Local News

13 years of failure leads to Government intervention

Wirral is one of 15 councils in England that have this week been warned that Government intervention is likely on where new homes should be built, following failure by the Council to produce a local plan for the last 13 years. 

We're backing Wirral's Green Belt

***BREAKING...click on this LINK for the letter from Peel Holdings to Cllr Phil Davies****

Wirral's Green Belt is one of the best things about our Borough.  It's why so many people have chosen to live here and why so many people visit the peininsula.

Special meeting called as scrambler bike petition tops 4,000

An ‘extraordinary’ council meeting has been called by Wirral’s Conservative Councillors, as the petition for tougher action on scrambler bikes surpasses 4,000 names. The meeting, set by the Mayor, will be held on Monday 11 December at Wallasey Town Hall.

Thornton Hough Green Belt plan sparks anger

A plan to build on the Green Belt around Thornton Hough, enlarging the village by almost a third, has sparked opposition from residents and local councillors.

Calls to scrap 'Phil Davies TV'

As deadlines close today for bids to broadcast meetings of Wirral Council, the Leader of the Borough’s opposition Conservative Councillors is calling for the £275,000 project to be scrapped.

Conservatives double sport cash for Wirral schools

Schools in Wirral are to receive double the amount of cash for PE and sport, following today’s announcement by the Department for Education that the Borough will now receive £1.7m.