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KIND: Darren Armstrong

Cash gift spreads the kindness for Be Strong

Warm: Cynthia Payne

Farewell, Madame Cyn – equal opportunities sex purveyor

ENDEARING: Adele shows she loves life

Adele – the ordinary woman with extraordinary charm

SCRAPPERS: Terry and Lyndsay Walker

Scrappers deserves regional TV award

SLOW: We owe it to our children

Drivers must be forced to slow down around schools

DOUBLE HIT: Arsenal's Santi Cazorla slips while taking a penalty at West Brom

MARK HALSEY: Cazorla's penalty fluff for Arsenal reminded me of a famous Wanderers conspiracy

FOOD: Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

Time to wage a war on food waste

Police persuit. (46238598)

Police a positive influence

Tarifa's beach. (46238589)

Education trumps any vacation

DANCE: This year's winners Julian Holt and Harriet Geddes

Men needed for charity Strictly Come Dancing extravaganza

Jackie Kearney

Foodie fun for winter festival

Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly

Ant and Dec the real winners of I'm A Celebrity ….. Get Me Out Of Here!

CLUED UP: Dean Holdsworth is a vibrant fella according to Mark Halsey

MARK HALSEY: Ex-Wanderers stars are concerned about club's plight

Cllr Martin Donaghy

New Armed Forces Centre is much-needed

RETIRING: The Bishop of Bolton

It will be sad to wave goodbye to Bishop Chris

HIT: Millennium Falcon

Star Wars gifts may be a galaxy too far


Katie’s amazing example shows her inspirational bravery

ADVERT: The man on the moon

Festive TV adverts back to entertain

CLASS OF 92: Phil Neville, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville and Paul Scholes

Salford City FC’s saga was more than football

LEADER REQUIRED: Mark Halsey believes Wanderers should try their best to bring Kevin Nolan back to the club

MARK HALSEY: Why I fear missing spark could cost Wanderers

HELL: Ikea in Warrington

OPINION: Hell is a trip to Ikea

Jeremy Vine

Sport and Strictly offer vital life lessons to young

NHS everyday heroes highlighted for their dedication

NHS everyday heroes highlighted for their dedication

Prince Harry smiles as he welcomes six ex-servicemen and women who have travelled the length and breadth of Britain over 72 days since starting the arduous journey in Moray, Scotland, in August, as part of Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) Walk of Britain,

King Harry might still be the public choice

New Jekyll and Hyde series set to be a monster hit

New Jekyll and Hyde series set to be a monster hit

Bolton Steps has been based in the Victoria Hall for more than 17 years and sees around 70 people a week

Help save this important mental health charity

WRONG CALL: Mark Halsey says Preston's Calum Woods should have been sent off for his last-man challenge on Max Clayton. Picture by Paul Currie/BPI

MARK HALSEY: Bolton are having no luck with refereeing decisions

BRAVE: Victoria Derbyshire

Brave Victoria Derbyshire showed real spirit

Jay McGuinness - Strictly Come Dancing

Smart money on Jay McGuinness as Strictly Come Dancing steps up tempo

Seren Edwards age 6. Youngsters at Sharples Primary School Bolton enjoying their morning dance sessions during the schools 'Keep Healthy' week. Photo by Nigel Taggart, Newsquest (Bolton) Ltd, Tuesday October 20, 2015 (44067730)

Wake and shake will benefit pupils

Beckhams' approach to parenting and internet seems sensible

Beckhams' approach to parenting and internet seems sensible

Sad death of girl born with back-to-front heart

Sad death of girl born with back-to-front heart

Compare the Meerkat. (43934622)

Arnie and Nicole fail to steal limelight from meerkats

Wanderers defender Prince-Desire Gouano brings down Leeds United’s Mirco Antenucci to give away a penalty and receive a red card on Saturday

MARK HALSEY: Whites should have appealed Prince red card

RUBBISH: Fly-tipping in Horwich

Keep your rubbish at home and respect our town

FEELING BLUE: Metro Bar 696969 in Bradshawgate

OPINION: Bar Metro 696969 — the new blue pub is a monstrosity

PANTS: Bridget Jones

Hurray for the death of the thong

COURT: Varsha Gohil, left, and Alison Sharland

Court ruling brings greater fairness to divorce hearings

Maura Jackson

Heed Maura’s warning on homelessness among young

Market Place, Vaults, Bolton.Launch of 3 in 30 food event with Debbie Halls Evans...Images by Steve Holt, Bolton News, Thursday August 27 2015.. (42598306)

Give new development a chance to entertain you

TWOSOME: Piers Morgan with Good Morning Britain host Susanna Reid

Piers Morgan set to liven up morning TV

SAFETY: Claudia Winkelman

New safety laws urgently needed on children’s fancy dress

CARING: Sufrana Bashir-Ismail

Sufrana’s practical caring will be greatly missed

NEW BOY: Claude Littner right, with Karen Brady and Lord Sugar

Watch out for Claude The Apprentice slayer!

Forget vacuous selfies – it’s character that counts

Forget vacuous selfies – it’s character that counts

BAG IT: Corrie's Roy Cropper

Take a tip from Roy with your shopping bag

OVER THE TOP: Sir Tom Jones

It’s not unusual for Tom to have fun with anyone

David Moyes, left, did not fancy the Sunderland job but Sam Allardyce will relish the challenge

MARK HALSEY: Moyes didn't want Sunderland job but Big Sam will be a success

DEVO: Chancellor George Osborne addresses the Conservative Party conference in Manchester

Bolton born and bred — Devo Manc gives us chance to shape our own destiny

SLAPSTICK: Frank Spencer from a more innocent time

Oooh, Betty – are we back on telly again?

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