News

Unemployment in Wallasey and Moreton down again

Earlier today, the Office for National Statistics announced that unemployment has fallen to a new low.  Here in Wallasey, there are 2,260 people out of work and claiming benefits, compared to 2,968 when Labour left office in 2010.

Wirral Councillor welcomes crack-down on illegal traveller sites

Proposals to give police new powers to arrest and seize the property and vehicles of trespassers who set up unauthorised caravan sites has been welcomed by a Wirral Councillor whose ward has been blighted by the problem in recent years. 
 

Good news as The Warren privatisation plan dropped

The Town Hall’s controversial plan to privatise the running of municipal golf courses at Arrowe Park and The Warrens in Wallasey has been dropped, following an outcry from course users and local Conservative councillors.

200 new police officers announced for Merseyside

Commenting on the news from the Home Office that Merseyside Police will be given the money to recruit 200 new police officers, Councillor Les Rowlands said:  “This is good news for the law abiding majority across Wirral and the rest of Merseyside and is the first stage of our plan to recruit a to

Nominate a road or pavement that needs action

Last year, Wirral Council was given an extra £1.4 million by the Government to fix more pot holes in our roads.  

This money is now being spent but there is still more to do and, for the next programme of repairs, we'd like to know if your road or pavement needs to be included.