Drugs and cash seized as two arrested in Birkenhead

Two men were arrested on suspicion of drugs offences after officers on patrol spotted a man…

Man gets jail time for burglary at church

A man who stole from a church in Liverpool was sentenced to more than three years…

Kayakers raise ‘oarsome’ amount for Claire House

Local businessman Mike Dudley has raised over £35,000 for children’s hospice, Claire House, by organising his…

Pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics to open at Matalan stores in Wirral

The local NHS and Wirral Council are teaming up with Matalan to offer people the chance…

Man jailed for life for the murder of Lee Andrew in St Helens

A St Helens man has today been jailed for life for the murder of 33-year-old Lee…

Historic Chester alleyway being restored

Restoration work on Chester’s historic streets remains a key priority for Cheshire West and Chester Council.…

New trustee steps into post at Stick ‘n’ Step

Cerebral palsy charity Stick ‘n’ Step has announced the appointment of a new trustee to its…

First traders opening in Chester’s new Market announced

Cheshire West and Chester Council has revealed that the first allocation of twenty-two stalls that have…

‘Brave little boy’ Nate Gidman loses battle with brain tumour

Nate Gidman, a brave little boy who was taken into the hearts Wirral residents as he…

Casting call for young actors for Port Sunlight production

The Power Foundation For Young People Charity is putting on a play at The Gladstone Theatre in…

Wirral Met helps bridge the skills gap for university students

Wirral Met College is helping university graduates secure real-world work experience through its apprenticeship programme, to…

Sunday Snippets for week-ending 6 February 2022

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

Major fire at Thornton Hough

Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service has attended a building fire at the Grade II* listed Thornton Manor…

Tranmere held to a draw by Barrow

Tranmere visited Barrow this afternoon for a 3pm kick-off, in their latest game of the 2021/22…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up 5 February 2022

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