Successful exam for young carers

Bocholt. The celebrations at the Central School for Health Professions in Bocholt-Borken turned out to be more manageable this year than usual. However, this could by no means dampen the mood of the 27 newly qualified health and nursing students. Taking into account the currently applicable distance and hygiene rules, the graduates of the health and nursing training were able to receive their diplomas. Three years of training - including 2.100 [...]

Bocholt citizens watch the speech by EU President von der Leyen together

On the morning of September 16, 2020, the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, gave her first address on the State of the EU in the European Parliament in Brussels. The Europe Direct Information Center (EDIC) invited to a joint breakfast followed by a discussion. Some Bocholters took the opportunity to listen to von der Leyen's words. Headquarters [...]

Stolen electric bike

Bocholt (ots) - Thieves targeted a pedelec in Bocholt on Wednesday. The perpetrators let go of a gray-painted two-wheeler of the Gazelle type that had been locked on Hemdener Weg. The act took place there between 10.45 a.m. and 12.30 p.m. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in Bocholt: Tel. [...]

The district's environmental committee met for the last time in this electoral period

Borken district. The topic of “climate change” was the focus of the last meeting of the district environmental committee in this electoral period, which took place on Thursday evening (17.09.2020) in the Borkener district building. Initially, it was about the lecture “Forests in the face of climate change”, given by the head of the Münsterland regional forest office, Heinz-Peter Hochhäuser. This was followed by several reports from the administration: on the effects of this year's drought [...]

Award for the Bocholt cemetery culture

Bocholt (PID). The Bocholt cemetery on Blücherstraße in the city is part of the so-called “intangible cultural heritage cemetery culture”. From now on, a sign will indicate this award. ESB directors Gisbert Jacobs and Rainer Ebbing from the city's civil engineering, traffic, urban green and environment department suggested the Bocholt cemetery as part of a nationwide campaign for this award. Already [...]

District electoral committee determines the official result of the district and district council elections

District electoral committee today (September 18.09.2020th, 67,2) determined the official result of the district and district council elections: 2.600 percent of the voters voted for another term of office for District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker District Returning Officer Dr. Ansgar Hörster thanks the more than 18.09.2020 election workers in the Borken district Borken district. In its meeting today (September XNUMX, XNUMX) the district electoral committee decided on the [...]

Start of “Climate Weeks 2020” - hands-on activities and digital offers for young and old

Borken district. The “Climate Weeks” are now starting: for the fourth time, they are there. From Monday, September 21st to Friday, October 2nd, 2020, the focus will be on climate protection - this time, however, mainly in digital form. Together with its municipalities belonging to the district, the district of Borken gives local actors the opportunity to participate in various [...]

VHS administration moves to Neutorplatz

Bocholt (PID). The administration of the Volkshochschule Bocholt-Rhede-Isselburg will move from the Südwall to the new address Neutor 2-4 in Bocholt on Monday. From Monday to Thursday, the VHS in Bocholt is only partially accessible due to the move (02871 953-702 or -697). Delays can also occur when answering e-mails. The office will move [...]

The bathing season at Lake Aasee ends at the weekend

Bocholt (PID). As planned, this year's bathing season at Lake Aasee ends on Sunday, September 20, 2020. This is communicated by the youth, family, school and sport department of the city of Bocholt, which is responsible for operating the bathing bay. “The bathing bay is no longer monitored by a bathing supervisor at the end of the season,” says Thomas Boekhorst, head of the responsible business unit. Due to the pandemic [...]

Drunk driver becomes unruly

Bocholt (ots) - First he endangered himself and others when he was drunk in road traffic, then he was aggressive towards police officers: In custody, the night of Friday ended for a driver. Witnesses had initially notified the police around 01:00 am: A car was on the B67 coming from the direction of Borken in serpentine lines at the height of the

Burglars pry up windows

Bocholt (ots) - Burglars stole a cash box with cash from an office in Bocholt. The perpetrators had used force to gain access to the premises on Europaplatz by opening a window. The time of the offense is between Wednesday, 18.45 p.m. and Thursday, 14.00 p.m. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in Bocholt at [...]

Tax consultant consultation hour in the Chamber of Commerce

Bocholt / Borken district. - The next tax consultant consultation, which the IHK North Westphalia offers together with the Chamber of Tax Consultants Westphalia-Lippe, will take place on Wednesday (23 September) from 15 p.m. in the IHK in Bocholt (Willy-Brandt-Straße 3). Business founders can discuss their questions in confidential one-on-one meetings with a tax advisor. Participation is free of charge, but registration with the IHK [...]

Action against "distraction in traffic"

Borken district (ots) - The NRW police took part in the ROADPOL Safety Day and yesterday held a nationwide day of action on the subject of distraction in traffic. From 06.00 a.m. to 14.00 p.m., 26 officers from the Borken district police carried out district-wide checks. A total of 203 vehicles were checked. The number consists of 142 cars, [...]

“Familienplaner 2021” has been published

Bocholt (PID). The child protection association, Bocholt local association, is once again publishing a family calendar and planner for 2021 together with the youth, family, school and sport department of the city of Bocholt. On Saturday, September 26th, 2020, the Family Planner 2021 will be sold from 12 noon to 15pm in the Arkaden Bocholt. The calendar is available for a nominal fee [...]

Cyclists collide

Bocholt (ots) - A 56-year-old suffered minor injuries in Bocholt on Wednesday. The woman from Bocholt was standing in front of the red light at the intersection of Münsterstrasse / Schwartzstrasse at around 12.05:52 p.m. When the light turned green, she continued her journey. She was overtaken by a 52-year-old cyclist who also lives in Bocholt. The XNUMX-year-old's foot [...]