FORMER Bolton Wanderers defender Niall Maher completed a hat-trick of signings at Gigg Lane today.
AN audience were moved to tears at Bolton Schools’ Music Festival after a poignant performance from pupils.
DANNY Hunt won the Bolton Golf Championship last night with victory over Tim Philbin.
MOTORCYCLIST mourners fulfilled a moving tribute to a Westhoughton father-of-three who died on the Isle of Man.
BOLTON'S triple Olympic cycling champion Jason Kenny has been selected as part of a 26-strong Great Britain squad for this year's games in Rio.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a former Canon Slade School pupil who collapsed and died following an early morning run on holiday in Spain.
TODAY is Bring Your Dog to Work Day - and a host of cute pooches were on hand to strike a pose at a Bolton business.
THE people have spoken, Bolton and Britain have voted to leave the European Union.
CHRIS Perrott is unable to be a part of tomorrow's reunion of Kearsley's 1979 Bolton League championship-winning team due to ill health.
The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union
After a seismic night for the country and a decisive result locally, chief reporter Liam Thorp attempts to make sense of Bolton's passion for Brexit.
David Cameron has announced that he will step down as Prime Minister by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union.
KEVIN Davies could come out of retirement against Wanderers for non-league Atherton Collieries next weekend.
A CAR was set alight in Morrisons car park last night.
LET us heed the words of Bromley Cross father Daniel Jackson who recently lost his adult daughter to drugs: “Can I highlight how drugs once again destroy families and communities in and around Bolton on a regular basis” (June 6 2016 Bolton News).…
THE top performances of the week came from Horwich’s junior racers.
ANDY Staveley put in a terrific run at the Horwich Festival of Racing BMAF 5k race, clocking an impressive time of 19 mins 19 secs.
HANNAH Kelly’s summer continued to get better at the Mason Trophy Inter Counties Schools’ Championships at Birmingham.
DURING the last few days we have seen passing away of couple of remarkable individuals.
POLITICIANS from different political parties in Bolton rejoiced as Bolton and Britain voted for the country to leave the European Union.
BOLTON has joined the rest of the country in voting for Britain to leave the European Union.
THE best friend of a man who died after being stabbed in the street has been jailed for his part in the fracas.
YOUNGSTERS at a Bolton primary have been casting their votes – in a mock EU referendum.
A TOWN centre bar is aiming to keep Bolton rocking as it prepares to launch two new nights of live music.
A FARNWORTH based company which has an indoor slide has been listed as one of the top firms to work for in Europe.
PARK Cakes says it has plans to grow after securing a multi million pound funding deal.
UNEMPLOYED young people will get help to find work thanks to a special project run by Bolton Lads and Girls Club.
HATS off to these Bolton pupils who have been recognised – for their positive thinking.
TALENTED Harvey Bancks is busy learning his lines and rehearsing for his school’s big summer production.
ASTLEY Bridge recorded their first win against Heaton in the only match in the North Section last Friday.
WELL it appears that one person has taken umbrage to this column...
CAMPAIGNERS who want to see Bolton's Palais de Danse restored to its former glory are to explore the possibility of applying for Listed status.
LECTURERS at the University of Bolton have paid tribute to a 24-year-old student who died suddenly.
THREE police officers have been hailed heroes after saving a woman in a daring river rescue.
PETER CATTERALL Birthday memories. There is a book of memories, We open every day, Each page is filled with loving thoughts, That are yours in every way. From Nana, Grandpa, Mum, Dad, Steven and family
DAVID DOHERTY Suddenly on 13th June 2016 DAVID aged 56 years, much loved husband of Robert, loving dad of Beci, Nicola, Louise and Hannah, a devoted grandad, much loved brother of Peter, Paul and Damien and friend to many. Funeral to take place on…
CHRIS MORRIS Thinking of you on your birthday and always Love Grandma, Aunties, Uncles and Cousins xxx
SYLVIA ROSE BROOKS On 20th June peacefully in Lyngate Care Home. Sylvia aged 82 years will be missed by her family and friends. Funeral will take place on Wednesday 29th June leaving the Care Home at 12.40 for Service and Committal in Overdale West…
JACK (JOHN) LAMBERT Suddenly taken ill at home, died peacefully in hospital on the 16th June 2016, aged 83 years. JACK will be missed tremendously by all who knew and loved him. Funeral service to take place at Shaw & Son Funeral Directors, The…
BARRY JOHNSON On 22nd June 2016 in hospital, Barry, aged 64 years. The dearly loved husband of Janice, loving father of Gary, Leanne and Craig and their partners, devoted grandad of Molly, Jack and Amelia, a dear brother, brother in law and uncle.…
GARY WARBURTON 22/06/2016 With Great Sadness Today has seen Kye, Summer & Tara say goodbye to Gary. A first true love of Tara and fantastic Dad. Many great memories from Pauline & Darren, you was like a son to us. You will be greatly missed…
MARIE KAY Peacefully in Bolton Hospice on Sunday 19th June 2016, aged 71 years. Beloved wife of the late Brian. Also a very dear friend to all. Marie will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Flowers are accepted, donations if desired to Bolton…
SYDNEY NEWMAN Audrey and family would like to thank family, friends and neighbours for their love and support shown to them during this difficult time. To Father O'Brien for the lovely service, Father Byrne for his kind words. Many thanks to the…
CYRIL JOHN WILDING Susan, Michael, Susan and the family of the late John wish to express their sincere thanks to all relatives here and in Australia, friends and neighbours for cards of condolence, donations and flowers received in their sad loss.…
EDITH ATKINSON The family of the late Edith wish to thank all family and friends for the cards, letters and donations received during their sad loss. Thank you to the Paramedics and Doctors and Nurses at Salford Royal Hospital, to Grange Lea Nursing…
CHRIS MORRIS Birthday memories 24th June. Just how much we miss you, No words could ever say, We only know without you, There is no perfect day All our love forever Mum, Dad, Jenny and Christie xxxx
SIMBA is no lion cub – he’s a Great Dane.
A DISCOUNT supermarket is poised to open a second branch in Walkden in a space once briefly considered for a cinema.