Local News

Further fall in Wirral care home Covid-19 outbreaks

The latest figures from Public Health England, showing a further fall in Covid-19 outbreaks in Wirral care homes, have been welcomed by a local Councillor.

Since 6 April, when 18 of the borough’s 127 reported an outbreak, just one care home has reported an outbreak in the latest week. 

Wirral shares in new school cash bonanza

Schools in Wirral have been included in the new, national plan to improve school facilities.

Wirral has been allocated its share of the £434 million investment to expand classrooms, upgrade facilities and improve the education of children across the whole country.

Funding boost to keep Heswall blooming

A cash boost for the hardworking volunteers at the Heswall Society and Heswall in Bloom has been given the thumbs up by residents and businesses in the town.


Heswall councillors have arranged £2000 in funding to assist Heswall in Bloom in their works around Heswall and Gayton.


Following numerous complaints from local residents, who have contacted Councillor Kathy Hodson with regards to cyclists abusing the Wirral Way - cycling too fast and dangerously -  and also cycling along the pavements in Davenport Road Heswall, Kathy has arranged with Council officers to place si

Armed Forces

Supporting our veterans and investing in the men and women of today’s Armed Forces is a priority for Conservatives.

We understand the sacrifices made by Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their families.

Wirral gets £2.7 million boost for 'Test and Trace'

Wirral residents are set to benefit from an expanded ‘Test and Trace’ service, following news that the Government has given the council £2.7 million.

The grant is part of £300 million pledged nationally last month.

Councillor Cherry Povall calls on Government to support Chester Zoo

Commenting on the appeal by Chester Zoo for assistance, Wirral Councillor Cherry Povall (Conservative, Clatterbridge Ward) said: “I have been contacted by many residents who are concerned and upset that our beloved Chester Zoo is in such financial difficulties due to the Coronanvirus pandemic.