City sponsors Bocholt voucher “for the last time” with 300.000 euros

By BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER The city of Bocholt is providing another 300.000 euros for another voucher campaign. In total, a bonus of 20 percent will be financed from the 1,5 million euros then available for distribution. That was what the Council decided tonight. In addition, BEW customers should be able to convert their annual bonus into Bocholt vouchers. That can once again [...]

1. FC Bocholt sign Maurice Pluntke from Kickers Offenbach

1. FC Bocholt, current leader of the Oberliga Niederrhein, is pushing the squad planning for the new season. The club has now signed former youth international Maurice Pluntke from Kickers Offenbach (Regionalliga Südwest) for the new season. The 27-year-old defensive player signed a contract at Bocholter Hünting that was valid until June 30.06.2022th, XNUMX and was independent of league membership. Pluntke [...]

Online seminar on digitization meets with great interest

Around 160 women from all over the district took part in the lecture “Your personal time management - opportunities for digitization”. The speaker Anja Schröer from Bocholt knew how to inspire the participants with her interesting and lively lecture. The business graduate, trainer and coach explained how good time management has to look like in the digital age so that [...]

Residents of the refugee accommodation on Theodor-Heuss-Ring tested negative for Corona

After the corona virus was detected in a resident of one of the refugee shelters at Theodor-Heuss-Ring in Bocholt, he and his family were immediately quarantined by the city of Bocholt. In addition, the Borken district health office arranged for all people living in the building complex as well as some employees of the “Development and Operating Company of the City [...]

Preparation for road renovation in the course of rail electrification begins

As part of the electrification of the Bocholt-Wesel railway line, the city of Bocholt is optimizing the road layout and the cross-section of Kaiser-Wilhelm-Straße in the curve area and at the level crossing. The preparatory measures are now starting for this. Specifically, it is planned to enlarge the curve radius and widen the footpaths and bike paths in the area of ​​the track crossings and in the curve area. As preparatory work, [...]

Call to companies: Participate in the digital Girls'Day and Boys'Day

A special anniversary: ​​On April 22nd, 2021, Girls'Day will take place nationwide for the twentieth time and Boys'Day for the tenth time - due to the corona-related situation, however, for the first time as a primarily digital event. After the nationwide day of action last year had to be canceled at short notice due to Corona, it is all the more important for the organizers to have another [...]

IHELP - young people get to know civic engagement

Young people with a migration background in particular should get to know the voluntary fire brigade, sports clubs or environmental organizations. Other fields of activity are social, educational and educational institutions. That is the idea behind the jusina project IHELP. "The young people can build a network and make personal contacts and friendships in Bocholt," says project manager Agnes Wellkamp, ​​"in addition to the advantages for the community and the [...]

JUNGE UNI: Online courses start now

The new semester of the JUNGEN UNI has started. Due to the ongoing lockdown, the first offers are now taking place as online courses. After a digital start of the semester, the first courses at JUNGEN UNI are now starting online. It starts on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 with the “Power Point for Beginners” course. On three dates, children and [...]

Schwanenstrasse becomes a one-way street

A new car park is currently being built on Schwanenstrasse near the vocational college. As part of this work, the cycle traffic routing on Schwanenstrasse will also be renewed. For this reason, Schwanenstraße will be closed on half of Schwanenstraße from Monday, February 22, 2021 until probably Monday, April 26, 2021, and a one-way traffic system will be set up. Schwanenstrasse can be used in this [...]

Lantern damaged and then driven away

Bocholt (ots) - An unknown driver caused property damage of around 1.000 euros in Bocholt on Tuesday. The perpetrator hit a lantern backwards with a car on Neutorplatz at around 08.45:XNUMX a.m. A witness claims the driver got out and looked at the damage. Then he had to deal with a [...]

Door stops

Bocholt (ots) - A burglar failed last weekend in Bocholt: The perpetrator tried in vain to pry open the front door of a residential building on Europaplatz. The police asks for information to the criminal investigation department in Bocholt: Tel. (02871) 2990.

Westfälische Hochschule: Almost all exams are taken “at a distance”.

The current examination period at the Westphalian University has been running at the end of the winter semester since February 7000th. Because of the Corona protection regulations, the university management decided in mid-January that as many as possible, ideally all exams "at a distance". "With a specially built online exam server, we carry out more than XNUMX online exams," says Prof. Tatjana Oberdörster, Vice President for Studies [...]