FDP wants to put Märchenoma in the city forest memorial

Archive photo: Bruno Wansing / City BocholtMärchenopa Dieter Witter wants to put an end to it. This means that until spring the fairytale huts built by "Märchenoma" Ursula Enders in Suderwick will probably not exist anymore. The FDP Bocholt and JuLis Bocholt now bring the following idea into play. "The city could create a real win-win situation here, by turning a part of the recreational area Stadtwaldes into a small fairytale forest," said the group chairman Burkhard HennekenKevin Eising as chairman of the JuLis adds: "Here we could set a memorial to the fairy tale and at the same time in an exciting way to bring people closer to the city forest in Bocholt ". The huts, decorative items and dolls would have a future and belonged to the cultural heritage of the city of Bocholt, it says in a press release. [...]

Gospel Moments and Timeless give benefit concert

On Saturday 23.11.19 at 18 o'clock the choir Gospel-Moments together with the choir Timeless invite to a benefit concert in the Apostelkirche Bocholt. Both choirs have created an interesting program with a mix of pop and gospel. The concert takes place in favor of the project WÜNSCHEWAGEN Westfalen - last wishes of the wagon. [...]

Thieves break up lockers in the staff room

Bocholt (ots) - Cash and teaching aids stole strangers from a Bocholt school in the night of Wednesday. The perpetrators had gained access to the building on Münsterstraße in an initially unknown way. In the teacher's room the strangers broke into several lockers. The police asks for information to the Kriminalkommissariat in Bocholt: Tel. (02871) [...]

Cyclist crashes / driver continues

Bocholt (ots) - On Wednesday morning was a 16 year old cyclist by own information in the area Mühlenweg / Franzstraße / An der Königsmühle overlooked by a motorist. This had turned off the mill path to the right on the Franzstraße, they themselves had driven the bike path of the mill path and wanted to maintain their direction. There was no collision, the young people [...]

Traveling exhibition "#wirfuerbio - No plastic in the bio-bin"

Borken / Borken. Plastic has nothing to look for in the bio bin - that should be taken for granted. Nevertheless, plastic bags, foils, plastics and coffee capsules often end up in organic waste and then enter the composting plant of the district waste disposal company Westmünsterland (EGW) in Gescher via the biowaste bin. Even if such substances are labeled as biodegradable, the decomposition process [...]

Silver-colored older Fiat looking for accident

cholt (ots) - On Monday evening, a still unknown driver drove after witnesses against 22.00 clock at high speed, the Schwanenstraße in the direction of Westend. Shortly before the confluence with the road Westend he came to the central island and crashed into the traffic sign. The accident maker sat back and fled toward Windmühlenplatz. The car is [...]

German and Dutch children plant flower bulbs

Bocholt (EUBOH). 21 German and Dutch children came to Dinxperloer Keupenstraat last Saturday to plant the first 3.500 flower bulbs for a "Blossoming Border". The 6 to 10-year-olds were on the Keupenstraat by the deputy mayor of the city of Bocholt, Reiner Bones, as well as by the mayor of the Dutch neighboring municipality Aalten, Anton Stapelkamp, ​​and the chairman of [...]

Bocholt shopping feitag for Black Friday on 29. November

Bocholt. The Friday after Thanksgiving or now known as the "Black Friday" is famous for "hammer deals" and retail discounts. Gigantic turnover has been made in the net for years, but also Bocholt dealers have offered in recent years promotions to start the Christmas shopping season. For the first time, a joint action by advertising and street communities [...]

From city shooter festival to fair: administration presents ideas for city anniversary 2022

The administration is already planning intensively for the city anniversary "800 years Bocholt" in the year 2022. Now it is putting forward a catalog of proposals for the Culture Committee. A total of one million euros will be provided. In addition, the city marketing is to receive 195.000 Euro in order to hire someone from next year exclusively for the planning and realization. It is intended [...]