Hundreds sign up for Leverhulme Summer Cycle

Organisers of the Leverhulme Summer Cycle are reporting strong interest as the event prepares to return…

Police Commissioner joins calls for greater protection for shopworkers

Merseyside’s new Police Commissioner has joined calls for greater protection for shopworkers across England as she…

Wirral Open Studios 2021: “Our doors are open again!”

Cancelled in 2020 due to COVID-19, the popular Wirral Open Studio Tour is set to return…

NHS urges residents to come forward for life-saving cancer checks

People in the North West who have symptoms that could be signs of cancer are being…

Artisan Market at Wallasey this weekend

An Artisan Market is to be held at the Grosvenor Ballrooms in Wallasey this Bank Holiday…

Scam Alert: Police warn of bogus doorstep sellers

Merseyside Police has sent out a warning to Wirral residents following reports of suspected bogus door-to-door…

Moreton man jailed for causing death by dangerous driving

Merseyside Police has welcomed the sentencing of a Wirral man for causing death the death of…

Oval swimming pool reopens

Residents can return to family and lane swimming sessions at The Oval Leisure Centre from today…

Merseyside Police launches new protocol to safeguard those living with visual impairment

Merseyside Police is today (Monday 23 August) launching a new protocol to safeguard visually impaired members…

Glen Affric Brewery Wins 7 Medals at World Beer Awards 2021

Glen Affric Brewery in Birkenhead has been awarded seven medals at the 2021 World Beer Awards,…

Council leader: “Wirral ready to support Afghan refugees”

Wirral Council’s leader has announced the authority is ready to support plans for an Afghan refugee…

The Battle of Britain is coming to New Ferry this Bank Holiday weekend

New Ferry is turning back the clock 81 years to 1940 and the Battle of Britain…

Wirral man completes inspirational fundraising challenge for RNLI

Steven Wharton who has cerebral palsy completed eight laps of the car park at Royden Park,…

Sunday Snippets for week ending 22 August 2021

Welcome to “Sunday Snippets” a weekly feature from birkenhead.news. It is a round-up of our most…

Missing: Heswall man, [REDACTED]

Note: As is standard with all missing persons appeals on birkenhead.news, once found safe and well,…