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Bolton childcare experts launch kid proof clothing range

Thursday September 21st, 3:36pm

A married couple, who have run a nursery in Bolton for over 30 years, have joined forces with a leading children’s designer to crea...

New activities to help older people remain active and well

Wednesday September 20th, 4:46pm

Older people are being encouraged to move more and take part in activities to improve their health and wellbeing. Bury’s Ac...

Funding of up to £1,000 available for community groups

Friday September 15th, 9:49am

Community groups are being offered another chance to win up to £1,000 for local projects that help improve the health and wellbeing...

Senior appointment marks further growth for local accountancy firm

Friday September 15th, 9:45am

Local accountancy and advisory firm, CLB Coopers, has expanded its team to help satisfy growing demand for its services from the region's...

Your photograph in the official Bury calendar

Thursday September 14th, 8:53am

Whitehead clock tower, the front cover of last year’s Bury calendar, taken by Brian Connor. Keen photographers are being in...

Enlighten - new sound and light festival in Bury this October

Monday September 11th, 8:01am

A new sound and light festival will bring a stellar programme of world premieres, award-winning artworks and international musicians to B...

Local MP attends transport summit

Monday September 11th, 7:57am

Bolton West & Atherton MP Chris Green joined northern business leaders and politicians at a transport summit in Leeds. The su...

Road closures rundown for Bury 10K

Friday September 8th, 4:40pm

Runners are set to hit the streets of Bury on Sunday September 17th for one of the region’s biggest charity road races. Sta...

Take up walking football - you could be top of the league

Thursday September 7th, 10:01am

The Bury Relics, walking football team who met at sessions held at Castle Leisure Centre. Footie fans aged 50-plus are invited to...

Try world class virtual fitness with Bury Leisure

Thursday September 7th, 9:53am

On Saturday (9 Sep) Bury Leisure will be showcasing their brand new fitness studios, ‘best of breed’ spinning bikes and Les M...

Fashion show to raise money for the mayor's charities

Friday September 1st, 4:39pm

A fashion show to raise money for the Mayor of Bury's nominated charities will be held on Thursday September 21st at Bury Armoury.

Food fest biggest yet

Wednesday August 30th, 9:48am

Organisers believe this year's Bolton Food and Drink Festival has broken visitor number records. Official figures are still being...

Mayor Andy Burnham key speaker at Bury business event

Wednesday August 30th, 9:46am

Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, will be the key speaker at the latest Bury Means Business event. Local companies are i...

Police investigate spate of jewellery thefts

Tuesday August 29th, 9:26am

Officers have launched an investigation to target those suspected of being involved in a series of gold jewellery burglaries in Bolton.

Join exciting LEGO Club from September

Friday August 25th, 9:21am

Children are invited to join in the fun at Bury Library creating and building with LEGO. There are three dates for your diary, an...

Bolton pupil celebrates outstanding GCSE results

Friday August 25th, 9:16am

A Bolton pupil who studies at The Manchester Grammar School is celebrating an exceptional set of GCSE examination results. 68% of...

Local horse gains top premium at the BEF Futurity

Friday August 25th, 9:09am

Local horse breeder, Joshua Williamson from Bolton gained a higher first premium with his young horse at the Baileys Horse Feeds/ British...

Ainsley's corking Aldi wine masterclass

Wednesday August 23rd, 11:11am

A masterclass in Aldi wines is being uncorked for Bolton Food and Drink Festival. Celebrity chef Ainsley Harriott and top wine cr...

Bannocks and Blood - murder mystery at Bury Library

Wednesday August 23rd, 10:58am

Are you a fan of crime fiction? Then head for a murder mystery event at Bury Library on Thursday September 7th. A murder has been...

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Lifestyle News

Stars and Stripes forever at RAF Burtonwood

Friday September 1st, 4:35pm

On September 9th and 10th, visitors to Warrington's RAF Burtonwood Heritage Centre will be whisked back in time for its annual nostalgia ...

GCSE results day - a survival guide

Tuesday August 22nd, 9:38am

The climax to years of hard work and high expectations for 16 year-olds nationwide is nearly here. As GCSE results day looms larg...

Top 10 days out in Manchester

Thursday July 27th, 12:31pm has the perfect inspiration for the summer holidays, as it reveals its top family days out in Manchester.

Joseph Holt Celebrates National Pub Aid Award

Wednesday July 26th, 10:21am

Manchester Brewer, Joseph Holt was honoured recently with a National Pub Aid award presented and judged by the All Party Parliamentary Be...

Deadline approaching for maritime photography competition

Friday July 21st, 9:38am

Amateur and professional photographers across the UK have just two weeks to enter their ultimate sea views in a photography competi...

Messy pets or extra house proud owners in north west?

Tuesday July 18th, 9:39am

Pet owners in the North West dedicate an average of one and a half hours’ extra cleaning up after their furry friends each week.

Enjoy easy gardening with raised beds and planters

Thursday June 22nd, 11:01am

Raised beds and planters are one of the easiest ways to get in to gardening and are a great way of creating extra space to grow a wide ra...

Win an Innovative Playhouse for your School

Wednesday June 7th, 11:17am

To celebrate National Playday which takes place on Wednesday, 2nd August, Forest Garden has launched a design competition, giving pre-sch...

The dangers of a diet lacking amino acids

Tuesday May 30th, 8:02am

Amino acids are the building blocks that make up the proteins which can shape and impact how we think and feel. Over 20 amino aci...

The dangers of a diet lacking amino acids

Tuesday May 30th, 8:02am

Amino acids are the building blocks that make up the proteins which can shape and impact how we think and feel. Over 20 amino aci...

Sport News

Whites through to Carabao Cup third round

Wednesday August 23rd, 10:56am

Bolton Wanderers 3 Sheffield Wednesday 2 By William Kirkpatrick Bolton bounced back fro...

Wanderers claim second point in second city

Wednesday August 16th, 12:00pm

Birmingham City 0 Bolton Wanderers 0 By William Kirkpatrick For the third time in seven...

Wanderers claim capital point

Wednesday August 16th, 10:12am

Millwall 1 Bolton Wanderers 1 By William Kirkpatrick Following a disappointing loss to ...

Much-changed Wanderers progress in cup

Friday August 11th, 3:39pm

Crewe Alexandra 1 Bolton Wanderers 2 By William Kirkpatrick Wanderers travelled to Crew...

Vote now for Bury's sporting heroes and heroines

Thursday August 10th, 9:13am

Nominations are being sought for Bury’s annual celebration of sporting excellence, the Bury 2017 Sports Awards. The deadlin...

Reflections on an opening day defeat

Thursday August 10th, 9:08am

Bolton Wanderers 2 Leeds United 3 By William Kirkpatrick Bolton’s first game back...

Wanderers gearing up for new season

Thursday July 13th, 12:00pm

By William Kirkpatrick Players returned to the Lostock training ground at the end of last month to shake off any...

Under 14s are Lancashire Schools' Cricket Champions

Friday July 7th, 9:40am

Bolton School Boys’ Division Under 14s headed to Fylde Cricket Club to compete in the Lancashire Schools' Cricket Association Cup F...

Contracts for Footballing Girls

Friday June 23rd, 7:46am

Year 9 pupil Anna Phillips and Year 8 pupil Lizzy Harkness are both celebrating being given football contracts with Manchester City and E...

Youngsters get some court time

Tuesday May 16th, 8:25am

Children from Year 1 and Year 2 at Beech House, Bolton School’s Infant School, had a fun and exciting day of tennis workshops. ...


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