• BOLTON ASSOCIATION: 40/40 competition results

    Group A Blackrod 182 Winton 192-7. Winton won by 10 runs. Edgworth 223-9 Atherton 227-4. Atherton won by 6 wkts. Little Hulton Swinton Moorside. Atherton won by 6 wkts. Group B Astley and Tyldesley 165-9 Walshaw 288-5. Walshaw won by 123

  • Bolton League results from the Hamer Cup

    THWAITES HAMER CUP First round Eagley 111 Farnworth Social Circle 237-7. Farnworth SC won by 126 runs. Farnworth 248-5 Astley Bridge 88. Farnworth won by 160 runs Kearsley 233 Walkden 167. Kearsley won by 67 runs. Little Lever 284-7 Egerton

  • Leigh Centurions place themselves in the history books

    Leigh Centurions 50 Doncaster 20 LEIGH Centurions claimed their 11th straight win in the Kingstone Press Championship and 14th in total to claim a piece of history. Leigh’s Championship winning side of 1982 and the Second Division title-clinchers

  • Pair carry out daring smash-and-grab raid on Farnworth shop

    TWO men on a motorbike carried out a daylight smash-and-grab robbery on a Farnworth shop. At just after 10am yesterday, the pair rode up to the window of Cash Convertors in Market Street and began shattering windows and putting valuables into a

  • BOLTON LEAGUE: Results round-up

    FARNWORTH Social Circle maintained their place at the top of the Bolton League table with a 76-run win at second-placed Bradshaw yesterday. Here is a full list of the Bolton League results from Saturday, May 17: Astley Bridge 122 Greenmount

  • Poorest Bolton Council staff to get pay rise

    BOLTON Council’s poorest paid staff will receive a pay rise as town hall bosses approved spending more than £400,000 on boosting about 1,200 employees’ salaries. The hourly rate for cleaners, events staff, social care assistants and more will go