Mon, 21st Apr 2014

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Life at the sharp end of dealing with problems on our motorways

6:00am Monday 21st April 2014

The Bolton News: Life at the sharp end of dealing with problems on our motorways

REMOVING a staircase from a motorway and being the first on scene to a serious car crash can be a typical day for The Highways Agency’s traffic officers.

Firm wins prestigious royal honour

6:00am Monday 21st April 2014

The Bolton News: Firm wins prestigious royal honour

INDEPENDENT Bolton travel company Travel Counsellors is celebrating after being awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise — the UK’s highest accolade for business success.

More than half new primary pupils struggle to speak English

12:00am Monday 21st April 2014

The Bolton News: Coffee time

MORE than half the children admitted into primary schools in Bolton in the last 12 months struggled to speak English, figures show.

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Sport

Bolton Wanderers midfielder Jay Spearing out to be a Leicester City party pooper

6:00am Monday 21st April 2014

The Bolton News: BALL WINNER Jay Spearing, left, tackles Charlton’s Johnnie Jackson

JAY Spearing has no designs on being a perfect party host against Leicester City tomorrow.

CRAIG NELSON COLUMN - The battle for the Bolton Cricket League is intriguing

10:10am Saturday 19th April 2014

The Bolton News: Oliver Newby was lined up to play for Westhoughton but the Bolton League has blocked the signing

ANTICIPATION is building ahead of the start of this season’s Bolton Cricket League, which kicks off tomorrow.

BOLTON LEAGUE: Top cricket clubs getting ready for the new season

9:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

The Bolton News: The Westhoughton team who played on Good Friday

IT has been all change during the close season at Bolton League’s two title holders – Little Lever and Farnworth – who meet in tomorrow’s opening round of fixtures.

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Business

Firm wins prestigious royal honour

6:00am Monday 21st April 2014

The Bolton News: Firm wins prestigious royal honour

INDEPENDENT Bolton travel company Travel Counsellors is celebrating after being awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise — the UK’s highest accolade for business success.

Hospital takes on Bolton company's world first disposable bedpan

7:45pm Friday 18th April 2014

The Bolton News: Julie Dziobon, left, with Vernacare’s Nataley Reavey

BOSSES at the Royal Bolton Hospital have given leading local medical products firm Vernacare a ringing endorsement for its new fully disposable bedpan.

Retro classic rock-themed barber shop opens in Kearsley

7:43pm Friday 18th April 2014

The Bolton News: Eddie Crowe and Annabel Pindar at The Neighbourhood Barber

CUSTOMERS are set to be at the sharp end in Eddie Crowe’s newly launched retro rock themed barbers’ shop in Kearsley.

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