Golf Club: Ladies in second place - Men fight against third descent in a row

The last game day next Sunday (04.08.2019) promises excitement for the two Anholter teams, which are represented in the league of the German Golfliga. The women's team around Captain Carmen Terstegen has little opportunity for advancement after the home win of the 21.07.19 and secure four points ahead of the two relegation places. After four matchdays, the team with 14 [...]

14 apprentices start training with the district

Borken County. Training start at the district Borken: At the 1. August was the first working day for 14 young people at Borken County. District Administrator Kai Zwicker welcomed the new apprentices together with training manager Gisela Röder in the county house of Bork and wished them a good start to their professional lives. At the beginning of September, there will be nine students in the dual study program "Bachelor of Laws" (higher education administration) as well as a student in the dual degree program Bachelor of Science Computer Science.Software systems. "With us today, your vocational training starts here in the district house. which opens up many opportunities for your future, "said Zwicker at the welcome. This also benefits the district administration, which of course relies on dedicated junior management. On the first two days, the trainees get to know the district better by visiting, for example, the police or the ambulance service, and they are guided through the large administration building, where they are shown and explained the meeting rooms and key departments. After all, there is a lot of information about the training and of course the mutual getting to know each other must not be forgotten. On Monday, the junior staff will then start their first practical training sessions. The fact that the district of Borken is an attractive employer was, according to training director Röder in the total number of applications. Some 300 have been there and they hope that for 2020 again many prospects are expected. This is certainly due to the good framework conditions such as flexible working hours and in particular to the different training occupations offered. Applications for the start of the career 2020 will be available until 25. The names of the new trainees can be found on the Internet: Lea Boedeker and Simon Schepers from Vreden, Nele Kemper from Borken, Jaqueline Korte from Reken and Antonia Sicking from Stadtlohn trained. Andre Möllers from Südlohn will become a gardener, and Lars Wedding from Borken will become a street guard. Surveying technicians will be trained by Veronika Balke from Dorsten and Nico Möllenbeck from Bocholt. The training as administrators, ie to officials in the middle management service, is performed by Isabel Bartmann and Leon Bartmann from Rhede, Fabio Ingenerf from Raesfeld and Frederik Theßeling from Stadtlohn. In addition, Gerrit Völker from Vreden begins a retraining as administrator. [...]

ESB collects old cell phones and smartphones

Bocholt (PID). "Mobile phones out!" - Under this motto is an information stand of the disposal and service company Bocholt (ESB) on Tuesday, 6. August 2019. From 9 to 12, waste consultant Petra Tacke picks up old cell phones and smartphones that would otherwise end up in the garbage on St. George's Square. A professional reprocessing with destruction of still existing data [...]

1. FC Bocholt creates its own GIFs

via GIPHYThe top football league 1. FC Bocholt produced GIFs for the first time as part of the annual "Media Days" in cooperation with the Bocholt digital agency skeon digital GmbH. In social networks such as Instagram and Facebook or in messenger services such as WhatsApp, such animations have become indispensable these days. "We want to anchor ourselves even more in social networks," said initiator Stefan Schniedertöns on the campaign. He continues: "Through the SchwattenShop we have succeeded in supporting many fans in our team with scarf and jersey. This community will now also be digitally promoted. "Because the GIFs can be universally used on almost any platform. These include, for example, Facebook, Facebook Messenger, Instagram Stories and WhatsApp. Even before the official announcement, the GIFs were used hundreds of times and viewed on 40.000 - and only on public channels. Of course, statistics on how often GIFs have been sent in private chats or stories are not there for privacy reasons. "The value for the 1 brand. Of course FC Bocholt in a young target group is enormous, "said Schniedertöns. "We assume that the GIFs in the next few months become a fixed constant in the communication around the club," agrees press spokesman Benjamin Kappelhoff bei.Die GIFs themselves are small animations of a few seconds, in each case a player of the Club performs an action. The range of different actions is very large. From pointing in different directions, over jubilee poses to more humorous clips. This makes them versatile. Tim Winking, captain of the Oberliga team said: "The production of GIFs has already been great fun. Many players use it in the Instagram stories or in WhatsApp. "Laughing, he says," I think every GIF player has been to our WhatsApp group on several occasions, but it just does not get boring. "He speaks of a special feeling:" Actually, you only know it from Bundesliga players, now we all have their own GIFs that appear in the search. "All GIFs with the keywords" bocholt "," 1fcbocholt "," fcbocholt "or" schwatteLiebe "can be found. About 30 GIFs of the 1. FC Bocholt are already online. More will follow in the coming weeks. If you want to see an overview of all GIFs, you can find them here: [...]

Waste disposal: The yellow bin comes

Bocholt (PID). Mountains with yellow sacks on the roadside are soon history in Bocholt: From September, the yellow bin will be introduced to collect and reuse lightweight packaging. By the end of the year, 20.000 containers with yellow lids will be delivered to Bocholter households. This is reported by the disposal and service company Bocholt (ESB). The delivery takes place automatically to districts, [...]

Intoxicated car driver without a license

Bocholt (ots) - On Wednesday, police officers against 23.50 clock on the Münsterstraße an 25-year-old motorist. This was on the basis of a drug test under cocaine influence and is also not in possession of a driving license. The officers initiated criminal proceedings against the 25-year-old as well as against the vehicle owner and prohibited the onward journey. A doctor took a blood sample from the driver to [...]

Tariff conflict: Cleaning workers in the Borken district are threatened with losses

Less vacation days, canceled surcharges, work on call: A large part of the approximately 1.850 cleaners in Borken county are now threatened with losses. This reports the building cleaners trade union IG BAU and calls on the employees not to accept the cuts. "At present, many bosses are offering their employees new employment contracts at significantly worse terms. Nobody should sign that, "warns Georg [...]

Bottleneck "The Ironworks"

Bocholt (PID). The road "To ironworks" is from the 5.-30. August 2019 during the day narrowed between confluence Wollstegge and Thonhausenstraße. The pedestrian and bicycle path is completely closed, cyclists are diverted via Wollstegge and Thonhausenstraße. During the mentioned period power lines will be laid. This is reported by the municipal traffic department.

70.000 active users: July brings "Made in Bocholt" new highs

Despite holidays: July has brought the news platform "Made in Bocholt" new records. For the first time, the portal has reached more than 70.000 active users online in one month. They called 301.154 pages. Compared to the previous year, this is a quadrupling of the numbers. New top ratings also for subscribers in social media 18.000 people follow Made in Bocholt almost daily on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, Twitter and Soundcloud. With 1.507 recipients, the daily newsletters published by 7 Watch have also hit a new record. "That makes us proud and thankful. And it shows that local news is now an integral part of the digital world, "Berthold Blesenkemper comments on the sustained increase in popularity. He is especially pleased that users" Made in Bocholt "are extremely interactive. For example, posts on Facebook were shared, commented, clicked, or rated more than 200.000 times in July. Two innovations have given the development an extra boost. "In February we started our CITIZEN PORTAL. Here, clubs and organizations can publish information quickly, easily and free of charge at any time, "reports the Made-in-Bocholt-Macher.Vor few weeks ago then ORBIS went to the start. The project builds bridges between cultures and publishes online news specifically by and for Bocholter with foreign roots. "The associated multi-language module on our platform now makes it possible to read city news in Arabic, Turkish, English, Spanish and Dutch. Even if the translation through a computer has weaknesses, the basic information comes over, "explains Blesenkemper. Nearly seven percent of the page views with news from the city now take place in foreign languages. More and more used is the JOBPORTAL. "We have had very good experiences. After print adverts did not resonate, we were thrilled to see how many good online applications have been received within a very short time. From now on, this is an integral part of our personnel recruitment, "reports Simone Zingel, board member of the Caritas Association for the Deanery Bocholt eVMade in Bocholt is pushing ahead with the segmentation in Portalen. For September, Berthold Blesenkemper announces the publication of family news in a FAMILY PORTAL. "Deaths, births and marriages are not just a priority for newspapers. We also want to transfer them to the digital world locally, "explains the 58 year-old. However, Berthold Blesenkemper has a problem. "The steady growth brings and to the limit of capacity. That's why we're looking for fellow combatants, "says the head of the Made-in-Bocholt organization. In particular, photographers on 450 Euro basis and / or texts as freelancers are wanted. Interested parties can contact us by e-mail at <mailto:> or call + 4915151143524. [...]

Bicycle tour for seniors

Bocholt. The association "Life in the Age" (LiA eV) and the General German Bicycle Club (ADFC) invite you on Friday, 16. August 2019, for a guided bicycle tour for seniors. Meeting point and departure is at 14: 30 clock at Landhaus Knuf (Heutingsweg 60). Participation is free. The total distance is about 20-25 km long with a break after [...]