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Whites start season on the road

Thursday June 21st, 9:29am

Bolton Wanderers will begin their 2018/19 Championship campaign with a trip to relegated West Bromwich Albion on August 4th.

Ramblers ready to celebrate anniversary

Monday June 18th, 7:26am

Bolton Ramblers are celebrating their 50th Anniversary by walking the Bolton Boundary on Sunday, June 24th. Anyone wishing t...

Bolton MP's marathon effort raises £1,500 for women's refuge

Monday June 18th, 7:14am

Bolton West MP Chris Green has confirmed that he raised £1,500 for women’s refuge Fortalice after running the London Marathon...

New ‘Yoga Cafe’ for Parkinson’s in Bolton

Friday June 15th, 7:41am

Free yoga socials specifically created for people affected by Parkinson’s are being launched by Parkinson...

Inner Wheel celebrates birthday

Friday June 15th, 7:34am

Around one hundred members and guests enjoyed two speakers from Bolton Museum as the Inner Wheel Club of Horwich marked the 64th year sin...

Appeal to find a Rochdale man's next-of-kin

Thursday June 14th, 8:20am

Police are appealing for the public’s help to find a Rochdale man’s next-of-kin. John Simpson, 78, sadly died at a ho...

Are you unsure about apprenticeships? Read what these have to say

Wednesday June 13th, 8:23am

Thinking about becoming an apprentice, but unsure whether it's for you? Read what some of Bury Council's current apprentices say and take...

Bolton a leader in looking after vulnerable children

Wednesday June 13th, 8:21am

Bolton is officially one of the best authorities in the country when it comes to looking after its most vulnerable children. Ofst...

Investigation launched after a cyclist suffers life-threatening injuries

Tuesday June 12th, 8:38am

Police are investigating after a cyclist was left with life threatening injuries after a collision with a car in Horwich.

Chris Green MP celebrates the opening of new Vision Express

Monday June 11th, 9:06am

As the UK welcomes National Glaucoma Awareness Week (4-10 June), Horwich residents at risk of the sight-stealin...

Walking with Bolton CHA Rambling Club

Monday June 11th, 9:01am

Bolton C.H.A. Rambling club invite you to join them on Wednesdays and Saturdays;Saturday 16th June Coach trip to Bake...

Go electric in Bury on Clean Air Day

Friday June 8th, 8:45am

An array of electric travel alternatives will be on display in Bury town centre on Clean Air Day (Thursday 21 June). Head for The...

Get life-saving advice at child car seat clinics

Wednesday June 6th, 7:57am

Road safety officers are holding four free clinics next month for parents to ensure that their children are using the correct car seats.

Forthcoming walks with Bolton CHA Rambling Club

Wednesday June 6th, 7:40am

Bolton C.H.A. Rambling club invite you to join them on Wednesdays and Saturdays.Saturday 9th June'A' – SAWL...

CCTV appeal following racially aggravated assault in Bolton

Tuesday June 5th, 8:49am

Police investigating a racially aggravated assault in Bolton have released the image of a man they want to speak to in connection with th...

Celebrate National Volunteers Week at Market Place

Friday June 1st, 12:12pm

Market Place, Bolton is proud to welcome Bolton CVS (Community and Voluntary Services) to the centre on Saturday June 2nd for a day...

Children’s charity to benefit from Fun Run

Friday June 1st, 12:06pm

The annual Bolton School Sixth Form Boys’ charity Fun Run took place in glorious sunshine on the Levels. Boys donned an arr...

Bury twins with Greece to promote the arts

Thursday May 31st, 8:21am

Bury Art Museum is one of just two museums in the UK to take part in an international twinning project organised by the British Council.

Stay Safe online with Bury Library

Tuesday May 29th, 10:57am

Learn the basics of cyber safety at a free course held at Bury Library on Monday 25 June. The one-hour session (11am to noon) is ...

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Lifestyle News

Thousands of children wearing their happy shoes to improve road safety

Thursday May 24th, 9:19am

As part of Walk to School Week this year, over 70,000 children across the UK wore the shoes that make them happiest – whether that ...

Device-free family fun together this Summer at Treetop Nets

Friday May 18th, 7:52am

A woodland based attraction which has sites throughout the North is offering families an adventurous way to spe...

Children’s Favourite TV Pups Celebrate Real-Life Little Heroes

Wednesday May 16th, 8:18am

Parents of pre-schoolers across the country will be very familiar with Chase, Rubble, Skye, and Marshall, just some of the heroic p...

Those paws were made for walking this month!

Tuesday May 8th, 6:35am

Summer is nearly here and with it comes the lighter evenings and warmer weather, making it the p...

Free bus passes for older and disabled people protected

Thursday April 12th, 8:31pm

Disabled and older people in England will continue to benefit from free off-peak bus travel for the foreseeable future, keeping them conn...

James Martin is on the road again

Wednesday April 4th, 9:27am

October 2018 sees the return of superstar chef James Martin touring live in theatres up and down the UK. Tickets for the tour go on gener...

The lost art of relaxation

Wednesday April 4th, 9:15am

Brits have lost the knack of relaxation with nearly three quarters of people admitting they often have days where they simply don’t...

Hop over to Treetop Nets for an Easter trail with a difference

Tuesday March 27th, 2:42pm

Here’s one way to help children burn off all the chocolate this Easter – an energetic Easter egg hunt high in the trees at Tr...

Foodies Festival returns to Cheshire with launch of music stage

Tuesday March 6th, 4:48pm

Back by popular demand, Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns to Tatton Park on July 13, 1...

Kellogg’s celebrates 20th anniversary of supporting school breakfast clubs with grants

Tuesday February 27th, 3:18pm

Kellogg’s is celebrating 20 years of championing breakfast clubs by offering schools across the country the chance to get their han...

Sport News

Wanderers live to fight another day

Tuesday May 22nd, 8:29am

By William Kirkpatrick Miraculously – and thanks to so...

Crunch clash coming up for Wanderers

Tuesday April 24th, 8:39am

Bolton Wanderers travel to Burton Albion at the weekend for a crucial Championship clash that will go a long way to deciding which di...

Good end to the month for Wanderers

Monday March 26th, 4:41pm

By William Kirkpatrick After a successful February, optimism was high among Wanderers fans going into their derb...

Incredible National Water Polo Record Continues

Thursday March 15th, 9:31am

Bolton School Boys’ Division has continued its dominance at water polo on the national stage. The Uner 15...

Revival continues despite striker loss

Thursday March 1st, 5:09pm

When the January Transfer Window closed, Bolton looked like a team in trouble. Top scorer Gary Madine was sold to Cardi...

Bury coach nets national tennis award

Friday February 23rd, 7:41am

National tennis charity Tennis For Free has announced its 2017 awards and one Bury coach has netted an honour, recognising him as one of ...

Town Team Successes for Cross Country Girls

Wednesday February 14th, 4:45pm

Lucy Dixon from Westhoughton has been spending her weekends profitably at the Lancashire County Swimming C...

New year, new motivation for Wanderers

Wednesday January 31st, 10:53am

By William Kirkpatrick A new year for Bolton Wanderers brought with it a new motivation in their bid to survive ...

Boys are Greater Manchester badminton champions

Tuesday January 30th, 8:48am

A team from Bolton School Boys’ Division has become the Greater Manchester under 14 badminton champions.

Bury's sporting heroes celebrated at annual awards

Tuesday November 7th, 8:18am

The cream of the borough’s sporting talents and achievers has been celebrated at the annual Bury Sports Awards. Men and wom...


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