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DISPUTE: Elaine Hibbert's fence

Bolton at Home workmen tear down gran's £400 fence 'because she did not have permission to put it up'

REWARD: Royal Bolton Hospital

Doctors' surgeries getting cash rewards for NOT sending patients to hospital

Picture from PA

Paul Massey murder: Police trying to trace teenage girl seen at bus stop who may have witnessed shooting

Valentine's Day Deane arsonist has jail term increased by 12 months

Valentine's Day Deane arsonist has jail term increased by 12 months

PLAY: Ferret Benson with his friend Fletcher the dog

VIDEO: 'Inseparable' ferret and dog reunited after Benson spent 5 weeks missing

Sunningdale Avenue, Radcliffe. Image: Google Maps.

Firefighters called to Radcliffe bungalow after elderly couple spot sparking fuse box

DOTING: New parents Helen Flanagan and Scott Sinclair share a snap of their newborn daughter

Helen Flanagan uploads cute snap of her family as daughter Matilda turns one month old

VIEWS: UKIP’s Louise Bours, an MEP for the North West

MEP calls for changes to smacking laws

FIRE: Market Place Shopping Centre

UPDATED: Market Place shopping centre evacuated after fire in basement

TAX: Bolton Council to review discounts

Review of single person council tax discounts in Bolton

MOVED: Leyanne Bromley, holding the phone showing the fundraising page, with mum Kath Connor and friend Shelley Breen

Kindhearted strangers donate in droves to fundraising page set up for robbed gran, 91

Man arrested after reports dog walker exposed his boxer shorts to woman

Man arrested after reports dog walker exposed his boxer shorts to woman

EXCITED: Arriving at Firwood high school's prom is Anthony Fitton

Stars of the school shine at end of year prom

HONOUR: Thomas Wyatt releases the doves on Action Mesothelioma Day

Son of popular Farnworth PCSO who died from cancer asked to perform poignant dove release

GREEN DAY: From the left are Mijtaba Saleemi aged eight, Umamah Bhaloda aged five, Hafza Dawood aged five, Marcus Ashcroft aged four and Wilf Fellows aged five

Pupils go green to support poorly pupil Katy

AUTHOR: Zoe Stephens

Horwich mum writes book in three-and-a-half-weeks — and donates royalties to hospital staff who saved her life

Volunteer Tony Sheehan prepares to send a batch of lunches off for delivery

Project to feed Bolton's most needy kids gets underway

GOODBYE:Susan Taylor retires from Sharples Primary School after working there in different roles.She is with (from left back) Aaminah Dhumadia, Olivia Price, Charlie Green and Melissa Richards, all six. Front from left are Ziyaad Mogra and Hector Drew bot

Dinner lady turned teacher hangs up her apron after 28 years at school

AWARD: Simon Murphy, technical director of the Street Soccer Academy programme, at Kings Church Centre, Breightmet

Football programme to rehabilitate ex-offenders wins award

Bolton weather update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Bolton weather update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

AWARD WINNER: Sharples Primary School pupil Waahid Valli, aged 11, who won the Spirit of Sharples award.

First class pupil honoured with top award

OPPORTUNITY:  New MP Chris Green meets apprentice Sam Hamilton

New MP continues to back apprentices - by taking one on himself

LEAVING: Ambulance crews are stressed

Whistleblowers claim seven Bolton paramedics set to leave frontline services in next month

Van Tran Nam

Appeal to find teenager missing for almost three weeks

Freak Dance will perform in Radcliffe town centre this weekend

Hopes for Radcliffe town centre boost with live entertainment

Green Flag Award Logo (33321206)

Bury parks named as among the best in Britain

BRIGHT: Engineer Paul Worthington and Cllr Nick Peel with one of the new lights

More than 2,600 streetlights in 500 streets switched to low-energy LED lighting

JAILED: Raymond Dallimore

JAILED: Businessman who organised terrifying raid on his elderly uncle's home

Bolton Crown Court

Dad who attacked partner after being woken up to care for baby daughter given chance to avoid jail

CLOSED: Grimeford Lane will be shut for nearly four months

Bridge work is "final jigsaw piece" of electrification project but will leave Blackrod road closed for four months

SHOOTING: Road closure

UPDATED: Murder investigation launched after father-of-five Paul Massey shot dead

Keah with her Dad Marc Sutcliffe

Joy as miracle baby born weighing just 478 grams celebrates first birthday

Ivy Road, Halliwell. Image: Google Maps.

25-year-old charged after knife threats

TOP PRIZE: Porsche Cayenne S version 4.5 V8 360

Lucky winner scoops Porsche after buying £150 ticket in raffle

Stuart Crompton, Charlie's son, who has taken over the Morning Star pub

Hundreds turn out to remember pub landlord at charity football match

WET: Connor and Lexi-Louise Reynolds with their umbrellas at Old Railway Park, Horwich.

Where did summer go? Rain hits Bolton as school holidays get under way

STAR: Graeme Hawley from Coronation Street

Soap and stage stars heading for Horwich for pantomime fun

FUNDING: The paupers graves site at Ridgmont Cemetery

Project to restore paupers graves in Horwich secures funding

Plans outlined for building of 110 homes in Blackrod

Plans outlined for building of 110 homes in Blackrod

PLAY: Back row from left, Ellie Seddon, Amoni Ndabarishe, Abigail Openshaw, Owen Longworth, Emma Alker, Jack Wu and Joyce Hanna, and front row from left, Sameer Ahmed, Alex Leliuga and Jazmin Petrovics

Out with the iPads — pupils told to get outdoors and create their own adventures

PUBLISHED: Juliet Mushens of The Agency Group with writer Joanna Barnard

Bolton author secures two-book deal after winning prestigious award

KIT: From left to right, Steven Croft, captain Tom Smith, Alviro Petersen and Jos Buttler

Bolton firm AO.com joins forces with Lancashire County Cricket Club as kit sponsors

REMBERING: Megan Chisnall, Poppy Howarth, Lucy Clarke, Ria Goodier and Rachel Luckman

New library opened in memory of popular teenager Kaine Lomax-Shuttleworth

HOBBIT: Karimah Hassan,  aged eleven, explores values in the Hobbit Hole

Primary school hosts conference to promote Christian values

TRIBUTE: Vicar Jack Finney

Devoted parish priest dies, aged 88

FIRE: Newbrook Road, Atherton. Picture: Google Maps

Family flees home after chimney fire

Bolton weather update – Monday, July 27, 2015

Bolton weather update – Monday, July 27, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Monday, July 27, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Monday, July 27, 2015

FOOTBALL: Waqas Zulfikar

Bolton teen captains homeless England football team

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