Hoylake, Rhyl, and West Kirby RNLI lifeboats launched to assist yacht and catamaran

Three RNLI lifeboats launched yesterday afternoon to assist a yacht and a catamaran that had got…

Sunday Snippets for week ending 20 June 2021

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

Man arrested following machete incident at New Brighton

Merseyside Police has arrested a man following an incident in New Brighton on Friday evening (18…

Man completes five half-marathons in five days for charity

Tranmere Rovers super fan, Richy Aldred, has completed five half-marathons in five days to raise money…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 19 June 2021

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

Mayor thanks staff as mobile testing gets mobile boost

Wirral’s Mayor, Councillor George Davies, visited the Floral Pavilion testing centre this afternoon (Friday 18 June)…

Liscard council by-election to take place in July

A by-election is taking place in Liscard on Thursday 22 July to elect a new councillor for…

Walk-in COVID-19 vaccination clinics to run on Saturday

COVID-19 vaccination centres in Wirral are running walk-in clinics on Saturday 19 June, to further increase the number…

Birkenhead firm named as one of North West’s fastest growing companies

Birkenhead based Sure Solutions has been named as one of the 50 fastest growing companies in…

Handcyclist Ellis reveals best and worst of Wirral’s cycle routes

Ellis Palmer is a keen handcyclist from Bidston. He has Cerebral palsy (CP) and uses his handcycle…

Wirral man charged with conspiracy to supply cannabis, cocaine and ketamine

Merseyside Police has charged a Wirral man with Class A and B drug offences. George Marsh,…

Woodside Ferry Village announce exciting new ‘Pet Fest’ event

The team behind Woodside Ferry Village are once again joining forces with Independent Wirral partners to…

£50k seized as Wirral man arrested for drugs supply

Merseyside Police has today, Thursday 17 June, arrested a 33 year-old man from Wirral on suspicion of…

Caldy Cricket Club legend wins award for commitment to inclusivity

The chairman of a Wirral cricket club has been recognised for his efforts creating a more…

Mayor urges EU Citizens: Apply to settlement scheme as deadline approaches

EU citizens living in Wirral are being urged to submit their applications to the UK’s EU…