch, a longstanding friend and colleague of Simon Bolton, leaves his position in the West-End office of Conrad Ritblat to enter into partnership with Simon to form Bolton Birch.

Simon Bolton & Co becomes Bolton Birch

Jonty Goodchild takes the reins

January 2010

Having joined the practice in 1996 and having enjoyed a successful business partnership with Simon Bolton, Jonty becomes senior partner following Simon’s semi-retirement.

Jonty Goodchild takes the reins

Bolton Birch and Dodd Commercial Merge - A Perfect Fit

April 2016

Jonty Goodchild and Martin Dodd agree on a merger between Bolton Birch and Dodd Commercial Property Management which was set up by Martin in Chester in 2011. A new era begins.

Bolton Birch and Dodd Commercial Merge - A Perfect Fit

Thank you

for all the support throughout the years

Thanks to all previous and existing clients and a very warm welcome to new clients. We all at Bolton Birch look forward to another 37 years of trading!