What's New

24/02/2015 - 13:36
A team of six girls from West Kirby Grammar School are raising money for Wings of Hope by hosting a charity fashion show at Heswall Hall on Monday 16th March 2015 at 7pm. The girls have held several events to raise awareness and money for this cause and this is their final event. Wings of Hope are a registered charity who provide free education to children in India and Malawi who are living in poverty, orphaned or are separated from their family. The event will be run by Shop2Drop, a company...
28/01/2015 - 11:23
Are you good at coming up with creative ideas? Are you from the Wallasey area or attend a school or youth club in the area? Do you want to make a difference in your community? If you answered yes to all these then WE NEED YOU! Wallasey Constituency Committee is investing £2,000 in the ‘Little Sparks’ fund and is looking for groups of young people like you (aged 18 or younger) to bid for up to £500 to fund community projects in the Wallasey area. Bids should focus either on: helping people of...
28/01/2015 - 11:03
Wirral’s young people are one step closer to having the new state-of-the-art youth facility, The Hive, with the unveiling of new designs for the Youth Zone today. The concept images follow the recent appointment of Seven Architecture, who have been instructed to design the £6million facility, by a panel of judges consisting of local young people and representatives of the Youth Zone Board including; Wirral Council, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service and OnSide. Expected to open at the end of...
21/01/2015 - 11:08
A prestigious tennis tournament returns to Wirral in March, gathering together some of the world’s top players. The Aegon GB Pro-Series tournament will take place from 15th March to 21st March at Wirral Tennis and Leisure Centre, Bidston. Entry is free and open to all. Practice sessions take place on Saturday 14th March, and are also open to the public. 22-year-old Londoner Tom Farquharson won 2014’s event, capturing his maiden pro singles title against Dan Smethurst. Over 100 spectators...
12/01/2015 - 10:04
Young people aged 14 to 25 can take part in free healthy activities at a new Wirral Council leisure resource. Guinea Gap Leisure Centre in Seacombe has recently welcomed two brand new, state-of-the-art 3G pitches, as part of a wider scheme of ongoing improvements to the facility, which also includes a new fitness suite. On Tuesday 13th January between 7pm and 9pm officers from Wirral Council’s Sports Development Team will be running free multi-sport activities, including football, volleyball...
12/01/2015 - 09:47
The Mayor of Wirral, Councillor Steve Foulkes would like to invite all talented youngsters from Wirral to audition for this year's production of Spotlight on Youth 2015 which will take place at the Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton on Sunday, March 22nd 2015. Spotlight On Youth showcases talented youngsters, under the age of 19, from the Wirral and the North West whilst raising funds for the Mayor of Wirral's Special Charity Appeal which supports local charities. This year the Mayor is...
25/11/2014 - 14:02
More than 40 community-spirited young people are coming to end of a programme that has seen them take giant strides towards improving the lives of others in their community while at the same time boosting their own personal and professional development. In total, 45 young people aged 16 and 17 have taken part in the National Citizen Service programme, co-ordinated by Wirral Council’s Sports Development Team, this year. And this week – Saturday 29th November - they will officially ‘graduate’...
18/11/2014 - 11:17
Wirral’s poetry extravaganza for people of all ages is accepting entries. The theme of 2015’s competition is ‘Light’. The closing date for applications is 15th January 2015. Entry is free and there are cash prizes for all winners. Chris’s parents Julie and Rich Salmon said: “We set up the Poetry Extravaganza in memory of our youngest son following his sudden death in February 2009, when he was aged just 15. Chris had a real passion and talent for writing poetry and we started the poetry...
18/11/2014 - 11:14
Professionals from the youth, health, education and social care sectors will meet this week to discuss responses to bullying. The annual Anti Bullying Conference, entitled ‘Let’s Stop Bullying Together’ will be held today at Pilgrim Street Arts Centre. Key Note speaker will be Dr Ruwan De Soysa, a consultant community paediatrician who will look at whether Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) make children more vulnerable to bullying. Attendees will...
17/11/2014 - 11:39
New figures released by the alcohol campaign group Drink Wise suggest that more than 12,000 Wirral children of age 16 and under may have been harmed by someone else’s drinking. A new campaign, launched on Monday November 17, to mark the start of Alcohol Awareness Week 2014, aims to highlight the need for minimum unit pricing as part of moves to protect children and young people from alcohol. In a survey conducted by Drink Wise, one in five of the adults they spoke to said they knew of a child...
Is this information:
Very Useful
Very Useful
Quite Useful
Quite Useful
Not Useful
Not Very Useful
Syndicate content