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REVEALED: Latest vision of £10 million theatre redevelopment

THE latest vision for the Octagon Theatre's £10million redevelopment project has been revealed.

Teenager jailed after stabbing stranger in Bolton town centre

A TEENAGER who stabbed a stranger in the face after asking him for a cigarette has been jailed for four and a half years.

College principal suspended

THE principal of Bolton Sixth Form was suspended from his post last week it has emerged — and it is understood an interim head is in place.

Anti-fracking protesters demand pledge from civil engineering firm

PROTESTERS challenged the boss of a civil engineering firm as they handed in a petition calling on the company to end its involvement in fracking.

Scooter fans' show of strength for family of tragic Olivia

SCOOTER fans from across the region rode out together in a show of support for the family of Olivia Campbell-Hardy, who was killed in the Manchester bombing. 

School becomes the latest to explore reducing the academic week

A SCHOOL is proposing closing earlier one day a week.

Drug user caught on his birthday

A DRUG user was caught by police on his birthday after he asked officers to turn his van lights off.

Olympic cycling hero to open new supermarket

OLYMPIC hero Jason Kenny will open Bolton’s newest Aldi supermarket next week.

PICTURES/ VIDEO: Mum's bee tattoo tribute in memory of teenage daughter killed in terror attack

A devastated mum has had an everlasting tribute etched over her heart – days after her daughter’s death in the Manchester terror attack.

Road closed after tree falls

A TREE has come down in Blackburn Road.

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