School 3.0: City flashed off world market leader Apple in 2015

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER The city council of Bocholt apparently flashed off Apple five years ago. In 2015, the global technology market leader was looking for German model cities for the school 3.0 pilot project. Sven Volmering, then rapporteur for digital education within the CDU parliamentary group in the German Bundestag, subsequently referred Apple representatives to his hometown, among other things. But in the town hall on Berliner Platz […]

Road Safety Day 2020 is canceled due to Corona

Bocholt (PID). The annual traffic safety day in Bocholt is canceled this year due to the corona pandemic. The event, originally planned for June 20, does not take place due to protection against infection and the spread of the virus. This is announced by the municipal department for public order as the organizer. There will also be no catch-up date this year […]

City will release playgrounds again on Thursday

Bocholt (PID). The playgrounds in Bocholt will be released again on Thursday, May 7, 2020, after having been blocked for weeks due to the coronavirus for security reasons. Against the background of the pandemic, it is still important to adhere to distance rules. The city thus complies with the requirements of the Corona Protection Ordinance of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, which require […]

Senior fair canceled due to corona pandemic

Bocholt (PID). The Bocholt senior fair, which was planned for August 22, is canceled due to the risks associated with the corona pandemic. This is announced by the senior citizens' office of the city of Bocholt. “Especially the senior fair is aimed at a target group that is considered a risk group. Therefore, in the current situation, we can hold such a fair under the current framework […]

106 people still infected

Borken district. The total number of confirmed infections with the coronavirus in the district of Borken is currently 895. 752 people have since recovered. 37 people died in connection with a coronavirus infection. 106 people are currently infected in the district. The latest information and figures from the towns and municipalities of the district of Borken are in […]

Red Cross: “Caregivers are heroes every day”

Borken district (drk-press). May 12th is International Care Day, an important day to commemorate Florence Nightingale's 200th birthday. The English woman made great contributions at the time when a flu epidemic struck southern England. Nightingale remained healthy and intensively cared for the seriously ill for weeks. Take care even in difficult times of the coronavirus pandemic […]

Collided at traffic lights

Bocholt (ots) - A driver suffered minor injuries in an accident on the inner city ring in Bocholt on Monday. The 62-year-old had driven onto Kaiser-Wilhelm-Strasse at around 11.15:44 a.m. and wanted to turn left onto Willy-Brandt-Strasse. In the area of ​​the intersection there was a collision with the car of a XNUMX-year-old from Bocholt, who, according to the initial findings, had green light in […]

Tool stolen

Bocholt (ots) - A burglar stole two weekend chainsaws from the Stihl brand and a Bosch drill from Bosch in Bolthorst last weekend. In order to get his prey, the perpetrator had broken open a gazebo on a plot of land on the Möllenstegge. The offense is between Saturday 17.00 p.m. and Monday 15.00 p.m. The police are asking […]

Scooter stolen

Bocholt (ots) - Unknowns have stolen a scooter in the past few days in Bocholt-Mussum. The black-painted Benelli Sports vehicle had stood on the Schlavenhorst road in defective condition. The deed occurred there between Thursday, April 30.04.2020th, 04.05.2020, and Monday, May 02871th, 2990. Information to the Kripo in Bocholt: Tel. (XNUMX) XNUMX.

RWTH Aachen is providing Kreis Borken with 500 "face shields" free of charge

Borken district. The district of Borken has now been pleased to receive support from the RWTH Aachen University: The institute for plastics processing there has provided 500 so-called “face shields” (face protection) free of charge. The emergency services of the Borken district are primarily equipped with this. The contact came about through a native of the city, who works at the RWTH. The […]

Digital advice on cultural funding

Who supports what, when, how and why? These are the questions to which the cultural academy of the Münsterland Cultural Office has an answer. On Wednesday, May 13, 2020, the title “Funding Compass” will focus on how cultural actors can best receive financial support for their project. The event takes place as a video conference from 11 a.m. to 14 p.m. […]