Cityhotel Bocholt under new management

Two years after it opened in May 2018, the Cityhotel Bocholt is getting a new tour. Marta Gorazdza (44) will take over responsibility there with immediate effect. The restaurant with an attached beer garden on the ground floor is named after her. "Marta's Restaurant" offers home-style cuisine in addition to a bar. It will open on September 15, 2020. Marta Gorazdza […]

Fruits of fruit trees on public orchard can be harvested

Bocholt (PID). The pear and apple trees on the municipal orchard on Nevelkamp will be ready for harvest in the next few days or weeks. The pear trees on Wollstegge and Barloer Weg are also ready for harvest. Bocholters can harvest the fruit trees free of charge. "Due to this year's persistently dry weather, the fruits are ripe much earlier than in other [...]

On Wednesday there is Krammarkt in Bocholt

The next Krammarkt will take place on Wednesday, September 16. This is open from 9.00 a.m. to 18.30 p.m. Approx. 100 Krammarkt traders present their offer on Gasthausplatz, St.-Georg-Platz, the market square in front of the historic town hall, on Nordstraße, Osterstraße, Neustraße and Neutorplatz. Lots of useful everyday things and a [...]

City Museum shows special exhibition "WE DESPITE (EN) CORONA"

Bocholt (PID). The doors and shutters of the Bocholt City Museum were closed for a long time. After the change of line, small renovations, implementation of the Corona measures and a special exhibition concept, the City Museum will now open from September 22, 2020 with an exhibition on the topic of "WE DESPITE CORONA". The upcoming exhibition will focus on the individual experiences and impressions of Bocholt's citizens [...]

13 new corona cases in the district - 4 of them in Bocholt

Borken district. There are 13 new positive corona cases in the district. Four of them come from Bocholt. This is now communicated by the Borken district. The telephone hotline of the Borken District Health Office for medical questions about the coronavirus (also for testing) is activated at 02861 / 681-1616. She can be reached Monday to Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 14 p.m. and [...]

Fairytale playground opened in Suderwick

Bocholt (EUBOH). Anyone who knows Suderwick also knew the fairytale grandma Ursula Enders. She had numerous characters from the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen in huts in the front yard and behind her house and told generations of children the stories of King Drosselbart, Hansel and Gretel and Co. Enders died in 2018. [...]

Global climate strike in Bocholt on September 25th

On September 25.09th In 2020, various actions will take place as part of the global climate strike. In Bocholt, the participants meet at 16.30 p.m. on Berliner Platz (in front of the shopping arcades) for a climate vigil. Then there will be a bike demo (critical mass). Of course, the Corona hygiene regulations must be observed for all actions. Keep distance! Don't forget your mouth and nose protection!

Maize chopper burns at full speed

The Bocholt fire brigade was called to a burning corn chopper in a field today. The fire caused a lot of smoke in the Biemenhorst district. The maize chopper was extinguished with two teams wearing respiratory protection and two C-pipes. The harvesting machine was then covered with a foam carpet. The Bocholt fire brigade was on site with a total of 25 emergency services. Another expansion [...]

Thomas Kerkhoff is the new mayor of Bocholt

Bocholt (PID). Thomas Kerkhoff is the new mayor of Bocholt. On Sunday, September 13th, 2020 he prevailed with 52,61 percent of the votes in the first ballot. The CDU becomes the strongest party in the city council. These are the preliminary final results of the municipal elections in Bocholt: Mayor's office Thomas Kerkhoff (CDU / FDP): 52,62% Schmeink, Stefan (SPD): 16,01% Ludwig, Monika [...]

Comment on local elections: The chance was there!

Bocholt. (Rü) After a committed and exhausting election campaign by all parties and candidates in the past weeks and months, little has changed in Bocholt. The CDU remains the strongest force, it has a reliable partner in the FDP, the SPD is losing a lot of votes, the Greens are strengthening their influence, the city party is disappointed. The green […]