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Slide into winter with fun

Tuesday November 21st, 8:32am

A giant snow slide will once again be the star attraction in Bolton town centre this Christmas. Thousands of thrill seekers enjoy...

Panto help wanted

Monday November 20th, 8:17am

Bolton Little Theatre is asking for help and support during the panto season. This year they have over 14 performances which will...


Friday November 17th, 4:10pm

A magical festive forest awaits visitors to the Artisan Market at Heaton Fold Garden Centre this Sunday. A marquee filled with a ...

Rivington Services one of the best in country

Friday November 17th, 4:02pm

A motorway services once shamed for dirty toilets and leaking ceilings has been named the second best in the country. The results...

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Choir extends a special invitation to their ‘Jingle Bell’ Concert

Thursday November 16th, 8:27am

Bolton Cancer Voices has free tickets for their ‘Jingle Bell Sing-A-Long’ concert on Saturday December2nd, 6-45pm, to give to...

Latest on the roads in Blackrod and Horwich

Tuesday November 14th, 10:57am

Blackrod Bypass, Blackrod - Stop / Go boards off-peak until Thursday 16/11/2017 for Bolton Council Environmental Service...

Pupils served up surprise healthy breakfast by charity

Tuesday November 14th, 10:52am

Primary school pupils have been served up a healthy breakfast by a charity. Children at Newton Westpark Primary School in Leigh w...

Bolton Ramblers head for the High Peak

Monday November 13th, 3:47pm

Bolton Ramblers will be walking in the High Peak of Derbyshire this Sunday, November 19th.

Line Dancing at St Elizabeth's

Friday November 10th, 8:30am

Holy Trinity Namibia Committee are holding a Festive Line Dance on Saturday, December 16th (2pm) at St Elizabeth's Church Hall, Cedar Ave...

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Bolton leading way with red bags for hospital

Friday November 10th, 8:26am

Bolton will be the first in Greater Manchester to roll out a new scheme which helps care home residents when they are admitted to hospita...

Old Rivingtonians turn back the clock in a good cause

Thursday November 9th, 7:50am

Former pupils of a local school will be turning the clock back 50 years at a forthcoming event in aid of two local mental health charitie...

Countdown to Horwich Christmas lights switch-on

Wednesday November 8th, 8:29am

Horwich Christmas lights will be switched on at the Crown Hotel roundabout on Friday, December 1st (6.00pm). This event trad...

Remembrance Day walk sets off from Rivington

Wednesday November 8th, 8:17am

Bolton Ramblers will hold their traditional Remembrance Sunday Walk on Sunday, November 12th.  They meet at 2pm at Rivington...

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Plans for a new-age Jubilee Centre

Wednesday November 8th, 8:14am

Day service users are to be given the chance to help design a brand new multi-million pound venue in Bolton. Bolton Council wants...

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Tuesday November 7th, 1:56pm

• ‘Daddy Day Car’ designed to help dads with the transition to fatherhood in Bolton • Created to celebrate ...

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There's nothing little about the haggis in Little Scotland

Tuesday November 7th, 8:36am

It is not unusual for Bolton Ramblers to spot wildlife on their walks but, for many, it was their first encounter with a haggis when they...

Sid’s back for Christmas

Tuesday November 7th, 8:26am

Sid Calderbank is back by popular demand to entertain at Horwich Heritage Society’s Christmas event on Tuesday 12th December, 7.30p...

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Rebecca takes on half marathon for Marie Curie

Tuesday November 7th, 8:23am

Rebecca Hyams from Worsley, recently took on the Lake Vrynrwy Half Marathon to raise funds for terminal illness charity Marie Curie, afte...

Pub repair plan turned down

Friday November 3rd, 5:27pm

A brewery has been denied permission to carry out work on a listed high street pub. Joseph Holt brewery had applied to rebui...

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Avoid Social Jet Lag when the Clocks Change

Wednesday October 25th, 8:14am

Our natural circadian rhythm or body clock is designed to gently adjust in response to gradual changes in daylight by roughly two minutes...

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Thursday October 5th, 4:32pm

Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they take audiences on a fun-filled tour in Disney OnIce presents Passport to Adventure. Jour...

Half term activities for all the family at IWM North

Thursday October 5th, 8:29am

Throughout October Half Term visitors will be able to explore the extensive collections and hourly Big Picture Show in the Main Exhibitio...

Stars and Stripes forever at RAF Burtonwood

Friday September 1st, 4:35pm

On September 9th and 10th, visitors to Warrington's RAF Burtonwood Heritage Centre will be whisked back in time for its annual nostalgia ...

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GCSE results day - a survival guide

Tuesday August 22nd, 9:38am

The climax to years of hard work and high expectations for 16 year-olds nationwide is nearly here. As GCSE results day looms larg...

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Top 10 days out in Manchester

Thursday July 27th, 12:31pm

Dayoutwiththekids.co.uk has the perfect inspiration for the summer holidays, as it reveals its top family days out in Manchester.

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Joseph Holt Celebrates National Pub Aid Award

Wednesday July 26th, 10:21am

Manchester Brewer, Joseph Holt was honoured recently with a National Pub Aid award presented and judged by the All Party Parliamentary Be...

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Deadline approaching for maritime photography competition

Friday July 21st, 9:38am

Amateur and professional photographers across the UK have just two weeks to enter their ultimate sea views in a photography competition b...

Messy pets or extra house proud owners in north west?

Tuesday July 18th, 9:39am

Pet owners in the North West dedicate an average of one and a half hours’ extra cleaning up after their furry friends each week.

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Enjoy easy gardening with raised beds and planters

Thursday June 22nd, 11:02am

Raised beds and planters are one of the easiest ways to get in to gardening and are a great way of creating extra space to grow a wide ra...

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It's been a better month for Parkinson's Whites

Thursday November 2nd, 4:18pm

By William Kirkpatrick After a terrible September in which Bolton failed to score a single goal, let alone regis...

New deal for O’Loughlin

Friday October 6th, 9:33am

Wigan and England captain, Sean O’Loughlin, has signed a new contract with the Warriors. The news was announced at the club...

Heaton CC celebrates a £45,000 hat trick of improvements

Thursday October 5th, 8:09am

New facilities including all-weather practice nets and roll-on covers will be unveiled at Heaton Cricket Club on Friday October 6th after...

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Gareth’s six of the best

Thursday September 28th, 8:19am

Not only did Bolton Golf Club member Gareth Hastie win the Bolton Golf Association Championship but he also led the Bolton G C team to vi...

Wanderers through to Carabao Cup third round

Wednesday August 23rd, 10:56am

Bolton Wanderers 3 Sheffield Wednesday 2 By William Kirkpatrick Bolton bounced back fro...

Good point on the road for Wanderers

Wednesday August 16th, 11:59am

Birmingham City 0 Bolton Wanderers 0 By William Kirkpatrick For the third time in seven...

First point for Wanderers

Wednesday August 16th, 10:11am

Millwall 1 Bolton Wanderers 1 By William Kirkpatrick Following a disappointing loss to ...

Much-changed Whites progress in cup

Friday August 11th, 3:38pm

Crewe Alexandra 1 Bolton Wanderers 2 By William Kirkpatrick Wanderers travelled to Crew...

Wanderers beaten in season opener

Thursday August 10th, 9:09am

Bolton Wanderers 2 Leeds United 3 By William Kirkpatrick Bolton’s first game back...

Wanderers gearing up for new season

Thursday July 13th, 11:59am

By William Kirkpatrick Players returned to the Lostock training ground at the end of last month to shake off any...

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