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MORE than 1600 buildings in Bolton have been hit by a power cut this evening.
PHIL Parkinson’s wait for reinforcements looks set to continue as his side fought out a solid goalless draw against Preston North End.
SOLDIERS who gave their lives serving with the Bolton Artillery were remembered on Saturday, in a re-dedication service for the renovated Nelson Square War Memorial.
A FORMER student from Bolton St Catherine’s Academy has graduated from Bangor University with a First Class BMus (Hons) degree with in music.
A DRIVER escaped injury after veering off a main road when a wasp flew into his car.
UNIVERSITY accountancy students took part in a masterclass — and found their skills added up to a first place position.
HATS off to former Bolton resident Olwen Suzette Stewart who has been awarded a doctorate of education in teacher leadership from Walden University at a ceremony held in Washington DC, USA.
It's the final dress rehearsal for Wanderers before the League One season kicks-off but will they be ready? All the action from the Macron as they face local rivals Preston North End.
HORWICH RMI maintained their position at the top of the Bolton League 2nd XI competition last weekend with a comfortable seven-wicket victory over Little Hulton.
LAWRIE Wilson believes Phil Parkinson has brought the “buzz” back into Bolton by giving everyone a second chance.
IN between the showers last Sunday all four of the West Lancashire League cup semi-finals managed to play to a completion.
A FAMOUS band has taken to the stage — for the first time in 85 years.
CHOCOHOLICS were served up a treat at Bolton Artisan Market.
RESIDENTS in Over Hulton have launched a petition to keep their local Co-operative store open.
BOLTON had its own part to play in England’s triumphant World Cup win in 1966.
HALF a century ago this week, England’s football team reached the pinnacle of its sport – winning the World Cup for the first and only time.
WE asked readers of The Bolton News for their memories of England's 1966 World Cup triumph. Here are some of their recollections.
A TEENAGER lured his partner’s ex-boyfriend into a “trap” and beat him up with two others before capturing the victim’s humiliation on film, a court heard.
FRIENDS and former colleagues have paid tribute to Bill Allen, former editor of The Farnworth and Worsley Journal and the Bury Times and Radcliffe Times, who died on Wednesday, aged 69, after a battle against cancer.
A CAR dealer was found dead inside an industrial unit in Breightmet, a coroner heard.
THE sale of Wanderers’ Euxton training ground in February marked a low point in a shambolic season but when the team returned to work at Lostock this summer, the straightforward surroundings echoed the message being preached by new manager Phil…
How sad to hear that Beales is to close in January 2017.
IN the Bolton News (July 20) you print a report on how the two Bolton Labour MPs reacted to the recent debate and voted in the House of Commons on the renewal of Trident.
Your article about not taking children out of school to go on holidays in term time — this does not always work.
FOR many years the Olympic Games was the bastion of the world's greatest amateur athletes, who dedicated their lives to their chosen sport for the spirit of competition, rather than monetary gain.
COUNCIL bosses are hopeful that a new business or businesses will move into Bolton town centre following the shock announcement that iconic department store Beales is to shut and tomorrow’s closure of British Home Stores.
FIVE children from the same Bolton family have been made the subject of court orders to prevent female genital mutilation.
40 Years!!!! Ian and Janet Brock Celebrate their Ruby wedding anniversary on July 31st Congratulations! Love, all the family xxxx
ALAN FISHER Died July 30, 2008. Always in our thoughts, Miss our thoughtful, kind and caring friend. Tom and Lisa xxx
HAWORTH Peacefully in Royal Bolton Hospital on the 24th July 2016 surrounded by his close family JEFFREY aged 87 years, a loving husband, brother, dad and grandad. The funeral service and committal will take place at Howe Bridge Crematorium Atherton…