Do you think it's safe to use your mobile phone when you're driving? Or to be in a car with someone who does? What about if it's just quickly?! Then read on.......
You’ve seen the hard-hitting adverts and you’ve probably heard some of the statistics, but the risk of talking on your mobile whilst driving can’t be emphasised enough.
It seems so trivial to answer a quick call during your drive and most people perceive virtually no risk in doing so. Research however contests this, with...
Calling all young people in years 8 and 10!!
Have you taken part in Wirral's HELP Survey 2012 yet?
You can tell us about things like:
Your local area
Your answers will help us to plan how we improve things for you and other young people in Wirral.
Take part here now and HELP us HELP you.
HELP: Health, Education and Lifestyle Profile
Birkenhead based Let’s Go! Publishing Ltd have today launched their latest magazine title – Good2Go!
Good2Go! magazine is aimed at Wirral’s teen audience and is packed full of essential information on health and well-being, current news, careers advice, education opportunities, media reviews and much more! The magazine is being distributed to all young people on Wirral aged between 15 – 19 through schools, libraries, youth groups and youth agencies.
Budding screenwriters can learn from an industry professional at a script writing taster session.
On 16th February Leasowe library will host author and playwright Marc Gee who has previously run writing courses for the British Film Institute, BBC and Wirral Metropolitan College.
The session runs between 10.00am and 12.00pm and is free and open to all members of the public.
Marc Gee has written in diverse genres for stage and screen. He has had plays performed at Liverpool's Everyman theatre,...
In Wallasey and West Kirby....
"Teens to twenties" at West Kirby Children's Centre is on every Thursday from 10am to 11:30 am at West Kirby Children's Centre for young parents under the age of 25 years. The group gives you the opportunity to meet with other mums and dads of a similiar age in a relaxed environment, giving you the opportunity to explore messy play, baby massage, sensory sessions, play sessions, advice & support and much more. For more information please contact Steph on (0151...
Would you like some extra funding ?
The 4th annual Big Lunch takes place over the Diamond Jubilee Holiday from 2nd - 5th June.
To celebrate, Wirral's area Forums are inviting community and voluntary groups and even individuals with a suitable guarantor, to apply for up to £200 of funding towards the cost of their very own celebration for the Big Jubilee Lunch!
If you'd like to hold a street party, lunch in your local community centre or Scout hut, a barbecue in the park or a party with your...
Do you fancy yourself as a budding photographer? Have you got that creative flair?
Then why not put your eye to the test and be in with a shot at winning a £50 cash prize!
The Mayor of Wirral, Cllr. Moira McLaughlin, in partnership with The Rotary Club of Birkenhead and the Wirral Globe newspaper are on the search for Wirral's best young photographers.
What kind of photos should you take?
The theme for the competition this year is "Changing Wirral". This could be anything from the changing...
16 - 24 years and looking for employment? Would you like the opportunity to meet employers such as Getrag Ford, Jaguar Land Rover, Balfour, Wates Construction, Iceland Thompson, Thistle, Hilton, Marriot, Santander, Barclays, Manpower....well this is one event not to be missed.
Thousands of jobs and advice will be available at a unique event to help young people on Wirral to find work. This special recruitment fair has been organised by the Liverpool City Region's six local authorities and it...