Over the Easter holidays, Wirral Council's Community Sports team are running lots of activities for all the family! These are funded by 'You Decide' and will be taking place across Meols and Hoylake.
You can come along and get involved in a range of multi-sports and fun games such as rounders, dodgeball, basketball and football, and all the activities are run by qualified coaches from the Sports Development team. These activities are suitable for all the family, or you could come along with a...
What is Rampworx Skatepark all about?
Rampworx Skatepark is the largest indoor extreme sports facility in the UK, and they know everything there is to know about skateboarding, BMX and In Line Skating!!
Whether you're an elite level rider, or new to the game, you can go along and try to defy gravity!!! If you want to add to your freestyling repertoire, the skatepark can help you develop your skills with a series of regular & free coaching programmes and clinics!
They also offer a range of...
Wirral Council is once again offering free swimming for children and young people over the Easter Holiday period. Sessions are available across Wirral's 6 pools for all under 18s from Saturday 16th April to Sunday 1st May, apart from the Bank Holidays when the Leisure Centres will be closed.
Check out the Easter Swimming Pool Timetable to find a session that's right for you. Happy Free Swimming this Easter!!
If you have any queries about the offer, you can contact the Sport and Recreation Call...
Ever thought about doing a Duke of Edinburgh's Award? Read on to see why it might just be a good idea!!
What is DofE all about?
A DofE programme is a real adventure from beginning to end. It doesn't matter who you are or where you're from. You just need to be aged between 14 and 24 and want to get something out of life.
You can do programmes at three levels, Bronze, Silver or Gold, which lead to a Duke of Edinburgh's Award. You achieve an Award by completing a personal programme of activities...
TeenWirral is holding an Easter Competition!
There are 10 x 2-for-1 passes to Liverpool's Rampworx Skatepark up for grabs, each worth up to £13. These will be awarded to three lucky winners as follows:
1st Prize - 5 x 2-for-1 passes2nd Prize - 3 x 2-for-1 passes3rd Prize - 2 x 2-for-1 passes
Each 2-for-1 pass will allow 2 people entry to a session for the price of 1 person which makes for a great day (or evening!) out with your mates, without costing a fortune!!
Rampworx Skatepark provides...
The Wirral Sports Forum is seeking nominations for the 2011 Sports Awards.
These annual awards recognise the achievements of Wirral's dedicated sports people over the year. The awards are open to anybody who lives in Wirral.
The six categories are:-
Coach of the Year - this award will be presented to a coach in recognition of their involvement, dedication and achievement within their chosen sport.
Club of the Year - this award will be presented to the sports club that can demonstrate...
Two talented crime writers from Wirral will join other creative young wordsmiths from the region in being honoured at a ceremony in Wrexham on 13th April.
Ten young writers from North Wales, Wirral and Cheshire East have been shortlisted in the regional stage of the second National Young Crime Writers' Competition.
The competition, run by the Crime Writers' Association (CWA) in partnership with library authorities nationwide, invited writers aged up to 18 to submit 1,000 words of crime fiction...
16 year-old Danielle Lowe from Bebington, a year 11 student at Wirral Grammar School for Girls, has been selected to represent Great Britain at the European Junior Swimming Championships in Belgrade from the 3rd to 12th July 2011.
Danielle, who trains with the Swim Wirral Performance Programme and is part of the boroughs' competitive club, Wirral Metro, will compete against Europe's finest in the 50m and 100m butterfly, 50m breaststroke and also the 4 x 100m medley relay.
Wirral Council's Head...