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by Wirral Council News
Mon Oct 25, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Local charity Koala NW launches project to raise awareness of RSV in little ones this Winter
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Local charity Koala NW launches project to raise awareness of RSV in little ones this Winter

<r>This year, health bodies are braced for an increase in Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) cases among the very young (under two years of age).<br/> <br/> RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus) is a common viral infection, one that causes coughs and colds in Winter and can lead to bronchiolitis. Health ...
by Wirral Council News
Mon Oct 25, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: New support grant for small and medium businesses and charities
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New support grant for small and medium businesses and charities

<r>A new funding scheme for businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic has launched today (25 October).<br/> <br/> More than £1.6m is available for Wirral businesses under the new Trading On Scheme which is designed to specifically support small and medium sized organisations with between 10 to 24...
by Wirral Council News
Fri Oct 22, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Community firework displays return to Wirral’s parks this year
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Community firework displays return to Wirral’s parks this year

<r>Residents will be able to enjoy free community fireworks across the borough as the council’s parks and countryside service prepare to light up the sky on bonfire night weekend.<br/> <br/> Firework displays this year will be across two nights, Friday 5 November and Saturday 6 November.<br/> <br/> ...
by Wirral Council News
Fri Oct 22, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Young people in Wirral set for a spooktacular Halloween
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Young people in Wirral set for a spooktacular Halloween

<r>Wirral’s Youth and Play Services are hosting a series of spooktacular events for young people over Halloween this year... and parents if they are brave enough! Expect everything from Halloween parties, quizzes and bonfires, to fancy dress, scary movies and even a haunted house...<br/> <br/> Gautb...
by Wirral Council News
Fri Oct 22, 2021 11:45 am
Forum: Council News
Topic: Limit the scares this Halloween and be costume safe
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Limit the scares this Halloween and be costume safe

<r>If you’re still on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume, keep a look out for safety labels to make sure your celebrations are spooky and scary - but not dangerous. <br/> <br/> Dressing up and getting in the spirit of Halloween can be exciting, particularly for little children, but not all c...
by Wirral Council News
Thu Oct 21, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Canada Life forward funding sets Birkenhead regeneration into motion
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Canada Life forward funding sets Birkenhead regeneration into motion

<r>In a landmark deal for the borough, investment and pension fund, Canada Life Asset Management has agreed to forward fund the development of Wirral Growth Company’s two new Grade-A office schemes in Birkenhead for £75 million.<br/> <br/> Totalling 150,000 sq ft, the flagship office buildings are t...
by Wirral Council News
Thu Oct 21, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Volunteers needed for massive tree planting schemes
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Volunteers needed for massive tree planting schemes

<r>Since declaring a climate emergency in 2019, the council has committed to planting more trees. Lots of them. By 2030 the council will have supported the planting of 210,000 trees, or 21,000, per year across the borough, doubling our tree canopy. For every dangerous tree that has to be cut down fo...
by Wirral Council News
Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Free Friday night football sessions for young people
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Free Friday night football sessions for young people

<r>Teenagers will 'dribble' with delight as free football sessions are announced.<br/> <br/> From 22nd October, free football will be held every Friday evening from 5.30pm-7.30pm at The Oval Leisure Centre in Bebington. <br/> <br/> Qualified and experienced sports coaches from Wirral Sports and Deve...
by Wirral Council News
Wed Oct 20, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Mayor welcomes dignitaries to seal historic links with Peru
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Mayor welcomes dignitaries to seal historic links with Peru

<r>The Mayor of Wirral, Councillor George Davies, welcomed dignitaries from the Peruvian Embassy in London to Wirral on Friday 15th October for a special ceremony to celebrate the bicentenary of Peru’s navy.<br/> <br/> Rear Admiral Daniel Valencia was joined by some of his country’s top military lea...
by Wirral Council News
Tue Oct 19, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Council News
Topic: Wirral: Your council, your voice – help set the budget for 2022-23
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Wirral: Your council, your voice – help set the budget for 2022-23

<r>“There are no easy answers” to close the budget gap this year, the leader of Wirral Council said today.<br/> <br/> Wirral Council is moving ahead with setting a budget for the next financial year, 2022-23, as the borough continues to battle the impact of COVID-19.<br/> <br/> But the authority fac...