Birkenhead MP issues ‘heartfelt appeal’ to Conservative Leadership rivals over Cost of Living crisis

The Labour MP for Birkenhead has today issued a “personal appeal” to Tory leadership rivals Liz…

Have your say on the future of parking in Wirral

A major new consultation is being undertaken by the local authority to get opinions on parking…

Wirral Council ‘highly commended’ in major national awards

Wirral Council has been ‘highly commended’ at a prestigious national awards ceremony acknowledging its massive programme for…

Wirral MP calls on government to engage with Criminal Bar Association to tackle crisis in criminal justice system  

Margaret Greenwood MP has spoken out about the “deplorable state of the criminal justice system” and…

Birkenhead MP fights for community-owned clean energy at parliamentary debate

“There can be no more secure a form of energy than that owned and produced by…

Introduction of coastal and council car park charges on hold

The introduction of parking charges for on-street parking at coastal locations and free council-owned car parks…

Controversial Wirral Conservative councillor deselected by party

In an email seen by birkenhead.news, Councllor David Burgess-Joyce has responded to his deselection by the…

Wirral MPs respond as Johnson quits

Boris Johnson has resigned as leader of the Conservative Party but will remain as Prime Minister…

Wirral bids for Levelling Up cash to regenerate Liscard town centre

More investment could be coming to Liscard as Wirral Council plans to make a bid for…

Residents’ concern at proposed closure of Port Sunlight bank

Charity volunteers and vulnerable customers are to be left struggling after their much-needed bank is to…

Wirral MP calls out Prime Minister over plan for massive Civil Service job cuts 

Margaret Greenwood MP has written to Boris Johnson urging him to think again about his proposals…

Birkenhead MP slams bus service cuts

Birkenhead MP Mick Whitley has told the private bus operator Arriva, “enough is enough.” The MP…

Wirral MP highlights costs of travel for those who rely on assistance dogs 

Margaret Greenwood MP has asked a question in Parliament highlighting the cost to those with assistance…

Wirral MP: Urgent plan needed to fix crisis in GP access and dentistry

Margaret Greenwood MP has called on the government to come forward urgently with a plan to…

Protection for parental bereavement during pregnancy written into council policy

Wirral Council has become one of the first local authorities in England to introduce a policy…