Sunday Snippets, 23 June 2024

Welcome to “Sunday Snippets” a weekly feature from Birkenhead News. It is a round-up of the…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up, 22 June 2024

This is the Birkenhead News round-up of police and crime news in and around Wirral during…

Birkenhead election special: On the campaign trail with candidates and voters

In one of Labour’s strongholds, a door-to-door campaign is hoping for a surprise upset. The Birkenhead…

‘Outstanding’ Ofsted report sees Birkenhead Sixth Form College remain top of the class

Birkenhead Sixth Form College’s status as an outstanding provider of education has been cemented by the…

General election postal vote packs sent out

If you have registered for a postal vote for elections on 4 July 2024, you can…

West Kirby RNLI rescue three people cut off by the tide at Middle Eye

On Wednesday, 19 June, volunteer lifeboat crew from West Kirby RNLI rescued three people who were…

New Brighton demands action to tackle sewage

Weeks before voters go to the polls, a seaside resort is demanding action to help protect…

Plans to turn hotel into school thrown out following BBC Panorama probe

Plans to turn a hotel into a school have been thrown out after a BBC Panorama…

Council found at fault for failing four families with thousands paid out

Thousands of pounds have been paid out to four families due to failures and delays at…

Police dog helps catch man following domestic abuse incident in Tranmere

The Merseyside Police Dogs Unit has been showing off its specialist skills by assisting officers in…

Local sporting talent helped with bursaries

Mayor of Wirral, Cherry Povall presented bursary awards to local junior sports people on Tuesday, 18…

Birkenhead man jailed for heroin and crack dealing

A 29-year-old Wirral man has been jailed for over three years for Class A drug dealing.…

MISSING: 22-year-old Birkenhead man

Police are appealing for help in finding a missing 22-year-old man from Birkenhead. Charlie McNamee was…

Why pharmacies across Wirral are turning off the lights

Pharmacies across Merseyside are wearing black today and working in darkness as part of a “funeral”…

Owners of Life Wirral premises ‘terrified’ as they ask people not to damage building

The owners of a building where a school that was investigated by BBC Panorama is based…