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…

Wirral supports ‘Take A Minute’ video campaign across Cheshire and Merseyside

Community voices from across the Merseyside and Cheshire area have come together to ask the public…

Wirral’s COVID-19 rate continues to fall, latest figures show

The latest figures published by Public Health England show that Wirral’s COVID-19 infection rate fallen again,…

Norman Tunna, World War II hero of Birkenhead Docks

Norman Tunna worked as a shunter for the Great Western Railway in Birkenhead and was awarded…

Birkenhead man’s challenge to raise money for soldiers’ charity

Andrew Bushell is taking part in the Virtual Frontline Walk 2020 to raise money for ABF…

Where to watch Wirral Remembrance Sunday services

Remembrance Sunday services are not taking place this year, due to COVID-19 restrictions being in place.…

Fire crew attacked with bricks in Birkenhead – Merseyside Fire & Rescue appeal for witnesses

In a statement from Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service (MFRS), an appeal is made to anyone…

£30,000 of fines issued for gathering at Woodchurch bonfire

Merseyside Police has issued three £10,000 fines for breach of coronavirus legislation after a bonfire was…

COVID-19: New testing site for Wirral

A dedicated indoor Covid-19 testing site will be open from this Friday, 6th November at Heswall…

Merseyside Fire Service issues advice ahead of Bonfire Night

Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service (MFRS) has issued advice to Wirral residents in the build-up to…

COVID-19: Open letter to Wirral residents from council leader ahead of national lockdown

Councillor Janette Williamson, Leader of Wirral Council has written a letter to Wirral residents with advice…

COVID-19 – Police warn of crackdown on illegal gatherings

Merseyside Police Chief Constable Andy Cooke and four other chief constables have warned of a tougher…

North West Ambulance Service declares major incident

North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) has declared a major incident, due to the high levels of…

Car crash causes Woodchurch Road closure

A crashed car has caused Merseyside Police to close Woodchurch Road to traffic and pedestrians between…