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Bolton and Bury GCSE results 2019: Live updates and reaction as students collect their grades

Bolton and Bury GCSE results 2019: Live updates and reaction as students collect their grades - Photo

8:15am A bit of a throwback here from Bolton School! 

'Disaster' as car ploughs into two businesses

'Disaster' as car ploughs into two businesses - Photo

THE owners of an MOT garage and car dealership have been left reeling after a car ploughed through their businesses causing tens of thousands of pounds worth of damage.

'There is help out there' — How a dad-of-two escaped domestic abuse

'There is help out there' — How a dad-of-two escaped domestic abuse - Photo

AFTER reading The Bolton News’ series on the different types of domestic abuse, told through the stories of those who have rebuilt their lives, more survivors have been empowered to share their experiences. HELENA VESTY reports the story of a male abuse survivor.

Horwich Golf Club saved as Peel's 300 homes plan is refused

Horwich Golf Club saved as Peel's 300 homes plan is refused - Photo

CAMPAIGNERS are “ecstatic” as plans to build 300 homes at a golf course have been thrown out by a government inspector.

More than one in 20 people in the North West admit using a mobile phone while driving

More than one in 20 people in the North West admit using a mobile phone while driving - Photo

HARSHER punishments of six points and a £200 fine for using a mobile phone while driving were introduced in the UK more than years ago, but has the amount of those who use their mobiles behind the wheel decreased?

Bolton Council deputy leader reconsiders selling Horwich field

Bolton Council deputy leader reconsiders selling Horwich field - Photo

THE deputy council leader will “reflect” and “reconsider” his decision to sell a green field for housing after councillors voted against selling the land.

Bolton Food and Drink Festival: Guide to what’s on and when

Bolton Food and Drink Festival: Guide to what’s on and when - Photo

TOMORROW

Farnworth Market precinct deli to close

Farnworth Market precinct deli to close - Photo

A POPULAR Farnworth deli is closing down at the end of this week after two years.

Bolton Council fails to declare climate emergency in time

Bolton Council fails to declare climate emergency in time - Photo

ALL eyes were on Bolton Council which was expected to become the eighth local authority in Greater Manchester to declare a climate emergency this week – but councillors ran out of time for a vote.

Have your say on night time transport

Have your say on night time transport - Photo

GREATER Manchester’s night time economy adviser Sacha Lord is calling on residents to have their say on the future of transport links between the hours of 6pm and 6am.

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