First grants awarded from LCR Pride Foundation Community Fund

The first round of grants from the LCR Pride Foundation Community Fund have been awarded to…

Combatting digital divide in Wirral with laptop donation scheme

Businesses and individuals in Wirral looking to dispose of their old laptops can help reduce digital…

Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership hits milestone in building a trauma informed region

Merseyside’s Violence Reduction Partnership (MVRP) has reached a milestone in its work to increase awareness and…

Wirral women’s charity to hold International Women’s Day event

Tomorrow’s Women (TW) is a charity led by women for women providing a safe female-only environment…

Free Wirral events offer ecological insights and artistic inspiration

As the world blooms into spring, why not sign up to free events taking place in…

Chester and Wirral Football League round up, 17 February 2024

Chester Nomads Reserves and Christleton shared a point a piece on Saturday in CWFL Queensferry Sports…

Birkenhead Sunday Association Football League round-up, 18 February 2024

AFC Shaftes may not have been in the best of league form this season but they…

Wallasey and District Sunday Football League round-up, 18 February 2024

The One O’Clock Gun did themselves and the league proud when defeating a Vauxhalls U21 team…

Council tax hike looms for some unoccupied Wirral homes

Council Tax for some Wirral homeowners is expected to double in a matter of weeks. The change…

West Cheshire Football League round-up, 17 February 2024

Maghull eroded Mossley Hill Ath.’s lead at the top of the Go2Day West Cheshire League’s Division One…

Sunday Snippets, 18 February 2024

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

Residents’ concerns about safety at Wallasey construction site

Concerns have been raised by neighbours about the safety of “a monstrosity” being built opposite their…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up, 17 February 2024

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

Wirral Hackney cab drivers slam charges to update their tariffs

Hackney carriage drivers have called an up to £40 charge to update their tariffs “a slap…

Merseyside Police braced for further cuts as budget gap widens

Merseyside Police is bracing for more savings to be made in the next financial year despite…