A CYCLIST was knocked off their bike in a collision with a car.
WANDERERS will know whether Ben Alnwick and Andy Taylor will miss the rest of the season in the next 24 hours.
PALS from Bolton who tricked their mate into dressing as a smurf on a night out have been amazed by the online reaction to their hilarious prank.
FIREFIGHTERS have been called out to a caravan fire in Horwich.
WANDERERS’ players have been overlooked for honours at the annual EFL Awards night next month.
WANDERERS sent more than 1,500 fans home happy on Saturday after a 2-0 win in the Shrewsbury sunshine – but Gary Madine gave one young fan special reason to smile.
Police are appealing for information after a man was racially abused at a Bolton train station.
LADYBRIDGE under-18s are on course for a triumphant end to their time together.
Ahead of Article 50 notification triggering Brexit, how would you vote now?
A WOMAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead after a fire in Clifton.
Our weekly look back at Wanderers teams from bygone days has unearthed this one of the team celebrating winning the Manx Cup in August, 1988. The caption at the time said: "Gary Brown's lucky boots worked a treat for Wanderers goal star John Thomas…
THIS week’s delve into The Bolton News picture archives has uncovered this photograph taken in April, 1989 of Wanderers supporters posing for the camera while they queue up outside the Burnden Park ticket office.
YOUTH charity leader Saeed Atcha has joined HRH The Prince of Wales to urge Bolton businesses to get involved in a nationwide initiative.
FIREFIGHTERS were called after an unattended pan caught fire in Crompton Street, Farnworth at around 11.30am yesterday.
A RECENTLY-opened health centre in Westhoughton has been praised by residents.
WE imagine there will be plenty of local people who can immediately recognise exactly what this photograph is illustrating.
THIS week we feature a pet not often seen on the Animal Magic page – rats.
ONE of the country’s leading tattoo artists has opened up a new studio in Bolton.
PETER Kay will be revealing the first two episodes of the next series of Car Share at Vue cinemas across the UK.
ON the next leg of our Grand Tour towards promotion, we ploughed down the A49 into rural Shropshire on a gloriously sunny Spring day.
PHIL Parkinson has not written off his side’s chances of catching leaders Sheffield United and lifting the League One title.
WANDERERS did it the hard way at Shrewsbury – but Phil Parkinson did not mind one bit.
SURPRISE package Filipe Morais has been dubbed “The Postman” at Wanderers because he always delivers.
MARK Beevers reckons Wanderers are starting to strike fear into League One opponents with every set piece.
THE Royal Bolton Hospital has up to nearly 50 people on its wards who do not need to be there.
YOUNGSTERS who campaigned to have new lighting installed in Bolton to deal with a debilitating congenital eye condition have had their efforts rewarded
CONCERNS over recruitment could lead to responsibility for children’s mental health services in Bolton being transferred away from the hospital.
THE next stage of work to bring a disused platform at Bolton Railway Station back into use will begin in the coming days.
THE leader of a local Muslim group believes innocent people could be targeted following the London terror attack.
IT really is a case of full steam ahead to restore Fred Dibnah's place to its former industrial glory.
Pictures of schoolgirls were taken without their knowledge
Golden Wedding Anniversary of MAURICE and JEAN BIRCH (nee Welsby) Married 25th March 1967 at Holy Trinity Church, Bolton. Congratulations From all your family xx
ANNIE TATTERSALL (NEE HURST) Peacefully in hospital on 19th March 2017 ANNIE aged 96 years, dearly loved wife of the late STANLEY, much loved and missed mother to Roy, Alan and Stanley, a dear mother in law, devoted Nanna and great Nanna. Cortege to…
KENNETH SIDEBOTTOM Of Long Sutton formerly of Bolton, Lancs passed away on 13th March 2017. Aged 89 Years. Loving Husband of Joyce, Father to John & Hilary, Grandad to Helen & Andrew Funeral service at South Lincs Crematorium, Surfleet on…
JAMES HOYLE On 22 March 2017 peacefully at home in Little Lever aged 84 years. Beloved husband of the late Margaret, loving dad of Lesley, Stephen, Susan, Diane and Darren, dear father in law, grandad and brother. The service will be at St Matthews…
DAVID ANTHONY HUGHES SRN. RMN. On 22nd March 2017, David died peacefully after a short illness in Royal Bolton Hospital. Loving father to Tony, Mark, Guy, Max and Jodie. Husband to Glenys, uncle to Scott and Michelle, brother in law to Howard and…
RAYMOND BIGGS Died peacefully at home on 23rd March 2017. Dear Dad and Loving Grandad. Always in our thoughts. Funeral service on Monday 3rd April at Overdale Crematorium at 1.30pm. All enquiries to Deighan's Funeral Parlour, 81 Mason Street,…
NEVILLE JONES Died suddenly but peacefully with Gareth and Jacqueline by his side on 4th March 2017. Neville was much loved by all his family and friends. He will be remembered with affection. "Sleep Well" Family flowers only please, donations if…
ROY APPLETON Enid and David wish to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for their cards, letters and donations received in the sad loss of Roy. Thanks to Revd David Dunn for the service and special thanks to Bolton Co-op Funeralcare for their…
WALKER Peter and Susan To a very special couple. Congratulations on your Golden 50th Wedding Anniversary! Married at St. William of York RC Church on 27th March 1967. With much love from all your Children, Grandchildren, Family and Friends xxxxx