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Second wave of road improvement works starts in Longsight Road

Friday March 16th, 2:26pm

Longsight Road in Ramsbottom is the second main road to be upgraded under a £10 million programme of major road improvements in the...

Bury Based Wallwork Group Secures Rolls-Royce Approvals for Cambridge Facility

Thursday March 15th, 9:23am

Following on from Rolls-Royce approval at Wallwork’s Bury site, their Cambridge plant has secured the aerospace giant’s seal ...

Getting ready to ‘Walk for Andy’

Thursday March 15th, 9:21am

Walkers will take in Horwich, Adlington and Blackrod Cricket Clubs when the first annual ‘Walk for Andy’ takes place on the o...

Walking with Bolton CHA Rambling club

Wednesday March 14th, 2:33pm

Bolton C.H.A. Rambling club invite you to join them on Wednesdays and SaturdaysSaturday 17th March

Extra Care goes the extra mile in Bolton

Wednesday March 14th, 2:29pm

Residents living in Extra Care housing in Bolton are safe and cared for by an effective and responsive care tea...

Young Musician of the Year Showcases Breadth of Talent

Tuesday March 13th, 8:06pm

This year’s Bolton School Boys’ Division Young Musician of the Year competition once again showcased a wealth of talent on an...

Get ready to vote in May

Tuesday March 13th, 4:10pm

With only weeks to go Bury Council is urging residents to make sure they are on the voters’ roll in time for the local elections on...

Walking in the Derbyshire High Peak

Friday March 9th, 8:14am

Bolton Ramblers are off to the High Peak area of Derbyshire on Sunday, March 18th.  There will be two walks, one of 11.5 mil...

Dr Ralph Delivers Royal Statistical Society Lecture

Friday March 9th, 8:12am

An audience of adults and students from Bolton School and the local community enjoyed a fascinating evening in ...

Ducking Punches bring 'Alamort' tour to Bolton

Friday March 9th, 8:05am

Ducking Punches are lining up an appearance at The Alma Inn, Bolton on April 27th. As heard on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show, the Eas...

Stick In The Wheel appear in Bury

Friday March 9th, 8:01am

East London five-piece band Stick In The Wheel, headed by singer Nicola Kearey, and guitarist/producer Ian Carter, released their second ...

Horwich Morris welcome teams from across England for St George event

Wednesday March 7th, 4:53pm

Horwich Prize Medal Morris Men (HPMMM) are looking forward to an exciting 2018 with invites to perform at several big events on folk musi...

TV architect to speak on Bolton masterplan

Wednesday March 7th, 12:49pm

Bolton Council’s £1bn masterplan to transform the town centre will be discussed at MIPIM 2018 at an...

Walking with Bolton CHA Rambling club

Tuesday March 6th, 4:43pm

Bolton CHA Rambling club invite you to join them on Wednesdays and Saturdays: Saturday 10th March A SUMMIT – ...

Help wanted tracing Bolton woman's next of kin

Monday March 5th, 3:26pm

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace the next of kin for a woman from Bolton. Patricia Parker, 81, died at G...

Pick a FREE Flower for Your Mum at Market Place

Friday March 2nd, 8:14am

This Mother’s Day weekend Market Place, Bolton is giving customers the chance to say ‘thanks mum!&r...

Transport for the North invites Greater Manchester’s views on draft Strategic Transport Plan

Friday March 2nd, 7:57am

Transport for the North has commenced a thirteen-week consultation on its draft Strategic Transport Plan for th...

Hero mountaineer risks his life to save two dogs

Friday March 2nd, 7:54am

A mountaineer from Horwich risked his life to save two dogs who were lost in sub-zero temperatures on England’s third highest peak ...

Major improvements set to start in Farnworth

Thursday March 1st, 4:51pm

Work starts on March 5 to improve a major junction and a busy shopping street as part the multi-million pound r...

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Lifestyle News

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...

19 million Brits at risk from must-have home mod cons

Friday January 5th, 8:42am

19 million UK homes1 are at risk from modern ‘must have’ appliances, as 35% of Brits have bought mod cons such as wood burnin...

Start Your Year Well with Ayurvedic Health Tonic Ojamin Herb and Fruit

Friday December 15th, 4:27pm

A new year traditionally marks the beginning of a new start - a time to reinvent ourselves and change daily habits, particularly when it ...

Revealed: How the Nation will spend Christmas Day

Wednesday December 13th, 8:15am

Sofa Workshop have recently surveyed the nation to find out how they will be spending Christmas Day.

Royal Opera presentsw Verdi's 'Best opera' Rigoletto live in cinemas

Tuesday December 12th, 10:12am

The Royal Opera presents Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto – a work the composer himself called his ‘best opera’ –...

Hosting a vegan this Christmas? The Vegan Society has your back

Monday November 27th, 8:50am

Due to the ongoing rise in plant-based diets, it’s very likely that more people than ever will be eating vegan over the festive per...

Avoid Social Jet Lag when the Clocks Change

Wednesday October 25th, 8:14am

Our natural circadian rhythm or body clock is designed to gently adjust in response to gradual changes in daylight by roughly two minutes...


Thursday October 5th, 4:38pm

Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they take audiences on a fun-filled tour in Disney OnIce presents Passport to Adventure. Jour...

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 ...

Sport News

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...

It's been a better month for Wanderers

Thursday November 2nd, 4:18pm

By William Kirkpatrick After a terrible September in which Bolton failed to score a single goal, let alone regis...

Heaton CC celebrates a £45,000 hat trick of improvements

Thursday October 5th, 8:09am

New facilities including all-weather practice nets and roll-on covers will be unveiled at Heaton Cricket Club on Friday October 6th after...

Gareth’s six of the best

Thursday September 28th, 8:20am

Not  only did Bolton Golf Club member Gareth Hastie win the Bolton Golf Association Championship but he also led the Bolton G C team...


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