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Spearing and Mills given captain's roles for next season at Wanderers

The Bolton News:

10:21am Saturday 26th July 2014

WANDERERS have confirmed that Jay Spearing will be club captain this season, and that Matt Mills will be appointed as vice captain.

CRAIG NELSON: I don't so much wonder how people do the Ironman, but why?

The Bolton News:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

I AM sure the thousands of Boltonians who lined the route of this year’s Ironman UK will, like me, have been impressed by the feats of human endurance.

Fear factor drives Spearing ahead of new season at Wanderers

The Bolton News:

10:29am Saturday 26th July 2014

JAY Spearing believes the fear of repeating last season’s Championship disappointment will drive Wanderers on to a much better campaign this time around.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Top groundsman award shows Winton's Mike Humphreys is pitch perfect

The Bolton News:

6:20am Saturday 26th July 2014

WINTON groundsman Mike Humphreys received the county’s top honour in his field when he won the Lancashire Groundsperson of the Year award.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Swinton Moorside on a learning curve

The Bolton News:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

SWINTON Moorside are looking to learn how to lose more successfully.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Bridge bidding to topple super Circle

The Bolton News:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

ASTLEY Bridge captain Simon Entwistle is under no illusions about the task facing his side as they prepare to host Bolton League leaders Farnworth Social Circle tomorrow.


The Bolton News:

10:09pm Friday 25th July 2014

IT was hardly thrills and spills under the Friday night lights at Prenton Park as Wanderers’ attacking problems continued to be painfully evident to the fans who made the trip.

Jason Kenny takes second silver on track at Commonwealth Games

The Bolton News: Jason Kenny

6:14pm Friday 25th July 2014

BOLTON track cycling superstar Jason Kenny picked up his second silver medal of the Commonwealth Games on Friday when he lost 2-1 to New Zealand's Sam Webster in the final of the men's individual sprint in the Glasgow velodrome.

Talking Wanderers podcast - July 25, 2014

The Bolton News: Talking Wanderers podcast

2:32pm Friday 25th July 2014

MARC Iles and Neil Bonnar talk about the latest Bolton Wanderers news in our weekly podcast.

Bolton Wanderers and USA star Tim Ream talks about his World Cup disappointment

The Bolton News: Tim Ream has his sights on the World Cup

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

AFTER missing out on one of the USA’s finest footballing hours, Tim Ream admits to feeling a tinge of jealousy during this summer’s World Cup.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Games are 'mounting' up for Kerr and co

The Bolton News:

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

GREENMOUNT chairman Dave Willetts hopes to keep the flag flying for the Bolton League when his side take on Norden in the Lancashire Knockout quarter-finals today.

Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman looks to bring in fresh faces for new season

The Bolton News: Dougie Freedman

5:00am Friday 25th July 2014

IT could be a case of three in, three out for Wanderers by the time they get their Championship campaign up and running at Watford in 15 days’ time.

Former Wanderers star furious over tweet celebrating his wife's death

The Bolton News: Colin Hendry

11:14am Thursday 24th July 2014

FORMER Bolton Wanderers star Colin Hendry has blasted a 'vile' Twitter user who joked about his wife's death.

Canon Slade pupil impresses at Commonwealth Games

The Bolton News: Niamh Robinson

10:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Canon Slade School pupil Niamh Robinson finished seventh in the semi-final of the 50m breaststroke in representing the Isle of Man with a time of 33.38.

Jason Kenny picks up silver medal in the team sprint at the Commonwealth Games

The Bolton News: Jason Kenny

6:58pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CYCLIST Jason Kenny secured Bolton’s first medal of the Commonwealth Games by scooping silver in the team sprint final in Glasgow.

Wanderers and Ireland midfielder Andrews completes loan move to Watford

The Bolton News: Brighton to sign out of favour Wanderers midfielder Keith Andrews

3:13pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WATFORD have announced the signing of Keith Andrews on a season-long loan.

Canon Slade School pupil Niamh Robinson through to semi-finals at the Commonwealth Games

The Bolton News: Niamh Robinson

3:01pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CANON Slade pupil Niamh Robinson booked her place in the semi-finals of the 50m breaststroke tonight.

CRICKET: Complacency has marred Walshaw's campaign

The Bolton News:

1:15pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CAPTAIN Mikey Watt has blamed his Walshaw players’ under-achievement this season on complacency.

NEIL BONNAR: Is homesickness a serious cause for concern or just another football fad?

The Bolton News: Andy Robinson could be on his way to Wanderers

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

PINK boots. You’ve got to be good to wear them.

Why did Wanderers not get the best out of Keith Andrews?

The Bolton News: Wanderers midfielder Keith Andrews who is on loan at Brighton

7:20am Thursday 24th July 2014

PRECIOUS few people in football have a bad word to say about Keith Andrews, so why did his spell at Wanderers simply fail to ignite?

Dougie Freedman finally sees harmony and honesty in his Bolton Wanderers squad

The Bolton News: Dougie Freedman

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

THIS summer’s change round at Wanderers has left Dougie Freedman content his squad are now finally all singing from the same hymn sheet.

Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman insists Adam Bogdan and Mark Davies are 'going nowhere'

The Bolton News: Test

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

DOUGIE Freedman has allayed fears that Mark Davies and Adam Bogdan’s absence in Wanderers’ pre-season schedule means they are gearing up for a move away from the club.

Huddersfield Town winger on Bolton Wanderers radar

The Bolton News:

7:20am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WANDERERS are casting admiring glances towards Huddersfield Town winger Adam Hammill.

Keith Andrews could be lining up AGAINST Wanderers on the opening day

The Bolton News: Wanderers midfielder Keith Andrews who is on loan at Brighton

6:10am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

KEITH Andrews is expected to complete a season-long loan move to Watford later today.

Inside job for Feeney

The Bolton News:

6:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

LIAM Feeney wants to keep defenders guessing this season by showing he is more than just a wing man.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Rochdale 0 Bolton Wanderers 2

The Bolton News:

6:27pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Wanderers have had mixed results in pre-season to date - can they get back to winning ways at Spotland?

FOOTBALL: Ex-Manchester United star Mikael Silvestre launches attack on Manchester City big spending

The Bolton News: Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany leads the celebrations at the Etihad Stadium after his team won the Premier League title for the second time in three seasons. A comfortable 2-0 win over West Ham meant Liverpool’s win over Newcastle didn’t matt

7:43pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

MIKAEL Silvestre has launched an astonishing attack on Manchester City’s big spending.

COMMONWEALTH COUNTDOWN: Niamh Robinson Canon Slade pupil

The Bolton News:

1:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Each week in the build-up to the Games we have received updates about our Commonwealth Games starlets and how they have been preparing.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES WISHES: Bolton Olympic Wrestling Club Craig Pilling and Louisa Porogovska

The Bolton News:

11:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

TWO members of Bolton Olympic Wrestling Club want to add their names to the illustrious club’s roll of honour when they compete in Glasgow.


The Bolton News:

8:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WHEN it comes to support, a Bolton wrestler has a hoard of people cheering him on from his own club.

Bolton Metro stars enjoy success at Scottish Nationals

The Bolton News:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

ARRAN Bostock and Jack Dandy both picked up bronze medals at the Scottish Gas Age Group National championships.

George Ramm excited about Commonwealth Games

The Bolton News:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

BOLTON wrestling talent George Ramm cannot wait for the Commonwealth Games arena to “erupt” with cheers from his friends and family when he goes for gold in Glasgow.

Little Hulton U9s benefit from The Bolton News sports sponsorship cash

The Bolton News:

7:10am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

LIVERPOOL’S Spice Boys cream suits in 1996 will forever go down in history for being the ultimate cup final outfit but Little Hulton Under-9s looked the part in their Bolton News sponsored hoodies for the big final occasion.

Wanderers to pick strong team for Rochdale friendly

The Bolton News: Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman

6:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

DOUGIE Freedman will begin narrowing down his side at Rochdale tonight with the big kick-off at Watford in mind.

Wanderers' kids attracting attention of loan hunters

The Bolton News:

6:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

DOUGIE Freedman has revealed Wanderers’ youngsters are attracting the attention of other clubs.

JUNIOR CRICKET SPOTLIGHT: Late drama in final as Little Hulton lose out

The Bolton News:

5:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

IF only all cup finals were like this, you would probably see packed houses at junior games all the time.

BIG MATCH VERDICT: Rochdale 0 Bolton Wanderers 2

The Bolton News:

10:24pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WANDERERS (4-2-3-1) Lonergan; McNaughton, Mills, Ream, Moxey; Spearing, Medo; Danns, Feeney, Hall; Beckford.

NICK CHAMBERLAIN: History of Cross Cup finals 1959-1975

The Bolton News:

4:20pm Monday 21st July 2014

As Britain was about to enter the Swinging Sixties and I was a callow youth in Liverpool interested only in Everton and the Mersey pop scene – knowing nothing of the B&DCA – Astley and Tyldesley were about to win their third, and to date, last Cross Cup final in 1959.

CYCLING: Bury hero Simon Yates withdrawn from Tour de France after magnificent performance

The Bolton News:

3:39pm Monday 21st July 2014

SIMON Yates’ Tour de France is over after his team pulled him out on Sunday night.

Deal delay for Bolton Wanderers keeper Adam Bogdan

The Bolton News:

10:35am Monday 21st July 2014

DOUGIE Freedman has put contract talks with Adam Bogdan on hold – for now – to give time for speculation over his Wanderers future to subside.

Whites youngsters getting chance to stake a claim

The Bolton News: Oscar Threlkeld

7:20am Monday 21st July 2014

FOR Wanderers’ Fab Four, a Ticket to Ride in Sweden and Denmark represented a massive step towards first-team football.

Spearing says Beckford and Davies can get the goals

The Bolton News: NO BREAKDOWN: Craig Davies

7:10am Monday 21st July 2014

JAY Spearing has backed Jermaine Beckford and Craig Davies to handle the pressure of Wanderers’ short-term striker shortage.

Dervite predicts competition in defence will be intense

The Bolton News: Dorian Dervite

6:00am Monday 21st July 2014

DORIAN Dervite has quickly settled into life at Wanderers and already feels like he belongs at the club.

LANCASHIRE KNOCKOUT: Little Lever crash out at quarter-final stage

The Bolton News:

6:32pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Reigning Bolton League champions Little Lever were dumped out of the Lancashire Knockout at the quarter-final stage yesterday after a shock three-wicket defeat to Walsden.

BOLTON TENNIS TOURNAMENT: Jonny Shacklady and Laurie Clark are Bolton champions

The Bolton News:

5:18pm Sunday 20th July 2014

JONNY Shacklady and Laurie Clark were the stars of finals day in the Bolton Tennis Tournament on Saturday.

Leigh Centurions 30 Keighley Cougars 0

The Bolton News:

2:40pm Sunday 20th July 2014

LEIGH Centurions returned to winning ways in the Kingstone Press Championship with a 30-0 home victory over Keighley in a game that will live short in the memory.

SATURDAY ACTION REPORT: Great day for Darcy Lever, Astley and Tyldesley and Blackrod as Daisy Hill, Standish and Golborne also win

The Bolton News:

11:37am Sunday 20th July 2014

Adlington 79-9, Daisy Hill 106-6. Daisy Hill won by 27 runs.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Top trio win but four games abandoned as rain disrupts fixtures again

The Bolton News:

11:15am Sunday 20th July 2014

Only the games involving the top three sides survived another rain-affected weekend in the Bolton League yesterday.

Ex-Crystal Palace man Dean Moxey eyes Premier League return with Bolton Wanderers

The Bolton News: Dean Moxey

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

DEAN Moxey wants to put the frustration of the last six months to good use and help Wanderers towards the Premier League.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Macclesfield Town v Bolton Wanderers

The Bolton News: Dougie Freedman

6:51pm Friday 18th July 2014

Wanderers are back on home shores to kick off their domestic friendly fixtures in sunny Cheshire at Moss Rose. Can they bounce back from defeat in Sweden on Wednesday?

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