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CORONAVIRUS: Biggest jump in confirmed cases in Bolton since records started

Bolton has seen the biggest day-on-day increase in the number of coronavirus cases as 29 more people have tested positive.

Latest figures have been from Public Health England and the Department for Health and Social Care.

They show the number of

yesterday 20:02
CORONAVIRUS: Biggest jump in confirmed cases in Bolton since records started

Bolton has seen the biggest day-on-day increase in the number of coronavirus cases as 29 more people have tested positive.

Latest figures have been from Public Health England and the Department for Health and Social Care.

They show the number of

yesterday 18:59
Motorists warned about crash on main road in Blackburn

A MAIN road in Blackburn is partially blocked after an accident.

Motorists are being warned about the collision on Pleckgate Road near to the junction of Rhodes Avenue.

On the Lancashire Telegraph traffic feed it says 'traffic is coping well' despite the disruption.

yesterday 17:56
Coronavirus: 'We will emerge stronger than ever' council leader says

THE leader of Bolton Council has vowed that the borough will emerge "stronger than ever" from the coronavirus outbreak, as he pleaded for residents to come together and play their part to defeat the infection.

Councillor David Greenhalgh said he fears the worst it yet to come, in a

yesterday 14:47
Coronavirus: 'We will emerge stronger than ever' council leader says

THE leader of Bolton Council has vowed that the borough will emerge "stronger than ever" from the coronavirus outbreak, as he pleaded for residents to come together and play their part to defeat the infection.

Councillor David Greenhalgh said he fears the worst it yet to come, in a

yesterday 14:47
Fury as nurse's car stolen from outside her Blckburn home

A NURSE has had her car stolen from outside her home for the second time in the space of two weeks.

Donna Louise Walsh, who works at Burnley General Hospital, woke up this morning to find the black Ford Focus had gone from outside her home in Pleckgate Road, Blackburn.

Mrs

yesterday 13:44
Firefighters attacked by teenager as they attend vulnerable resident

FIREFIGHTERS were attacked by a teenager who threw an object at their engine as they drove to attend the home of a vulnerable person.

The crew from Bury Fire Station had been driving along Wellington Road at around 8pm last night, en route to drop something off for the resident,

yesterday 12:41
Car owners warned as spate of lock snapping thefts continues

CAR owners in the north of the borough are being warned to protect their vehicles due a continuing spate of lock snapping thefts.

The warning, issued by Greater Manchester Police, comes after another vehicle was stolen in a burglary on a home in Mayfield Road, Holcombe Brook, on

yesterday 11:38
Coronavirus key workers: Quarter of Bolton staff underpaid

One in four workers in Bolton are not being paid the “real living wage”, with most considered critical to the coronavirus response.

New estimates released by the Office for National Statistics show that 23,000 jobs in the borough aren’t paying well enough .

yesterday 07:26
Coronavirus key workers: Quarter of Bolton staff underpaid

One in four workers in Bolton are not being paid the “real living wage”, with most considered critical to the coronavirus response.

New estimates released by the Office for National Statistics show that 23,000 jobs in the borough aren’t paying well enough .

yesterday 05:20
Coronavirus has now claimed at least 13 lives in the town, new figures reveal

DEATHS from COVID-19 in Bolton have almost doubled in the last week, with 13 people from the area confirmed to have died from the virus.

Latest figures from the National Health Service show that on Monday two people died at the Royal Bolton Hospital, with a further two on April 1

2020-04-03 19:47
Coronavirus has now claimed at least 13 lives in the town, new figures reveal

DEATHS from COVID-19 in Bolton have almost doubled in the last week, with 13 people from the area confirmed to have died from the virus.

Latest figures from the National Health Service show that on Monday two people died at the Royal Bolton Hospital, with a further two on April 1

2020-04-03 18:44
Car seized by police on Angle Street, Tonge Moor after chase

A CAR was seized after a police chase on Wednesday evening.

Breightmet officers tracked the vehicle before it stopped on Angle Street in Tonge Moor.

Police say the car has no keeper and no insurance.

If you have any information contact police on 101 or

2020-04-03 16:38
Police seize cannabis plants in raid on disused Horwich shop

Police have confiscated dozens of cannabis plants from a disused shop in Horwich.

Officers announced the seizure on Twitter earlier this afternoon.

Alongside a picture of the site, the new GMP Bolton West account said: "Lost Property Found

"Are you a budding

2020-04-03 16:38
Netflix, Amazon Prime and Now TV - Every film to be released in April 2020

As the lockdown continues, more than ever we're looking to our televisions to keep us entertained.

In the age of streaming, there is plenty of content for us to consume as we stay inside, and streaming services are adding more and more on a daily basis.

We've rounded

2020-04-03 12:26
BOLTON: Voting closes in Labour leadership contest: who do Bolton members want to win?

VOTING has closed in the contest for the next leader of the Labour Party with the result due to be announced on Saturday.

Either Rebecca Long-Bailey, Lisa Nandy or Sir Keir Starmer will replace Jeremy Corbyn as the leader of the opposition.

Mr Corbyn, who became leader in

2020-04-03 12:26
Daily News
What the papers say – April 5

Words from the Queen’s address to the nation and Sir Keir Starmer’s election as leader of the Labour party lead the Sunday papers.

The Sunday Times leads with the Queen urging the nation to show its strength in the battle with coronavirus in a speech due to be broadcast on

today 02:20
Scotland’s chief medical officer pictured visiting second home

Scotland’s chief medical officer (CMO) has been photographed visiting her family’s second home in Fife during the coronavirus pandemic, despite herself issuing advice to stay at home.

Photos of Dr Catherine Calderwood and her family near a coastal retreat in Earlsferry were

today 00:14
Scotland’s chief medical officer pictured visiting second home

Scotland’s chief medical officer (CMO) has been photographed visiting her family’s second home in Fife during the coronavirus pandemic, despite herself issuing advice to stay at home.

Photos of Dr Catherine Calderwood and her family near a coastal retreat in Earlsferry were

today 00:14
Donald Trump warns US poised for ‘a lot of death’ in coming week

The US is heading into what could be its “toughest” week as coronavirus cases swell nationwide, Donald Trump has said.

In a sombre start to his daily briefing on the pandemic, the president said: “There will be a lot of death, unfortunately. There will be

today 00:14
Charity appeals for donations to help elderly cope during Covid-19 pandemic

An emergency fundraising appeal has been launched by a charity for the elderly as it experiences an “unprecedented demand” for help.

Age Scotland recently reported the number of people contacting them had increased ten-fold due to the Covid-19 crisis, with numbers rising from

today 00:14
Oxygen incident forces hospital to block patients

A Hertfordshire hospital declared a critical incident and told people not to attend after a technical issue with oxygen equipment.

Watford General hospital asked people to stay away following the incident, which they said did not pose any risk to patients.

West Hertfordshire

today 00:14
When will the UK lockdown end and what needs to happen before then?

The UK is preparing to enter its third week in lockdown, with people instructed to stay at home to curb the spread of coronavirus.

But how long is it likely to last and who will decide when and how to end the restrictions?

– When will the UK end lockdown? 

It is not

today 23:11
Two Pentonville Prison staff members die with Covid-19 symptoms

Two staff members at north London’s Pentonville Prison have died after suffering Covid-19 symptoms, the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) said.

Bovil Peter and Patrick Beckford were both support staff workers at the jail, and were believed to be aged in their

today 23:11
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today 02:20 What the papers say – April 5
today 00:14 Scotland’s chief medical officer pictured visiting second home
today 00:14 Scotland’s chief medical officer pictured visiting second home
today 00:14 Donald Trump warns US poised for ‘a lot of death’ in coming week
today 00:14 Charity appeals for donations to help elderly cope during Covid-19 pandemic
today 00:14 Oxygen incident forces hospital to block patients
today 23:11 When will the UK lockdown end and what needs to happen before then?
today 23:11 Two Pentonville Prison staff members die with Covid-19 symptoms
today 23:11 Dad builds lockdown bowling machine using golf trolley for cricket-mad son
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today 22:08 Actress and author Patricia Bosworth dies aged 86
today 22:08 Queen to acknowledge nation’s ‘pain’ in address about coronavirus crisis
today 22:08 Sir Keir Starmer to work with ministers on coronavirus and rectify ‘mistakes’
today 22:08 PFA says players’ 30 per cent wage cut will cost government over £200million
today 22:08 Russell reveals contact with Townsend and hopes for Scotland return
yesterday 21:05 Pentonville Prison staff member dies after suffering Covid-19 symptoms
yesterday 21:05 ‘Lower compliance’ to lockdown among young, warns Michael Gove
yesterday 21:05 Sir Keir Starmer promises to tackle anti-Semitism in the Labour Party
yesterday 21:05 Lord Armstrong of Ilminster dies aged 93
yesterday 21:05 PFA says Premier League stars want to help but stresses implications of pay cuts
yesterday 21:05 PFA says players’ 30 per cent wage cut will cost government over £200million
yesterday 21:05 Motorists warned about crash on main road in Blackburn
yesterday 20:02 Victoria Beckham praises ‘inspiring’ group of NHS workers after video call
yesterday 20:02 British nationals trapped on cruise ship return to UK
yesterday 20:02 Birmingham Nightingale hospital work ‘accelerated’ as Midlands death toll rises
yesterday 20:02 PFA says Premier League stars want to help but stresses implications of pay cuts
yesterday 20:02 CORONAVIRUS: Biggest jump in confirmed cases in Bolton since records started
yesterday 18:59 5G virus conspiracies condemned as ‘utter rubbish’ and a ‘risk to public health’
yesterday 18:59 ‘Lower compliance’ to lockdown among young, warns Michael Gove
yesterday 18:59 Ventilators are being made and brought in for the NHS, Michael Gove says
yesterday 18:59 Ventilators are being made and brought in for the NHS, Michael Gove says
yesterday 18:59 Knifeman kills two in attack on passers-by in France
yesterday 18:59 Hospital declares critical incident after oxygen equipment ‘technical issue’
yesterday 18:59 Hospital declares critical incident after oxygen equipment ‘technical issue’
yesterday 18:59 A garden marathon and a trim for Cristiano – what sports stars did on Saturday
yesterday 18:59 Rare action sees Istiklol come from behind to retain Super Cup in Tajikistan
yesterday 18:59 Social media sensation Kelvin, four, saves Easter for NHS workers
yesterday 18:59 CORONAVIRUS: Biggest jump in confirmed cases in Bolton since records started
yesterday 17:56 Coronavirus: Health worker testing starts in NI as eight more deaths recorded
yesterday 17:56 Coronavirus: Health worker testing starts in NI as eight more deaths recorded
yesterday 17:56 Ventilators a key weapon in fight against coronavirus
yesterday 17:56 Ventilators a key weapon in fight against coronavirus
yesterday 17:56 Coronavirus survivor given guard of honour as he is discharged from hospital
yesterday 17:56 Coronavirus survivor given guard of honour as he is discharged from hospital
yesterday 17:56 New Covid-19 cases ‘stabilised’ but do not be complacent, health chief warns
yesterday 17:56 Carrie Symonds ‘on the mend’ after suffering Covid-19 symptoms
yesterday 17:56 Liverpool the latest Premier League club to furlough non-playing staff members
yesterday 17:56 Liverpool the latest Premier League club to furlough non-playing staff members
yesterday 17:56 Kenny takes over from McCarthy as Republic of Ireland manager
yesterday 17:56 Carragher and Collymore blast Liverpool for furloughing non-playing staff
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today 02:14 Scotland's chief medical officer ignores own advice and visits second home during coronavirus lockdown
today 02:11 Coronavirus: More flights to bring home stranded British travellers The news comes as the Foreign Office announces an indefinite extension of its advice against all non-essential overseas travel.
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today 01:20 Motu Tony on why 2016 tops his success as a Hull FC player, Peter Sharp and Richard Swain
today 01:08 Thousands ignore coronavirus lockdown to enjoy sunny weather as UK death toll passes 4,000
today 01:08 Pensioner ‘stabbed wife to death then killed himself’ after ‘struggling with lockdown’
today 01:08 Sir Keir Starmer: The five big challenges new Labour leader Keir Starmer faces
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today 00:05 Nostradamus quatrains: Three prophecies of plague people think are about coronavirus
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today 00:05 Face masks: Does wearing a face mask stop the spread of coronavirus? New study offers hope
today 00:05 Coronavirus peak: When will we reach the peak? Latest government estimates
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today 00:05 Putin fury: How UK helped Russian President's 'biggest enemy' sparking hatred from Kremlin
today 00:05 Christianity crackdown: Worshipper prays for help as cross brutally torn down from church
today 23:02 Five London bus workers die with coronavirus amid calls for more safety measures
today 23:02 Queen hopes coronavirus crisis will prove ‘this generation as strong as any’
today 23:02 Two prison workers die after suffering coronavirus symptoms
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today 23:02 Coronavirus in animals: Highly likely bats DID start the coronavirus pandemic - expert
today 23:02 Queen's coronavirus plea to Britain: 'Let future generations know we're as strong as ANY'
today 22:14 Show typical British resolve, Queen to tell nation amid coronavirus outbreak
yesterday 21:59 Coronavirus: Parks busy despite lockdown as many head out to enjoy the sun The government had been nervous that people would not be able to resist warmer weather and head outside despite the lockdown.
yesterday 21:59 Coronavirus: Queen hopes crisis will prove 'this generation is as strong as any' The Queen will address the nation about the coronavirus crisis in a rare special address from Windsor Castle.
yesterday 21:59 UK coronavirus death rate ‘clearly steeper than Italy’
yesterday 21:59 Vladimir Putin coronavirus cover-up:Arrested doctor grills Putin for 'causing all of this'
yesterday 21:59 Type 2 diabetes symptoms: The coronavirus-like symptom to watch out for
yesterday 21:08 Appeal to find missing Stephen Brown, 67, last seen in Hessle
yesterday 21:08 Mum names twins Corona and Covid to mark coronavirus lockdown
yesterday 20:56 Coronavirus: LGBT+ charity says young people should 'pause' coming out in lockdown Coming out can put young people at risk of homelessness - a quarter of the UK's young homeless population identify as LGBT+.
yesterday 20:56 Coronavirus: Michael Gove admits 'nature' of Universal Credit may need to change Nearly a million people have been forced to sign up for the unemployment benefit due to the coronavirus pandemic.
yesterday 20:56 Brendan O'Carroll wife: Jennifer Gibney reveals hobby Mrs Brown’s Boys couple escape with
yesterday 20:56 Matt Lucas feud: Inside the seven year feud with David Walliams
yesterday 20:56 PFA hit out at Matt Hancock over Premier League player wage cut demand in strong statement
yesterday 20:56 The FCA propose three month holidays extend to credit cards – expert calls for more
yesterday 20:05 James Scott breaks silence on 'cruel' injury, rehabilitation with Tom Eaves and joining Hull City
yesterday 20:05 James Scott breaks silence on 'cruel' injury, rehabilitation with Tom Eaves and joining Hull City
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yesterday 19:53 Coronavirus: Boris Johnson's pregnant fiancee Carrie Symonds has had symptoms of coronavirus The 32-year-old advised other expectant parents to keep up to date with relevant guidance from experts.
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