VIDEO: Bolton chef appears on US TV show with American comedy star

The Bolton News:

8:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

A BOLTON chef has been cooking up a storm across the Atlantic — after showing off his skills on an American TV show.

In pictures: Kids dress up for Roald Dahl's birthday

The Bolton News:

11:23am Saturday 13th September 2014

YOUNG fans of children’s author Roald Dahl had a delightfully scrumdiddlyumptious day as they celebrated his birthday — and the 50th anniversary of the much-loved Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

No music teaching crisis in Bolton, says chief

The Bolton News:

11:10am Saturday 13th September 2014

A TELEVISION programme about the state of musical education in Britain does not represent the picture in Bolton, the head of the town’s music services has said.

Singing teacher toured with Westlife

The Bolton News:

9:55am Friday 12th September 2014

A SINGING teacher who toured with boy band Westlife will share her skills with youngsters in Bolton.

Curtain up on comedy in theatre group's new home

The Bolton News:

5:26pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A THEATRE group is ready to grace the stage at a new venue with a comedy by J. B. Priestley.

American guitarist Kirk Fletcher to play the blues in Bromley Cross

The Bolton News:

5:23pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A GUITARIST who is hailed as one of the best young players on the world blues scene today is coming to Bromley Cross.

Top 5 things to do in and around Bolton this weekend

The Bolton News: OUR HERO Scott Quigg celebrates his victory which saw him retain his world title

5:17pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Here’s our guide to what you can do in and around Bolton this weekend.

Who ya gonna call? Motor enthusiasts create Slimer car

The Bolton News:

12:27pm Thursday 11th September 2014

PEOPLE living in The Haulgh may have spotted something strange in their neighbourhood in recent days.

Film buff has world's largest James Bond collection

The Bolton News:

8:49am Wednesday 10th September 2014

FILM buff Nick Bennett will feature in the 60th edition of the Guinness World Records for his huge James Bond collection.

New £5 coin tribute to first black army officer

The Bolton News:

7:25am Wednesday 10th September 2014

WALTER Tull was a remarkable man.

Cycling keeps me sexy, says Helen Flanagan

The Bolton News:

12:19pm Monday 8th September 2014

HELEN Flanagan has revealed that she keeps herself toned thanks to (literally) getting on her bike.

Terry and Lyndsay Walker mobbed by fans after final episode of Scrappers

The Bolton News:

9:58am Monday 8th September 2014

TERRY and Lyndsay Walker were just 11 years old when they first met at a school open day.

New independent studio opens - with plan to bring more bands to Bolton

The Bolton News:

9:45am Monday 8th September 2014

THEY have shot videos for a number of high-profile bands including The Blackout, Bodyrox and Of Mice & Men.

1 in 3 kids in Bolton own more than 5 gadgets

The Bolton News:

8:57am Monday 8th September 2014

MEET siblings Jacob and Nevaeh Stanley-Carter, who are part of today’s gadget generation.

Coronation Street's Will Travis sharing expertise with wannabe actors

The Bolton News:

3:23pm Monday 8th September 2014

WILL Travis’ acting skills have come a long way since "playing dead" as a child.

Bomb fragments from 1916 zeppelin raid on Bolton on display in war museum

The Bolton News:

9:57am Saturday 6th September 2014

FRAGMENTS of bombs which killed 13 people in Bolton can be seen at a major World War One centenary exhibition.

Top 5 things to do in and around Bolton this weekend

The Bolton News: Richard Abiona, who performs as Fuse ODG

4:57pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Here’s our guide to what you can do in and around Bolton this weekend.

Bolton Little Theatre to launch new season with Willy Russell comedy

The Bolton News:

4:12pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A THEATRE group’s new season kicks off later this month with a 1980s comedy set on a northern housing estate with pretensions.

Joan Armatrading coming to Bolton as part of last major tour

The Bolton News:

3:56pm Thursday 4th September 2014

SINGER songwriter Joan Armatrading may be about to embark on her last ever major tour but she assures fans they have not heard the last of her.

11th hour bid to save Theatre Church

The Bolton News:

8:32am Thursday 4th September 2014

THE Theatres Trust has performed a U-turn — and launched an 11th hour bid to save the former Theatre Church.

Tributes to Erna Naughton - wife of Bolton's most famous playwright

The Bolton News:

11:55am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to “kind and generous” Erna Naughton, wife of Bolton playwright Bill, who died peacefully surrounded by friends.

Maxine Peake wins Diggers award

The Bolton News:

9:38am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BOLTON actress Maxine Peake is being honoured with another award.

Second date added for Peter Kay show after tickets sell out in minutes

The Bolton News:

12:41pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

TICKETS for a special charity Q&A show with Bolton comedian Peter Kay sold out within minutes.

20,000 litres of soil used to transform Octagon into World War One trench.

The Bolton News:

12:30pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

MORE than 20,000 litres of top soil, 700 sandbags and 200 metres of steel have helped transform a Bolton theatre stage into a World War One trench.

Last Tango in Halifax filming at Bolton School again

The Bolton News:

2:28pm Monday 1st September 2014

BOLTON School’s iconic buildings will once again take centre stage in BBC One’s hit romantic drama Last Tango in Halifax.

Full list of BATS award winners

The Bolton News:

11:32am Monday 1st September 2014

A YEAR of dedication and talent both on and off the theatre stage was celebrated at a prestigious awards ceremony in Bolton on Friday night.

Bolton actor's Shakespearean role with four-legged co-star

The Bolton News:

10:23am Monday 1st September 2014

LIKE many people, actor Roger Morlidge’s first experience of Shakespeare was in a school classroom and far from enjoyable.

£100,000 dance scholarship for Bolton's 'real-life Billy Elliot'

The Bolton News:

6:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

BOLTON’S answer to Billy Elliot has beaten thousands of hopefuls to win a dance school scholarship worth more than £100,000.

3,000 sign petition demanding Ofcom investigation into Helen Wood's Big Brother win

The Bolton News:

8:44am Saturday 30th August 2014

AN ONLINE petition has been submitted calling for communications watchdogs to investigate Helen Wood’s Big Brother victory.

Paddy McGuinness lands radio DJ slot

The Bolton News: Paddy McGuinness

8:55am Saturday 30th August 2014

BOLTON presenter Paddy McGuinness has landed a stint as a radio DJ.

Westhoughton band's song features on Soccer AM

The Bolton News:

8:48am Saturday 30th August 2014

WITH a new band behind him and airtime on popular football show Soccer AM, the future is looking bright for singer-songwriter Jordan Allen.

The Haulgh teenager aiming for Miss Teen Great Britain title

The Bolton News:

8:20am Saturday 30th August 2014

A KINDHEARTED youngster is hoping her luck will be in at a beauty contest this weekend.

Peter Kay switches on Blackpool illuminations

The Bolton News:

7:56am Saturday 30th August 2014

Peter Kay switched on Blackpool illuminations in front of thousands and declared it 'an honour'.

Young chefs impress Michael Caines

The Bolton News:

9:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

YOUNG cooks wowed renowned chef Michael Caines at this year’s Bolton Food and Drink Festival.

From scrap to TV stardom: Metro Salvage staff win hearts of nation on BBC reality show Scrappers

The Bolton News:

6:00am Friday 29th August 2014

LOVEABLE rogue Lewis O’Boyle and his work pals at Metro Salvage have won the hearts of the nation.

Stage stars honoured at BATS awards

The Bolton News:

11:57pm Friday 29th August 2014

FROM a Tennessee Williams classic to a thriller and much-loved musicals, the stars of Bolton’s theatre scene were honoured for their roles in a raft of productions.

Soul diva Martha Reeves bringing sounds of Motown to Bolton

The Bolton News:

3:58pm Friday 29th August 2014

WITH a career spanning more than 50 years, Motown legend Martha Reeves knows a thing or two about the music business.

Concert to remember fallen of First World War

The Bolton News:

3:47pm Friday 29th August 2014

CLASSICAL music written in response to the horrors of the First World War will be played at a concert this weekend.

Peter Kay to switch on Blackpool illuminations tonight

The Bolton News:

9:58am Friday 29th August 2014

BOLTON comedy legend Peter Kay will be switching on the “big light” in Blackpool tonight.

Maxine Peake overcomes her fear of Shakespeare for new Hamlet role

The Bolton News:

9:32am Friday 29th August 2014

AS she prepares to take on the iconic title role of Hamlet, Maxine Peake admits she was “frightened to death” of performing Shakespeare’s work for a long time.

Bolton School transformed into Hogwarts for TV wedding

The Bolton News:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

BOLTON School was transformed into Hogwarts for a Harry Potter-themed wedding reception on a reality TV show.

Top 5 things to do in and around Bolton this weekend

The Bolton News:

4:57pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Here's our guide to what you can do in and around Bolton this weekend.

Bolton dance DJ releases new single and becomes a dad in two days

The Bolton News:

8:20am Thursday 28th August 2014

PROMISING dance DJ Al English is “the daddy” — after he released a new record and became a father in the space of two days.

Film classics to be screened in Bolton thanks to £3,500 grant

The Bolton News:

7:20am Thursday 28th August 2014

A SEASON of movie classics will be screened in Bolton.

Bolton's amateur theatre scene gearing up for annual award ceremony

The Bolton News:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

EXCITEMENT is building as the stars of Bolton’s amateur theatre scene prepare to pick up their awards at an annual ceremony.

VIDEO: Bolton celebrities do the ice bucket challenge: Amir Khan, Danny Jones, Bolton Wanderers players - and Kevin Davies nominates Phil Gartside

The Bolton News:

3:35pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

AMIR Khan, Danny Jones, Kevin Davies and a host of Bolton Wanderers first team players are the latest local stars to take part in the ice bucket challenge.

Food and drink festival attracts record 153,000 visitors

The Bolton News:

9:44am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A RECORD 153,227 people flocked to this year’s Bolton Food and Drink Festival — smashing targets for the number of visitors expected.

Bolton's amateur theatre groups fear being left out in cold

The Bolton News:

9:37am Wednesday 27th August 2014

MEMBERS of Bolton’s thriving dance and theatre community say the planned closure of the Albert Halls for a year highlights the need for a dedicated performance venue in the town.

Ice Bucket Challenge: X-Men star Sir Ian McKellen takes part

The Bolton News:

11:55am Monday 25th August 2014

SIR Ian McKellen accepted the ice bucket challenge in his typical flamboyant style — although best friend Sir Patrick Stewart was nowhere to be seen.

Buskathon in memory of well-known Bolton landlady

The Bolton News:

6:00am Monday 25th August 2014

A BUSKATHON in memory of a colourful Bolton character saw dozens of musicians pick up an instrument.

Easy Navigation


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree