First new Merseyrail train now in service

The new 777 class trains were launched on the Merseyrail Liverpool to Kirkby line today, but…

RNLI crew turn Santa to surprise rescued Wirral family

A family from Birkenhead have thrown themselves into supporting the RNLI following a dramatic incident during…

REVIEW: You shall go to the ball! Cinderella at the Floral Pavilion

Lee Latchford-Evans ‘steps‘ into the shoes of Prince Charming as Bethan Jacks loses hers in Cinderella…

New Ferry care home residents enjoy the adventure of fishing

The Wirral Sea Angling Academy CIC has recently been hosting sessions for residents at a New…

Tree celebrating Joseph Paxton planted at Birkenhead Park

The 12th Duke of Devonshire planted a Chinese tulip tree near to the Visitor Centre in Birkenhead…

Eureka! A look inside the new Seacombe science and discovery museum

Local leaders and dignitaries including the Metro Mayor, Mayor of Wirral, and the Leader of Wirral…

Ferry passengers welcomed back to Seacombe with free breakfasts

Seacombe Ferry Terminal reopened its doors today after an award-winning, 22-month refurbishment. The ticket hall, landing…

Mersey Ferries return to Seacombe Ferry Terminal following major upgrade

Mersey Ferries services are making a welcome return to Seacombe following a major upgrade of the…

Cross river swimmers greeted at Monks Ferry

Last Saturday (24 September) large crowds gathered at Monks Ferry slipway in Birkenhead to cheer as…

Third Leverhulme Summer Cycle attracts record crowds

More than 500 walkers and cyclists enjoyed this year’s Leverhulme Summer Cycle on Sunday, raising £1500…

Wirral College responds to rising demand for independent living skills for young people

Wirral Met College has created a purpose-built learning environment where students who are vulnerable, or have…

The Royal Ballet’s Mayerling live in Wirral cinemas

This October, The Royal Ballet opens their 2022/23 Cinema Season with Kenneth MacMillan’s Mayerling, marking 30 years since the choreographer’s death…

Wirral cinemas to ‘live relay’ Royal Opera House Cinema Season

The Royal Opera House has announced that it will commence its 2022/23 Cinema Season with Madama Butterfly, broadcast live…

National Trust conservators reveal Edward Chambré Hardman photographs

A significant conservation project by the National Trust has saved around 16,000 photographic prints and negatives…

Hoard of previously unseen Nazi artefacts from German submarine U534 to go on display

A hoard of historic treasures including two Enigma code machines, left in storage and untouched for…