RNLI Hoylake volunteers assist a yacht in distress in the River Mersey

The RNLI lifeboat was requested to launch by the UK Coastguard at 2.24pm on Wednesday 26…

Police introduce Dispersal Zone in West Kirby

Merseyside Police has introduced a Dispersal Zone in West Kirby today, Thursday 27 May, following reports…

What’s happening at Wirral Waters?

This article is in two parts: the first, immediately below, being a broad narrative of our…

Port Sunlight’s Gladstone Theatre announces Irish music show

After a hugely successful 2019/20 UK Tour, ‘One Night in Dublin’, Irish band ‘The Wild Murphys’ head back out…

Merseyside Police Commissioner’s response – modern slavery super-complaint

Merseyside’s Police Commissioner has welcomed an independent report released today in response to a super-complaint submitted…

Wirral author delighted to have her work included in Liverpool time capsule

Award-winning Wirral author Natalie Reeves Billing’s book, Ben and the Bug, which she wrote to help…

Police Commissioner statement on anniversary of George Floyd’s murder

Merseyside’s Police Commissioner Emily Spurrell said, “Today marks a year since the tragic death of George…

Elizabeth (Betty) Groom

ELIZABETH (BETTY) GROOM Passed away peacefully in Arrowe Park Hospital on 20 May 2021 at age…

New bold plans for the future of Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service

Exciting plans to increase the number of fire engines and the development of a new state-of-the-art…

AND arts festival comes to Birkenhead

A curated weekend of open-air screenings coincides with a large scale sonic installation, both located at…

Multi-million-pound initiative to transform North Birkenhead community

A multi-million-pound initiative that will transform the lives of children and young people in North Birkenhead…

New Deputy Chief Constable for Merseyside Police appointed

Chief Constable Serena Kennedy has appointed a new Deputy Chief Constable for Merseyside Police.  Ian Critchley,…

£3000 raised at Heswall charity football match

On Wednesday 19 May 2021 at Heswall Football Club, the second ever ‘Bowel Cancer Awareness’ Charity…

Visitors can return to browsing at Wirral’s central libraries

The borough’s four central libraries reopen their doors to customers wanting to browse the bookshelves as…

Metro Mayor launches major new campaign to ditch the car for short journeys

METRO Mayor Steve Rotheram today launched a major campaign urging people to ditch their cars for…