Kite flyers from all over the world are heading to the Wirral coastline this weekend for one of the most colourful and spectacular events on the UK events calendar.
New Brighton's breezy 'Dips' – unique green spaces on the promenade overlooking the Mersey Estuary – will be home to the 'Kites Over the Mersey' Wirral International Kite Festival on Saturday and Sunday, June 11 and 12 from 11am to 4.30pm each day.
Admission is free, and there is a free shuttle bus running all weekend from New...
Are you stuck for something to do with your Dad this Father's Day? Why not take him swimming - you can get him in for FREE!!
To celebrate Fathers Day on June 19th Wirral’s Invigor8 leisure centres are offering Dads the chance to spend some quality time with their children, with Dads swimming for free in one of the borough’s public pools.
To take advantage of the offer, dads will need the voucher which can be downloaded and printed here.
So long as Dads go with a child under 16, Dad can...
Are you a complete beginner or have you done a little running in the past? If so, why not come along and join one of Wirral Sports Development's Run England running groups which meet across Wirral? Registration is now FREE so it will only cost you £1 a session (this is the junior rate, adults are £2 a session) or £5 per family session (family ticket is for up to 2 adults and 4 young people). The session fee is FREE if you are an Invigor8 holder.
Sessions run across Wirral in a variety of...
Better check your Facebook settings before posting a party invitation online.
A teenage girl in Germany who forgot to mark her birthday invitation as private on Facebook fled her own party when more than 1,500 guests showed up and around 100 police officers, some on horses, were needed to keep the crowd under control.
Eleven people were temporarily detained, one police officer was injured, dozens of girls wearing flip-flops cut their feet on broken glass and firefighters had to extinguish two...
Wirral Council is once again offering free swimming for children and young people over this half-term period. Sessions are available across Wirral's 6 pools for all under 18s until Sunday 5th June.
Check out the Half-Term Swimming Pool Timetable to find a session that's right for you.
If you have any queries about the offer, you can contact the Sport and Recreation Call Centre on 0151 606 2010.
NHS Wirral is trying to find out more about the health and social care needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people to help us develop and improve local services.
We would like LGBT people who live, work or go to school/college in Wirral to complete a survey which asks about health and experiences of services.
All answers you give will be kept anonymous and confidential and only NHS employees working on this project will see the data you provide. We do not collect any...
Young DaDa: Steering Group
DaDa – Disability and Deaf Arts would like to appoint six young Disabled and d/Deaf people (13 – 19 years old) to be members of a steering group to inform and lead decision-making processes for their Young People's programme. The role as a steering group member will be voluntary but travel expenses and access support will be covered when attending events or meetings as part of the role. The group will meet four times a year, but are likely to have responsibilities...
This half-term, Aiming High have organised some fab activities for disabled young people and their friends.
Tuesday 31st May and Wednesday 1st June at South Wirral Youth Hub
From 1-3.30pm for £2 per session, disabled young people and their friends aged 8-19 can take part in as much or as little as they like, including:
Art workshops with a professional artist
Chillout with friends and meet new people
Play pool, Wii and table tennis
Prior booking is essential. To book a...
Have you ever visited a hospital? Got some thoughts on what was good or bad?
Fancy having a say in how Arrowe Park and Clatterbridge Hospitals work?
The NHS Foundation Trust, responsible for both of these sites (Wirral University Teaching Hospital), is looking to encourage young people to become public members and to appoint a number of Public Governors from this group.
There are currently more than 8,500 public members who are interested in influencing hospital services. You can become a...
This competition has now closed!!
Entries will be judged on Friday 6th May 2011 and winners will be notified by Friday 13th May.
Watch this space to find out who won!!
There were 10 x 2-for-1 Rampworx passes up for grabs, each worth up to £13. These were available to win as follows:
1st Prize: 5 x passes2nd Prize: 3 x passes3rd Prize: 2 x passes
TeenWirral holds regular competitions so keep your eyes peeled for the next one!