Body of man found in search for Colin Edwards

Merseyside Police has confirmed that the body of a man found near to Arrowe Brook Lane…

Wirral Labour councillor defects to Greens

A Wirral Labour councillor Gail Jenkinson has defected to the Green Party in a surprise move.…

Wirral pub beats hundreds to win big at hospitality awards

The Shippons Inn in Irby is celebrating success after battling it out with 204 other pubs…

Leverhulme planning enquiry costs Wirral £350k

A controversial developer has been criticised after it was revealed that a housing inquiry cost Wirral…

Replacement gas pipe to be installed under Arrowe Brook Road

One hundred metres of new gas pipe is to be installed under Arrowe Brook Road following…

Nature thriving thanks to Wirral’s pollinator policy

Wirral Council’s commitment to supporting pollinators such as bees, butterflies, and other insects is continuing with…

FOUND: 15-year-old Wirral girl

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

MP raises concerns in parliament over planning appeals impact on Wirral communities

Margaret Greenwood MP has spoken in parliament about a series of planning appeals – the outcomes…

Labour and Greens in Wirral make huge gains as Tories lose out

Labour and the Greens on the Wirral made huge gains as the Tories lost out in…

2023 Election Special: Wirral’s local council election results

The 2023 Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council election took place yesterday, Thursday 4 May.  Prior to the local elections,…

Wirral MP voices concerns in Parliament over government ministers’ green belt comments 

Margaret Greenwood MP has taken part in an important debate in Parliament on the impact of…

Nine libraries to shut their doors this month

In late October 2022, nine of Wirral’s libraries will close their doors. These are Hoylake, Irby,…

Wirral West MP raises alarm over proposal for green belt release in Irby

Wirral West MP, Margaret Greenwood, has raised concerns over a proposal by Richborough Estates to promote…

Keeping it local at Royden’s revamped Courtyard Cafe

A unique partnership involving a number of council teams and a service provider is serving up…

Funding could serve up improvements for park tennis courts

Tennis courts in Wirral’s parks could benefit from investment of £300,000 that would improve facilities, increase…