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Police called to Bolton town center Mcdonalds after youths cause disturbance

Police called to McDonald's after more than 30 youths cause disturbance

CAMP: Travellers set up camp on popular playing fields in Little Lever

Travellers set up camp on popular playing fields

RAIDED: The HSBC branch in Astley Bridge

Female security guard attacked with hammer in armed raid

PUB: Last orders for well-known Bolton watering hole?

Famous Bolton pub set to be demolished

Fire crew called to disused mill in Bolton after reports of building fire

Fire crew called to disused mill after rubbish set alight

Air ambulance called after man falls from ladder in Blackrod

Air ambulance called after man falls from ladder

Lindsay Bennett

Spaceship lands in Breightmet

SCARRED: Pippie who was attacked by another dog in Bolton.

Appeal after poodle attacked by roaming pit bull terrier

COURT: Heath Griffiths

Burglar who claimed he had been set up is convicted

RECORD-BREAKERS: Some of the 200,000 visitors to the Bolton Food and Drink Festival

Food and Drink Festival breaks 200,000 barrier for first time as record visitor numbers revealed

DRIVER: Gilbert Chendjou-Tamba leaves Bolton Crown Court.

Driver who left motorcyclist with devastating injuries spared prison

EYESORE: The mountain of waste on the banks of the River Croal

‘We will find you’ - warning to fly-tippers in Bolton as cost to town revealed

Bolton Crown Court

Alleged robber claimed he took blame for pal

DISAPPOINTING: Dorian Dervite walks off with his head in his hands after being shown a red card by referee Paul Tierney. Picture by Paul Currie/BPI

MARK HALSEY: Derby comments had me worrying for Wanderers boss

BRAVE: From left to right, Martine Longworth, Lauren Roberts and Vicki Birchall

Three women brave the shave and raise £5,000

SPECIAL DELIVERY: Lee Binch, cake maker team member, hands the elephant to Dave Bagley, chief executive of Urban Outreach

Giant elephant cake to be distributed to Bolton's most needy

Bolton weather update - Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Bolton weather update - Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update - Tuesday, September 2, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update - Wednesday, September 2, 2015

NEWS HEAD: Tracey Taylor

New head teacher sets out plans for £5.2 million school in Bolton

The HSBC in Hill View Road which has been targeted in an armed robbery

UPDATED: Armed robber attacks bank security guard with hammer

CLOSED: Dog and Partridge pub in Manor Street

Pub landlord 'heartbroken' as town centre venue to be knocked down

HISTORIC: The Palais in 1950

New documentary series aims to revive dance hall glory days at Bolton's Palais de Danse


Mystery flower girl makes couple's day

VOTE: Polling station in Wyresdale Road Bolton

More than 17,000 Bolton voters could be axed from the electoral register by December

SUPPORT: Ronnie Walker pictured with Ava-Mai Whenlock and supporters at Tesco, Farnworth.

Supermarket security guard hero inspires huge fundraiser for life saving equipment

JOBS: Royal Bolton Hospital

The Royal Bolton Hospital offers 48 jobs to new recruits as part of a campaign to attract local and regional staff

PLATINUM: Jim and Nellie McCarren

Double joy for wedding anniversary family

COLOURFUL: The fundraising run at Queens Park PICS: David Hurst

27 fantastic photographs from the Bolton Hospice Colour Run

YOUNG CITIZENS: MP Chris Green meets citizens of the future at Bolton Lads and Girls Club

MP meets citizens of the future

Bolton weather update - Monday, September , 2015

Bolton weather update - Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update - Monday, September 1

Bolton traffic and travel update - Tuesday, September 1, 2015

FESTIVAL: James Martin cooking demonstration.

Record breaking food festival brings Bank Holiday boost to town centre businesses

MISSING: Robert Everett

Appeal to find missing man whose car was found parked in Lostock

CAKE: James Martin with the elephant cake and its creator, Rose Dummer

James Martin says the food festival was amazing

Artist lesley Taylor Chair of the Bolton Art Circle and organiser with some of her work in the Art Circle marquee.
Picture Richard Holton Bolton News(Copyright Newsquest). (37067031)

An artistic feast for the eyes

DEMO: The crowds enjoy Nick Cullen's demonstration

Bolton's top chefs show off their skills

Suzi Riley

Tennis academy is ace says website

BIRTHDAY: James Martin with cake creator Rose Dummer and birthday girl Orla Beckett, aged six

Birthday surprise for youngster at food festival

BEAMING: Olanya Walton, aged six, gets her face painted by Lita Mullen

The icing on the cake - meet Bolton's junior MasterChefs

CAKE: James Martin with the elephant cake and its creator, Rose Dummer

Chef James Martin says the transformation of the food festival has been amazing

MILESTONE: Wingates band celebrate a century of recorded music

Wingates band celebrate a century of recorded music

CRITICAL: Julia Simpkins, secretary of Bolton-branch of the National Union of Teachers

Union criticises plans to scrap A-level in food technology

AWARD: Last year's winners the Home Support Re-ablement team with The Bolton News' news editor Steven Thompson

Your chance to vote for Bolton Council's unsung heroes

CAKE: John Torode cutting the elephant cake with baker Rose Dummer looking on

VIDEO: Masterchef star John Torode makes first cut into 7ft elephant cake

A Northern Rail train in Bolton

Yob hurls stone at Northern Rail train as it passes through Bolton

CHALLENGE: Ben Charlesworth and Oscar Morrissy with Donna Ball from Bolton Council, Stephen Halsall and Simon Wood

Two youngsters become the stars of a John Torode hosted cookery challenge

BIRD: Brandon Howarth, aged 6, with a White Tailed Sea Eagle

Animal magic at Bolton Library and Museum

BRIGHT: Zoe Stirzaker and Ellie Broome who both aced their GCSEs at Bolton School

Bolton School girls among the best in Greater Manchester

CHANGE: The church has been converted into a modern space

Converted Bolton church aiming for national recognition at 'property Oscars'

Bolton Crown Court

Business burglar behind spate of Horwich break-ins jailed


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