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Bolton Wanderers striker Craig Davies praised for his work ethic

The Bolton News:

6:28pm Thursday 30th October 2014

CRAIG Davies earned some brownie points by heading in for extra training sessions at Euxton last week – and Neil Lennon reckons his striker will see his reward on the pitch.

Ski-ing is close to Rebecca's Hart

The Bolton News: Rebecca Hart in the European Championships

5:06pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A TALENTED Over-Hulton skier was part of a group of 10 young Ski Rossendale Race Club skiers who travelled to Dublin to race in the Irish Open Slalom Championships and the European Open Slalom Championships the following day.

It's easy to lose sight of personal goals

12:46pm Thursday 30th October 2014

SO it's three months since I signed up for Bolton UK Ironman 2015 and the training has well and truly begun.

Bolton Wanderers skipper Jay Spearing believes Neil Lennon's style of football will help beat them the drop

The Bolton News:

8:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

JAY Spearing believes Neil Lennon’s brand of in-your-face football will save Bolton Wanderers’ season.

Bolton Wanderers legend Tony Kelly is a hit after his charity mission

The Bolton News:

7:50am Thursday 30th October 2014

WANDERERS legend John McGinlay believes old pal Tony Kelly’s charity efforts have helped stoke the sense of goodwill sweeping round the town.

COMMENT BY MARC ILES: Thai takeover -"Fans should get used to the occasional red herrings"

The Bolton News: Wanderers owner Eddie Davies

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

IF YOU choked on your cornflakes after reading Wanderers could be set for a £40 million foreign takeover — you weren’t alone.

Wanderers play down reports of Thai takeover

The Bolton News:

9:56am Wednesday 29th October 2014

WANDERERS have played down talks of a potential Thai takeover.

Bolton Wanderers boss looks to fine tune his side ahead of Norwich City clash

The Bolton News: David Wheater made his comeback for Wanderers' development squad at Derby on Monday night

7:02am Wednesday 29th October 2014

WANDERERS will finally get some fine tuning as Neil Lennon looks to make the most out of an extended spell at Euxton.

MARK HALSEY: Going Dutch can take football closer to video replays

The Bolton News:

7:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

WHEN you consider the passion, the money, the livelihoods at stake in top level football – then is 18 seconds really too long to wait for a definitive answer?

EMIL ANDERSON: More cards than Christmas in modern football

The Bolton News:

12:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

LAST summer’s World Cup was painful viewing for England fans and the fact our old sparring partners the Germans won the competition didn’t help matters.

Junior swimming side end years of wait for silverware

The Bolton News: Tyldesley junior swimming team at the gala

11:43am Wednesday 29th October 2014

TYLDESLEY Swimming Club ended their 17 year wait to win the Central Lancs Junior Jubilee Shield at Bury Pool.

Patel gearing up for big year on women's scene

10:19am Wednesday 29th October 2014

TALENTED young female cricketer Nalisha Patel is already looking forward to the 2015 season and facing one particular player.

Bolton Wanderers defender David Wheater targeting a swift return

The Bolton News: David Wheater

7:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

DAVID Wheater has targeted a swift return to Bolton Wanderers' first team after making his comeback from injury.

Neil Lennon's delight with Chung-Yong Lee's Korea path at Wanderers

The Bolton News:

7:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE legend of Bolton’s blue dragon started out as a fairytale and was turning into a tragic story of unfulfilled talent, yet recent events hint at Chung-Yong Lee’s odyssey at Wanderers extending into an extra chapter.

Smith makes his mark with another award

The Bolton News: Weyland Smith with his Blue Peter badge

5:36pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A BOLTON junior rugby union player took centre stage at a top event in London.

High Hopes for Bolton as Aspull come a Cropper

The Bolton News: Action from Bolton RUFC Under-17s against Rochdale

3:40pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

ROCHDALE Under-17s broke Bolton hearts with a last-gasp try to take a 55-52 victory.

Netball sessions for teenagers on offer

2:14pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

NETBALL sessions are being run around Bolton to try to encourage more young people to take up the sport.

Lots of personal bests at Leverhulme Park

12:23pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THERE is only one way to start this week’s run report and that is with a HUGE congratulation’s to one our event director team Alistair and his better half Hannah.

Peploe joy at England place

The Bolton News: Leah Peploe in action in her Great Britain kit earlier this year

12:01pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A BOLTON triathlete hopes to put her injury worries behind her and make a big impression with the England Talent squad next year.

Bulloch ready to take on the North West Championships

The Bolton News: Joe Bulloch of Horwich, Bolton

11:17am Tuesday 28th October 2014

A BOLTON power-lifter is working hard in the final few weeks to get ready for the North West Championships.

Special guest set to give grant to local sports club

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10:36am Tuesday 28th October 2014

BOLTON Olympic Wrestling Club will have a special guest through their doors tonight to give officials a funding boost.

New Bolton Wanderers regime is a joy for Jay Spearing

The Bolton News:

7:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

WANDERERS skipper Jay Spearing says new boss Neil Lennon has given him and his teammates a new lease of life — and he is loving it.

Keith Andrews: Midfielder believes Neil Lennon is the right man for Bolton Wanderers

The Bolton News:

6:50am Tuesday 28th October 2014

KEITH Andrews has no bitterness about the way his career at Wanderers ended and has backed Neil Lennon to make a success of his time at the club.

Neil Lennon urges caution despite impressive display

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Bolton Wanderers manager Neil Lennon
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7:00am Monday 27th October 2014

NEIL Lennon praised a premier performance from Wanderers in his first home game in charge but urged his players to stay grounded.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR SHIELD: CMB book place in the last eight of competition

The Bolton News:

6:53pm Monday 27th October 2014

CMB booked their place in the quarter-final of the Lancashire Amateur Shield after a convincing 4-2 win against Burscough Richmond.

MANCHESTER AMATEUR LEAGUE: Atherton Town come from behind to salvage a point

The Bolton News:

6:49pm Monday 27th October 2014

ATHERTON Town came from 2-0 down to rescue a 2-2 draw at home to AVRO in a topsy-turvy Premier Division clash.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Turton up to third in the First Division promotion race

The Bolton News: Dylan Winstanley made the step up from Turton's under-16s team to the first team in style

6:46pm Monday 27th October 2014

TURTON kept up the pressure at the top of Division One with a 7-3 win at Hurst Green.

Young Whites battle for a point in goalless draw at Derby

The Bolton News: Thomas and Torres doubles end winless run

6:27pm Monday 27th October 2014

UNDER-18s coach David Lee was proud of his young Wanderers after they ended a run of five straight defeats with a battling goalless draw at Derby County.

LANCS AMATEUR LEAGUE: Castle Hill boss Rob Rostrun determined to fight on despite points deduction

The Bolton News: Horwich Victoria's Austin Brobbey

3:00pm Monday 27th October 2014

CASTLE Hill manager Rob Rostrun says he and his coaches are determined to claw the club out of trouble after a points deduction left them stranded at the bottom of the Premier Division table.

Briarcroft Rugby Union old boys to be reunited

The Bolton News: Briarcroft Rugby Union Club old boys, from left, Ian Crilly, Ian Lysons, Andy James, Paul Hankinson, John Hankinson, Ian O’Donnell and Vince Healy

2:42pm Monday 27th October 2014

TWELVE years after disbanding, former members of a local rugby union team are planning a reunion and have already clubbed together to sponsor a match to mark the occasion.

Club secretary will be silenced at Lancashire Cup game

The Bolton News: Vinny Monks will try to keep his views to himself

12:33pm Monday 27th October 2014

A LOCAL football club official will curb shouting at referees in order to raise money for a five-year-old disabled boy.

Bolton League chairman Mike Hall leads the tributes to president Peter Stafford

The Bolton News: Peter Stafford

9:03am Monday 27th October 2014

BOLTON League chairman Mike Hall has led the tributes to president Peter Stafford, who died on Thursday.

Bolton Wanderers star Neil Danns praises playmaker Mark Davies after fine goal

The Bolton News: Neil Danns

9:00am Monday 27th October 2014

AFTER giving his side lift off, Neil Danns was more than happy to see Mark Davies get star billing in Wanderers’ stellar win against Brentford.

Big Match verdict: Bolton Wanderers 3 Brentford 1

The Bolton News:

8:00am Monday 27th October 2014

WANDERERS picked the perfect time to rewind the clocks on an afternoon of magical moments at the Macron.

Neil Lennon delighted Bolton Wanderers are restoring grit to their side

The Bolton News:

7:20am Monday 27th October 2014

WANDERERS have rediscovered the fire in their belly – and Neil Lennon could not be more delighted.

Ironman UK champion Dave Clamp prepares to bounce back in deca ironman test after 'rookie error' dashed his world title dream

The Bolton News: David Clamp after winning the 55-60 age group at Ironman UK in Bolton in July, 2014

7:06am Monday 27th October 2014

IRONMAN UK champion David Clamp sets off on the first leg of the DecaUltraTri today determined to bounce back from a “rookie mistake” that dashed his dreams of a world title.

MATCH RATINGS: Bolton Wanderers 3-1 Brentford

The Bolton News:

1:27pm Sunday 26th October 2014


MATCHDAY LIVE: Bolton Wanderers 3 Brentford 1

The Bolton News:

11:35am Saturday 25th October 2014

Neil Lennon takes charge of his first home game looking to take down mid-table Brentford. We'll be live from the manager's pre-match Q&A and bringing you all the usual pre-match gossip along with match text commentary from 3pm.

Lennon's looking for home comforts at Wanderers

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Bolton Wanderers manager Neil Lennon
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6:32am Saturday 25th October 2014

AFTER the all protests, the chants, the banners and the jeers on home turf this season – Neil Lennon is in a good position to ask fans to give peace a chance.

FULL TIME: Wanderers seal thrilling win for Lennon in first home game

The Bolton News:

5:08pm Saturday 25th October 2014

NEIL Lennon sampled victory in his first home game in charge of Wanderers – and how sweet it must have tasted after a thrilling afternoon’s football at the Macron Stadium.

The Wonderer: Modern day football language is lost on me

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Erik Lamela - Tottenham Hotspur 
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9:17am Saturday 25th October 2014

COMMENT overheard in the press room this week: “If I see that Vine of Erik Lamela’s Rabona one more time, I’m going to explode.”

LAST TIME: Wanderers book place in Coca Cola Cup third round

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9:01am Saturday 25th October 2014

WANDERERS were ready to get the chequebook out after clearing the first hurdle in the Coca Cola Cup.

Mess with the FA Cup draw at your peril

8:18am Saturday 25th October 2014

ONE name stands out for me in the crop of 64 non-league sides vying for a place in the FA Cup first round proper this weekend.

Hall's well for Rob being Whites' wide boy

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Robert Hall - Bolton Wanderers 

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7:02am Saturday 25th October 2014

ROB Hall has been told to prove he can be a Wanderers wide boy.

Trotter and Mason back in the fold for Wanderers ahead of Brentford clash

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Liam Trotter - Bolton Wanderers 
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7:02am Saturday 25th October 2014

JOE Mason and Liam Trotter are ready to give Wanderers a double boost for this afternoon’s home clash with Brentford.

Lennon not rushing into market

The Bolton News:

7:01am Saturday 25th October 2014

NEIL Lennon insists he is not looking to dive straight into the transfer market despite being linked with a string of his former players in the last fortnight.

Horwich ace Carson's winning run in the sun

The Bolton News: Tom Carson celebrates crossing the line to win the Palma 10k title

6:40am Saturday 25th October 2014

TOM Carson produced a stunning victory on his first appearance in a 10k race in Majorca.

Connor Wilkinson proves a winner with new Bolton Wanderers boss Neil Lennon

6:35pm Friday 24th October 2014

CONOR Wilkinson earned a pat on the back from new boss Neil Lennon as the manager continues to run his eye over the Wanderers youth ranks.

Powell keen to make impression in the 24 hour world race

The Bolton News: Dave Powell in action for Horwich Cycling Club

5:27pm Friday 24th October 2014

HORWICH Cycling Club have pulled off another great signing for this year's campaign with the arrival of a UK and European 12-hour mountain bike champion.

Football can no longer expect children to follow their fathers' path from park to pitches

12:06pm Friday 24th October 2014

THERE was a time when sport was something you did at school as the healthy aspect of the curriculum and if you found out you were any good at a particular discipline, you could join a local club to enhance your talents.

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