Merseyside Police to recruit 160 new officers following public consultation

More than 62% of respondents to a public consultation have supported plans to protect Merseyside Police’s…

Man sought in Liscard attempted burglary enquiry

Merseyside Police has issued images of a man who officers believe may have information following an…

Tranmere Rovers sign Preston’s David Nugent & Bolton’s Ali Crawford on loan

Tranmere Rovers Football Club have announced two signings on transfer deadline day. Midfielder, Ali Crawford, joins…

Brackenwood baby boy: Police appeal saying “he could have been there for weeks”

Merseyside Police have said that the body of a baby boy found at Brackenwood was left…

Walkers rescued from mud at Thurstaston by Hoylake RNLI and emergency services

Hoylake RNLI hovercraft was requested to launch by the UK Coastguard at 12.47pm on Monday 1…

Leasowe man arrested on suspicion of murder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a…

Council car parks accept cashless payments via app

As parking charges resume from today, Monday 1 February, residents are reminded of the cashless app…

Further details emerge after body of baby boy found on golf course

The body of a baby boy, which was found in a wooded area of Brackenwood golf…

Merseyside leaders unite to form new region-wide group to tackle sexual violence

Leaders from across the region are marking Sexual Abuse and Violence Awareness Week by uniting to…

Sunday Snippets 31 January 2021

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

Help Keep Kids Learning – donate a device

Residents and businesses who have spare IT kit are being encouraged to consider donating it to…

Match Report – League 2 – Morecambe 0, Tranmere Rovers 1

In the first home league defeat since October for the Shrimps, Kaiyne Woolery scored the only…

Merseyside Police investigating unexplained death of baby boy in Bebington

Merseyside Police has confirmed that on Saturday 30 January, the force is investigating the unexplained death…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 30 January 2021

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

Hoylake RNLI involved in multi-agency search for missing fishing boat off North Wales Coast

Volunteer lifeboat crews from Hoylake, Llandudno, Rhyl, and Conwy were launched this morning to help search…