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FOUND: 47-year-old Wirral man

Note: As is standard with all missing persons appeals on the Birkenhead News website, once found safe and well, their personal details are redacted for privacy reasons. Police are appealing…

Liverpool Echo - Birkenhead

Armed robber's four words as rubber glove forces him to confess to knifepoint raid

Masked man burst into store brandishing weapon as it was being opened for day before stealing cash

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Paula takes on London Marathon to raise funds for Maggie’s Wirral

On Sunday, 21 April, Paula Seamarks of Flintshire, is hitting the streets of London for Maggie’s Cancer Charity following the support she received during her mum’s diagnosis. Paula is attempting…

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National trade body celebrates young achiever from Wirral

A building materials specialist from Wirral has been recognised for her commitment to the industry. National trade body The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) and Builders’ Merchants News (BMN), have joined…

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Civil and structural engineering firm, Sutcliffe, to host annual charity ball

Civil and structural engineering firm, Sutcliffe, will host its annual charity ball at the Titanic Hotel’s Rum Warehouse on 19 April, with the aim of raising money for the Neonatal…

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Wirral Met College launches survey to explore perceptions of places to study and work

Wirral Met College has announced the launch of a community-wide survey aimed at gathering valuable insights to inform the future strategy and direction of the college. This initiative seeks to…

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Wirral Women and Children’s Hospital achieves remarkable milestones in maternity services

Wirral University Teaching Hospital (WUTH) has achieved significant milestones in its commitment to safe and high-quality maternity services.  A new report highlights the positive outcomes of the Maternity Incentive Scheme…

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Councillors vote to clear part of Hoylake beach

Wirral Council will look to clear three hectares of a beach after years of “gridlock” over the issue. At an environment committee meeting on April 15, Labour, Conservative, and Liberal…

Liverpool Echo - Birkenhead

Dad saw his kids cooking and came up with 'incredible' idea

Noel Davis says he is the first person to come up with the idea

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Chester and Wirral Football League round up, 13 April 2024

In the last 16 of the CWFL Life Member cup on Monday night, Neston Nomads Reserves erased the memory of a disappointing defeat in the Cayzer Shield semi-final two days…

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Wallasey and District Sunday Football League round-up, 14 April 2024

The final of the Dutchman Cup saw Shore Villa take the trophy after a very hard-fought encounter versus the gallant New Brighton Town team who were playing in their first…

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Council rejects Bebington bar’s late opening bid amid neighbourhood concerns

A mum said she’d be forced to leave her flat if a bar downstairs had been allowed to stay open to 1am. The Cow Shed on Broadway in Bebington applied…

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Lairds clinch dramatic victory over Alsager Town

Cammell Laird 1907 FC entertained Alsager Town in their last league fixture of a turbulent season, but claimed the points in a battling performance that had a dramatic ending to…

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Birkenhead Sunday Association Football League round-up, 14 April 2024

Kieran Hamm bagged a four timer for Dock AFC that anchored a place in the Tony Houlihan Memorial Challenge Cup Final after dispatching KRCT Bidston 5-2 in the first semi…

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Wirral Met College awarded international quality standard for provision of information advice and guidance

Wirral Met College has recently been reaccredited to the Matrix Standard, following a college-wide external audit of their delivery of Information, Advice, and Guidance (IAG) services. This accreditation highlights the…

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West Cheshire Football League round-up, 13 April 2024

Monday evening saw Runcorn Sports post a significant result in their bid for promotion from the Go2Day West Cheshire League’s Division Two. They came away from Mossley Hill  Ath. U23s…

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Apter brace secures Tranmere victory over Newport

Tranmere visited Newport County on Saturday afternoon in their latest game of the League 2 season. Match Report: Newport County v Tranmere Rovers Newport County 1 v 2 Tranmere Rovers…

Liverpool Echo - Birkenhead

Factory where people 'stay a long time' celebrates 100th birthday

Families have worked together at the manufacturer

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An insider's guide to Merseyside's best garden centres

Some of our picks for best garden centres in Merseyside - add you favourite in the comments

Liverpool Echo - Birkenhead

Mum's terror at what CCTV caught man doing outside her home

The mum of two said her kids were screaming after being woken by a commotion in the night