Preparatory work continues on West Kirby flood defence

Preparatory work ahead of the construction of the West Kirby flood wall is continuing with the…

£12m cycle funding will be a ‘down payment’ on LCR active travel ambitions

Mayor Steve Rotheram today announced an additional funding £12m of has been secured to build high-quality…

Major new campaign to ask people to think differently about short journeys

A new campaign is asking people in Wirral to ‘Think Outside The Box’ and see if…

Report shows overwhelming support for low traffic neighbourhoods

A major new study of walking, wheeling and cycling in the Liverpool City Region has shown…

Wirral Council recognised as first Carbon Literate Council in Merseyside

Three years after declaring a Climate Emergency, Wirral Council has received international recognition for its commitment…

Work starts at Dock Branch Park

Clearance work has started today on the site of the new Dock Branch Park in Birkenhead,…

Tree planting season ends with more than 21,000 trees planted in Wirral

Thanks to the help of volunteers, partners and schools Wirral exceeded its planting target for 2021/22…

Get the kids involved this National Gardening Week 

As part of this year’s National Gardening Week (2 – 8 May), MKM Building Supplies branch in Birkenhead has put…

Jubilee recognition for Dibbinsdale woodland

Wirral Council has announced that Dibbinsdale Local Nature Reserve has been chosen as part of a…

Would you like to learn how to garden and grow your own food?

Free training sessions will take place at Wirral Environmental Network and Holy Apostles and Martyrs Church…

Earth Day action plan spotlights Wirral Waters’ green credentials

Ten ‘step-change’ actions have been unveiled today, on Earth Day (22 April), by Peel L&P’s Wirral Waters through the launch…

Council fined for undertaking work without a marine licence

Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council appeared in court charged with carrying out a licensable marine activity other…

Garden waste bin subscription set to rise

It is almost renewal time again for subscriptions to Wirral’s garden waste collection service. Households that…

Further Sustainable Warmth funding available to Wirral residents

Energy-efficient measures, including new insulation or solar panels, could help residents save money on their fuel…

£500,000 Community Environment Fund reopens

A £500,000 fund that brought wildflowers, bees, upcycling, food planting and climate awareness to communities across…