POLICE are "increasingly concerned" of the whereabouts of two missing teenagers from Bolton.
Here's our guide to what you can do in and around Bolton this Bank Holiday weekend.
TRIBUTES have been paid to the '97th Hillsborough victim' who died while wracked with guilt for selling a ticket to a friend who died in the tragedy.
PEOPLE hoping to make the most of the bank holiday weekend will have to endure blustery weather — with snow forecast.
ONE of Britain’s top fell runners has suffered a fractured spine after being hit by a car while out running in Bolton.
CHECK your calendar and you will see that the first May bank holiday is upon us.
WANDERERS have pleaded with fans to stick with them after relegation by cutting season ticket prices by 10 per cent.
A MAN has been charged after a woman was stabbed in the street.
FIVE boys have been excluded from school following a fight at Smithills School Wednesday afternoon.
BOLTON actress Maxine Peake will appear on a chat show tomorrow night.
THERE will be plenty of laughs as Whitefield Garrick Society stages its final play of the season.
ON YER BIKE! – if you want to lose weight, get fitter and have a fun time!
TODAY'S Looking Back photograph was taken in May 1955.
YOUNG campaigners are taking their protest against animals performing in circuses to Downing Street.
TODDLERS are getting an outstanding start to their education at a Daubhill nursery school, according to school inspectors.
THERE were a number of closely-contested matches this week, none more so than in D section where Allstars won 136-135 at Little Lever Cricket Club.
TWO Bolton boxers maintained their unbeaten records last weekend.
A SCHOOLGIRL who went missing from home has been found safe and well.
A DEVASTATED couple are urging people to avoid buying prescription drugs over the internet following the death of their 18-year-old student son.
A TALENTED artist has 'lead' the tributes to Prince — by creating a miniscule model of the pint-sized popstar.
VINCE Regan now deceased and dearly missed brilliantly organised the Bolton marathons and I'm sure he would be so pleased to know it's being 'resurrected'.
BOLTON Mets are still looking for their first point of the season after suffering a heavy 90-0 defeat at Rochdale Cobras.
THERE is a popular political misconception held by some people who have done well for themselves and vote for the Conservative Party at election time, and why wouldn't they, it is the party that supports businesses so it is logical for many to do…
So the truth is finally out, it confirms what many of us football fans knew all along, that the 96 Liverpool fans who died at Hillsborough, were unlawfully killed.
I READ with interest about the proposed return of the Bolton Marathon which I think is brilliant idea for our town as a sporting venue.
BOLTON Schools Under-15s put themselves in contention for the end-of-season play-offs with a 7-5 victory over Salford in their final league match of the season.
THE people of Farnworth are being called upon to help rebuild communities devastated in the Nepal earthquakes.
A PENSIONER'S bank account was used to make purchases from lingerie shop Ann Summers, pub chains and a computer games website, a court heard.
MARK Davies looks set to return for Wanderers as they bow out at the Macron Stadium against Hull City on Saturday.
WITH the Bolton Council elections taking place on May 5, political reporter Liam Thorp is taking a closer look at some of the key battlegrounds and speaking to the candidates vying for your all-important votes.
A PROSTITUTE who raided a pensioner's home – snatching jewellery belonging to his late wife – has been jailed.
MEDICS at the Royal Bolton Hospital showcased the NHS – to a special delegation from India.
WE have not yet bid farewell to this wretched season at Wanderers and yet a new campaign in League One is just 100 days away.
A BOXER who trains in Bolton is auctioning off the chance to walk out to the ring with him at his backyard bout holding his prestigious championship belt.
THE Bolton Cricket League has joined an under-21 inter-league competition which is starting this season.
EILEEN Royle was the only runner out of 272 finishers at Saturday's Bolton parkrun who managed an age grading above 80 per cent.
BOLTON RUFC captain Chris Cockton is still optimistic his side can clinch a play-off spot despite losing at home to St Benedicts on Saturday.
MIRACLE PRAYER Dear Heart of Jesus in the past I have asked for many favours, this time I ask for a special one. Take it dear Heart of Jesus and place it within your own broken heart where your Father sees it.Then in his merciful eyes, it will become…
ENID ECKERSLEY April 28th, 2010. Much cherished memories of the lovely wife of Frank, mother of the late Ian and Sarah. Love you forever Love from The Carters, in laws Alison and Gordon, Peter and Janice.
EDWARD WILLIAM 'Ted of Ted's Minibuses' SOUTHERN passed away peacefully in hospital 26th April 2016. Ted aged 70 years beloved husband of Dorothy, dad to Mervyn, Linda, Michael, Joanne and Ian, a much loved brother to Ann, grandad to Tom, Jack and…
REG HARDMAN Peacefully at home on 23rd April, Reg Docket ex GPO. Loving husband, dad, grandad and great grandad. Funeral service Friday 29th April at 10.30am Overdale West Chapel.
CELIA CLARKE On 26th April 2016 in hospital, Celia aged 68 years the loving Wife of Ron, dearly loved Mum of Nicky and Julie and Gran of Dan, Amy, Elliot, Becky, Luke, Joe and Brad. Service and committal in Overdale West Chapel on Thursday 5th May at…
IRENE GALLIMORE 21st April Formerly of Fir Tree Way Horwich. Beloved wife of the late Arthur, much loved mum of Stephen & Janet, dear mother-in-law of Janet & Michael, and a loving Nana & Great-Nana. The funeral service will be held at…
KENNETH GREEN Kathleen Green wishes to express her sincere thanks to all her family, dear friends, neighbours from Martin Avenue, members of Christ Church, Little Lever and members and their wives of Lodge of Faith no 344 for the messages of…
KATHLEEN KLIMIUK Karl, Kathleen, Pauline and Angela would like to thank all their family and friends for their cards, flowers, words of comfort, donations, and most importantly, the support and love received at this sad time. Special thanks also go…
WILLIAMSON MARGARET Valerie would like to thank all friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy, cards of condolence and donations in Margaret's memory. Special thanks to Marie Hardman for all of her support during this difficult…
ROBERT (BOB) BRAY Carole and family would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind thoughts, cards and donations received in their sad loss. Special thanks to District Nurses, McMillan nurses, Doctor Hill the Revd Canon…
JEAN FENDER In loving memory of Jean, a much loved and cherished Mother, Grandmother and Great grandmother sadly passed away 28th April 2015, aged 87. Always in our thoughts Michael, Elaine and Anthony, family and friends
DAVID FITZPATRICK Loving son, dear brother, died 26.4.86. 30th Anniversary. If only we could turn back time, If only you could still be here, Then 30 years of missing you, Would just disappear. Your everloving Mother, Brothers Paul, Kevin, Shane and…