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Latest on the local roads

Friday March 16th, 2:36pm

Church Street, Westhoughton - Temporary traffic lights until Tuesday 20/03/2018 for Electricity NW works

Emergency roadworks in Westhoughton

Thursday March 15th, 3:39pm

Drivers are being warned to expect severe unavoidable congestion while Electricity North West carries out emerg...

Walking with Bolton CHA Rambling Club

Wednesday March 14th, 2:36pm

Bolton C.H.A. Rambling club invite you to join them on Wednesdays and SaturdaysSaturday 17th March

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Young Musician of the Year Showcases Breadth of Talent

Tuesday March 13th, 8:04pm

This year’s Bolton School Boys’ Division Young Musician of the Year competition once again showcase...

Organ Recital at Holy Trinity

Monday March 12th, 2:47pm

There will be an Organ Recital at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Church Street, Horwich (BL6 6AA) on Saturday 28th April at 7.30pm to s...

Latest on roads in Horwich, Blackrod and Westhoughton

Monday March 12th, 2:44pm

Blackrod Bypass/Chorley Rd, Blackrod - PMV and Stop/Go Boards (off peak) until Tuesday 13/03/2018 for Bolton Council Nei...

Walking in the Derbyshire High Peak

Friday March 9th, 8:14am

Bolton Ramblers are off to the High Peak area of Derbyshire on Sunday, March 18th.  There will be two walks, one of 11.5 mil...

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Dr Ralph Delivers Royal Statistical Society Lecture

Friday March 9th, 8:11am

An audience of adults and students from Bolton School and the local community enjoyed a fascinating evening in ...

Appeal to find Leigh woman's next-of-kin

Friday March 9th, 8:08am

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace the next-of-kin of a woman from Leigh. Georgette Crossland, 70, sadly d...

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Ducking Punches bring 'Alamort' tour to Bolton

Friday March 9th, 8:05am

Ducking Punches are lining up an appearance at The Alma Inn, Bolton on April 27th. As heard on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show, th...

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TV architect to speak on Bolton masterplan

Wednesday March 7th, 12:49pm

Bolton Council’s £1bn masterplan to transform the town centre will be discussed at MIPIM 2018 at an...

Walking with Bolton CHA Rambling Club

Tuesday March 6th, 4:43pm

Bolton CHA Rambling club invite you to join them on Wednesdays and Saturdays: Saturday 10th March A SUMMIT – M...

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Local Weight Watchers' coach recognised with Diamond award

Monday March 5th, 3:35pm

Claire Bond has helped hundreds of residents in Westhoughtion and Horwich towards a healthier lifestyle – and now Claire has been r...

Transport for the North invites Greater Manchester’s views on draft Strategic Transport Plan

Friday March 2nd, 7:57am

Transport for the North has commenced a thirteen-week consultation on its draft Strategic Transport Plan for th...

Appeal after armed robbery in Leigh

Thursday March 1st, 5:11pm

A masked duo armed with a hammer threatened staff during an armed robbery in Leigh. Shortly after 7.20am on Thursday Februar...

Horwich Neighbourhood Plan issues call for your support

Thursday March 1st, 4:48pm

In January 2017 a small group of volunteers and three Horwich Town councillors, Marie Brady, Jim Bullock and Ste Rock were tasked with wr...

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Celebrating World Book Day

Thursday March 1st, 4:47pm

Pupils and staff at Lord Street Primary School, Horwich made a fantastic effort today in celebrating ‘World Book Day’...

Up coming walks with Bolton CHA Rambling club

Tuesday February 27th, 3:21pm

Bolton C.H.A. Rambling club invite you join them on Wednesdays and Saturdays.Saturday 3rd MarchA...

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Elite Athletes Learn from Rugby Doctor and Paralympian

Tuesday February 27th, 3:14pm

Elite athletes from Bolton School’s Junior Boys’, Senior Boys’ and Senior Girls’ schools as well as the entirety ...

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Cold calling ban: time for Government to deliver

Friday March 9th, 8:06am

Government must stop dithering and act now to ban cold calling for personal injury claims, a leading lawyer has said ahead of a crucial d...

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Foodies Festival returns to Cheshire with launch of music stage

Tuesday March 6th, 4:48pm

Back by popular demand, Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns to Tatton Park on July 13, 14, 15...

Virtual stadium experience future of sport broadcasting

Friday February 23rd, 7:29am

  The future of sports broadcasting has shown off at an event at MediaCi...

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CelebAbility returns to ITV2

Tuesday February 20th, 12:41pm

CelebAbility, TV’s most chaotic and crazy show returns to ITV2 later this year for a second series in its continued quest to discov...

19 million Brits at risk from must-have home mod cons

Friday January 5th, 8:41am

19 million UK homes1 are at risk from modern ‘must have’ appliances, as 35% of Brits have bought mod cons such as wood burnin...

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Start your Year Well with Ayurvedic Health Tonic Ojamin Herb and Fruit

Friday December 15th, 4:26pm

A new year traditionally marks the beginning of a new start - a time to reinvent ourselves and change daily habits, particularly when it ...

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Revealed: How the Nation will spend Christmas Day

Wednesday December 13th, 8:15am

Sofa Workshop have recently surveyed the nation to find out how they will be spending Christmas Day.

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Royal Opera presentsw Verdi's 'Best opera' Rigoletto live in cinemas

Tuesday December 12th, 10:12am

The Royal Opera presents Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto – a work the composer himself called his ‘best opera’ –...

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Hosting a vegan this Christmas? The Vegan Society has your back

Monday November 27th, 8:50am

Due to the ongoing rise in plant-based diets, it’s very likely that more people than ever will be eating vegan over the festive per...

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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Incredible National Water Polo Record Continues

Thursday March 15th, 9:31am

Bolton School Boys’ Division has continued its dominance at water polo on the national stage. The Uner 15...

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Lancashire Cricketers Inspire Under 15s

Monday March 12th, 2:50pm

Bolton School’s Under 15s cricket team was given a fillip this week when former Lancashire and England cr...

Revival continues despite striker loss

Thursday March 1st, 5:09pm

ByWilliam Kirkpatrick When the January Transfer Window closed, Bolton looked like a team in trouble. Top...

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Lizzy gets England camp call

Friday February 23rd, 7:52am

Lizzy Harkness, a Year 9 footballer at Bolton School Girls’ Division, has been selected to attend the upcoming FA National Performa...

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Tommy Sale Youth Development Programme update

Thursday February 8th, 2:26pm

Leigh Centurions Under 16s Development Team began their season with a 40-8 victory over Salford Red Devils at Ledgard Avenue. ...

New year, new motivation for Wanderers

Wednesday January 31st, 10:53am

By William Kirkpatrick A new year for Bolton Wanderers brought with it a new motivation in their bid to survive ...

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Boys are Greater Manchester badminton champions

Tuesday January 30th, 8:47am

A team from Bolton School Boys’ Division has become the Under 14 Greater Manchester badminton champions.

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Sam goes from strength to strength

Thursday December 14th, 3:18pm

What a great golfing year Sam Durnian has had. Returning to Chorley Golf Club on a handicap of 13 Sam has reduced her handicap to...

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Micky Higham to play final career game against Wigan Warriors

Friday December 8th, 7:54am

Leigh Centurions have confirmed they have agreed to play Wigan Warriors in a prestigious Warm Up game on Sunday January 21st (3pm) at Lei...

Five points from 12 in November for Wanderers

Wednesday November 29th, 9:26am

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