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Bolton News
Measures to end parking chaos to be unveileda long standing problem with parking in residential areas in the Eagley Bank ar
Measures to end parking chaos to be unveiled
Bolton News / Posted 12 hours ago
a long standing problem with parking in residential areas in the Eagley Bank area between Blackburn Road and Andrew Lane, Astley Bridge. The meeting is one of two to solve traffic-related issues in the area. Later this year another meeting will... Read more
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Bolton News
Shoplifter steals haul of McDonalds brownies and doughnutsand its contents of desserts, including brownies and doughnuts, from the fast f
Shoplifter steals haul of McDonalds brownies and doughnuts
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
and its contents of desserts, including brownies and doughnuts, from the fast food restaurant in Waters Meeting Road in Astley Bridge. The incident happened on Tuesday evening. CCTV footage of two men has been circulated on Facebook, and shows... Read more
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Bolton News
Sweet toothed shoplifter steals McDonalds dessertsstand and its contents of desserts, including brownies and donuts, from the fas
Sweet toothed shoplifter steals McDonalds desserts
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
stand and its contents of desserts, including brownies and donuts, from the fast food restaurant in Waters Meeting Road in Astley Bridge. The incident happened in the evening of June 28. CCTV footage of two men has been circulated on Facebook,... Read more
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Bolton News
Council bowling greens are 'unfit for purpose' say club membersa Bolton District League Action Group, in anger at the condition of the Bolton
Council bowling greens are 'unfit for purpose' say club members
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
a Bolton District League Action Group, in anger at the condition of the Bolton Council maintained greens. Kevan Latham, of Astley Bridge Bowling Club, said members have had to take maintaining the greens into their own hands and said “most of the... Read more
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Bolton News
Cadet hits street for sponsored walkmiles from Bolton Central Police Station to Horwich Police Station. The sponso
Cadet hits street for sponsored walk
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
miles from Bolton Central Police Station to Horwich Police Station. The sponsored walk, which also saw them pay a visit to Astley Bridge Police Station, took 20,000 steps and four and half hours. Money raised was split equally between funding for... Read more
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Bolton News
Funeral of Bolton folk singer and Phoenix Nights actor Bob Williamsonwhich was his last published works. His family has requested no flowers but do
Funeral of Bolton folk singer and Phoenix Nights actor Bob Williamson
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
which was his last published works. His family has requested no flowers but donations are welcomed to charity P.H.A.B. via Howarth’s Funeral Service, 638 Blackburn Road, Astley Bridge Bolton BL1 7AL. Contact: 01204 309609 for further infor... Read more
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Bolton News
Parents disgusted after thief steals gazebo and children's gardening tools from nurserygardening tools from a nursery along with gazebos used only once for a party.
Parents disgusted after thief steals gazebo and children's gardening tools from nursery
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
gardening tools from a nursery along with gazebos used only once for a party. Seymour Road Nursery in Seymour Road, Astley Bridge, was targeted in the middle of the night by a burglar who was carrying a torch . Owner and manager Deborah... Read more
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Bolton News
A tale of two cities for mother's 400-mile cycling challengean epic ride from London to Paris to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society.
A tale of two cities for mother's 400-mile cycling challenge
Bolton News / Posted 7 days ago
an epic ride from London to Paris to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. Mum-of-two Ann Butler, aged 52, who lives in Astley Bridge, will be completing the arduous challenge of cycling 100 miles a day over four days from July 20-23. Ann, who... Read more
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Bolton News
Huge England shirt raffled off for charityaid of charity and going to a good cause I thought why not.” The raffle was or
Huge England shirt raffled off for charity
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
aid of charity and going to a good cause I thought why not.” The raffle was organised by Angela Higham of Hill Cot Road, Astley Bridge, in aid of charity Phab Kids. The Charity inspires and supports children and adults with and without... Read more
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Bolton News
All things Lancashire on menu for afternoon teaALL things Lancashire were on the menu at a special afternoon tea party. All S
All things Lancashire on menu for afternoon tea
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
ALL things Lancashire were on the menu at a special afternoon tea party. All Souls Church in Astley Bridge played host to a Lancashire-themed party, where some of the county's delicacies were enjoyed by nearly 30 people. Treats created for the... Read more
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Bolton News
Warning as deadly dog disease Alabama Rot continues to spreadwhose owner was from Westhoughton, had to be euthanised due to the deadly disea
Warning as deadly dog disease Alabama Rot continues to spread
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
whose owner was from Westhoughton, had to be euthanised due to the deadly disease. Vets4Pets, which has a centre in Astley Bridge Bolton, is supporting research into the disease and how it can be treated and prevented. Dr Huw Stacey,... Read more
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Bolton News
12 fun things to do in Bolton this weekendpark in Westhoughton Industrial Estate is letting dads in to bounce for free!
12 fun things to do in Bolton this weekend
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
park in Westhoughton Industrial Estate is letting dads in to bounce for free! 11. A Big Band Night at All Souls in Astley Bridge is hoping to get dads dancing on Sunday evening. The Suburban Swing Band will be playing 1940s tunes, classic... Read more
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Bolton News
Father makes fresh appeal over 'mistaken identity' gun murder of 20-old sonA FATHER has renewed an appeal for information over the shooting of his son in
Father makes fresh appeal over 'mistaken identity' gun murder of 20-old son
Bolton News / Posted 14 days ago
A FATHER has renewed an appeal for information over the shooting of his son in an execution-style ambush. Astley Bridge resident Halton McCollin Sr's son Halton McCollin died of his injuries three days after being hit in the back of the head by a... Read more
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Bolton News
School asks for help to save community swimming pool which is to closethe community has a right to expect this kind of facility to be open for their
School asks for help to save community swimming pool which is to close
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
the community has a right to expect this kind of facility to be open for their use. “We have already lost our library in Astley Bridge and it feels like bit by bit our community facilities are being taken away. “It does feel a bit like the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester bomb: Never reveal your sources... how the Manchester Evening News faced a backlash from police after naming prime suspectMutch and me. On June 28, 1999, police went into the Special Branch office and
Manchester bomb: Never reveal your sources... how the Manchester Evening News faced a backlash from police after naming prime suspect
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
Mutch and me. On June 28, 1999, police went into the Special Branch office and arrested Gordon Mutch. They took him to Astley Bridge police station in Bolton, where he was cautioned and questioned about alleged unauthorised disclosure of... Read more
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Bolton News
Images of how new restaurant at former Three Pidgeons pub could lookA DEVELOPER who is aiming to transform a former Astley Bridge pub into a plush
Images of how new restaurant at former Three Pidgeons pub could look
Bolton News / Posted 20 days ago
A DEVELOPER who is aiming to transform a former Astley Bridge pub into a plush new restaurant and bar has released images of how he wants the new venue to look. Nick Howcroft is working to transform the former Three Pidgeons pub into an “iconic”... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton's very own Batman swoops into actionswooped into action when an injured animal was found by a member of the public.
Bolton's very own Batman swoops into action
Bolton News / Posted 21 days ago
swooped into action when an injured animal was found by a member of the public. With the caped crusader tied up in Gotham, Astley Bridge PCSO Dave Kelly was called in to deal with the creature on Wednesday, June 8, after it bit a Halliwell resident... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton's 4 Most Wanted - Wednesday, June 8on recall to prison after breaching the terms of his prison release licence and
Bolton's 4 Most Wanted - Wednesday, June 8
Bolton News / Posted 22 days ago
on recall to prison after breaching the terms of his prison release licence and has connections to Farnworth, Halliwell and Astley Bridge. Geoffrey Webb, aged 28, and with ties to Bolton town centre, Deane and Breightmet, is wanted for failing to... Read more
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Bolton News
In the dock: 10 people who have appeared in court in Boltonlegal reasons, went in to All Souls Church, a conference centre, office, learni
In the dock: 10 people who have appeared in court in Bolton
Bolton News / Posted 24 days ago
legal reasons, went in to All Souls Church, a conference centre, office, learning and community space in Astley Street in Astley Bridge, on April 24. He stole alcohol, breathing apparatus and a display stand worth a total of £829. The juvenile... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton Parish School's transformation set to continue with a multi-million pound new buildingwhich is quickly transforming its fortunes. Standards are on the up at the sch
Bolton Parish School's transformation set to continue with a multi-million pound new building
Bolton News / Posted 26 days ago
which is quickly transforming its fortunes. Standards are on the up at the school which had been found by Ofsted to require improvement. Staff have been drafted in from St Paul’s CE Primary in Astley Bridge, one of Bolton’s outstanding... Read more
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Bolton News
Betting shop raiders were armed with sledgehammer and crowbar — policeRAIDERS who robbed a betting shop in Astley Bridge were armed with a sledgehamm
Betting shop raiders were armed with sledgehammer and crowbar — police
Bolton News / Posted 27 days ago
RAIDERS who robbed a betting shop in Astley Bridge were armed with a sledgehammer and a crowbar, police have revealed. The balaclava-clad culprits in burst into Ladbrokes in Belmont Road at around 5pm on Tuesday (May 31) in broad daylight and spent... Read more
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Bolton News
Dental surgery receptionist who fiddled the books to steal £17,000 gets suspended jail termthe firm by transferring money into her own accounts disguised as refunds to cl
Dental surgery receptionist who fiddled the books to steal £17,000 gets suspended jail term
Bolton News / Posted 27 days ago
the firm by transferring money into her own accounts disguised as refunds to clients. The 25-year-old, of Sutcliffe Road, Astley Bridge, admitted fraud by false representation and false accounting when she appeared at Bolton Magistrates court on... Read more
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Bolton News
Teenage cricketer remains in critical condition after suffering brain haemorrhage during matchpast and doctors have now diagnosed an abnormal blood vessel in his brain. The
Teenage cricketer remains in critical condition after suffering brain haemorrhage during match
Bolton News / Posted a month ago
past and doctors have now diagnosed an abnormal blood vessel in his brain. The promising all-rounder has been playing for Astley Bridge from the age of 13 and was due to be watched by Lancashire scouts on Sunday. Hashim’s cousin and Astley Bridge... Read more
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Bolton News
Outpouring of support for teenage cricketer who remains in intensive care after suffering brain haemorrhage during matchAkhtar remains in a critical condition in hospital after the incident, which ha
Outpouring of support for teenage cricketer who remains in intensive care after suffering brain haemorrhage during match
Bolton News / Posted a month ago
Akhtar remains in a critical condition in hospital after the incident, which happened while he was playing for Astley Bridge CC on Friday night. There has been an outpouring of support from the cricket community for the 18-year-old,... Read more
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Bolton News
Outpouring of support for teenage cricketer, who remains in intensive care after suffering brain haemorrhage during matchAkhtar remains in a critical condition in hospital after the incident, which ha
Outpouring of support for teenage cricketer, who remains in intensive care after suffering brain haemorrhage during match
Bolton News / Posted a month ago
Akhtar remains in a critical condition in hospital after the incident, which happened while he was playing for Astley Bridge CC on Friday night. There has been an outpouring of support from the cricket community for the 18-year-old,... Read more
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