photo of Paddy McGuinness at Christmas lights
Paddy pulls in the crowds for Christmas Lights Switch On
Around 6,500 people turned out last night to watch popular Bolton comedian Paddy McGuinness switch on the town’s Christmas Lights.
Christmas tree forest at market
A magical festive forest awaits visitors to the Artisan Market at Heaton Fold Garden Centre this Sunday.
Town Hall
Egerton St overnight closure warning
Motorists are being warned of potential disruption from Monday, November 20 due to resurfacing on Manchester Road in Farnworth.
Partners create vision of Bolton in 2030

Public, private, voluntary and community sector partners came together to create a vision for how Bolton could look in 2030 at today’s Vision conference.
Winter wonderland wowed visitors

Bolton’s Christmas attractions have been hailed a huge success after bringing thousands of visitors into the town centre.
Britain's best award for food fest

Bolton Food and Drink Festival has scooped a coveted national award for having the best food market in the country.
Trinity Gateway vision revealed

A new hotel, office block and a multi-storey car park could be built on Trinity Street following the completion of the £48 million transport interchange.
LED lights milestone

More than three quarters of Bolton’s street lights are now using new LED lighting.
Changes to council tax support scheme

Bolton council is informing residents of changes to the council tax support scheme which will take effect from April 2017.
New Brazley Centre launched

Improved day care facilities for adults have been officially re-opened in Horwich thanks to a £1 million building refurbishment.
Flashing signs to make roads safer

Work is underway to install approximately 140 flashing speed signs outside schools.
Council fines flytippers

Bolton Council has taken four residents to court as part of its continued crack down on flytipping.
Architects announced for Octagon project

The Octagon Theatre has announced the architects which will be delivering its major capital redevelopment project.
Grant to create a warm welcome at Bolton Museum

First impressions of Bolton Library and Museum Service are to be improved thanks to a grant from the Department of Culture, Media and Sport.
£1.7 million new Interchange road scheme

A £1.7 million road improvement programme to help traffic flow when Bolton’s new transport interchange opens will start on Monday, January 23.
Funding boost for extra childcare in Bolton

Free childcare for three and four year olds in Bolton is to receive a boost thanks to government funding.
New History Centre events

Two free events to be held at the History Centre in its new home in Central Library
Mayor to hold charity afternoon tea

The Mayor of Bolton, Councillor Lynda Byrne will be holding a charity afternoon tea on Thursday January 26th from 2pm.

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