Million pound cases are 'Serious matters'

The Bolton News: Serious Law of Chorley Street, Bolton.Story on law firm celebrating 25 years with on shot, five partners.
L/R;John Sherrington,Matthew Heap, Matthew Dixon,Ben Priestley, Tim Walters.
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8:31am Tuesday 28th October 2014

A LAW firm which specialises in multi-million pound serious injury settlements is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

Westhoughton firm aims to be big in China

6:01am Monday 27th October 2014

A WESTHOUGHTON firm is on a mission to China to search for clients looking to invest the UK property market.

Bolton Lads and Girls Club gets £10,000 to help disabled youngsters

The Bolton News:

11:26pm Friday 17th October 2014

BOLTON Lads and Girls Club (BLGC) has been given a £10,000 boost to help disabled youngsters.

First look inside new £4 million Little Lever Tesco

The Bolton News:

7:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

THE new £4 million Tesco supermarket in Little Lever is practically ready for opening.

Journeyman fixer returns to Westhoughton pub

The Bolton News:

12:25pm Thursday 16th October 2014

JOURNEYMAN pub and restaurant fixer Peter Haynes has returned to his spiritual home – the Waggon and Horses in Westhoughton.

Unemployment in Bolton rises slightly from last month's record fall

The Bolton News: JobCentre move strengthens role of Ealing Hub among ex-offenders

12:17pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THE number of jobless people in Bolton has gone up slightly since last month despite the biggest annual fall in unemployment nationally since records began 40 years ago.

Former rugby league boss pulling pints at Bolton Market

The Bolton News:

11:35am Thursday 16th October 2014

FORMER rugby league boss Steve Simms has tackled a new challenge – pulling pints in the lifestyle hall in Bolton Market.

Warburtons gives £10,000 to youth organisation

The Bolton News: £20m investment could create 60 new jobs at Warburtons in Burnley

4:14pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BAKERY giant Warburtons has donated £10,000 to local organisation Raise the Youth Foundation to help it tackle unemployment across Bolton.

Little Lever mini-market named one of top 100 local shops in country

The Bolton News:

4:11pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

THE owner of a store voted one of the UK’s top 100 “local shops” has pledged to continue his winning formula.

Six Bolton businesses celebrate birthdays

The Bolton News:

12:41pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

SIX businesses which have together served Bolton for more than 50 years have celebrated significant birthdays.

Bolton law firm shortlisted for legal industry awards

The Bolton News: Keoghs Solicitors’ headquarters near the Reebok Stadium

11:24am Monday 13th October 2014

A LAW firm based in Bolton has been shortlisted for four prestigious legal industry awards.

Bolton luxury travel agent named best in country

The Bolton News:

11:22am Monday 13th October 2014

A LUXURY travel agency based in Bolton has been named the best of its kind in the country at an award ceremony hosted by Bolton’s Paddy McGuinness.

Unemployed youngsters transform derelict house as they learn job skills

The Bolton News:

8:38am Monday 13th October 2014

A TEAM of unemployed youngsters from Bolton are set to transform a derelict house as they learn skills which could give them a job for life.

Cohens pharmacy chain bosses hoping to raise £35,000 to celebrate 35 years in business

The Bolton News:

4:11pm Friday 10th October 2014

A CHAIN of pharmacies launched by Bolton-born brothers Yakub and Anwar Patel 35 years ago is aiming to raise £35,000 for charities to celebrate the milestone.

Staff strike again at Lostock engineering firm in pay row

The Bolton News:

8:16am Friday 10th October 2014

A SECOND one day strike was held by more than 100 workers at a Lostock engineering firm in pursuit of a no-strings-attached pay claim yesterday.

Opticians dress up as favourite glasses-wearing characters

The Bolton News:

1:54pm Friday 10th October 2014

STAFF at an opticians set their sights on raising money for World Sight Day by dressing up as their favourite fictional characters with glasses.

Marks and Spencer workers raise £4,000 for Bolton Hospice

The Bolton News:

1:51pm Friday 10th October 2014

WORKERS at Marks and Spencer got on their bikes to help raise more than £4,000 for Bolton Hospice.

Massive new Next shop to open in Market Place

The Bolton News:

6:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

A HUGE new Next shop is to open in Bolton’s Market Place shopping centre.

Second Edinburgh Woollen Mill shop to open in Bolton tomorrow

The Bolton News:

3:11pm Thursday 9th October 2014

QUALITY clothing retailer Edinburgh Woollen Mill is opening its second outlet in Bolton tomorrow.

Atlantic rowers describe their 9-week adventure at curry club

The Bolton News:

3:07pm Thursday 9th October 2014

HOW do you describe a nine-week adventure rowing the Atlantic which had its lows — pain and death defying storms — in 20 minutes?

Laseras staff's coffee morning for Macmillan

The Bolton News:

3:36pm Thursday 9th October 2014

BOLTON-based Laserase staff hand over the proceeds of their recent coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Coffee Morning.

1,400 people chase just 118 jobs at new Little Lever Tesco

The Bolton News:

6:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

AN incredible 1,400 people have applied for just 118 jobs at a new Tesco superstore.

How chat about an 89p coffee machine part led to thousands of pounds of business for Bolton firm

The Bolton News:

3:08pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

IF there is such a thing as a business parable then the co-owners of a Bolton pneumatics company with a turnover of £500,000 have written it.

Hilary Devey rumoured to be interested in buying Bolton Wanderers

The Bolton News:

8:42am Tuesday 7th October 2014

MILLIONAIRE Hilary Devey is staying tight-lipped over online rumours she is lining up a bid to buy Bolton Wanderers.

'Basing my business in Bolton was the best decision I ever made'

The Bolton News:

5:56pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE owner of a thriving property investment company has described his decision to base his business in Bolton as the best he has ever made.

Restaurant hit with £1,900 court bill for having no running water

The Bolton News:

9:38am Monday 6th October 2014

A TOWN centre Indian restaurant has been hit with a £1,900 court bill for operating without any running water.

Digital marketing firm prepares to expand by moving into new business hub

The Bolton News:

3:50pm Monday 6th October 2014

EXPANDING digital marketing firm Bring Digital has given itself room to grow by moving into a new business hub.

Bolton businesses urged to sign up to HS2 conference

The Bolton News:

10:06am Monday 6th October 2014

BUSINESSES are being urged to get on board with a conference where more than £10 billion of contracts for building HS2 will be discussed.

Bolton firm's £4,000 ice bucket challenge

The Bolton News:

10:22am Saturday 4th October 2014

STAFF at a Bolton-based firm raised nearly £4,000 for the annual Jeans for Genes Day.

Council forces car wash to change 'best hand job in Bolton' sign

The Bolton News:

6:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

CAR wash bosses have been forced to change a tongue-in-cheek sign — after town hall officials complained about its double meaning.

£30,000 drive to get poorest people in Bolton on the internet

The Bolton News:

4:30pm Friday 3rd October 2014

AN ETHICAL business organisation based in Bolton is spearheading a £30,000 “digital inclusion” drive to help disadvantaged people access important services on the internet.

Administrator pledges to help 115 jobless Acodent workers to claim redundancy payments

The Bolton News:

3:06pm Friday 3rd October 2014

THE administrator appointed to handle the affairs of a dental laboratory has pledged to help up to 115 staff claim redundancy payments.

120 jobs lost as UK's largest dental laboratory in Little Lever goes into administration

The Bolton News:

5:54pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE largest dental laboratory in the UK has gone into administration with the loss of 120 jobs.

Last Drop Village to be sold for £3 million

The Bolton News:

6:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE Last Drop Village is on the verge of being sold for £3 million.

Charity champion gets national award for volunteering

The Bolton News:

1:26pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A FORMER civil servant from Bolton has received national recognition for his volunteering efforts on behalf of the largest civilian occupational charity in the UK.

100 workers on strike at Lostock engineering firm

The Bolton News:

1:04pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

UP to 105 workers at a Lostock engineering firm are staging a one-day strike in a dispute over pay and terms and conditions.

Bolton applicances firm aiming to conquer Europe

The Bolton News:

9:22am Thursday 2nd October 2014

ONLINE white goods giant has taken the first steps in its bid to conquer Europe.

Businesses to compete in bake off-style competition

The Bolton News:

8:50am Thursday 2nd October 2014

BUSINESSES across the borough are being urged to compete in a bake-off to raise money for Bolton Hospice.

Hundreds flock to meeting about huge sports and leisure village plans in Bromley Cross

The Bolton News:

8:52am Wednesday 1st October 2014

HUNDREDS of residents attended a public meeting about plans for a huge sports and leisure village in Bromley Cross.

Take on more apprentices, says mayor

The Bolton News:

4:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE Mayor of Bolton is urging the town’s business leaders to take on more apprentices.

Amir Khan already getting wedding booking requests as £5 million Deane venue takes shape

The Bolton News:

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

WEDDING planners are already trying to book dates at boxer Amir Khan’s £5 million luxury Deane venue as building work gathers pace.

Overgrown land near new Little Lever Tesco is 'eyesore', say businesses

The Bolton News:

8:02am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A PLOT of land next to the new £4 million Tesco store in Little Lever has been described as an ‘eyesore’.

Founders flying flag for traders

The Bolton News:

5:10pm Monday 29th September 2014

BUSINESS partners Nigel Burke and Dave Greenwood are flying the flag for hands-on DIY and building supplies traders.

Sainsbury's sparks possible petrol price war

The Bolton News: Sainsbury's in Trinity Street, Bolton

4:59pm Monday 29th September 2014

Sainsbury's has sparked a likely supermarket fuel-price war by slashing up to 5p a litre off the cost of its petrol and diesel.

Bolton Sailing Club gets special boat for disabled sailors

The Bolton News:

8:06am Saturday 27th September 2014

DISABLED sportsmen and women can set sail on a new adventure thanks to a donation from a tissue making firm.

Noise experts celebrate 10 years in business

The Bolton News:

2:39pm Friday 26th September 2014

INTREPID duo Lesley Goodall and Jo Miller had plenty to make a noise about when they celebrated 10 years since striking out on their own to launch their environmental services company.

Fears over late-night alcohol licence at Little Lever Tesco

The Bolton News:

8:14am Friday 26th September 2014

SUPERMARKET giant Tesco has applied for a licence to sell alcohol until midnight at its new Little Lever store — despite only having permission to open until 11pm.

Apprentice star Adam Corbally helps get Bolton's jobless back into work

The Bolton News:

1:25pm Friday 26th September 2014

APPRENTICE star Adam Corbally was in town to help the town’s jobless back in work and inspire the next generation to “make it happen”.

Courier helps deliver Carrs Pasties all over UK

The Bolton News:

1:38pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A BOLTON courier firm has teamed up with local company Carrs Pasties to take its delicious delights to new areas of the UK.

Mum returns to work in recruitment

The Bolton News: Coffee time

1:36pm Thursday 25th September 2014

FOUR Recruitment is expanding its human resources division in Bolton with the return of Mel Spencer as a consultant, following a gap of four years.

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