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Gifted local pupils enjoy Bolton School maths tuition

Thursday March 23rd, 2:50pm

Eight talented Year 6 pupils from Lostock Primary School have been enjoying extra Mathematics tuition in after school classes with Bolton...

Latest on roads in Horwich and Westhoughton

Wednesday March 22nd, 8:46am

Chorley Road (nr Georgian House), Westhoughton - Temporary traffic lights off-peak on Thursday 23/03/2017 as United Util...

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Hugh given commendation for 50 years of volunteering

Wednesday March 22nd, 8:35am

A man who has volunteered with a safer driving charity for over 50 years has been given an award by Greater Manchester Police. Hu...

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Horwich Hockey Club fear they may have to move

Tuesday March 21st, 4:13pm

Horwich Hockey Club fear redevelopment of sporting facilities in the town may force them to re-locate. They currently play the As...

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Join in Shakespeare Week

Friday March 17th, 2:33pm

Fans of the world’s greatest playwright certainly won’t be ‘Bard’ as Bolton Library and Museum Services celebrate...

MP wants your views on broadband

Thursday March 16th, 9:48am

A Bolton MP wants residents to share their experiences with broadband service after statistics revealed his constituency is one of the be...

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Chutney and chat at Heath Charnock WI

Wednesday March 15th, 1:56pm

Heath Charnock WI enjoyed a wonderful March meeting with speaker Melanie Latham from Holly Cottage Preserves. 40 members attended...

Concert and quiz for church roof funds

Tuesday March 14th, 8:25am

St Paul’s Church on Railway Road in Adlington is hosting to a concert given by the Wig...

Latest on Horwich, Westhoughton and Blackrod roads

Monday March 13th, 8:38am

Chorley Rd/Blackrod Bypass, Blackrod - Lane Closure 09:30 - 15:30 Tuesday 14/03/2017 and Wednesday 15/03/2017 for Bolton...

New civic plaque for Crown Hotel

Friday March 10th, 2:14pm

Horwich’s Mayor and Mayoress will mark the installation of a new civic plaque for the Crown Hotel on Chorley new Road on Tuesday Ma...

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Investors in People pride for Derian House Children's Hospice

Wednesday March 8th, 8:57am

“Innovative leadership and shared pride in the success of Derian House” has led to the Chorley-based children’s hospice...

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Informative trip to Media City

Wednesday March 8th, 8:50am

A second group from Horwich Ladies Probus have vis...

Latest on Blackrod and Westhoughton roads

Monday March 6th, 9:30am

Chorley Road (nr Boundary), Blackrod - Temporary traffic lights from Tuesday 07/03/2017 until Thursday 09/03/2017 for Un...

Teenage girl sexually assaulted at Bolton bus station

Monday March 6th, 9:26am

Police are appealing for the witness of a sexual assault in Bolton to come forward and assist them with their enquiries. 

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Bolton Symphony Orchestra's French Connections

Thursday March 2nd, 10:57am

Bolton Symphony Orchestra are performing a French Connections Concert on Saturday March 11th (7.30pm) in the Victoria Hall in Bolton....

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Horwich to get more dropped kerbs

Wednesday March 1st, 10:15am

Councillors representing Horwich North East Ward say that they understand the need for more dropped kerbs around road junctions in Horwic...

Acting Wyrd at BLT

Tuesday February 28th, 9:27am

Terry Pratchett’s Wyrd Sisters, adapted for stage by Stephen Briggs, is coming to Bolton Little Theatre from March 6-11. So...

Roadworks in Blackrod

Monday February 27th, 2:55pm

Hill Lane, Blackrod - Temporary traffic lights on Tuesday 28/02/2017 and Wednesday 01/03/2017 as Openreach replace an ex...

Go la-la-loopy for Lalaloopsy Character appearance at Market Place

Monday February 27th, 2:53pm

Children’s toy store The Entertainer, at Market Place Shopping Centre is set to wow kids with a special character appearance on Sat...

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Royal Ballet's glittering production in cinemas

Friday March 10th, 2:32pm

The Royal Ballet’s sparkling production of Jewels is a love letter to ballet, told through the shimmering beauty that is ‘Eme...

Penalties doubled for using a mobile while driving

Wednesday March 1st, 10:27am

From today drivers face six points and a £200 fine if they are caught using their mobile phone at the wheel. The new and to...

Half Term Activities

Thursday February 16th, 12:53pm

February Half Term Activities Are you looking for somethin...

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Ultimate bug killer for the home and garden

Thursday February 2nd, 2:59pm

Tackling troublesome pests that cause damage to a wide range of plants needn’t be problematic thanks to a new bug killer. S...

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New legislation gives a boost to child safety

Thursday January 26th, 8:01am

New legislation on child car seats is being introduced to limit the use of backless booster seats to older children. The rules ar...

Marmalade champions young driver safety

Thursday January 26th, 7:56am

Driver safety is already proving to be high on the government’s agenda, which has been welcomed by Marmalade, champion of young dri...

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Friday January 13th, 12:41pm

Octagon Theatre Bolton and the University of Bolton are proud to present the rarely pe...

Good citizens urged to step up in snowy weather

Tuesday January 10th, 2:30pm

People should help their fellow citizens this winter without fear of being sued, say lawyers as the Met Office issues severe weather warn...

Peppa Pig and Save the Children launch Muddy Puddle Walk charity fundraiser

Monday January 9th, 2:58pm

This spring, Entertainment One’s (eOne) Peppa Pig is teaming up with the world’s leading children’s charity, Save the C...

Teaching is a New Year Resolution for many

Friday January 6th, 9:47am

The trend of New Year career resolutions looks set to be as popular as ever with data from last January 2016 showing online search terms ...

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Atherton running club praised in Parliament

Friday March 17th, 2:36pm

MP Chris Green has praised Atherton running club in the House of Commons. The MP recently joined members of the club on a run aro...

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School wins National Under 18 water polo title again

Wednesday March 8th, 8:54am

Bolton School remains the best Under 18 water polo school team in the country, having won the national ESSA title for the fourth year in ...

Promising month for Wanderers

Tuesday February 28th, 9:30am

To finish the month of February, Bolton faced Charlton who have been struggling this season considering that they were playing Championsh...

Job half done for Wanderers

Thursday January 26th, 8:30am

By William Kirkpatrick Bolton have had a very good first half of the campaign, finding themselves battling for a...

Centurions to unveil alternative kit at Battle of The Borough

Thursday January 19th, 2:35pm

Centurions To Unveil Alternative Playing Kit At The Battle of The Borough This Sunday Leigh Centurions will unveil their alternat...

Rampant Whites too good for Gills

Thursday December 15th, 2:44pm

By William Kirkpatrick Overcast and rainy skies drew over the Macron as Bolton prepared to face low ranked Gilli...

Wanderers' FA Cup run goes on

Thursday December 8th, 8:57am

By William Kirkpatrick Bolton Wanderers approached the second round of the FA Cup with relative confidence after...

Wanderers impressive despite uncertainty

Friday December 2nd, 9:41am

By William Kirkpatrick Bolton made the three-hour journey to Northampton for their final match of the month and,...

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Doc and Dek Charity Challenge update

Thursday December 1st, 2:51pm

Leigh Centurions Owner Derek Beaumont reports good progress after the first fortnight of his bid to become the Biggest Loser in the Betfr...

Wanderers make amends for defeat

Friday November 25th, 2:42pm

By William Kirkpatrick Bolton faced Millwall, hoping to make amends for their defeat last time out at Peterborou...

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