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The Bolton News

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Booming tourism industry generates more than £420 million for town's economy

5:06am Mon 20 Feb 17

BOLTON’S booming tourism industry has generated more than £420 million for the local economy, according to new…

REVEALED: The 12 food outlets in Bolton given a ZERO hygiene rating

7:14pm Sat 18 Feb 17

TWELVE food outlets in Bolton currently have a zero rating for food hygiene — meaning urgent improvement is…

Police posing as plain clothed cyclists in undercover operation to target danger drivers

6:02am Mon 20 Feb 17

UNDERCOVER police used Bolton streets to test a new project to make Greater Manchester’s roads safer for…

'There was a massive bang' - Fire causes gas canisters to explode during allotment arson attack

5:30am Mon 20 Feb 17

EYEWITNESSES described seeing huge balls of black and green smoke as firefighters battled a blaze caused by…

No scarlet fever outbreak in Bolton — but health chiefs say be aware of symptoms

6:02am Mon 20 Feb 17

THERE is no evidence to suggest there is an outbreak of scarlet fever in Bolton, say health chiefs.

Children turn a £100 profit with £10 startup business ideas during enterprise week

6:01am Mon 20 Feb 17

YOUNG entrepreneurs swapped the classroom for the boardroom to show they had what it takes to be Lord Sugar's…

'The established business model was not working' - Digital age forces administration at estate agency

6:02am Mon 20 Feb 17

THE boss of a Bolton estate agency which went into administration has explained why he and two business partners…

Chinese ambassador back in Bolton to strengthen international links

6:02am Mon 20 Feb 17

BOLTON is fast becoming a second home to the Ambassador for Children's Culture and Education from China, Jack…

'Unjustifiable' - Tories to oppose 4.8 per cent council tax rise

6:02am Mon 20 Feb 17

CONSERVATIVE councillors say they will oppose an “unjustifiable” 4.8 per cent rise in council tax.

UPDATED WITH NEW PICTURES: Disney princesses and stormtroopers descend on the Macron Stadium for Bolton Comic Con

1:26pm Sun 19 Feb 17

DISNEY princesses, stormtroopers and many a nemesis of Batman descended on Bolton’s Macron Stadium for an annual…

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