Wirral Scout and Guide Charity Post goes digital for 2020

The Wirral Scout and Guide Charity post will look a little different this year, as they…

ONS Statistics show 76% support for current COVID-19 restrictions

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has conducted a nationwide survey asking how easy people thought…

Overall COVID-19 rates down, but up in these 9 areas of Wirral

The latest COVID-19 figures show an overall decline in infection rate, but an increase in nine…

‘Operation Shepherd’: Merseyside Police launch festive initiative

Merseyside Police has launched a force-wide operation to tackle crime during the festive season. ‘Operation Shepherd’…

Mersey Maritime receives ‘a flood of enquiries’ for new Maritime Knowledge Hub

A national online conference hosted by Mersey Maritime last month has led to a flood of…

Have your say on social housing allocation in Wirral

Residents and organisations are being asked to have their say on how social housing in Wirral…

Oxton residents create fairy-tale Christmas wonderland for Wirral Hospice

Wirral Hospice is again running their ‘Wirral Christmas Lights Trail’ to help raise funds to help…

Woodchurch Road Primary School support staff to strike over 20% cut to hours

Twenty-one Wirral school workers have announced that they will take strike action on Thursday 3 December…

Birkenhead care home closed following ‘inadequate’ CQC inspection

A Birkenhead care home which provided accommodation for up to 15 residents, most with dementia, has…

Merseyside Police to target illegal e-scooter riders

In the run-up to Christmas, Merseyside Police is targeting the illegal use of electric scooters and…

A Town Deal for Birkenhead – Have Your Say

Birkenhead has been invited to bid for up to £25m of Government money which could help…

‘Wallasey Tree Planting Group’ plants 150 saplings at Wallacre Field

On a dull November morning, a couple of volunteers from the ‘Wallasey Tree Planting Group’ donned…

COVID-19: Next two weeks ‘absolutely crucial’ for ending Lockdown 2.0

A government scientific adviser has said that the next two weeks will be “absolutely crucial” if…

Wirral to pilot ‘Rapid Turnaround’ COVID-19 testing programme

Wirral will be among the first areas to benefit from the announced expansion of COVID-19 testing…

WHSmith in Grange Road set to close

WHSmith is set to close its Birkenhead store in July 2021. The company has informed staff…