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by Wirral Council News
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Social work recruitment event: Can you help #BeTheDifference for young people in Wirral?
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Social work recruitment event: Can you help #BeTheDifference for young people in Wirral?

<r>Wirral’s Children’s Services team will be hosting an interactive virtual social work recruitment event on Tuesday 20 April.<br/> <br/> Whether you’re a student looking to embark on a rewarding career or an experienced social worker looking for an exciting new challenge then this event is for you....
by Wirral Council News
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: New funding launched to help community facilities re-open safely
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New funding launched to help community facilities re-open safely

<r>Community and voluntary groups in Wirral are being invited to apply for grant funding of up to £5,000 to help them re-open their doors and welcome back the communities they serve.<br/> <br/> With a total of £250,000 available from the borough’s ‘Social Sector Setting Road to Recovery Fund’, a min...
by Wirral Council News
Mon Apr 12, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Everyone can now get free rapid COVID-19 tests
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Everyone can now get free rapid COVID-19 tests

<r>In-line with government guidance, everyone in Wirral can now access twice-weekly rapid symptom-free tests to help keep themselves and their household safe. Alongside vaccine rollout, regular testing will help us to prevent outbreaks and will help all of us to return to a more normal way of life. ...
by Wirral Council News
Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: Roadmap - The changes you can expect from 12 April
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Roadmap - The changes you can expect from 12 April

<r>The Prime Minister has confirmed that England will move to stage 2 of the Government's Roadmap as scheduled on Monday 12 April.<br/> <br/> From that date, we can expect the following changes:<br/> <br/> All non-essential shops allowed to open, along with close-contact services, including hairdres...
by Wirral Council News
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Mayor leads Wirral’s tributes to HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
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Mayor leads Wirral’s tributes to HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

<r>The Mayor of Wirral, Councillor Tony Smith, has written to Buckingham Palace to express his sorrow at the death of HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.<br/> <br/> In a letter to Prince Philip’s Private Secretary, Brigadier Archie Miller-Bakewell, The Mayor wrote:<br/> <br/> <br/> “It is with gre...
by Wirral Council News
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Youth team continue outreach work with young people
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Youth team continue outreach work with young people

<r>Wirral’s detached youth workers are continuing their outreach work engaging and offering advice to  young people across the borough as they visit key outdoor spaces.<br/> <br/> The Youth Matters team visit hotspot areas, including parks, where young people congregate and are on-hand to chat, offe...
by Wirral Council News
Thu Apr 08, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Back to business – support for businesses ready to reopen
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Back to business – support for businesses ready to reopen

<r>As more businesses are allowed to open up after lockdown, local support is available to help companies get back on their feet safely.<br/> <br/> As more businesses are allowed to open up after lockdown, local support is available to help companies get back on their feet safely.<br/> <br/> Wirral ...
by Wirral Council News
Wed Apr 07, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: More traders set to reopen stalls at Birkenhead Market
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More traders set to reopen stalls at Birkenhead Market

<r>Preparations are underway for Birkenhead Market reopening for non-essential retail from 12 April in line with the Government’s confirmed easing of COVID-19 restrictions.<br/> <br/> Those traders forced to close due to the national lockdown are now able to reopen from this date, under step 2 of th...
by Wirral Council News
Tue Apr 06, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Residents urged to dispose of ash, barbecues and fire waste safely
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Residents urged to dispose of ash, barbecues and fire waste safely

<r>Ahead of the Easter weekend, residents are being urged to ensure they safely dispose of ash and disposable barbecues from their garden to avoid putting themselves or others at risk.<br/> <br/> After having a barbecue or using a fire pit or log burner, any materials can stay hot for a long time af...
by Wirral Council News
Tue Apr 06, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Readers can access books from the library again with facilities set to reopen this month
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Readers can access books from the library again with facilities set to reopen this month

<r>The borough’s readers will be able to get their hands on books from the library again as the council prepares to reopen four sites for ‘Order and Collect’ from 12 April.<br/> <br/> Bebington Central, Birkenhead Central, Wallasey Central and West Kirby will be the first libraries to reopen their d...