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by Wirral Council News
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: All aboard! New campaign to get families chatting, playing and reading together launches on Wirral buses
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All aboard! New campaign to get families chatting, playing and reading together launches on Wirral buses

<r> Wirral Council’s Early Childhood Services and The Foundation Years Trust have launched a campaign to support parents in their role as their child’s most important educator.<br/> <br/> Funded by the Department for Education and supported by the National Literacy Trust, the Hungry Little Minds cam...
by Wirral Council News
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Free First Time Central Heating for residents
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Free First Time Central Heating for residents

<r>Wirral Council are working with local charity, Energy Projects Plus, AgilityEco and Affordable Warmth Solutions, to offer fully funded central heating to residents who don’t currently have gas central heating.<br/> <br/> Connected for Warmth, is a new service designed to help eligible private and...
by Wirral Council News
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: Landlord prosecuted for breaching Selective Licensing requirements
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Landlord prosecuted for breaching Selective Licensing requirements

<r>Following a joint investigation between Wirral Council’s Housing Standards and Trading Standards teams, a Neston-based property company and its director have been prosecuted for 11 consumer protection and housing offences.<br/> <br/> District Judge Sanders heard earlier this month at Wirral Magis...
by Wirral Council News
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: £250,000 ‘Fighting Fund’ to tackle climate emergency proposed
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£250,000 ‘Fighting Fund’ to tackle climate emergency proposed

<r>The funds, outlined in the Council’s proposed budget for 2020/21, will take action to stop damaging pollution and make Wirral more resilient to the impacts of Climate Change.<br/> <br/> The proposals come just months after Wirral Council declared a Climate Emergency in Summer 2019.<br/> <br/> <br...
by Wirral Council News
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: More than 21,000 women in Wirral not adequately screened for Cervical Cancer
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More than 21,000 women in Wirral not adequately screened for Cervical Cancer

<r><br/> Recent figures from Public Health England show that 21,258 eligible women in Wirral have missed their cervical screenings, also known as their ‘smear test’, in recent years.<br/> <br/> <br/> During Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, which runs 20th – 27th January, health chiefs are urging the...
by Wirral Council News
Tue Jan 21, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: New Ferry and Port Sunlight Community Fund
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New Ferry and Port Sunlight Community Fund

<r>Community organisations in New Ferry and Port Sunlight are being invited to submit applications for one-off grants to fund specific projects in the area.<br/> <br/> Launched yesterday (Monday 20th January), the New Ferry and Port Sunlight Community Fund aims to help organisations running projects...
by Wirral Council News
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Limited tickets remaining to local driving instructors for Engage seminar
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Limited tickets remaining to local driving instructors for Engage seminar

<r>Local driving instructors can help reduce the number of people involved in collisions by joining the Engage Driving Instructor seminar on 27 February.<br/> <br/> With limited spaces available, this seminar provides driving instructors with the opportunity to meet, learn and exchange ideas with ot...
by Wirral Council News
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: LJLA launches consultation on future aircraft flight paths
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LJLA launches consultation on future aircraft flight paths

<r>Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is undertaking a 12 week consultation as part of the modernisation of the UK’s airspace, which will involve potential changes to the routes taken by aircraft departing from and arriving at the Airport. <br/>  <br/> The UK’s airspace is some of the most complex...
by Wirral Council News
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: Blue Monday Q & A: Amparo Support after Suicide
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Blue Monday Q & A: Amparo Support after Suicide

<r>Content note: Mentions suicide and suicide support.<br/> <br/> The third Monday of January, dubbed ‘Blue Monday’, is said to be the most depressing day of the year – due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold and dark weather and the arrival of unpaid bills.<br/> <br/> While the origins o...
by Wirral Council News
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Wirral joins communities around the world to remember mankind’s darkest chapter
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Wirral joins communities around the world to remember mankind’s darkest chapter

<r>Wirral is set to take part in world-wide commemorations on Monday 27 January to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau.<br/>  <br/> <br/> The extermination camp was liberated by Soviet soldiers on 27 January 1945 – 75 years ago to the day. <br/>  <br/> <br/> The dat...