"We despite (en) Corona"

“We despite (en) Corona” - under this motto, the Bocholt City Museum presents works and impressions about the current corona pandemic in a special exhibition. With photographs, works of art, paintings and various handicrafts, very personal and individual impressions of the current pandemic are shown. The First City Councilor Thomas Waschki opened the exhibition on September 21, 2020. The string quartet of the [...]

City is looking for tree sponsors

Bocholt (PID). The city, the university and the family education center (Fabi) are looking for tree sponsors for the areas on the grounds of the Westphalian University, who are to plant a total of 50 fruit trees. “We gladly took up the idea of ​​the family education center-Mehrgenerationenhaus Bocholt, to plant fruit trees for the 50th anniversary. For this purpose, the city of Bocholt is making a partial area available on which 24 [...]

Belgian partnership judge fatally injured

Bocholt (EUBOH). “To remain a dreamer, to always see the good in the other, to put everything into perspective and to give people confidence.” - with these words the municipality of Belgisch-Bocholt describes its fatally injured lay judge. Leo Cardinaels is with his motorcycle on September 20, 2020 in the Ardennes in the neighborhood of [...]

Free initial consultation on September 23 in Bocholt

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 [...]

Youngsters from Bocholt go to Berlin

Bocholt. The jusina eV association (youth welfare and social integration) will soon be organizing an educational trip for young people between the ages of 14-17. From October 11th to 15th it's going to Berlin. In the capital, the 15 participants from different types of schools in Bocholt set out to search for traces of the German-German past. The program is about [...]

On the trail of the peace riders

Anyone who is traveling on the Peace Route with their Leeze between Münster and Osnabrück can now listen to interesting, exciting and surprising stories at twelve different listening stations - in three languages. A funding project makes it possible and, together with updated route guidance and various marketing measures, contributes to the upgrading and touristic experience of the route [...]

Red Cross welcomes paramedic trainees

Borken district (drk-press). The Red Cross in the Borken district has hired four young people who are being trained as emergency paramedics. With this, the aid organization underlines its high standard of training, combined with excellent quality. The Red Cross operates four rescue stations in Gescher, Vreden, Südlohn and Isselburg in the Borken district. The district authority is responsible for the rescue service in the region [...]

Ordnungsamt: Comply with mask requirements on weekly market!

Bocholt (PID). The Public Order Department points out that according to the currently valid Corona Protection Ordinance, mouth and nose covering must be worn on the weekly market. This also applies if you only cross the weekly market without shopping there. The weekly market takes place on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 13 p.m. and on Saturdays until 14 p.m. In this […]