Rekers opens fourth branch online

- sponsored article - After the parent company, the shoe shop and the Tamaris store, Rekers is now opening its fourth branch - online at At the same time, the company is introducing a free delivery service within Bocholt. “We want to remain present and, above all, to satisfy the customer digitally. This is particularly important in these times, ”explains owner […]

Urban Corona hotline only on weekdays on duty

Bocholt (PID). The city's Corona hotline on Tel. 02871 953-500 is now available on workdays during the opening hours of the city administration and no longer, as before, also on weekends. The department of public order communicates this. This number gives citizens local information about coronavirus, such as information on regulating public life in Bocholt, such as […]

Leopoldstrasse blocked on one side

Bocholt (PID). Due to demolition work, the Leopoldstraße will be closed on one side between Monday, May 11, 2020 and probably Friday, May 22, 2020. The sidewalk is completely blocked. Pedestrians are led across the street. Parking bans will be put in place and two parking spaces will be relocated.

Winterswijker Strasse narrowed

Bocholt (PID). Winterswijker Straße is between the Holtwicker Bach up to house no. 104 from Monday, May 11, 2020 to probably Friday, June 5, 2020. The pedestrian and bike path is blocked. Power lines are being laid. The work will be carried out in two sections; diversions will be shown for cyclists.

Technically modified scooter / driver's license is missing

Bocholt (ots) - Recognizable too fast was that of a motor scooter in Bocholt on Wednesday afternoon. Police officers stopped him at 17.15:62 p.m. on Dinxperloer Strasse. During the inspection, the officials found that the two-wheeler had been technically changed. The XNUMX-year-old did not have the necessary driving license. The journey thus came to an involuntary end. The […]

Dr. Georg Heidemann and Markus Küthe new partners at Stellmach & Bröckers

The experienced renovation experts Dr. Georg Heidemann (50) and Markus Küthe (46) are new partners of Stellmach & Bröckers, a firm specializing in restructuring and reorganization. The renovation boutique, which is well established and recognized on the market, is currently represented at the locations in Bocholt, Hanover, Krefeld and Osnabrück. "We are pooling our expertise under a new flag in the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region and […]

Without law and order for law and order

A comment by BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER It is always the same: demonstrators invoke law and order and thereby violate law and order uninhibitedly. So yesterday at the Bocholter Marktplatz. No trace from a distance of 1,5 meters. And mouth protection? No thanks! The organizers may call it brave. I call it small-minded and reckless. […]

Motorbike in "low flight" between Dingden and Ringenberg

At around 19.20 p.m. on Wednesday evening, a 23-year-old Hamminkelner confused the home roads with a race track for a motorcycle. The man exceeded the permissible top speed of 100 km / h by around 80 km / h on the Weberstrasse between Dingden and Ringenberg. The motorcycle accelerated so quickly that even the highly motorized video vehicle of the police, despite driving at the performance limit, […]

Annual results 2019: City calculates double-digit millions

From BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER Kai Elsweier it was visibly uncomfortable. In the budget committee of the main and finance committee, the city treasurer had to admit that the annual accounts for 2019 are likely to be a double-digit million amount more positive than he predicted. On the one hand, this is gratifying because less debt has to be taken up, but it raises a rather bad […]

Valve guards keep late payers busy

Small device - big impact. If citizens of the city do not respond to money debts and do not respond to reminders, the financial administration in Bocholt City Hall has been using valve guards for a few months. They are mounted on the tires of the delinquent payers and let the air out as soon as the car is moved. With a friendly letter, the owners […]

Kämmerer warns of the city's financial imbalance: "We can't go on like this!"

BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER Vision skills are currently required by Kai Elsweier. Because the treasurer must regularly calculate the financial consequences of the corona crisis for the city of Bocholt. He currently estimates the expected minus at more than 20 million euros. The domestic companies had already announced six million euros less trade tax in advance, Elsweier reported yesterday in […]

Reopening in the textile plant with “Mythos Neue Frau” and “Live Speakers”

Bocholt (fiber optic). Less than two months after the lockdown due to the corona measures, the Landschaftsverband Westfahlen-Lippe (LWL) reopened the doors of its museums on Tuesday (May 5.5th). From now on, guests are welcome at the usual opening times at the Bocholt textile plant (Borken district) - of course with restrictions, so that hygiene and distance regulations can be observed. All information about it […]