Catalent Bolton

Catalent creates more than 50 new jobs at Westhoughton facility

May 1, 2017

Primarily involved in the production, packaging and storage of patient kits for clinical trials, Catalent currently employs over 200 people at its Westhoughton site – … Read more


Westhoughton’s Callum Hollingsworth releases debut single for his band Kosmonauts

May 1, 2017

Former Westhoughton High School pupil Callum Hollingsworth has enjoyed the release of his band’s debut single.

Cocktail bar plans for Market Street

New Westhoughton wine and cocktail bar gets go-ahead

April 17, 2017

A new wine and cocktail bar for Westhoughton has been given the go-ahead by planners. Bolton Council has granted planning permission for a former barbers in … Read more

Councillor Bernadette Eckersley-Fallon on St John's Avenue

Wingates road remains broken as pothole compensation claims stack up

April 11, 2017

A road in Wingates has been left broken despite Bolton Council’s promise to resurface it.

Harold Daniels

Plans for Harold Daniels memorial in Ditchfield Gardens

April 10, 2017

Plans are afoot for a new memorial to community champion Harold Daniels.

Councillor David Wilkinson on Leigh Road

Double yellow lines planned for Leigh Road

April 10, 2017

Bolton Council has now decided to introduce no waiting restrictions along Leigh Road.