Oxton village gets set to host Wirral’s biggest one-day event

Over 4,000 visitors are expected to descend on Oxton village on Sunday, 12 May, where 22…

FOUND: 16-year-old Wirral boy

Note: As is standard with all missing persons appeals on the Birkenhead News website, once confirmed…

Grade II listed status granted for ‘hidden gem’ Ron’s Place in Oxton

A hidden gem of Outsider Art, Ron’s Place, located at 8 Silverdale Road in Oxton, has…

Suspended prison sentence for Oxton man who neglected dog

A young pocket bully is enjoying life in a caring new home after she was neglected…

Former care worker from Oxton found guilty of child sex offences

A former care worker has been convicted of a string of sexual offences following a seven…

Wirral men jailed for 76 years for drugs supply

Four men from Wirral have been jailed for a combined 76 years for their involvement in…

Woman found dead at Oxton property

Just after 6.30pm on Tuesday, 13 February, Merseyside Police received a report of a concern for…

Nettle Cafe to be new home of bookshop

The Oxton Bookshop, based at the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum and welcoming the community for…

Calling all green-fingered residents – community tree planting starts this month

Tree planting will be open for residents to participate in starting later this month, with the…

Lighting up Templemore for The Hive Youth Zone

Wirral’s Mayor and Mayoress got to see how ‘those Christmas lights’ are lighting up the street in Oxton…

FOUND: Woman last seen in Oxton

Note: As is standard with all missing persons appeals on the Birkenhead News website, once found…

Wellington Road Art Studios to host ‘Made for Christmas’ event

Wellington Road Art Studios, now in its 13th year, is once again throwing open the doors…

Artists and makers to host Oxton Open Studios weekend

The third Oxton Open Studios event will see four studios and 10 artists and makers take…

Oxton Art Fair returns this autumn

Oxton Artists was founded in 2004 by a group of friends who were aware there was…

Family pay tribute to retired Wirral teacher killed in Morocco earthquake

The family of Wirral man, David Barden, who died in the Moroccan earthquake, have spoken of…