Don't put Bocholt to the test!

Ein Kommentar von BERTHOLD BLESENKEMPER Bocholt ist gespalten wie nie zuvor. Das hat die jüngste Nordring-Diskussion in der Familienbildungsstätte gezeigt. Ursache sind die extrem polarisierenden Argumentationen der Straßenbefürworter und -gegner. Hier die CDU, FDP und die Stadtpartei, die mit Plänen aus der Mitte des vorherigen Jahrhunderts Verkehrspolitik für morgen und davon die „Zukunft Bocholts“ abhängig […]

Contact point for kids: Looking for new “Notinsel” partners

Bocholt (PID). The Alliance for the Family will offer training for businesses and institutions that want to become “Notinsel” partners on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at 19:50 p.m. The training takes place in the Löwe & Team company, Osterstrasse 52- XNUMX, and lasts one hour. Registration is not required. “Notinseln” are contact points for children, […]

Child with bike slightly injured

Bocholt (ots) - A 10-year-old child suffered minor injuries in a traffic accident in Bocholt on Wednesday. The girl from Bocholt was on her way to school by bike at around 07.30 a.m. She used the bike path on Osterstraße and wanted to go straight to Münsterstraße. A 67-year-old driver from Bocholt was on the Theodor-Heuss-Ring […]

New brochure on mini and midi jobs

Borken district. The mini-job: even after more than four decades, it is still a popular form of employment - especially among women. The revised brochure "Minor Employment - Social, Tax and Labor Law Basics" is now available from the Equal Opportunities Officer in the Borken district. “The new brochure explains all of this on around 100 pages, […]

To the cinema at speed 186: Police pull 26-year-olds out of traffic on the B473

Hamminkeln (ots) - The Wesel police traffic service stopped a 20.15-year-old man yesterday at 26:473 p.m. The Weseler was traveling in Hamminkeln with an Audi on the Westfalenstraße (B XNUMX) in the direction of Bocholt. He overtook two police officers who were traveling in a civil video vehicle. A subsequently determined speed measurement gave an average of at least […]

According to the study, the cost-benefit ratio for the railway line to Coesfeld is not sufficient

A first feasibility study commissioned by the NWL for a possible restart of the former rail route from Bocholt via Rhede and Borken to Coesfeld for local rail transport (SPNV) has now been completed. Accordingly, there is no sufficient benefit-cost value if overpasses or underpasses have to be built. This is the result of a press release by the Zweckverband Nahverkehr Westfalen-Lippe. Three different […] were examined

Squad training for new firefighters

The first part of the basic training for the new volunteer firefighters in the district of Borken took place over the past three weekends. The participants were given an explanation of the legal basics and were introduced to fire and extinguishing theory. In practical exercises, the vehicles and their loading were familiarized with and the basics of a fire-fighting mission were taught. Due to the gratifyingly high number of participants, the […]

Cross-border platform for regional water management

Since 2011, German and Dutch authorities in the border area have been successfully working together in the “Cross-border platform for regional water management” (GPRW). In the past year, these institutions then declared their intention to continue the cooperation between 2020 and 2023. In future, in addition to the counties of Bentheim and Borken, as well as the Waterschapen Vechtstromen and Rijn en Ijssel […]

Snow White successfully opens Bocholt puppet shows

Bocholt (PID). On Sunday, January 26, 2020, this year's puppet shows started in the old dairy. In the morning and in the afternoon, the play “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” delighted the numerous children and their companions. Matthias Kuchta from the Lille Kartofler puppet theater kidnapped the children with his life-sized dolls into the fascinating fairytale world of the Brothers Grimm. He […]

Pedelec driver slightly injured in accident

Bocholt (ots) - Slight injuries sustained a 72-year-old pedelec rider from Bocholt in a traffic accident on Tuesday. She wanted to cross Isselburger Strasse at around 08.50 a.m. when she was hit by the car of a 70-year-old man from Bocholt, who had turned from Hohenzollernstrasse to Isselburger Strasse. The ambulance service took the woman to […]