New wheelchair ‘life changing’ for Neston woman

  Kirsty Wilson has been able to go out with her children for the first time…

‘Spot-check’ service will boost COVID-safety for businesses

  Wirral businesses will soon be able to assess, and boost, their ‘COVID-safe’ measures with a…

Cheshire West and Chester Council’s winter maintenance keeps the great outdoors looking great

  Today is “Blue Monday” recognised by many as the least cheerful day of the year,…

New Campaign Shines Spotlight on Liverpool’s Culture Club

  For the first time, Liverpool’s arts organisations have come together in a brand new campaign…

Two men jailed for burglary at student homes

  Two men have been sentenced for burglary and attempted burglary at student houses in Liverpool.…

Charity poetry competition opens for children and teens

  A popular poetry competition returns for its 12th year by inviting children and young people…

Merseyside Police support Neighbourhood Policing Week of Action

  This week (17 – 23 January), Merseyside Police is supporting the NPCC Neighbourhood Policing (NP)…

Sunday Snippets for week-ending 16 January 2022

Welcome to “Sunday Snippets” a weekly feature from birkenhead.news. It is a round-up of important local…

Tranmere win over Rochdale extends unbeaten run to eight games

Tranmere hosted Rochdale this afternoon for a 3pm kick-off, in their latest fixture of the 2021/22…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up 15 January 2022

This is the birkenhead.news weekly round-up of police activity in and around Wirral during the previous…

Energy use ‘must be halved’ in under 20 years in Liverpool City Region

  Energy use must be halved in less than 20 years for the Liverpool City Region…

Birkenhead MP voices concerns over school ban on Trans Girls

  Mick Whitley, Member of Parliament for Birkenhead, has voiced his concerns at the announcement by…

Wirral men sentenced following sexual assault at Liverpool hotel

  Two Wirral men have today been sentenced for sexually assaulting a woman following a night…

Liverpool residents outline their priorities

  MORE than 900 people have responded to the first phase of a survey about how to make…

New scheme launches to steer maritime innovation

  A first of its kind innovation support programme for maritime and related industries has launched…