Delays on road ahead

11:36am Tuesday 29th July 2014

MOTORISTS in Kearsley could be disrupted by roadworks taking place this week.

Play is a ray of sunlight

11:36am Tuesday 29th July 2014

BOLTON Little Theatre’s world premiere Sunlight on The Moor is back for a further run for those who missed it first time round.

Bug hunt at museum

11:35am Tuesday 29th July 2014

CHILDREN are invited to go on a bug hunt and find out what creatures have made the grounds of Hall i’th’ Wood their home.

Prostate cancer group

11:35am Tuesday 29th July 2014

PROSTATE cancer patients, carers and family members are invited to a support group.

Charity plea for donations

11:35am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MENINGITIS charity is calling for donations as part of its summer appeal.

Lights for store work

11:34am Tuesday 29th July 2014

TEMPORARY traffic lights are in operation in Little Lever as part of the development of the new Tesco supermarket in Little Lever.

Woman is fined for harassment

11:33am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A WOMAN has been sentenced for harassing a woman who was racially aggravated at Royal Bolton Hospital.

Threat case trial date

11:33am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A TRIAL date has been set for a Little Hulton man accused of threatening to gain entry to a Farnworth home.

Family show promises summer fun

11:33am Tuesday 29th July 2014

THEATRE-lovers are guaranteed a night of toe-tapping and hand-jiving when the curtain goes up on SS Simon and Jude’s Amateur Dramatic Association’s show Tutti Frutti.

Drunk and disorderly

11:32am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MAN found drunk and disorderly in Great Moor Street in the town centre has been fined.

Natural activities

11:32am Tuesday 29th July 2014

CHILDREN in Bolton are invited to take part in outdoor and indoor themed activities.

Chance to get mythical

11:31am Tuesday 29th July 2014

YOUNG people are invited to get crafty as they enter a magical world of mythical creatures.

Legion plea for helpers

11:31am Tuesday 29th July 2014

YOUNGSTERS in Horwich are being asked to volunteer to help the town commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War One.

Road to be resurfaced

11:31am Tuesday 29th July 2014

ROADWORKS will be in place in a Daubhill Road for up to two months.

Find time to enjoy art exhibition

10:50am Tuesday 29th July 2014

SHOPPERS to The Market Place can enjoy an exhibition of art in the neo:gallery22 while browsing for bargains.

Volunteers needed to help Guides

10:49am Tuesday 29th July 2014

GIRLS in Atherton and Tyldesley are looking for new adult volunteers to help run their Rainbow, Brownie and Guide groups.

Reading club for bookworms

10:49am Tuesday 29th July 2014

BOOKworms are invited to a free book club at Bromley Cross Library in Toppings Green.

Man charged with growing cannabis

10:49am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A 32-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with producing cannabis.

Hospital bosses to meet

10:48am Tuesday 29th July 2014

THE Bolton NHS Foundation Trust board —which runs the Royal Bolton — will meet at 9am on Thursday in the trust headquarters for their monthly meeting. To view the board papers, go to: boltonft.nhs.uk.

Hospice tea party

10:48am Tuesday 29th July 2014

BOLTON Hospice has launched its Tea Party Appeal for another year.

Threats at health centre

12:06pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A MAN will be sentenced for using threatening, abusive or insulting words at a medical centre.

More buses are on time

12:06pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE punctuality of bus services across Greater Manchester has improved on last year, transport bosses say.

Planning meeting

12:06pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE next meeting of the Bolton Council’s planning committee takes place on Thursday, July 31.

Rock festival

12:06pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A MUSIC festival, Rock It, will be held in Bolton on Saturday with youngsters performing on stage in Queens Park from noon to 7pm.

Musicians on last leg of US tour

12:05pm Thursday 24th July 2014

YOUNG musicians from a Bolton school are enjoying the last few days of a concert tour in America.

Topics for meeting

12:05pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CHILDREN and adult services will be discussed at a meeting.

Keys taken at house

12:05pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A HOUSE and a car have been targeted by criminals.

Cannabis sentencing

12:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A FARNWORTH man has admitted producing 20 cannabis plants.

Road crash

12:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

MOTORISTS faced rush-hour delays after a crash in Little Hulton.

Man attacked his mother

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A SON attacked his mother and grandfather, a court was told.

Jason regrets Games photo!

11:59am Thursday 24th July 2014

PASSPORT photos are a nightmare for most people — and for triple Olympic champion Jason Kenny, they are just as embarrassing.

Healthier Together bus hits the road to get your views

11:59am Thursday 24th July 2014

A “BEST Care Bus” will stop off in Bolton to gather residents view’s on the proposed shake-up of the health services.

Pupils’ war mission...

11:59am Thursday 24th July 2014

FORMER pupils of Rivington and Blackrod High School who were killed in action during World War One were remembered by the school.

Thief kept in custody

11:59am Thursday 24th July 2014

AN underwear thief was remanded in custody for day as a punishment.

VIP is new patron

11:58am Thursday 24th July 2014

THE Institute of Physics (IOP), of which head of Bolton School boys’ division Philip Britton is Vice-President for Education, has announced that The Duke of York has agreed to become Patron of the International Year of Light in the UK.

Trial date for beating accused, 19

11:58am Thursday 24th July 2014

A TRIAL date has been set for a man who has been accused of beating a woman.

‘Drifters’ are magic

11:57am Thursday 24th July 2014

A TRIBUTE band to the Drifters is playing at the Roundhouse in Halliwell on August 2.

Cuts are hitting police, says MP

11:57am Thursday 24th July 2014

POLICE in west Bolton need more support, the area’s MP has said.

Victorian date at hall

11:57am Thursday 24th July 2014

VISITORS can enjoy life in Victorian times at Smithills Hall on Friday, August 1.

Charged with beating woman

11:56am Thursday 24th July 2014

A MAN from Westhoughton will appear at court charged with a catalogue of offences.

Banned driver to be sentenced

11:56am Thursday 24th July 2014

A BANNED driver caught driving dangerously will be sentenced.

Remember war dead

11:56am Thursday 24th July 2014

BLACKROD residents will be able to pay tribute to those who died in World War One at a special commemoration service.

Geneva visit

11:55am Thursday 24th July 2014

YOUNG Einsteins enjoyed a trip to Geneva, Switzerland, to see the work at CERN, the European Organisation for the Nuclear Research.

Support group

11:55am Thursday 24th July 2014

PROSTATE cancer patients, carers and family members are invited to the Bolton Districts Prostate Cancer Support Group meeting at St Luke’s Church, Chorley Old Road, on Wednesday, August 13, will meet from 2pm to 4pm.

Homes plan talks

11:55am Thursday 24th July 2014

HORWICH residents are invited to a meeting of the town council this evening, with the controversial Loco Works development back on the agenda.

Man beat woman

11:55am Thursday 24th July 2014

A WESTHOUGHTON man will be sentenced for beating a woman.

Buzzing bee garden party

11:54am Thursday 24th July 2014

A BEE-themed garden party hopes to create a buzz in Bolton on Sunday.

Man denies two assaults

11:54am Thursday 24th July 2014

A MAN will stand trial accused of two assaults on a man.

Equality meeting

11:53am Thursday 24th July 2014

A PRESSURE group campaigning for greater equality in the health service will meet on Tuesday, September 6.

Grass root petition is a big hit

12:32pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A PETITION launched by Bolton MP David Crausby to “save grass roots football” has attracted more than 6,000 names.



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