Hopes to bring back sunken minesweeper to former glory

  HMS Bronington was a minesweeper of the Royal Navy, launched on 19 March 1953. This mahogany-hulled minesweeper was one of the…

Save Wirral’s Green Belt. Uproar at Leverhulme plans to build 830 homes on greenfield sites

The Leverhulme Estate has identified around 140 acres of green belt land for residential development in…

Top Tips to be a Wirral Climate Rockstar in 2022

This is the first article in an occasional series on environmental and green issues by Edward…

The famed artist born in Birkenhead, Philip Wilson Steer

On this day in 1860, a day of heavily falling snow, a baby boy was born…

Safer Streets schemes enhance Wirral communities

Wirral Council, Merseyside Police, and the Police and Crime Commissioner hosted a community day in Seacombe…

Interfaith Week exhibition at Birkenhead Central Library

Birkenhead Library is hosting a community exhibition, put together by Wirral Deen Centre’s newly formed Education…

Baby Stanley’s story and how respite centre at Arrowe Park Hospital helped his family

Ronald McDonald House at Arrowe Park Hospital is situated inside the hospital grounds and provides respite…

Wirral’s independent local news website celebrates 1st Birthday

Wirral’s independent local news website, birkenhead.news has celebrated turning one year old this month. The very…

National Grid COP26 Champion cycles London to Glasgow via Capenhurst

David Welling, a COP26 Champion who works in Data Centre Network & Security at National Grid,…

Birkenhead parkrun celebrates 250th event in style

The autumn weather was dry and crisp; perfect conditions for Birkenhead parkrun to celebrate its 250th…

Historic dock gateman’s hut at Wirral Waters given listed status

The last remaining Dock Gateman’s Hut on Tower Road at Wirral Waters has been awarded Listed…

Memories Of The Near Future: Photography exhibition at Future Yard

Memories Of The Near Future is a photography exhibition put together by photographer Robin Clewley on display at…

Byrne Avenue Baths celebrate Phase 1 reopening

Byrne Avenue Baths in Rock Ferry held a launch event last Friday to celebrate Phase 1…

Prenton woman’s cycle challenge to raise awareness of Mitochondrial Diseases

In 2010 Prenton woman Faye Wylie started her own support group called Leigh Network. The group…

Princess Anne visits Maritime Knowledge Hub project at Wirral Waters

HRH The Princess Royal visited Wirral Waters on Friday 17 September 2021, at the end of a…