31st FLENDER football player charity tournament

Footballers from 20 companies from Bocholt and the surrounding area will be serving the good cause on Sunday, when it is the 31st time at the FLENDER footballers' charity tournament, "Kick for a good cause". The company teams start their tournament at 9 a.m. in the Euregio sports hall. During the press event, Christian […]

Real fire training for the Bocholt fire department

Real fire training for the guard departments of the Bocholt fire department. At the Training-Base-Weeze, the Bocholt rescue workers created several scenarios in the field of fire fighting with human rescue under real conditions. The focus was on the procedure under respiratory protection with "zero vision" due to heavy smoke, the search for fire areas for missing persons and the communication between all involved forces. Different tactical options could also be realistically […]

HIT 2020 - well informed about your studies

The Westphalian University of Applied Sciences invites prospective students to the University Information Day (HIT) on campus Gelsenkirchen at Neidenburger Straße 24 on Friday, January 2020, 9, from 00:13 a.m. to 00:43 p.m. to gain live insights into the more than 40 Bachelor's and dual degrees To get bachelor degrees from the Westphalian University. Gelsenkirchen / Bocholt / Recklinghausen. At "HIT 2020" students, parents, teachers and [...]

50 kilo stolen grave figure

Bocholt (ots) - A grave figure worth around 1.200 euros was stolen by unknown persons in Bocholt last week. The “Madonna and Child” had stood on a grave in the cemetery on Blucherstrasse. The stolen bronze figure is about 40 centimeters tall; the weight including the concrete base is around 50 kg. The deed happened […]

BEW has switched 41 percent of street lighting to LEDs

In December last year, the BEW successfully completed two funding projects from the Federal Ministry for the Environment (BMU) for the rehabilitation of street lighting. With the funding, the BMU is giving incentives to switch from conventional, electricity-intensive gas discharge lamps to LED. As part of the two funding projects, BEW replaced a total of 530 lights. With around 73 percent, […]

The Münsterland at the International Green Week

MÜNSTERLAND / BERLIN. The Münsterland as a region of well-being, in which social interaction and cultivated experience are part of the attitude towards life: This is how the region presents itself from January 17th (Friday) at the International Green Week (IGW) in Berlin. Under the motto “North Rhine-Westphalia Stadt.Land.Fluss.” The state of North Rhine-Westphalia will be exhibiting at the IGW from January 17th to 26th, 2020 […]

75 years of peace and freedom: biography writing course for contemporary witnesses

Bocholt (EUBOH). "Celebrating 75 years of peace and freedom together" is the motto of various events on the occasion of the end of the Second World War in 2020 in the border region. The Suderwick Library (branch of the Bocholt City Library) and the Achterhoekse Poort library network are working together on this occasion to organize a four-part biography writing course on both sides of the border. You want to […]