Residents slam pallet company turning quiet street into ‘industrial area’

Neighbours on a quiet residential road have slammed a pallet company for turning it into “an…

Make CIC’s ambitious plans for new arts hub and cafe in Birkenhead

A dilapidated office is being turned into a “forever home” for social enterprise Make CIC as…

Council tax hike looms for some unoccupied Wirral homes

Council Tax for some Wirral homeowners is expected to double in a matter of weeks. The change…

Residents’ concerns about safety at Wallasey construction site

Concerns have been raised by neighbours about the safety of “a monstrosity” being built opposite their…

Wirral Hackney cab drivers slam charges to update their tariffs

Hackney carriage drivers have called an up to £40 charge to update their tariffs “a slap…

Taxi driver showcases Birkenhead’s disappearing history

As black cabs on the Wirral say they’re seeing a drop in trade, one driver has…

£38,000 a year school told ‘urgent action’ needs to be taken

A Wirral school with fees of £38,000 a year has been told “urgent action” is needed…

Council to spend more than £2m improving Wirral to get ‘basics right’

Wirral Council will spend more than £2m over the next year to “tackle the things that…

Birkenhead shopping centre purchase ‘a success story’ according to councillors

The multi-million pound purchase of two major shopping centres has led to Birkenhead “becoming quite vibrant again,”…

Wirral council tax likely to rise following unanimous budget support

Everyone who pays Council Tax in Wirral should expect to see a rise in April with…

Higher than forecast tidal surge at West Kirby leaves council unable to close all floodgates in time

Wirral Council was not able to close the gates of its £20m West Kirby sea wall…

Mixed fortunes across council’s Birkenhead property portfolio valuations

Birkenhead’s Vue cinema and a centre that once housed the town’s Wilko store have lost millions of…

Birkenhead footfall statistics spark town centre shopping debate

Birkenhead shoppers said the area “feels like a ghost town” despite reports the town centre is…

Wirral Council forecasts £31m borrowing costs in upcoming budget

Wirral Council’s services will be charged more than £31m of costs linked to borrowing according to…

Luxury West Kirby flat plans pushed back due to council website error

Plans for 12 new luxury flats have been pushed back following a “cockup” by Wirral Council.…