Mayoral election in Bocholt: The candidates introduce themselves

Last name Ludwig First name Monika Age 61 Occupation or professional experience Orthodontic technician Country of origin Germany Marital status Married Hobbies Beekeeping, reading, gardening Why is the election of mayor important? For me it is important that the Bocholters decide who should represent them at many events. The people who live in Bocholt should be able to identify with their mayor [...]

"Children against Corona" - handover of masks at the Clemens Dülmer School

By BIANCA MÜMKEN (text and photos) The children of the Clemens Dülmer School had shining eyes today when they received their self-painted mouth and nose protection masks. These were given to you by Anne Beckmann, Corona-Hilfe-Bocholt and Kira Böing, the school management team and their hard-working helpers. With brightly painted masks in their arms, they visited the individual school classes and [...]

“LogIN” - New offer for schoolchildren

Bocholt (PID). Lack of hardware, hardly sufficient basic knowledge in dealing with the PC, tablet or smartphone: In the past few months in particular, it became clear that many schoolchildren were unable to take part in homeschooling adequately or were often difficult to reach via the usual channels. That is why the Department of Youth, Family, School and Sport, in cooperation with the [...]

Bicycle tour for seniors

Bocholt. The association “Leben im Alter” (LiA eV) and the General German Bicycle Club (ADFC) invite you to a guided bicycle tour for seniors on Friday, September 18, 2020. The meeting point and departure is at 14:30 pm at the LiA district meeting point Werther Strasse 149. Participation is free. The total distance is about 20-30 km including a break. The […]

Dance club for the young at heart

Bocholt. A dance meeting for the generation aged 55 and over will take place on Friday, September 11, 2020 in the gym on St. Josef-Platz in Bocholt. The event is aimed at people who want to swing the dance floor to the rock'n roll of the 50s, to the beat of the 60s and pop of the 70s. Start is at 16:45 pm [...]

All grass courts in Bocholt closed

Bocholt (PID). Due to the rainfall, the grass pitches in the entire city area are currently not playable. After inspection by the ESB and checking the conditions of the pitch, it was decided on Thursday afternoon that all grass pitches in the city area will be closed on Thursday, September 3, 2020 due to the current rainfall. It is therefore not possible to use the grass pitches. The artificial turf and [...]

Kreis asks for nationwide registration of defibrillators

Borken district. In the event of a medical emergency, it is important to act quickly: The use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) can be life-saving. An attempt is made to bring the heartbeat rhythm into the normal range by delivering electrical surges. In combination with a chest compressions within the first five minutes after the emergency, the chances of a [...]

City of Bocholt welcomes eleven trainees

Bocholt (PID). "Welcome to the team!" With these words, Mayor Peter Nebelo, Annette Hünting (Head of Central Administration) and Training Manager Judith Nienhaus welcomed eleven young people to the City of Bocholt who are starting their training or dual studies. As prospective Bachelor of Laws students, Nadine Gausche, Viktoria Olbing, Jan Willing, Luisa Hölling, Maxime-Catherine Müller, Lennart [...]

City buses run until 23.15:XNUMX p.m. on the occasion of the Moonlight shopping

Bocholt. Friday, September 04.09.2019th, 23 is that time again - you can shop longer in the entire city center - until 23.15 p.m.! In addition, “Bocholt lures high up” with a mini fair and the associated carousels and gastronomic offers in the city center. Therefore, all Bocholt city buses run at the usual frequency until about XNUMX:XNUMX p.m. (last departure from [...]

Driven again without a license

Bocholt (ots) - A car driver in Bocholt received a criminal complaint on Wednesday: The 30-year-old was unable to show a driver's license when police officers checked him on Hemdener Weg at around 18.10 p.m. It turned out that the Bocholter does not have a driving license. He had to do without a further journey. In addition, after consulting with the [...]

Cyclist collides with a truck turning off

Bocholt (ots) - A cyclist suffered minor injuries in an accident in Bocholt on Wednesday. The 41-year-old had cycled the cycle path on Münsterstrasse towards Rhede at around 14.00 p.m. When the owner crossed Robert-Bosch-Strasse, there was a collision with a truck: A 31-year-old Kerpener had turned right from Münsterstrasse into [...]

Two injured in a collision

Bocholt (ots) - A motorcyclist was seriously injured in an accident in Bocholt on Wednesday. A 68-year-old drove his car down Kollbeckersstegge from Bocholt at around 14.30 p.m. The Dutchman from Neede stopped at the intersection with Hemdener Ringstrasse and let two motorbikes pass. Finally he drove off to continue his journey [...]

Sven König changes to 1. FC Bocholt

1. FC Bocholt struck again on the transfer market and signed Sven König. The 24-year-old attacker was able to convince those responsible in the test match against Nottuln (two goals) and in personal discussions. König was trained in his youth by Arminia Bielefeld and at Sportfreunde Siegen, where he also jumped from [...]

Stammtisch for adoptive and foster parents meets

Bocholt (PID). The next meeting of the get-together for foster and adoptive parents will take place on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, from 20 p.m. to 22 p.m. in the premises of the Youth, Family, School and Sport department, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Straße 77. The theme of the evening is “No power to drugs - an update for educators - dangers, effects and risks of current drugs”. [...]

The Borken district is number one nationwide in terms of the childcare rate for three to six year olds

Borken district. The recently published official statistics from IT.NRW show a peak value for the childcare rate for three to six year old children in the Borken district. As of March 1, 2020, 98,2 percent (NRW average: 91,1 percent) of them were in a daycare center or in day care. In a national comparison, the district of Borken has the highest childcare rate [...]