Are you election ready?

With only one week to go until the voter registration deadline for the elections on Thursday,…

National awards success for Birkenhead supported housing manager

Staff and residents at a Birkenhead supported housing service are celebrating after their manager was named…

Nurse struck off for sex with vulnerable teen

A nurse who groomed a vulnerable teenage patient before having sex with her has been struck…

All the candidates standing for Wirral seats in the general election

People in Wirral are set to go to the polls next month in this year’s general…

Arrest after safe stolen from Rock Ferry supermarket

Merseyside Police has charged a man following a business burglary in Rock Ferry in the early…

Thousands face being locked out of general election

Thousands of people across the Liverpool City Region could be denied the chance to have their…

Sunday Snippets, 9 June 2024

Welcome to “Sunday Snippets” a weekly feature from Birkenhead News. It is a round-up of the…

Metro Mayor says Liverpool Region prepared for post-election Whitehall relations

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has vowed to work with whatever party wins the general election and…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up, 8 June 2024

This is the Birkenhead News round-up of police and crime news in and around Wirral during…

Anger as 22 trees cut down in Birkenhead town centre

Wirral Council has been accused of “environmental vandalism” after most of the trees on Birkenhead’s high…

£1m funding for frontline groups to help residents in need

Community-based food and welfare support providers are being invited to apply for grants of up to…

Wirral commemorations mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day

D-Day, considered by many to mark the beginning of the end of World War II, was…

Tranmere Rovers to open boys’ football programme for young players

Tranmere Rovers FC has announced that from September 2024, the Club will open a boys’ football…

Birkenhead firm secures safety maintenance contract with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has selected leading marine and offshore services company Star International to provide…

Proposed PSPO would reduce anti-social behaviour at Birkenhead car park

A significant increase in the level of anti-social behaviour being reported at a Wirral car park…