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Ramsbottom & Tottington

Ramsbottom Music Centre and The Chocolate Cafe's joint wall and gate has been removed following the collision between a Smart car in Central Street

Elderly driver has lucky escape as her car crashes into a brick wall in Ramsbottom

Maria McCrae with her daughter four-year-old Tia McCrae enjoying lunch at Peel Brow Primary School nursery

Parents and tots have a taste of life at nursery

East Lancashire Railway's canopy at the Bolton Street Station

ELR's £10,000 boost for canopy roof project

The cycling scarecrow cable tied to the bike which was bolted into the family home's front wall before it was stolen

Brother and sister delighted after stolen scarecrow returns

'Sizzling' performance sends Sophia and Zac into next stage of Rotary National Young Chef competition

Holcombe Brook Primary School pupils with their 2D figures of themselves as world leaders with their ‘If I were a world leader’ messages

Holcombe Brook youngsters join world education campaign

CPUK's customer care manager Gary Hollingsworth handing over the money to Bury Scouts group leader Tim Jackson

Cash boost for Tottington Scout group

ALFA Raising Music Festival 2015 at Premier Suite, Macron, Horwich.Ramsbottom Community Choir give their first ever public performance.
Images by Steve Holt,Bolton News,Monday June 22 2015. (29748418)

Ramsbottom choir raises the roof at the Macron stadium

Peel Brow School, Ramsbottom, PTA, governors and staff took part in Muddy Maniacs on Sunday 14th June. The event took place at Burrs Country Park, Bury and is a 5K run with over 10 obstacles to fight your way through to reach the finish line. The course i

School's 'muddy maniacs' in fundraising event

Stuart Murray, with one of the Bleakholt goats

No kidding - Stuart takes up a leading role at Bleakholt

Organisers Tom Whitehead and Falmai Binns with the site of the controversial proposed Scout Moor Wind Farm, seen from Holcombe Hill

Picnic on moor to discuss controversial wind farm

Opening of new dementia suite at Lavender Hills Care Home, Bury.

Photo: Jake Berry MP for Rossendale and Darwen with director Omair Haidar at the opening of the new dementia suite.

12th June 2015

Photo: Gary Taylor
Tel: 07762 756577


MP opens Ramsbottom care home's new dementia unit

Back on the table: Controversial plan for Ramsbottom town centre

Pupils take on tough challenges at school

Pupils take on tough challenges at school

Retired professor earns high praise in photography competition

Retired professor earns high praise in photography competition

Plan for extra wind turbines sparks fresh concerns

Plan for extra wind turbines sparks fresh concerns

34 jobs under threat at paper mill

34 jobs under threat at paper mill

Family event set to attract thousands

Family event set to attract thousands

The junction of Market Street and Laurel Street. Image: Google Maps.

Woman injured in Tottington crash

Stephen steps up for charity event

Stephen steps up for charity event

Greenmount Primary School new habitat areaJames Rothwell 10 and Alexandra Cross.10.
 Picture by Richard Holton Newsquest(Bolton) ltd Copyright 2nd June, 2015 (27851938)

Youngsters dig deep to create outdoor classroom

Patrick Beetson from Ramsbottom. Pothole outside his house.
Picture by Richard Holton Newsquest(Bolton) ltd Copyright 1st June, 2015
Edition: Bury Times

Residents want potholes filled before speed humps are installed

From left to right, Ruth Dowd, secretary Ramsbottom juniors Football Club, Paul Graham, under sevens coach and Steve Nicholls a paramedic and CPR and defibrillator training provider

Vandals try to destroy football club's new defibrillator

Left to right Gregg Fletcher, chairman of Ramsbottom Business Group, Danny Mellor, headteacher of Peel Brow Primary School, Charlotte Greenwood of the PTA, Rob Hodkinson, Ramsbottom Business Group treasurer

Appeal for donations following raid at primary school

MadDogGuitars jazz bar and rehearsal rooms

Businessman one step closer to saving jazz bar

Dawn Taylor and Peter Allen with new heart difib placed outside ISM Waste on Kenyon Street, Ramsbottom.Images by Steve Holt, Bury Times, Friday May 22 2015. (26922799)

Ramsbottom company's 'heartfelt' gesture by making defibrillator available to neighbouring homes and businesses

Dave Reynolds is pictured with some of his programmes

Football fan Dave plans a lasting legacy

One of the nuns takes refuge in the wreckage

Ramsbottom mountaineer Melanie returns home after surviving Everest avalanche and Nepal earthquake

The Ramsbottom Chocolate Festival in April

Mouthwatering win for Michael in competition to create special chocolate bar for Ramsbottom Festival's fifth birthday

Speed limits set to arrive in Ramsbottom streets

Speed limits set to arrive in Ramsbottom streets

Bury Council’s recycling awareness officer, Talat Afzal educating children at Peel Brow Primary School

Youngsters get green for the day after recycling master class

Pictured with their Craven Dairy Auction reserve champion are Sam and Louise Wood, who is holding her seven-month-old daughter Ava.

Double achievement for Holcombe farming family

Anna Lowthian, centre, with 10th Ramsbottom Guides, where she is training to become an adult leader

Girl Guide accepts exclusive invite to Queen's Garden Party

The balloons are launched at the Bury Cancer Support Fill the Hill campaign at Peel Tower

Businesses 'Fill the Hill' to back cancer support centre

Step back into the 1940s with the ELR (picture courtesy of www.kre8photographic.co.uk)

Step back into the 1940s with the ELR

Holcombe School in Holcombe Village, Bury.Police and local schoolchildren on speed awareness event for drivers.Ten years old Mirren Walker with speed gun.
Images by Steve Holt, Bury Times, Monday May 11 2015. (25791885)

Pupils challenge speeding drivers

CLASSIC: Alan Clayton pictured with his 1936 Railton Fairmile 2 classic car

Vintage extravaganza goes down a treat

Damage at the house after a fire in Bury Road, Tottington

UPDATED: Family 'are lucky to be alive' after candle fire destroys their home

Melanie is pictured on the floor of a dining room tent where she slept after the tragedy

Ramsbottom mountaineer's grief in the wake of Nepal earthquake and Everest avalanche tragedy

IDS in Ramsbotton, supporting David Nuttal in Election 2015.Pictured with local businessman,Rob Hodkinson.
Images by Steve Holt,Bury Times, Monday April 27 2015. (24389632)

Former Tory leader goes shopping in Ramsbottom

Judges and officials pictured left, Dianne Mason, Roger Brown, Marion Benson, Hilary Marshall and Alan Cooper with some of the exhibits at Tottington Horticultural Society spring show

Flowers on display at Tottington Horticultural Society’s annual spring show

NOMINEES: (L-R) Maria Monetti, Hayley Bromley, Emily Hobson, and Andrea Murgatroyd of Elite Hair

Hair salon celebrates award nomination for third straight year

Holcombe Brook tennis club matches barred because of roadworks

Holcombe Brook tennis club matches barred because of roadworks


Driver cut free from car after crash in Holcombe Brook

Freddie Bearn is pictured being presented with a framed certificate by John Crisford, national chairman of the Royal British Legion

Young Freddie sets the standard

Recycling pledge lands Kathleen a sweet treat

Photographer Mike Bisson's image of a sheep and her lamb in Edenfield, on the edge of the Rossendale Valley

Judges captivated by Mike's spring lamb photo

Youngsters' tree prank leaves 300 homes without power

Youngsters' tree prank leaves 300 homes without power

Woodhey High School pupils with their unwanted shoes

Pupils put their 'sole' into heart campaign

Melanie is pictured holding her flag at Holcombe Tower

Mountaineer Melanie prepares for assault on Mount Everest

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