Closed grass pitches in Bocholt

Too much rain and snow: Due to the weather, the grass pitches in the entire Bocholt city area are not playable today, April 6, 2021. This is announced by the sports administration after the municipal sports field control of the waste disposal and service company Bocholt (ESB) had checked the places. The artificial turf and tennis courts are not affected by the closure.

CDU: Bocholt should take part in city cycling again

As the CDU parliamentary group proposes in an application for the main and finance committee, Bocholt should also take part in the city cycling campaign this year. The city councilors cite the variety in everyday Corona life and the high importance of cycling throughout the city as the reason. So far, Bocholt has taken part in the city cycling campaign every two years. Last cycled [...]

Former “juice shop” is to give way to a large beer garden

The former “juice shop” on Europaplatz, which has found a new domicile in Nordstrasse today, is being demolished. In its place, a large beer garden is to be created between the Freudenhaus and the district craftsmen, which will then belong to the city hotel complex (formerly the Kolping House) and will also be served from there. The investors are planning a garden setting with a small stage and an LED screen [...]

Möllmann appointed general representative of the Volksbank

Volksbank Bocholt eG is expanding the bank's management board. On April 1, 2021, Michael Möllmann (49), Head of Sales Management and since September 1, 2015 authorized signatory of Volksbank Bocholt eG, was appointed by the bank's supervisory board as a general agent. Michael Möllmann looks back on 26 years of work at Volksbank Bocholt eG. In the […]

Because of compulsory corona testing: Dutch people want to use old smuggling routes again

The Dutch are angry about the new German corona rules. Especially in Dinxperlo, where only the middle of the Heelweg separates the two countries, the mandatory test when crossing the border, which will apply from today, is not considered to be practicable. This is reported by the daily De Gelderlander. The petrol stations already felt the effects of the new rules on the Easter weekend. [...]

258 out of more than 60.000 rapid tests positive in Holy Week

According to District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker carried out 61.600 rapid corona tests. There were also thousands of tests at employers, in geriatric care facilities and self-tests at home. 258 of the citizen tests were positive. Overall, the infection process in the region could be significantly brightened and chains of infection were broken. "What a great achievement the people [...]