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Egyptian gallery
New look museum to open its doors
The new look galleries at Bolton Museum open in September.
No BBQ fires on dry moorland
Winter Hill footpaths re-open
Footpaths are being re-opened on Winter Hill. People are being asked to stick to the trails to allow the rest of the hillside to recover.
Calling all cake makers

The region’s bakers are invited to rise to the occasion at this year’s Bolton Food and Drink Festival and enter a competition to create the festival’s ‘Celebration Cake’.
Keeping those with dementia safe and sound

Do you care for someone who has dementia and worried that they might go missing? You can help keep them safe and sound by recording vital information about them.
Ironman honours Rivington volunteer groups

The Ironman Foundation is donating $10,000 (£7667.20) to two Bolton-based groups who have been a vital part of the efforts to control a massive moorland blaze on Winter Hill.
GM unites to launch bids for Rugby League World Cup 2021

Councils across Greater Manchester have launched their bids to host the Rugby League World Cup in 2021.
Sport on the square kicks off healthy lifestyles

Thousands of people will be able to go for gold and try their hand at a range of sports next week.
First Beelines projects announced

A host of high-profile cycling and walking schemes and upgrades – set to transform how people travel in the region will be considered by Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) next week.
Artisan market this Sunday

Heaton Fold Garden Centre’s artisan market returns this Sunday, July 22.
Millions tune into Ironman success

Ironman UK held in Bolton last weekend reached more than five million views from fans all around the world on Facebook.
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.
Youth connect in conference

ONE hundred and thirty children from across the borough joined in a conference to discuss how they could play their part in Bolton’s plans for the future.
New powers sought to improve town centre

People are being asked for their views on the introduction of new powers to reduce anti-social behaviour in Bolton town centre.
New Farnworth bus station to open

The redevelopment of Farnworth Bus Station is now complete with the new, improved facility due to open to the public on Sunday 8 July.
Joining forces to deliver health and social care

Bolton’s health and social care organisations are joining forces to improve the health and wellbeing of residents.
Boost for young people in Farnworth

Young people in Farnworth are to benefit from improved services with the redevelopment of a centre.
Festival of ageing launch

A special festival to celebrate the joys of getting older will take place tomorrow on Victoria Square.
Winter Hill Fire update

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