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OPENING: Leon Crosby, session leader and duty manager at the new Westhoughton Youth Project

PICTURES: New Bolton Lads and Girls Club project opens in Westhoughton

FESTIVE: The Rotary Club of Westhoughton Father Christmas float in 2013

Where you can see Santa and his elves in Westhoughton this Christmas

VISIT: Toni Forrest and her guide dog Quilla meet, from left, Oliver Cheetham, 4, Freddie Evans, 5, Libby Smith, 5, Emmy Iheanacho, 4, Lily Boland, 4, Jaydan Walsh, 4, at St James (Daisy Hill) CE School in Westhoughton

Children welcome guide dog to school to learn about their work

RESCUE: Firefighters came to the aid of William Winrow

Firefighters rescue 70-year-old man stuck on roof

Party guests will enjoy a Christmas meal, drinks, entertainment and a present

Party being thrown at hotel for people facing a lonely Christmas Day

REJECTED: The committee have refused plans to bring 300 of the houses (pictured) on to land in Westhoughton

Councillors applauded as they throw out plans to build 300 new homes in Westhoughton

FINED: Landlords of Rose and Crown pub in Westhoughton, convicted of screening football illegally

Pub landlords fined for screening football on Sky Sports illegally

TOUR: Project leader Tony Grimshaw held a tour of the new Bolton Lads and Girls Club satellite centre in Westhoughton

Work progresses at Westhoughton Youth Project which is set to open at the end of November

STAR GOALIE: Josh Bramwell playing the beautiful game

Westhoughton 'soccer' star, 22, named as one of the top 10 college goalkeepers in the United States

Man breaks leg while out fishing in Westhoughton

Man breaks leg while out fishing in Westhoughton

PLOUGHING: Sidney Massey, aged five, with Jim and Molly

IN PICTURES: Haigh, Aspull and Blackrod Ploughing contest

Success is child’s play for businesswoman who runs Westhoughton fun house

Success is child’s play for businesswoman who runs Westhoughton fun house

Bolton Hospice is among charities to benefit from the fundraising drive

Westhoughton fundraisers generate £2k for hospices

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Work begins on new trampoline park

OVERGROWN: The grass outside the changing rooms that players walk through to get to the pitch

Westhoughton FC matches in jeopardy because of condition of football pitch

FAMILY: Katie Openshaw (aged 13), Karen Openshaw and Meganne Openshaw (aged 17)

Inspirational mother-of-two sets up new Westhoughton youth centre

COLOUR: Westhoughton Station has been shortlisted for a National Community Rail Award

Westhoughton station recognised for beauty in awards

LOOKING BACK: The Gaiety Club was formerly a snooker hall and earlier an Empire Cinema however the building fell into disrepair and was demolished in 2012

Plans to build 15 homes on 'eyesore' site

VISION: The proposed housing scheme

Controversial plans for 300-home estate in Westhoughton submitted

PLAN: Cllr David Chadwick and resident Lawrence Iredale near Park Meadow, Westhoughton, which is set to become a 20 mph zone

Large area of Westhoughton step closer to becoming one of borough's first 20mph zones

YOUTH PROJECT: Launching a new club for young people in Westhoughton are  Mathew Bewley, Justine Brooks,Chris Houghton,Karen Openshaw and Karan Edwards.

Bolton Lads and Girls Club sets date for new in Westhoughton

SINGING: Eatock Primary School, Westhoughton, visit of voice coach David Seck-Sene, who performed songs and listened to children's music.

Children in fine tune for concert with voice coach from Senegal

TROLLEY: A trolley decorated for Tesco ahead of the Yarn Bombing festival in Westhoughton.

Find out why this supermarket trolley has been covered in wool

PLAN: Cllr David Chadwick and resident Lawrence Iredale near Park Meadow, Westhoughton,  which is set to become a 20 mph zone.

Large area of Westhoughton to become one of borough's first 20mph zones

Cllr Jack Speight

Councillor under fire for online comments about planning application and Lancashire flag

Daisy Hill housing development rejected by councillors

Daisy Hill housing development rejected by councillors

CLASS ACT: New Beginnings Childcare,Westhoughton, celebrate a good Ofsted report

New Beginnings Childcare nursery rated 'good with outstanding features' by Ofsted

BACK: BodyTORQ gym in Westhoughton has re-opened after it was destroyed in a fire a year ago. From left: Owner Lee Hill with business partners Mark Ross and Lee Tedder

Westhoughton gym reopens a year after it was destroyed in fire

The demolition of Westhoughton Greyhound track

Housing developers slash their offer of cash to benefit the community at Westhoughton dog track site

A car has smashed into True Shone & Kerr estate agents' in Market Street, Westhoughton. Picture: Stacey Kerr

Car crashes into estate agent's shop in Westhoughton

Christopher Peacock

Westhoughton 'has lost a fantastic councillor'

DOG: Stencils put on the pavement in fairways estate to deter anti-social behaviour by dog walkers.

Westhoughton estate plagued by dog walkers dropping poo bags

STOLEN: A Bichon Frise puppy is believed to have been stolen from a garden in Westhoughton.

Family's appeal after £500 designer puppy 'stolen' from garden in Westhoughton

TRIBUTE:  Michael Mooney pictured at his Westhoughton home with a picture of his dad Terry Mooney who passed away at the hospice last year.

Family to take part in Midnight Memories walk in poignant tribute the day before Father's Day

RAMPAGE: View of the mess left on Bolton Road

Rubbish dumping is a constant problem, say angry residents in food fight road

FOOD MESS: Cllr Martyn Cox and residents with the mess left on Bolton Road, Westhoughton, after vandals went on the rampage, throwing food all over the road and themselves

UPDATED: Residents 'terrified' as gang of 40 men have massive food fight in quiet residential street

VISIT: David Cameron in Westhoughton at Sacred Heart School

Youngsters at Easter out-of-school club surprised by visit from prime minister

Cllr Christopher Peacock

Petition against homes on farmland plans

Roscoe's Farm plan rejected by councillors

Roscoe's Farm plan rejected by councillors

20mph zone set to be introduced on Westhoughton estate

20mph zone set to be introduced on Westhoughton estate

Stateside Pizza, Wingates Estate, Westhoughton.
 Bolton Hopsice Midnight Walk with Stateside staff on the move,  Ben Gambles, Ellie Barrie,Merle Casey, Claire Taylor, Rebecca Allan, Ryan Battersbby and front Heather Middlehurst.
 Picture by Richard Holton

Pizza staff ready to raise some dough for Bolton Hospice

The Chequerbent Roundabount in Westhoughton. Picture: Google Maps.

Delays after car crash in Westhoughton

CASHING IN: Business Manager Carl Messenger, Kodie Gibbs and Connor Field. Rear, Billie Jean Conway-Yates, Chloe Ainscough, Tony Hobbsand Blake Hodgkinson

Criminals' cash pays for Westhoughton kids' three-day adventure holiday in Wales

Sasha McDonald who, along with two friends, scared off a man who tried to grab a woman in the street

Teenage trio scare off man who grabbed girl outside her house

SIXTIES FUN: The Retro Mod and Rock Lounge, Westhoughton

150 mods and rockers ride into town on Scooters for opening of new retro cafe

The Pewfist in Westhoughton. Image via Google Maps.

Warning after two rubbish fires in one night

Members of  W.A.S.P with the cheque given to them by the police. Photo by Nigel Taggart, Newsquest Ltd, Monday February 2, 2015 (17560395)

Criminals will pay for Westhoughton pensioners' Christmas dinner

SCHOOL: Jessica Griffiths aged three grooms Carys at Millers Nook Riding School

Riding school to open indoor centre for disabled kids after burglary almost forced it out of business

Terence Donohue leaves Bolton Crown Court

'Weirdo' milkman sexually assaulted young girls in his van

CELEBRATING: Vintage Drums perform at a Dragons Den style event to choose how £15,000 of police cash is spent in Westhoughton

Community groups given criminals' cash


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