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 […]

Great response to commemoration

"Keep the memory alive, do not forget so that these unimaginable horrors and crimes never happen again" was the intention of the memorial event yesterday evening on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camp in Auschwitz. The response was great. The St. Agnes chapel, the oldest church in Bocholt, was filled to the last seat. The four high schools in Bocholt, […]

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 […]

Shoplifters steal iPhone

Bocholt (ots) - An iPhone 11 Pro Max worth around 1.100 euros was stolen by unknown thieves in a specialty shop in the shopping arcades on Monday afternoon. The two thieves entered the shop at 14.20:1 p.m. and were shown the phone. They managed to distract the employee and steal the phone. Perpetrator description: XNUMX. […]

Regional agency Münsterland focuses more on specialists

Securing skilled workers in the nursing sector will be the focus of the work of the Regional Agency Münsterland in the future. The steering committee of the regional agency made this clear on Tuesday at the annual cooperation meeting with representatives of the NRW Ministry of Labor, Health and Social Affairs (MAGS) at Münster / Osnabrück Airport. “In the past year, the regional agency has again succeeded with concepts, programs and projects […]

Main runs of the city run are full

Bocholt (PID). Less than 24 hours after opening the registration portal for the 21st Bocholt City Run, it had to be closed again. "The two main runs, the 5 km everyone's run and the 10 km people's and street run are fully booked," reports organizer Ullrich Kuhlmann. In the first 10 minutes after the start of registration in both runs […]

Dieckhues visits guild group at “Christmasworld 2020”

On January 27, Ludger Dieckhues, Managing Director of Economic Promotion and City Marketing Bocholt, visited the "Christmasworld" fair in Frankfurt. 1.050 exhibitors from 48 countries present innovative and original products from the decoration industry. Christmasworld is a trade fair together with the parallel Paper World and Creativworld as well as the “Ambiente” or “Tendence” (2 weeks later), which is part of the overall trade fair concept, […]

Pedestrian injured in accident

Bocholt (ots) - On Monday morning, at around 81:10.00 a.m., an 90-year-old motorist from Bocholt wanted to park backwards in the parking lot of a senior housing complex on Böwings Stegge. He caught a 90-year-old man with his car, who had taken a break during a walk and sat on his walker. The XNUMX-year-old […]