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Ironman winner
Town to welcome Ironman UK
BOLTON and Lancashire are preparing to greet thousands of athletes, their families and visitors for one of the world’s toughest events.
Wanderers legend opens new 3G pitch
Bolton Wanderers all-time Premier League leading goalscorer, Kevin Davies, officially opened a new third generation artificial grass pitch with Cllr John Byrne at Ladybridge High School.
Good work leads to good health

The relationship between good employment and good health is addressed in the latest Public Health annual report.
Services affected by snow

Information and updates about services
Tourism £432m boost

Bolton’s tourism industry generated £431.8m for the town in 2016, according to new figures.
Ice cream seller caught by vigilant headteacher

An ice cream vendor has been ordered to pay £630 for selling from his van without a permit - after a vigilant headteacher reported him to Bolton Council.
New businesses join Logistics North

Two more businesses are heading to Bolton’s flagship business park - Logistics North.
Albert Halls is music to the ears

If music be the food of love then there’s a veritable feast coming up at the Albert Halls Bolton.
Residents fined for piling rubbish

Two residents have been fined after ignoring warnings to remove stinking rubbish from their back yards.
Road improvements in Egerton

A £260,000 scheme to resurface the junction of Blackburn Road and Darwen Road in Egerton starts on March 5.
Three prosecuted for dumping waste

A fridge, a sofa and a mattress were among the items dumped by three people who have been ordered to pay a total of £2,522 by magistrates.
Get ready to rumble

Wrestling fans are getting ready to rumble at the Albert Halls Bolton.
Love is in the air at Albert Halls

Bolton Albert Halls is the new home of the register office for marriage ceremonies and civil partnerships.
Councillor wins top arts award

Former Bolton Council leader Cliff Morris has won a prestigious national award for his work to champion the arts in the borough.
A hair-raising show at the Albert Halls

Britain’s Got Talent winner George Sampson will star in Rapunzel at the Albert Halls Bolton
Come along to Green Summit

Come along to a green event in Bolton and help improve our environment
Farnworth bus station redevelopment to start

£1.9 million work will soon begin to redevelop Farnworth Bus Station and the nearby public realm, bringing improved facilities and a more attractive gateway to the town centre.
Stand Together to End Hate Crime

Organisations in Bolton are joining forces to take a stand against hate crime
Team Bolton share vision for town

Bolton’s young people were placed at the heart of the borough’s vision for the future at the town’s annual Vision Conference held in the Albert Halls.
£12 million award for Rivington Chase

The council has been awarded £12 million to create a new road across the £262 million Rivington Chase development which will enable homes to be built more quickly.

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