Major step forward for smart ticketing on rail network

The introduction of tap-and-go tickets on the Merseyrail network is about to take its next major…

Sunday Snippets, 14 July 2024

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

Wirral earns ‘Tree City of the World’ accolade

Wirral has been named one of only 26 places in the United Kingdom to achieve the…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up, 13 July 2024

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

Wirral remembers Srebrenica 29 years on

On 11 July 1995, Serbian Nationalist forces invaded the UN safe zone of Srebrenica and went…

Casting call for local kids to star in short film to be shot in Birkenhead

A film production company is on the lookout for local kids to cast in their upcoming…

Listen To Me Awards celebrate care system heroes

Foster carers, teachers, and social workers and others involved with helping young people within – or…

Multi-force crackdown on uninsured drivers leads to arrests

On Thursday, 11 July, Merseyside Police, in collaboration with four other forces and the Motor Insurance…

Massive cash boost for buses across city region

More than £100m is to be pumped into a massive upgrade of bus services across the…

LICENCING ACT 2003 – NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR THE GRANT OF A PREMISES LICENCE – Lisa Woolley trading as Roberto’s Tapas

LICENSING ACT 2003 – NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR THE GRANT OF A PREMISES LICENCE –  Lisa Woolley trading as…

Wirral Council faces £12.5m budget challenge

Wirral Council is expected to go over budget by £12.5m this year as it continues to…

Comedy filmed around Wirral to return for two more series

ITVX comedy G’wed will return for two more series with filming on series two due to start this…

Wirral communities to benefit from ‘green grants’ scheme

A total of 25 groups in Wirral are set to receive financial support to deliver events…

Council could bring in new parking charges

Parking charges could be introduced across Wirral as the borough council looks to plug a funding…

Wirral Local Policing team gear up to tackle crime and ASB

This week, the Wirral Local Policing team are launching the use of electric bicycles (e-bikes) in…