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FLIPPED: This white hatchback was left abandoned on its roof after hitting a tree in Waterloo Street, Bolton. Photo by Leo Armstong-Jones

Car ends up on roof after hitting tree close to Bolton town centre

FLOWERS: Tributes in Davenport Street where Mr Zuchlinski died

Friend's plea to fly murdered man's body back to Poland

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WANTED: Christopher Legg

Bolton's 4 Most Wanted - Wednesday, February 10, 2016

ANGRY: Labour Cllr Nick Peel

Bolton Labour group to take legal action over Tory leader's 'outrageous and false' postal vote allegations

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DEVELOPMENT: The site at Great Moor Street currently

PICTURED: New student accommodation set to bring 'world class facilities' to Bolton

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FROZEN: Freya Dean, aged two, from Astley Bridge took part in the Bromley Cross Library 'Frozen' themed afternoon

Let it go, Let it go ....Youngsters enjoy special frozen event

HEARING: Bolton Coroners Court

Father died after drinking large bottle of Bacardi rum in 10 minutes, inquest told

Social Media - If the average 16-24 year-old spent the same amount of time in a minimum wage job as they do online, they could earn £175.50 a month

5 things to give up for Lent and how much money you could save

ANGRY: Craig Slater

Taxi driver convicted of refusing to take blind man and guide dog home

FEARS: Bolton South East MP Yasmin Qureshi with Tony Stephenson from Emmaus Bolton

MP Yasmin Qureshi says Government plan to cap housing benefit will cripple Bolton's most vulnerable

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BEFORE: Elliyah Kazi before she cut her hair for the Little Princess Trust

Big-hearted children prove they are head and shoulders above the rest

VISIT: Saeed Malji, liaison officer from Bolton Interfaith Council leading the faith trial at Zakariyya Mosque

Faith trail brings together worshippers from three different religions to promote community cohesion

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Busy platform at Bolton Station

'Terrifying' incident on Bolton train as man tells passengers he wants to 'sacrifice them to God'

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PROJECT: Work is ongoing to create the new £48 million interchange

Asbestos found at new £48 million Bolton interchange site

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Police at the scene at Davenport Street

UPDATED/ PICTURES/ VIDEO: Tributes to dad, 39, hacked to death in street by gang of men

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TRIBUTES: Maylyn Couperthwaite

UPDATED: Tributes to Bury stabbing victim Maylyn Couperthwaite

IN THE DOCK: Our regular round-up of people who have appeared in Bolton's courts

In the dock: 7 people who have appeared in court in Bolton

Bolton Crown Court

Farnworth man admits possession of gun in connection with Little Hulton shooting

MIRACLE: Ben Maly was just eight-weeks-old when he underwent his first open heart surgery

Family of miracle baby donates thousands of pounds to hospital that saved his life

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DIGITAL AGE: A student using one of the computers at Bolton Language School

Special report: Language school helping those seeking new life in Bolton

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David McNamee of Great Britain wins the men's race during the Ironman UK event on July 19, 2015 in Bolton

Just 50 places left for this year's Ironman triathlon

OPERATION: One of the police checkpoints

Drivers stopped and fined at police checkpoints in Bolton

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SEARCH: 11 burning questions Google is being asked about Bolton

11 burning questions Google is being asked about Bolton

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TATTOO: The Q Switched Ruby Laser in action at the Laserace Bolton clinic

Tell us your tales of dodgy tattoos for chance to win free laser removal

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The Flying Scotsman by Les Fitton

Patience paid off for photographer Les with snap of the Flying Scotsman

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CHINESE: From left, Clevelands Preparatory School pupils Adrian Wong, aged 9 and Molineux Matthews, aged 8, enjoy Chinese delicacies at school

Children fill their boots at school Chinese New Year banquet

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LANDSCAPE: Police officers are patrolling Rivington to try and stop off-road motorcycle and 4x4 nuisance PIC: Google Maps

Police target nuisance off-road vehicles in Rivington

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CAMPAIGN: Charity fundraiser Andy Lee

Charity ball being held for dementia campaign

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ROW: UKIP leader Nigel Farage and deputy leader Paul Nuttall have stepped in to the Bolton postal vote row

UKIP chief Farage joins Bolton postal vote row, claiming 'something is wrong' with the system

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Top chef Mike Harrison

Pancake Day - 2 tasty recipes from a top chef

Parklife Festival 2016 line up announced

Parklife Festival 2016 line up announced

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PANCAKE DAY: St Peter and St Paul's RC Primary School pupils Igor Wojcieszak and Nishi Patel, both aged five, flip their pancakes

Flippin good fun on Pancake Day

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BACKSTAGE: Open day at the theatre

Octagon Theatre open day — everything you need to know about going backstage

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CASE: Bolton Crown Court

Reveller bit his partner on the cheek and acted 'like a savage dog' during drunken attack, court told

INSPIRATIONAL: Former pupil inspires the next generation at her school (picture: Gary Costello)

High-flying former pupils return to Farnworth high school to inspire next generation

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Bolton Central Library and Museum

Bolton library card holders to get access to millions more books stored in libraries across North West

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AWARD: Mayoor Patel being presented with his award by Lonnie Mayne from American company In Moment

Bolton charity champion receives award at ceremony in London

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BUZZ: Bees to move into UTC Bolton

Bolton's newest school to get its own beehive

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UKIP leader Nigel Farage being interviewed by The Bolton News's political correspondent Liam Thorp

UKIP leader Nigel Farage tells Bolton voters that leaving the European Union will make Britain safer from the threat of terrorism

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Floral tributes left to dad Sebastian Zuchlinski, 39, hacked to death in Halliwell with machetes

Flowers and tributes left to dad Sebastian Zuchlinski, 39, hacked to death in street with machetes

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Flowers left at the scene of the attack

Davenport Street machete attack suspect bailed by police

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Murder investigation launched after one woman dead and another fighting for her life in double stabbing

UPDATED: One woman dead and another fighting for her life after Bury double stabbing

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HEARING: Bolton Magistrates' Court

Man admits wielding 3 knives in Bolton park, sparking manhunt which closed A666

RAID: Damage at WH Smith in Victoria Square

Teenagers steal £1,600 of scratchcards from WH Smith then go to Blackpool to cash in 'winnings'

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Gaynor Ratcliffe, third left, of Thorn Well, Westhoughton whose house continues to be flooded. Also (l-r) Cllr Anna-Marie Watters, Stephen Conroy and far right Dianne Conroy who live next door to Gaynor.

Furious residents blast water company United Utilities after homes flood for 10th time in a month

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PROBE: Police outside The Pack Horse in Nelson Square

Nightclub staff helping police investigating weekend brawl in Bolton town centre

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IN THE DOCK: Our regular round-up of people who have appeared in Bolton's courts

In the dock: 12 people who have appeared in court in Bolton

WEATHER: Rain in Bolton

Is Storm Imogen heading to Bolton?

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Car flips onto roof in Scout Road crash after driver 'loses control in wet weather'

Car flips onto roof after driver 'loses control in wet weather'

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Staff member Michaela Thorpe with Ameilia Griffin, Lao Haight, Isaac Morisson, Olivia Bilska, Bailey Sandham, George Richards, Kieron Doyle, Hayden Culpan and Lillie Shine.

Praise for nursery staff's hard work after gaining improved Ofsted rating

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