So far 640 signatures against an overpriced town hall renovation

640 people have already signed the petition against an overpriced town hall renovation in Bocholt. This means that 60 percent of the required quorum has been achieved. "We have extended the submission deadline by a month because it makes more sense to hand the petition over to the new mayor Thomas Kerkhoff than to Peter Nebelo," reports initiator Berthold Blesenkemper. The petition is [...]

Day of action: children's rights create the future

Bocholt (PID). In recent years, World Children's Day was celebrated with great success and with the participation of many Bocholt institutions and associations as a day of action in the St. Josef Gymnasium. Since this popular event has to be canceled this year due to the corona pandemic, the organizing community of the World Children's Day is organizing an alternative campaign for [...]

Corona causes tourism to collapse in the Borken district

5f68bc519921e 5f68bc51aec08 Corona causes a slump in tourism: In the first half of the year, around 77.200 guests visited the Borken district - 48 percent less than in the same period of the previous year. The number of overnight stays fell by 42 percent to around 176.000. This is announced by the Food-Enjoyment-Restaurants Union. The NGG relies on figures from the State Statistical Office. [...]

Training on the subject of "Aids"

Bocholt (PID). For legally voluntary supervisors, authorized representatives and interested parties, a training course on the subject of “Aids” will take place on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 18:30 pm in the EinGangMenu, Schonenberg 6a in Bocholt, as part of the “Well trained-well represented” training program. Registration is mandatory. Registrations are accepted by the Social Service of Catholic Women (SkF) on Tel. 02871 2518223 [...]

Colliding at the intersection

Bocholt (ots) - Two injured drivers and property damage amounting to around 6.500 euros - that's the balance sheet of a traffic accident that took place in Bocholt-Spork on Monday. It happened around 09.30:33 a.m.: A XNUMX-year-old was driving on Dinxperloer Straße in the direction of Bocholt. At the intersection with Sporker Ringstrasse, the [...]

Markus Krafczyk is the new state chairman of the FREIE VÄHLER NRW

Markus Krafczyk from Bocholt was elected chairman of the FREIEN VÄHLER NRW on Saturday at the state party conference in Kamen. The member of the city party emphasized in his introductory speech that he sees the organizational preparation of the federal election in 2021 and the state election in 2022 as one of his main tasks. The new board wants to deal thematically with the areas of economic and [...]