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town (1991 pop. 25,591), Bolton metropolitan district, NW England, in the Greater Manchester metropolitan area. It has cotton and rayon mills and produces finished textiles, hosiery, knitted goods, machinery, paper, and wood products. There is also some light engineering.
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Police issued CCTV of a man they want to speak to after the robber struck at the Best One shop, on Farnworth Street.
BY GARETH WALKER Rugby Lge Correspondent @garethwalker YOUNG Englishman Herbie Farnworth will step into the NRL cauldron for the first time tomorrow, completing a remarkable journey from Manchester United.
Herbie Farnworth will complete a unique journey from Manchester United to the NRL when he debuts for Brisbane Broncos on Sunday.
Adapted from Paula Hawkins' bestselling novel and starring Samantha Womack and Oliver Farnworth, The Girl On The Train has been adapted into a gripping new play.
The current cast also includes former Coronation Street star Oliver Farnworth as Scott, John Dougall as DI Gaskill, Naeem Hayatt as Kamal Abdic, Adam Jackson-Smith as Tom Watson, Lowenna Melrose as Anna Watson, and Kirsty Oswald as Megan Hipwell.
The 2019 local elections marked a huge shift in the makeup of Bolton council after a night of shock results that saw further gains for grassroots parties in Horwich and Farnworth.
Trimble's second score restored Cov's advantage and clinched a try bonus-point, but Farnworth also completed a first half brace, and Veenendaal's conversion left the hosts holding a five-point interval advantage.
uppy with the latest football skills show as freestyle soccer star John Farnworth rocks in Scotland with his touring show.
Marley Hannah, six, who attends Farnworth Church of England Primary School, is now 'bursting with pride' and has now been practising how to bow ahead ofthe big daywhen Her Majesty Elizabeth II and the Duchess of Sussex officially open the Mersey Gateway bridge with the unveiling of a plaque.
FREESTYLE footballer John Farnworth treated Tyneside schoolchildren to a demonstration of his incredible skills.