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Horwich in Bloom winners

Friday August 26th, 10:57am

Domestic Front Garden: 1st – Mr Mark Taylor 2nd – Mrs Lily...

Seddons equipment being used for World Land Speed Record attempt

Friday August 26th, 10:36am

It has been officially confirmed that equipment supplied by Bolton-based Seddons Plant & Engineers Ltd will be used to help try and s...

Historical Cup finds its home in new Horwich competition

Thursday August 25th, 11:41am

When Marie Evans was a young girl her father bought a silver trophy in her honour to award ‘Best Home Produce’ in Horwich&rsq...

Daisy Hill couple volunteer in quake zone

Thursday August 25th, 11:34am

A couple from Daisy Hill are giving up their 9 to 5 jobs, selling most of their possessions and leaving the UK to volunteer with a disast...

Daisy Hill couple volunteer in quake zone

Thursday August 25th, 11:34am

A couple from Daisy Hill are giving up their 9 to 5 jobs, selling most of their possessions and leaving the UK to volunteer with a disast...

Walkers raise money in Cath's memory

Wednesday August 24th, 8:17am

Among the many walkers that took part in the 10 mile Rivington Solstice walk, from Rivington Bowling Green Club to Belmont village and ba...

King Kenny's bicycle on display

Wednesday August 24th, 8:13am

The childhood bike of Bolton’s Olympic hero, Jason Kenny, has gone on display in Bolton Central Library, in Le...

Festival fun at Library and Museum Service

Tuesday August 23rd, 9:09am

Beanstalks, indoor picnics and Willy Wonka fun await young visitors to this year’s Food and Drink Festival. To complement t...

MP gets preview of Woodland Trust's Smithills plans

Monday August 22nd, 8:40am

Bolton West MP Chris Green joined the Woodland Trust on a hike across Smithills Estate to find out more about their exciting plans for th...

On the roads in Horwich, Blackrod and Westhoughton

Monday August 22nd, 8:34am

Darley Street, Horwich - Temporary traffic lights until Tuesday 30/08/2016 Highways carriageway and foo...

Man assaulted in Bolton

Monday August 22nd, 8:27am

Police are seeking witnesses to an assault in Bolton. At 2am on Sunday August 21, one or two offenders approached a 46-year-...

Festival goes down a 'bomb'

Thursday August 18th, 3:43pm

After a successful inaugural year, Westhoughton Yarn Bombing Festival returned, with its mix of colourful yarn displays, attractions and ...

The power of singing

Thursday August 18th, 3:40pm

Following the BBC documentary series ‘The Big C And Me’, which depicted the stories of a number of cancer patients including ...

Top traders set for festival

Wednesday August 17th, 2:31pm

Great Britain’s best sausages, award winning cheese, the finest malt whisky in the world and amazing burgers are just some of the h...

Warning issued after potentially lethal medication lost in Bolton

Wednesday August 17th, 2:27pm

Police are issuing a warning after potentially lethal prescription medication was lost in Bolton. On Monday, August 15, a man fro...

Summer steamings

Wednesday August 17th, 2:24pm

There will be a Summer Steaming at Bolton Steam Museum Mornington Road, off Chorley Old Road, Bolton, BL1 4EU on Sunday August 28th

The Smithills Hall Story exhibition

Tuesday August 16th, 10:18am

A fantastic new exhibition tells the story of Smithills Hall through the ages and the people who lived and worked there.  Sm...

Latest on the Blackrod, Horwich and Westhoughton roads

Monday August 15th, 10:20am

Darley Street, Horwich - Temporary traffic lights until Tuesday 30/08/2016 for carriageway and footway ...

Horwich events to raise money for Holy Trinity Namibia Link

Friday August 12th, 2:43pm

Holy Trinity Church in Horwich is holding two events to raise funds for the Holy Trinity Namibia Link. The first is a concert in ...

MP calls for improvements to 'sardine  rail service'

Thursday August 11th, 5:26pm

Bolton West MP Chris Green is calling for urgent improvements to a rush-hour rail service after receiving complaints that the service sti...

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Smart meters available

Tuesday August 23rd, 9:21am

E.ON meter readers are offering customers in Bolton smart meters as part of a new trial to assess take-up. Smart meters, which are free t...

275 motorists arrested during summer drink and drug drive clampdown

Thursday August 11th, 5:24pm

Greater Manchester Police (GMP) arrested 275 motorists during this year’s summer drink and drug drive operation.  More...

York creates world first dog travelogue

Friday August 5th, 9:58am

Tourism brand Visit York appoints a Yorkshire Terrier named ‘Yorkie’ to present its new travelogue series The three-p...

An ice cool summer of fun at Chill Factore

Friday July 29th, 9:37am

The summer holidays are here and we have just what you need to keep the kids happy. Prepare for a summer packed full of exciting ...

Holidaymakers fear break-ins while away

Friday July 22nd, 9:40am

Getaway Britons are increasingly worried about their home being broken into when they are not there, a new report shows. The fear...

How to keep your pet healthy and happy this summer

Tuesday July 19th, 10:03am

Summer is a great time for pets and their owners, but vets are warning about the hidden risks to pets during the warmest season of the ye...

Police warn of the dangers of Pokemon Go to children

Friday July 15th, 1:40pm

Police are urging parents and teachers to speak to young people about staying safe when using the recently launched Pokemon Go app. ...

Surge in facial skin treatments for men in Bolton

Friday July 15th, 9:55am

A record number of men in Bolton are choosing to get non-surgical facial treatments according to a local skincare specialist and men now ...

NW Law Firm helping to raise awareness of Mesothelioma

Thursday June 30th, 10:13am

Expert asbestos-related disease lawyers at Irwin Mitchell, which helps hundreds of people affected by mesothelioma every year, has backed...

Jackson's Homes on the move

Wednesday June 22nd, 1:23pm

The very popular Jackson’s Homes has moved. Jackson’s Homes has been established for over 8 years and is run fantasti...

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Wanderers ready for Parkinson era

Friday August 5th, 9:53am

By William Fitzpatrick Both the first and second team squads took part in matches around England after a short t...

Ashurst backs Serbian Rugby League

Thursday July 14th, 2:44pm

“Rugby league is going global and there’s no turning back,” claims former Wigan and Wakefield great and ex-Penrith, Syd...

Weekend cricket matches

Friday July 8th, 9:24am

Saturday Bolton League Astley Bridge v Atherton Blackrod v Farnworth Social Cir...

Bishop takes Radcliffe race crown

Monday July 4th, 11:37am

  Colin Bishop (M55) from Helsby Running Club, was the winner of The Joan Rhodes and Fred Norris Memorial 5K Multi-terrain R...

Wanderers at home on opening day

Wednesday June 22nd, 10:45am

Bolton Wanderers will face Sheffield United at the Macron Stadium on the opening day of the League One campaign, Saturday, August 6t...

Weekend cricket fixtures

Friday June 17th, 8:28am

Saturday, June 18 Bolton LeagueAstley Bridge v LostockBlackrod v

Weekend cricket fixtures

Wednesday June 8th, 12:47pm

SaturdayBolton LeagueAdlington v Darcy LeverAtherton v Walkden...

Bolton Cricket League tables

Wednesday June 8th, 12:42pm

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Centurions Sign Travis Burns

Friday June 3rd, 11:49am

Leigh Centurions have signed Travis Burns on loan from St Helens until the end of the current season. The 31-year-old Queens...

Golf club gets Sport England funding boost

Wednesday May 25th, 10:20am

Deane Golf Club in Bolton is one of nine community sports projects in the North West of England who have shared more than £660...

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