£3.2m funding boost for New Ferry

The transformation of New Ferry has been given a boost with the announcement that a Wirral…

Birkenhead awarded £24.6m regeneration grant

Birkenhead is set to be transformed thanks to a major £24.6m grant from the Government. The…

Merry Christmas from birkenhead.news!

birkenhead.news is taking a couple of days off over the festive period, but we’ll be back…

Grants help community groups support families

Nearly 40 community groups in Wirral will be supporting families with food and essential items over…

Hamper full of support for families this Christmas time

More than 8000 hampers of food and 9000 activity packs are being delivered to families in…

Operation Christmas Lunch swings into action

Up to a hundred vulnerable older people across Wirral will get to enjoy a traditional Christmas…

COVID-19: Wirral shows 80% rise in cases with an increase in all areas, except Liscard

Latest figures show that Wirral’s COVID-19 infection rate has risen considerably from 67.3 per 100,000 last…

Merseyside Police support for domestic abuse victims at Christmas

Christmas is a time for joy but sadly this isn’t the case for everyone. Across the…

Wirral symptom-free COVID-19 test centre queues closed

Wirral Council has closed queues for symptom-free COVID-19 testing sites throughout the borough. In a statement,…

Major streetlight upgrade programme has replaced 17,000 lights so far

A project to reduce the impact of old streetlights on the environment has seen 17,000 LED…

Clinicians and volunteers needed for Wirral NHS Covid-19 Vaccination Service

Primary Care Wirral (PCW) are supporting local PCNs in the recruitment of clinical staff and volunteers…

Claire House amongst charities supported by East 17 ‘Stay Another Day’ cover

This year has been incredibly harsh for charities, right at the time when the neediest and…

Soft play area set to open at Arrowe Park

The soft play area at the brand-new Activity for All, Wirral activity centre is set to…

Match Report – Hockey – Birkenhead 1s 2, West Derby 2s 2

Match Report – Hockey – Birkenhead 1s 2, West Derby 2s 2 On Saturday, Birkenhead Hockey…

RNLI rescue kite surfer in distress near to the Clown roundabout, New Brighton

New Brighton Lifeboat was yesterday requested to launch by UK Coastguard to a report of a…