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OFFER: Businesses are being urged to set up in Horwich Town Centre

Businesses encouraged to set-up shop in Horwich with £20,000 pot

CELEBRATION: Maureen Ward and Betty Brownlow

'Pasty and peace' supper in honour of VJ Day in Horwich

Lever Park School, Horwich

‘Failing’ school could become state academy

Plans outlined for building of 110 homes in Blackrod

Plans outlined for building of 110 homes in Blackrod

Competitors in the one-lap fancy dress fun run at the Horwich Festival of Racing

Plea for fundraising help as planning for next year's Horwich Festival of Racing begins

Horwich youngsters treated to educational school trip to London

Horwich youngsters treated to educational school trip to London

SUPPORT: Pictured at Lagan's Foundation are (back row) Paul and Deniece Hinchliffe with baby Erin and fundraiser Tracey Wilkinson. Front, Carren Bell with Lochlyn Grant, Jake Hinchliffe  and Andrew Grant.

Charity set up in memory of Horwich baby girl receives £54,000 grant from Children in Need

AFTER: The new and improved footpath

Angling club delight after transformation of public footpath

CARNIVAL: Junior cheerleaders at the parade

Emmerdale stars among the attractions at this year's Horwich Carnival

Competitors in the one-lap fun run at the Horwich Festival of Racing

Cloudy skies fail to dampen the fun at Horwich Festival of Racing

BATTLE: The soldiers outside Horwich barracks

Remembered 100 years on: The bloody World War One battle in which Horwich soldiers were killed and wounded

RACE: Competitors in the cycling road race event last year

Everything you need to know about the Horwich Festival of Racing 2015

CELEBRATION: Mayor of Horwich Cllr Ken Denton, right with society chairman Stuart Whittle, second right, founder member Geoff Waine and fellow members

Horwich Heritage celebrate 30th birthday

SPREAD: Lynda Gallimore and Rachel Thornton from Asda

In pictures: Asda's annual Tickled Pink lunch held in Horwich

EXHIBITION: Blackrod Library manager Ann Brown adjusts a picture at the Blackrod Art Group annual art exhibition

IN PICTURES: Blackrod Art Group exhibition

PLAN: The controversial proposals

Blackrod Town Council 'shown lack of respect' over controversial affordable housing plans

ON YOUR BIKE: Cyclists from Horwich Cycle Club and Wealden Cycle Club

Horwich celebrates twinning anniversary with cycling visit

PEDAL POWER: Paul Hodson takes part in a 170 mile bike ride for charity

Blackrod man recovers from colostomy operation to take on gruelling 170-mile bike ride

VISION: The health centre will be built on the site of the current leisure centre

Plans for new £6.8 million state-of-the-art health super centre for Horwich

FIFA President Sepp Blatter during a press conference at the Mayfair Hotel, London. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Watch out Russia — Horwich cricket club throws hat into ring to host 2018 FIFA World Cup

Denis Eaton

Handmade heaven at Horwich craft and gift market

Horwich Beer Festival needs sponsors

Horwich Beer Festival needs sponsors

Gordon Baron of the Lancashire Mead Company gives Bolton News reporter Andrew Bardsley a taste of mead

Horwich firm produces 13th century-style mead - but does it taste any good?

ARTIST: Gerry Halpin

Horwich artist named new president of Manchester Academy of Fine Arts

HISTORIC: Gordon Baron shows his mead to Mayor of Horwich Cllr Richard Silvester

Horwich firm creates special mead for 800th anniversary of Magna Carta

DERELICT: The empty Bolton College Horwich campus, which was the victim of an arson attack overnight

Fed up neighbours call for former college site in Horwich to be demolished after fire

Buckingham Avenue, Horwich. Picture: Google Maps

Horwich bungalow extension granted

PLANS: An overhead view of the proposed site

'Absolute disgrace', say Blackrod residents as plans are approved to build houses on children's play area

MEDAL: Edith Pierce being presented with the medal by Mayor of Horwich Cllr Richard Silvester

'Inspirational' 96-year-old gets medal for service to Horwich

Lane closed on M61 after car accident

UPDATED: Motorway crash causes chaos for commuters

PLANS: An overhead view of the proposed site

Controversial plan to build social housing on children's play area

St Mary's Church, Horwich

Horwich community centre to close after 50 years because 'it is no longer financially viable'

ROW: The Labour leaflet at the centre of the argument

Horwich First call in police over Labour's 'misleading' election leaflets

SHORTER: Molineux Matthews, aged seven, proudly shows off her new haircut

7-year-old Horwich 'Goldilocks' donates hair to charity

STRIDING OUT: Bolton Harrier Phil Marsden

Bolton Harrier to complete Manchester 10k in bid to help troubled young parents

STRANDED: Sidney and Malcolm Timms from Horwich who were in Nepal when the earthquake struck

Horwich couple's Nepal earthquake terror

JOB: Painter Ken Chaisty with Stuart Whittle from Horwich Heritage

Painter helps to brush up parish hall

Christian Trousedale with friends, Murray McClaughlin, Thomas Lindley and Reece Chadwick

Christian gets standing ovation from his mates after becoming internet hit at Aldi

OBJECTION: Cllr Richard Silvester

Plans to demolish farm buildings criticised by Horwich town councillors

The site of the former Greenwood Arms pub

Project to knock down Greenwood Arms and build Morrisons, Subway, Greenhalgh's and Barnardos back on track

One of the cars being removed from the scene after the crash. Picture: Kristina Hart

UPDATED: Suspected drink-driver arrested after car spins into garden in Horwich

MYSTERY: A black line across the sky in Bolton was snapped by resident who thought it might be a tornado

What is it? Reader photographs mysterious black line across the sky above Horwich

SWITCH: Cllr Glen Atkinson is leaving Labour for the Liberal Democrats

Horwich councillor defects from Labour to Lib Dems over 'schoolyard bullying' claims

CAMPAIGN: The Red Lion pub in Blackrod

Plans to demolish historic Blackrod pub withdrawn

CANDIDATE: Marie Brady is standing for the Horwich North East council seat and the Church Ward town council seat

Horwich First puts independent candidates forward for next month's elections

WORK: The structure of the new Morrisons store on the site of the former Greenwood Arms, in Chorley New Road, Horwich

Fears as work on new Morrisons in Horwich stalls

BIRTHDAY: Centenarian Anne German

100th April Fools day for centenarian Anne

FLASK: Walkers celebrating at the top of the pike

Walkers brave the elements for traditional Easter trek up Rivington Pike

L-R:  Bolton Council's Cliff Morris and Jon Berry, Julie Hilling MP with  Mark Caldwell and John Leighton of Bluemantle at the meeting at Horwich RMI Club, Ramsbottom Road, Horwich. Photo by Karen Hope, Friday March 27 2015. Reporter: Liam Thorp. (2188574

Primary school will be built on Horwich Loco Works site - but fears over contamination remain

TRANSPLANT: Rachel Hadfield from Horwich underwent a liver transplant in 1992 and after receiving another transplant 22 years on is now trying to trace the family who gave it to her.

Woman's search for family whose organ donation gave her a new life


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