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Hulton Park: Peel boss releases statement on Bolton Ryder Cup golf course plan as decision day nears

THE boss of a major developer has claimed the Ryder Cup golf course plan for Hulton Park would be 'a development that local people can be proud of' as decision day edges nearer.

'10 to 15' car wing mirrors damaged during spree of vandalism in Bromley Cross

A GANG of youths are believed to be responsible for a spree of vandalism over the weekend that left at least 10 car wing mirrors damaged.

Warning after youths hang off motorway bridges in Snapchat challenge

A WARNING has been issued by police over youths hanging off motorway bridges as part of a social media craze.

Boy rescued after becoming stuck in mud on landfill site

A 12-year-old boy had to be rescued after becoming trapped in knee-high mud on a landfill site.

£260,000 scheme to resurface busy Egerton junction

A £260,000 scheme to resurface a busy junction will start in March.

Police officer left requiring surgery after struggle with large group of youths

A POLICE officer has been left requiring surgery after a confrontation with a large group of teenagers.

David Hasselhoff praises heroic police officer who jumped into river to rescue man and dubs him 'the new Hoff'

DAVID Hasselhoff has praised a heroic police officer who jumped into a freezing river to save a man from drowning and said he would like to meet him.

Bolton KFC outlets reopen amid firm's nationwide chicken shortage

KFC stores in Bolton have re-opened following a chicken shortage that forced their closure.

Save Bolton NHS calls protest rally over 'shocking' life expectancy figures

HEALTH campaigners will stage a protest this weekend after figures revealed life expectancy for women in Bolton had fallen slightly and Bolton NHS Foundation Trust has to save £19 million next year.

Self check-in machines to help reduce queues at hospital

QUEUING at reception could be a thing of the past for outpatients at the Royal Bolton Hospital.

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