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Bolton’s Best Bar None Scheme wins national award for keeping people safe on a night out

BOLTON’S vibrant nightlife boasts something for everyone ­- from theatre and live shows in the cultural quarter to good food, family-friendly restaurants, historic pubs and trendy bars. Now the work to ensure visitors enjoying the town at night are kept safe has been recognised nationally. Saiqa Chaudhari reports A SCHEME designed to keep people safe […]

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Bolton Town Hall will be illuminated for Green Friday for Kidney Awareness Week

The iconic building was among the monuments across the globe to be illuminated on what is being termed Green Friday.Town hall officials were approached by Kidney Cancer UK’s Susanna Smith from Bolton to light up the Grade II*-listed building in green. Susanna said: “I am so happy that my home town is lighting up the

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REVEALED: Four Bolton pubs and clubs up for grabs

IT’S no secret that pubs have suffered a torrid time in recent years – but the dream of becoming a landlord is just as alluring now as it has ever been.And if you’ve ever fancied getting behind the bar and serving up drinks to thirsty punters, now might just be your chance.Here are four pubs

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Who are the Bolton General Election 2019 candidates?

All the Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat, Brexit Party, Green Party and other and independent candidates standing in Bolton West, Bolton South East and Bolton North East Parliamentary constituencies.The candidates hoping to win a seat in one of Bolton’s parliamentary constituencies in this year’s General Election have been announced.The polls will open on Thursday December 12

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Bolton Winter Festival is back for Christmas 2019 with a free family zone 

Bolton Winter Festival is coming back this Christmas and will feature a free family zone.As well a giant covered ice rink and teepee bar, the town’s former BHS shop will be converted to a Festive Family Zone housing games for children to play for free.There’ll be air hockey and table football arcade games, and visitors

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These Hero Students saved hundreds of lives by Alerting Neighbours to the fire in The Cube 

‘We didn’t think about ourselves. You just switch into panic mode and focus on getting everyone out.’Courtney Peaker and Leah McKee-Hearne sounded the alarm to fellow residents at The Cube, in Bolton, after a fire broke out on Friday evening.These are the two heroic university students who saved hundreds of lives after alerting neighbours to

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