Local News

Cash boost for A&E services in Wirral

Wirral's NHS Accident & Emergency Department at Arrowe Park Hospital has been awarded a share of £300 million to upgrade facilities across England ahead of winter. 

Tough new standards on the way for Wirral taxi drivers

Passengers traveling in taxis and private hire vehicles (PHVs), including app-based services, will be kept safer under tough new licensing standards that are set to be introduced in Wirral, following new Government advice to all local councils. 

Comments on car parking charge u-turn

In a dramatic last-minute decision, Wirral’s outgoing Cabinet has agreed with demands from the Conservative Councillors to delay the reintroduction of parking charges on the Borough’s high streets and country parks.

Another £3 million granted to Wirral Council

It has been announced that a further £3 million is being paid to Wirral Council by the Government to support the Borough during the Covid-19 pandemic. 


This brings the total value of grants paid to Wirral Council to just under £100 million.