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Bolton News
Taxi driver convicted of refusing to take blind man and guide dog homeA TAXI driver has been found guilty of not allowing a blind man into his car be
Taxi driver convicted of refusing to take blind man and guide dog home
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
A TAXI driver has been found guilty of not allowing a blind man into his car because he had a guide dog — in one of the first prosecutions of its kind in Bolton. Shahzad Bahadar, who worked for Metro Taxis, was convicted at Bolton Magistrates Court... Read more
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Bolton News
Faith trail brings together worshippers from three different religions to promote community cohesionFOR some, memories of religion from childhood include getting dressed up in you
Faith trail brings together worshippers from three different religions to promote community cohesion
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
FOR some, memories of religion from childhood include getting dressed up in your Sunday best and taking first holy communion, or being dragged along on while trying to get an extra five minutes in bed. But Bolton showed how faith can continue to be... Read more
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Bolton News
In the dock: 12 people who have appeared in court in BoltonOur regular round-up of people who have appeared in Bolton's courts. Deane wom
In the dock: 12 people who have appeared in court in Bolton
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
Our regular round-up of people who have appeared in Bolton's courts. Deane woman gets community order for black market cigarettes and tobacco A WOMAN has been sentenced for her role in making black market cigarettes and hand rolling tobacco... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton News radio debate sees sports agree to work together on summer clashTHE Bolton News radio debate on the future summer sports clash has sparked agre
Bolton News radio debate sees sports agree to work together on summer clash
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
THE Bolton News radio debate on the future summer sports clash has sparked agreement between the town's sports to talk. The newspaper brought together top officials from major sports on 96.5 Bolton FM in the town to discuss plans by the Bolton, Bury... Read more
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Bolton News
LISTEN LIVE: The Big Bolton News debate on junior football's summer league switchTHE big Bolton News debate on junior football's plans to switch to a summer sea
LISTEN LIVE: The Big Bolton News debate on junior football's summer league switch
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
THE big Bolton News debate on junior football's plans to switch to a summer season is live from 8pm to 10pm tonight. The Bolton, Bury and District Football League are proposing changing from the tradition winter season to solve the problem of games... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton bank targeted 5 times by robbers is to closeA BANK which has been targeted five times by armed robbers — most recently havi
Bolton bank targeted 5 times by robbers is to close
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
A BANK which has been targeted five times by armed robbers — most recently having its cash machine blown off in a gas attack — is to shut. The Astley Bridge branch of HSBC in Hillview Road will close its doors for the last time on April 29. The... Read more
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Bolton News
Inventors, a steeplejack and an unfortunate lion tamer - 6 of Bolton's most interesting burialsDEATH, as it’s said, is a fact of life – but Bolton’s cemeteries are as much a
Inventors, a steeplejack and an unfortunate lion tamer - 6 of Bolton's most interesting burials
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
DEATH, as it’s said, is a fact of life – but Bolton’s cemeteries are as much a reason for civic pride as they are for mournful reflection of one’s mortality. In the town’s burial grounds lay the legacy of people who have helped the town achieve... Read more
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Bolton News
THE BIG DEBATE: Top panel ready for tonight's Bolton News debate on junior football's summer league switchTHE big Bolton News debate on junior football's plans to switch to a summer sea
THE BIG DEBATE: Top panel ready for tonight's Bolton News debate on junior football's summer league switch
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
THE big Bolton News debate on junior football's plans to switch to a summer season takes place on the radio tonight. The Bolton, Bury and District Football League are proposing changing from the tradition winter season to solve the problem of games... Read more
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Bolton News
Inventors, a steeplejack and a dead lion tamer - 6 of Bolton's most interesting burialsDEATH, as it’s said, is a fact of life – but Bolton’s cemeteries are as much a
Inventors, a steeplejack and a dead lion tamer - 6 of Bolton's most interesting burials
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
DEATH, as it’s said, is a fact of life – but Bolton’s cemeteries are as much a reason for civic pride as they are for mournful reflection of one’s mortality. In the town’s burial grounds lay the legacy of people who have helped the town achieve... Read more
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Bolton News
Little Star Wars fans take over libraryTINY Chewbaccas and little Leias gathered their forces – and descended on a Bol
Little Star Wars fans take over library
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
TINY Chewbaccas and little Leias gathered their forces – and descended on a Bolton library. Staff donned costumes and made lightsabers for a Star Wars Mania event. Youngsters were invited along in fancy dress to take part in games, crafts and... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton's 4 Most Wanted - Wednesday, January 27, 2016EACH week police appeal to readers of The Bolton News for help finding wanted s
Bolton's 4 Most Wanted - Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
EACH week police appeal to readers of The Bolton News for help finding wanted suspects. Niall Hampton, aged 20, is wanted for failing to appear at Bolton Magistrates' Court in October regarding a breach of a harassment order. He is possibly sleeping... Read more
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Bolton News
Holocaust survivor shares message of tolerance with studentsA HOLOCAUST survivor has shared his story in the hope Bolton's younger generati
Holocaust survivor shares message of tolerance with students
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
A HOLOCAUST survivor has shared his story in the hope Bolton's younger generation can help spread a message of tolerance and unity. Harry Bibring spoke of his childhood during the rise of the brutal Nazi regime and eventual escape to England when he... Read more
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Bolton News
In the dock: 12 people who have appeared in court in BoltonOur regular round-up of people who have appeared in Bolton's courts. Man jaile
In the dock: 12 people who have appeared in court in Bolton
Bolton News / Posted 25 days ago
Our regular round-up of people who have appeared in Bolton's courts. Man jailed for headbutting 50-year-old A FARNWORTH man has been jailed for headbutting another man in his own home. Damian Wynne, aged 29, of Greenfold Avenue, was sentenced to... Read more
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Bury Times
Frogs, rats and a wire brush - 5 nasty things people have found in their food“The best thing since sliced bread,” goes the expression. But not this loaf. St
Frogs, rats and a wire brush - 5 nasty things people have found in their food
Bury Times / Posted 30 days ago
“The best thing since sliced bread,” goes the expression. But not this loaf. Stephen Forse, of Kidlington, Oxfordshire found a dead mouse moulded into the corner of a loaf of Hovis Best bread purchased from Tesco online. Hovis parent company, Premier... Read more
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Bolton News
Frogs, rats and a wire brush - 5 nasty things people have found in their food“The best thing since sliced bread,” goes the expression. But not this loaf. St
Frogs, rats and a wire brush - 5 nasty things people have found in their food
Bolton News / Posted 30 days ago
“The best thing since sliced bread,” goes the expression. But not this loaf. Stephen Forse, of Kidlington, Oxfordshire found a dead mouse moulded into the corner of a loaf of Hovis Best bread purchased from Tesco online. Hovis parent company, Premier... Read more

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