birkenhead.news article inspires firm to donate and raise money for cerebral palsy charity

An accountancy firm has been inspired to support cerebral palsy charity Stick ‘n Step after reading…

Chris Packham speaks out on ecology at Hoylake Beach

Naturalist and conservationist, Chris Packham, has spoken out on the subject of Hoylake beach. Up until…

Storm Eunice: Everything you need to know in Wirral

UPDATED: 8pm Friday 18 February 2022. The Met Office has weather warnings  in place for Storm Eunice…

Chester Zoo animals fed on vegetation from Wirral Waters

Did you know that the giraffes, rhinos and elephants at Chester Zoo are fed on rich…

What Can the Highway Code do for Climate Change?

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

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…