Red flare sighting sparks late night search by Hoylake RNLI and Coastguard

Hoylake RNLI lifeboat was requested to launch by the UK Coastguard at 9.55pm on Sunday 28…

New food businesses urged to make sure they are registered

Environmental Health professionals in Wirral and across the country have expressed concerns over a growing number…

Port Sunlight Village Trust launches Lottery funded online exhibition

Port Sunlight Village Trust (PSVT) has launched their first online exhibition, Drawn Together, the final output…

Former Liverpool FC CEO’s Wirral home sells for £2.35m

The home of former Liverpool FC CEO, Peter Moore, has sold for close to £2.35m. The…

Fishing vessels assist New Brighton & Hoylake RNLI rescue

This morning, Wirral Coastguard Rescue Team was tasked to a male cut off by the incoming…

Sunday Snippets 28 February 2021

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

Tranmere’s win at Orient costs manager Embleton his job

The result against Carlisle in their previous league match put Tranmere in 5th position in the…

Video shows dramatic car fire on M53

At 10:38 this morning, Charlotte Prior captured this dramatic footage of a car fire on the…

£23m Maritime Knowledge Hub for Wirral Waters

Today, the Hydraulic Tower stands empty and derelict. Quite literally a shell of its former self.…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 27 February 2021

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

FOUND: Merseyside Police issue appeal to find missing Oxton woman

Note: As is standard with all missing persons appeals on birkenhead.news, once found safe and well,…

Passengers’ suggestions incorporated into designs of new Merseyrail trains

Transport Focus asked local people in the Liverpool City Region what features they would like to…

Woodchurch man in drugs arrest

Merseyside Police has today, Friday 26 February, arrested a 53 year-old Wirral man on suspicion of conspiracy…

Multi-agency mud rescue at Egremont

Hoylake RNLI hovercraft was requested to launch by the UK Coastguard at 4:20pm yesterday to reports…

YMCA Birkenhead receives cash boost during COVID-19 crisis

YMCA Wirral, a local charity that offers supported accommodation for homeless people across the region, was…