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RSPCA braced for flood of orphaned, sick and injured baby birds this spring

The RSPCA is gearing itself up for a hectic bird breeding season, as new figures reveal…

Local leaders: “Enjoy Monday’s new freedoms with care and respect”

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram, the Mayor of Liverpool and Leaders of the City Region’s Local Authorities…

Sunday Snippets 16 May 2021

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

What3words to help Openreach pinpoint network damage in the North West

Damage to broadband cabinets, telephone poles and overhead wires across the North West can now be…

MP and Councillor call for local refurbishment of Mersey Ferries

Merseytravel has confirmed that it is committed to securing the long-term future of the Mersey Ferries,…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 15 May 2021

This is the birkenhead.news weekly round-up of Merseyside Police activity in Wirral during the previous seven…

Merseyside’s new Police Commissioners pens open letter as she starts in role

Merseyside’s new Police and Crime Commissioner Emily Spurrell has penned an open letter to residents across…

Wirral mobile COVID-19 testing bus windows smashed by vandals

Merseyside Police is appealing for witnesses after criminal damage was caused to a mobile COVID-19 testing…

Socialising from 17 May: What you need to know

As we move into Step 3 of the Government’s Covid roadmap, Merseyside Police and partners are…

Merseyside burglaries and vehicle crime down, increase in drug offences, new figures show

The Office for National Statistics has released crime statistics for forces across the UK. Statistics for…

Mersey Ferry River Explorer Cruises due to set sail once again

Mersey Ferries are gearing up to welcome people back on board the cruises, following the latest…

West Kirby RNLI comes to the aid of stranded vessels

West Kirby RNLI launched to provide assistance to a motor boat and kayak stranded to the…

Singing, dancing and exercise sessions to feature in Liverpool City Region Dementia Action Week

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram is to set out his commitment to people affected by dementia during…

Letters to the Editor: Recycling Bins at Riverview Gardens

Dear Editor, I am a tenant of Riverside Housing and am trying to get a resolution…

Two Wirral men sentenced for vandalising train

Two vandals who caused damage to train stock have been sentenced following a British Transport Police…