Corona general decree: Risk level one applies from midnight

Currently, 243 people are infected with the corona virus in the district. In Bocholt there are 55, two more than yesterday. The “7-day incidence”, ie the number of new infections reported per 100.000 inhabitants in the last seven days, is currently 38,2 in the Borken district according to the calculations of the district health office. According to the new guidelines announced yesterday (October 16.10.2020, XNUMX) in the CoronaSchutzVerordung [...]

World Savings Day - with a difference this year

Emptying money boxes, picking up presents, children's eyes shining ... ... and a huge crowd - that's how it was every year on World Savings Day on October 30th in our branches. The highest priority of Stadtsparkasse Bocholt is to protect the health and well-being of both its customers and your employees and everything for that [...]

Entrepreneurial women in the skilled trades look to the job market

The last few months have mixed up a lot, including on the job market. The effects of the corona pandemic were clearly felt there. The women entrepreneurs in the handicrafts from the Borken and Coesfeld districts, a working group of working wives and independent handicraft entrepreneurs, asked experts from the employment agency to explain how big these effects were. A significant increase in unemployment and [...]

Fair substitute from the bakery

The Bocholt autumn fair is known to fall victim to the corona pandemic. So the traditional fair start on Friday with the senior afternoon has to be canceled. Volksbank Bocholt, as the main sponsor, wanted to give the senior citizens a little “fair substitute” and yesterday brought them a piece of cake from a Bocholt bakery.

A cheese shop becomes a delicatessen

A delicatessen store is about to move into the former De Goey cheese shop on Neustraße. Ivan Dedić and his brother-in-law open “Fine Food Delicatessen” there. An exact date has not yet been set. According to their own statements, the two want to make it in October. "Much of the old is retained, but we are expanding the range enormously," say the two.

Barrel tapping at the mini fair

Even a mini fair needs a barrel tapping. It was the last for Peter Nebelo. As you know, he will retire at the end of the month. The representatives of the city marketing and the showmen's association were also there. Photo: City Marketing

Urbex photographer Rob Blekkink exhibits in the Koppelkerk

From October 17th, Urbex photographer Rob Blekkink will be exhibiting photos from his Chernobyl series in the Obersaal (bovenzaal) of the Koppelkerk. The exhibition shows incredible images of a city that has been abandoned in a hurry and overgrown by nature over the decades. Urbex photographer Rob Blekkink Rob Blekkink (56, Winterswijk) works for the Ministry of Defense. [...]

Sidewalk on Dingdener Strasse is closed

Bocholt (PID). The sidewalk on Dingdener Straße will be closed at the level of the driveway to the B67 (roundabout) from Monday, October 19, 2020 until probably Thursday, November 19, 2020. There may be obstructions to the flow of traffic. Work is taking place on communication lines. Road users are asked to drive carefully in the area.

ProfilPASS in the autumn holidays

Bocholt (VHS). Hand on heart: who goes to school voluntarily during the holidays? In the first three days of the autumn break, 11 pupils from the international remedial class of the BK West and BK Wasserturm completed the “ProfilPASS” for young people in three days. Highly motivated and committed, the eleven participants took care of an individual [...]

Metal post damaged / causer escapes

Bocholt (ots) - A stranger damaged a metal door post in Bocholt on Thursday. The traffic accident occurred between 08.00:09.30 a.m. and 1.000:XNUMX a.m. at a company on the Schersweide. Without having fulfilled his duties, the polluter went away. The damage is estimated at around XNUMX euros. Please send notes to the [...]

Overlooked scooter drivers when parking

cholt (ots) - A 58-year-old driver from Lichtenvoorde overlooked a scooter driver while pulling out of a parking space on Herzogstraße in Bocholt. The 26-year-old from Bocholt was driving on Herzogstraße in the direction of Dinxperloer Straße at around 11.10 a.m. on Thursday when the Dutchman drove backwards out of a property entrance. The Bocholter hit the car and fell. He injured [...]

Attempted break-in into residential building failed

Bocholt (ots) - Unknown people tried violently to break into an apartment building in Bocholt on Borkener Straße. The perpetrators did not get into the building. There was minor property damage to the front door. The crime occurred on Thursday between 07.50:16.00 a.m. and 02871:2990 p.m. The Kripo asks for information on Tel. (XNUMX) XNUMX.