Stadtquartier Fildeken-Rosenberg: Strengthen leisure activities, nature and local mobility

Bocholt (PID). Until July 31, 2020, the people of Bocholt, in particular the residents of the Fildeken-Rosenberg district, have the opportunity to give their suggestions, ideas and wishes for the development of the district and for the winning design presented on June 25, 2020 for the entire area. The city now announced at a citizens' meeting * about the winning design […]

Käthe-Kollwitz-Haus in Bocholt was inaugurated 25 years ago

A new house with a modern elderly care structure - the Käthe-Kollwitz-Haus scored two points in 1995. For the Johanneswerk, it was the start of residential group concepts and thus a new generation of inpatient care for the elderly. The 25th anniversary cannot be celebrated due to the corona pandemic and the resulting restrictions. But house manager Vera Lehmkuhl […]

Parked car damaged and escaped

Bocholt (ots) - Bad surprise for a driver in Bocholt: An unknown person has caused property damage of around 1.000 euros to her car. The gray-painted Citroen had stood on Schwanenstrasse, where the accident occurred between Monday 20.00:08.20 p.m. and Tuesday XNUMX:XNUMX a.m. The polluter moved away without fulfilling his legal obligations […]

City history: From the history of the Hünting estate

If you ask about the sports facilities “Am Hünting” these days, the explanatory answer does not only refer to the street name, which is also the same. Most of the local experts associate this name with the popular football sport, the eventful times of the clubs 1. FC Bocholt and Olympia Bocholt and the open-air concerts on their spacious courses […]

Cyclists captured while crossing

Bocholt (ots) - A cyclist suffered minor injuries in an accident in Bocholt on Monday. The 65-year-old cycled around 11.45 a.m. on the Mühlenweg towards Dingdener Straße. According to initial knowledge, the Bocholter wanted to turn left into Schwertstrasse. When crossing the Mühlenweg, there was a collision with the car of a 37-year-old […]

First cyclist brakes, second is seriously injured

Bocholt (ots) - A cyclist was seriously injured in an accident in Bocholt on Monday. The 47-year-old was on the Salierstrasse towards Karolingerstrasse around 18.00 p.m. Suddenly a 48-year-old Bocholter braked his bike abruptly because he had seen a friend. The cyclist behind him started up and fell; a […]

Contrary to the forecast: Bocholt's population remains stable

Bocholt (PID). The State Statistics Office (IT.NRW) published the latest population statistics as of December 31.12.2019, 2018 *. According to these statistics, Bocholt can maintain the population and even increase it slightly - contrary to the forecast from XNUMX. The office for future and strategic questions has now communicated this to the city of Bocholt. “According to the forecast published last year, it was forecast to […]

Summer vacation campaign at the Bocholt textile plant

How was it and what did you play in a time without Internet, Playstation or Barbie dolls? These questions are the subject of a campaign to which the Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe (LWL) invites you to its Bocholt industrial museum in the last week of the holiday (Monday, August 3.8, to Friday, August 7.8). Inspired by the current special exhibition "Mythos Neue Frau", children between eight […]

Management of the community caritas retired

Since 1999, Johannes Janßen-Kappenberg in the Caritas Association has been responsible for networking the association's work with the community caritas in the parishes in the Bocholt dean's office. During his tenure, the challenges of merging the municipalities and refugee work began in 2015. Now he begins his retirement and took the opportunity to hold a small celebration to […]

Initial diagnosis of "coronavirus infection" in Bocholt's home is not confirmed

Fortunately, the initial diagnosis of “coronavirus infection” on Friday in a resident of the integration aid in Bocholt has not been proven to be true. This was the result of further tests in the hospital. As a precautionary measure, the district health office in Borken had already tested all 46 contact persons in the facility by the German Red Cross. The result of these samples is now available: All […]

Cabaret evening with Bernd Stelter misplaced

Bocholt. The cabaret evening planned for 20.09.20 "Hurray, from Monday is the weekend again" with Bernd Stelter has to be postponed due to the current federal-state resolution of 17.06.20. All major events are still to be canceled by 31.10.20. The evening planned at Tile Theissen with around 1.400 visitors will take place next year as part of Theissens Comedy Hall on Sunday, […]

15 students from the technical college are now REFA work organizers

In the future, companies will need specialists and managers who have learned to take on new tasks if necessary. The effective implementation of, for example, Industry 4.0 or change projects requires optimally designed work processes. With the REFA degree “REFA work organizer”, employees acquire the decisive methodological knowledge. 15 students from the technical college participated in the second joint educational initiative of […]

EWIBO has a new apartment building built on Dingdener Strasse

Bocholt. A new apartment building is being built on Dingdener Straße 27, opposite the fire station. Six larger and two small apartments are being built there, some of which are publicly funded. Now the first symbolic groundbreaking took place. The client is the development and operating company of the city of Bocholt (EWIBO). The company has been commissioned by the City Council of Bocholt to provide affordable housing in […]

Unknown people wanted to blow up ATMs on Kurfürstenstrasse

Bocholt (ots) - This morning at 03:02 a.m. in Bocholt at Kurfürstenstrasse 141, an attempt was made to blow up the free-standing ATM there. Two previously unknown male perpetrators have already attached an explosive device to the ATM. But then you were obviously disturbed in the further execution of the crime and with a black scooter into unknown […]

The district's support telephone hotline has “all ears full”

Borken district. The employees of the district of Borken, who are currently supporting the telephone hotline of the district of Warendorf with regard to “Coronavirus information”, have “all ears full”. In order for this to work technically, some of the callers from the Warensdorf district are redirected to the hotline room in the Borkener district house. There, the district officials take weekend [...]