Bocholt farmers link protests with information event

By BIANCA MÜMKEN Under the motto “NRW blooms” numerous farmers gathered today on the Berliner Platz in Bocholt. The aim of the campaign was to present agriculture, distribute flower mixtures, do something for the environment, insects and groundwater protection and at the same time protest against the plans of the federal government. The farmers feel […]

Exhibition of the German Alpine Club on climate change

On the occasion of its 21th anniversary, the Bocholt section of the German Alpine Club, in cooperation with the Stadtsparkasse Bocholt, is presenting the exhibition "Climate change / climate protection in the Stadtsparkasse business premises, at Markt 31 in Bocholt, from January 8 to XNUMX. The exhibition makes it clear how climate change will affect the sensitive ecosystem of the Alpine region in the future. She […]

Three new game points for children in the city

The immediate measures to save the city will continue to be implemented. After the renewal of some of the benches of the benches, rocker games for children were installed at three game points in the rear area of ​​the Nord-, Neu- and Osterstraße. The next measures are the renewal of green spaces at Europaplatz and the planting of a tree there.

Conference "Dealing with Traumatized Children and Adolescents"

Bocholt. A specialist conference on Friday, January 24, 2020 in Bocholt will deal with dealing with psychologically traumatized children and adolescents. The organizer is the association "Youth Welfare and Social Integration" (Jusina). The training takes place from 8 am to 17 pm in the canteen on Benölkenplatz and is aimed at people who work professionally with children and adolescents […]

Opponents of the EWIBO decision are confirmed

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER The opponents of the council decision to transfer the property of the old fire station to EWIBO are confirmed with their complaint to the local authority. District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker did not contest the decision (we reported). But he had justified this with the fact that Mayor Peter Nebelo subsequently changed the proposed bill into a […]

Aa promenade blocked

Bocholt (PID). The Aa promenade between Theodor-Heuss-Ring and Uhlandstrasse (south side) will be closed from Monday, January 20, 2020 until the end of the month. The reason is green work in the course of the Kubaai construction project. A diversion is not shown. Pedestrians and cyclists can alternatively use the northern promenade. This is announced by the urban traffic department.

Golf in the tennis hall is said to improve ball width

In cooperation with the professional and trainer George Mayhew working at GC Anholt, the Center for Sports Medicine and Physiotherapy, adenauer66, has now started a golf course in a tennis hall in Bocholt. The focus is on improving the stroke distance, it says in a press release. Through targeted and sport-specific training, both physical fitness and […]

Stammtisch for adoptive and foster parents meets

The regulars' table for foster and adoptive parents meets again. The next meeting will take place on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020. It starts at 20 p.m. in the Europa-Haus on Adenauerallee 59. The event is thematically open. Interested parents are welcome. Further information can be obtained from the municipal adoption agency at 02871 / 953-161 or -312.

CDU branch Northeast nominates candidates

On Thursday the local branch of the Northeast named the candidates for the local elections on September 13, which will be officially nominated on March 19 at the city party convention. For the Electoral District 4 (Giethorst), the 1st Deputy Mayor Elisabeth Kroesen is running again. Ms. Kroesen (57) is, among other things, chair of the youth welfare committee. Jürgen Knipping (38), master of the electrical engineering trade and […]

Yannick Schwanekamp strengthens FC reserve

1. FC Bocholt II gets another reinforcement for the second half of the season. With Yannick Schwanekamp, ​​an experienced attacker changes from the Kaisergarten to the Bocholt Hünting. Schwanekamp made the leap from youth to senior citizens at VFL Rhede. In the following years he played for the VFL Rhede and Borussia Bocholt in the district league […]

Flashed at 100 km / h in a 50 zone

To combat and prevent accidents due to driving too fast, in the period from 09.01. - 15.01.2020, the traffic service of the district police authority Borken carried out speed checks at a total of 23 measuring points in the district area and, when checking the 21.407 vehicles, found that 5% of the measured drivers drove too fast. 5 drivers exceeded the permissible maximum speed […]

Number of new applications for severe disability almost constant

Borken district. 11.315 determination procedures for determining the degree of disability had to be processed in 2019 in the district of Borken. There were 2018 occurrences in 11.730. The proceedings from last year are 3.202 initial applications, 4.065 amendments, 2.322 inspections by the Office, 1.518 objections and 214 lawsuits. The processing time for applications is […]