Wirral Police weekly news round-up, 18 May 2024

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

Merseyside Police firearms officer dismissed without notice for misconduct

A Firearms Officer at Merseyside Police has been dismissed from the force without notice. He will…

Two men charged with firearms offences in Wirral

Detectives have charged two men as part of an ongoing investigation into firearms offences in Wirral.…

Ongoing EVOLVE Wirral initiative leads to 800 arrests in 12 months

More than 800 arrests have been made and hundreds of thousands of pounds of suspected drugs…

Arrests following firearms incident in Tranmere

Detectives have arrested two men in connection with a firearms incident in Wirral on Saturday, 11 May.…

New Wirral mayor sworn in

Wirral is “on the brink of major transformational changes” according to its new mayor. Cllr Cherry…

Wirral Council responds following SEND improvement notice

The Department for Education (DfE) has published an improvement notice to Wirral Council, as a result…

Wirral Council apologises and pays £23k compensation over education failures

Wirral Council has had to pay nearly £23,000 to two families after failures meant their children…

Man jailed for 27 years for child sex offences

A man has been jailed for 27 years for multiple child sex offences which took place…

Ask your questions about policing in Merseyside

Merseyside’s Police Commissioner is inviting people to submit their questions for the Chief Constable and her…

Chester and Wirral Football League round up, 11 May 2024

Wednesday, 1 May, saw the Cayzer Shield final played at the home of Christleton between Waggon…

Latest figures show £500k of parking fines issued in Wirral during 2023

New data shows which parts of Wirral have the highest incidences of parking fines issued. In…

REVIEW: Fortunes and folly in The Syndicate at Floral Pavilion

Based on the TV show of the same name by the late, great Kay Mellor (Fat…

Wirral MakeFest returns for second annual event

Wirral MakeFest, the highly anticipated festival celebrating creativity, innovation, and community, is set to return for…

Wallasey and District Sunday Football League round-up, 12 May 2024

The MES Ltd First Division title was officially claimed by the One O’Clock Gun as they…