19th March 2024 | By Emmanuella Coffie

Greater Manchester Hospitals warn patients to expect delays at A&E today

Patients across Greater Manchester warned for extended waiting times at A&E as three NHS trusts raise alerts online, with emergency departments described as ‘very or...

7th March 2023 | By Thomas Mansbridge

Popular Bolton restaurant forced to close following fire

A restaurant in Bolton has been closed due to a fire which has damaged the roof of the building. There have been no reported injuries.

7 year old falls 30ft in Bolton

21st February 2023 | By Thomas Mansbridge

Boy, 7, rushed to hospital following 30ft fall in Bolton

A seven-year-old boy has been hospitalised following a 30ft fall at Rivington Gardens in Bolton yesterday (Monday). Emergency services attended the scene after the boy...


6th December 2019 | By Daniel Mardle

Cause of fire at the Cube in Bolton may herald warning for other buildings

The cause of the fire at The Cube student residents in Bolton is yet to be determined but it has been confirmed that it was cladded...


20th June 2019 | By Isaac Jordan

Bolton Council cuts budget for sexual health as STD numbers rise in England

Council documents discovered by the Northern Quota show that Bolton Council is cutting funding for its sexual health services by £331,827 from July.  Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, which...


21st May 2019 | By j.sloan

Bolton author Matt Cain chats about his book being turned into Hollywood film despite initially being rejected by publishers

AFTER 12 years and more than 30 rejections from publishers, author Matt Cain had almost given up on getting his novel The Madonna of Bolton...

23rd January 2019 | By [email protected]

Investigation ongoing into deaths of mother and daughters in Bolton

Police are investigating the death of a mother and her two daughters found inside the family house in Little Lever, Bolton. The body of Tiffany Stevens, 27,...


16th January 2018 | By nq_admin

Man jailed after raping young woman in car she thought was a taxi

A man offered a young woman a lift home before locking her in his car and raping her, a court heard. Andrew Green, 44, of...


13th October 2017 | By nq_admin

Teenage lifeguard aims to save lives with the police

Life is hectic enough for 19-year-old lifeguard Emily Balshaw but soon it could become a lot more hectic and even end up with her saving lives....

Khan vs Pacquiao talks begin

24th February 2017 | By nq_admin

Khan vs Pacquiao talks begin

A fight that many boxing fans excited as the potential super-fight looks like it is finally set to happen as Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan...


6th December 2016 | By nq_admin

FA Third Round Cup Draw

The new year is to hold some interesting encounters after the Emirates FA Cup draw took place last night. The third round of the FA...


21st November 2016 | By nq_admin

FA Cup 2nd Round preview

The draw for the second round of the FA Cup has taken place, with the tie of the round for Greater Manchester sides undoubtedly being...

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4th November 2016 | By nq_admin

Man in Bolton in critical condition after being shot 

Police were called out to Manchester Road in Westhoughton to what was initially reported as a minot failure-to-stop collision.  Upon arrival, however, they discovered a...


3rd October 2016 | By nq_admin

Greg Dunnings wins Bolton’s Strongman competition

One of Britain's biggest and best-known amateur Strongman championships returned this weekend for a family-fun, community inspired event of weightlifting and strongmen events.  The event...