Late heartbreak as Tranmere lose to Morecambe

Tranmere hosted Morecambe on Tuesday evening in their latest game of the League 2 season. Match…

Merseyrail to freeze fares for six months

Merseyrail fares are set to be frozen for six months in a bid to support passengers…

Wirral council tax likely to rise following unanimous budget support

Everyone who pays Council Tax in Wirral should expect to see a rise in April with…

Signed copy of Paul McCartney book sells for £1,000 after being donated to West Kirby Oxfam

A first-edition, signed copy of Sir Paul McCartney’s book ‘Paintings’ has sold for an impressive £1,000…

Higher than forecast tidal surge at West Kirby leaves council unable to close all floodgates in time

Wirral Council was not able to close the gates of its £20m West Kirby sea wall…

Chester and Wirral Football League round up, 10 February 2024

Birkenhead Vets and Higher Bebington Kelma Vets have been involved in some thrilling games of late…

Police Commissioner invites public to attend budget meeting

Merseyside Police’s Commissioner and Chief Constable will host a special public meeting this week at which…

Wirral man recalled to prison for breaching licence conditions

A Wirral man has been recalled to prison after breaching the conditions of his licence. Bradley…

Wirral Sexual Health Service rated ‘outstanding’

Wirral residents can be assured they are receiving top quality sexual health services, following a glowing…

Birkenhead Sunday Association Football League round-up, 11 February 2024

Rig Move secured a place in the Final of the Wirral District Football Association Premier Cup…

West Cheshire Football League round-up, 10 February 2024

Wirral DFA Senior Cup holders, Capenhurst Villa, secured their passage to this season’s final, after they…

Sunday Snippets, 11 February 2024

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

Borough of Culture grants boost for arts, culture, and heritage projects

Artists, heritage groups, and creative organisations are being invited to apply for funding to get their…

Wirral Police weekly news round-up, 10 February 2024

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

Wirral Council forecasts £31m borrowing costs in upcoming budget

Wirral Council’s services will be charged more than £31m of costs linked to borrowing according to…