Wirral Council has announced a series of free football sessions for local teenagers during the forthcoming Easter holidays.
The sessions, consisting of organised five-a-side and other football activities will take place at The Oval, Wirral, from 1pm until 3pm each afternoon between Monday 2nd and Thursday 5th April, and between Tuesday 10th and Friday 13th April.
Made possible through funding from the Early Intervention Grant, the sessions are open to both boys and girls aged between 13 and 19...
Wirral Council has recently made e-Books and e-Audiobooks available on its libraries website for download and browsing at leisure on e-readers, PCs, laptops, tablets, compatible mobile phones and MP3 players.
The latest development to the library service means that members no longer have to go into their local branch to enjoy their favourite books and audiobooks, and can instead do it from the comfort of their own home.
With more than 2,500 downloads of the new e-book service at Wirral's...
Are you in an up and coming band? Are you aged between 13 and 19?
Would you like the chance to play at a festival in front of hundreds of other teenagers?
Youthfest 2012 is coming, and the hunt is on for the best four bands in the borough to join the bill.
We're looking for bands made up primarily of 13-19 year olds, playing any genre of music, ready to perform a set of at least 20 minutes of their own music.
We'll be running four Battle of the Bands events at our Youth Hubs across Wirral in...
Oldershaw School, Wallasey, is the venue for a ‘dry bar’ gig featuring Guardians, White Heat and Static Vibe on Friday March 30th.
This will be the third dry bar Foyer Rocks’ event in the last 18 months organised by young people from the Market Wells Foyer, part of Forum Housing Association.
The events have been a big hit with the local community and are back by popular demand. Not only do they showcase young talent across Wirral but they also provide young people with the opportunity to have...
Talented young people from all over the region will be on stage at the Floral Pavilion, New Brighton, on Sunday March 25th for the Mayor of Wirral’s Special Charity Appeal.
Held every year, ‘Spotlight on Youth’ is one of the North West’s premier children’s variety shows showcasing the many talented youngsters (under the age of 19) from Wirral and beyond.
This year the line up is more varied than ever with two bands, singers, dancers, solo artists, gymnastics and a comedian.
Said the Mayor of...
If you are under 19 and pregnant or have just had a baby why not check out a Young Parents Group?
A free group runs on Wednesdays from 1pm to 3pm at Lingham Satellite Children's Centre in Moreton. Over 10 weekly sessions, you'll find out lots of useful information for both you and your baby.
The group will be run by friendly staff and you'll be offered a warm welcome. And there will be advice and support if you just want to chat in confidence.
There will also be free gifts for you and your baby...
Wirral Metropolitan College are holding their next Open Event on Thursday 15th March 2012.
This Open Event is a great way of finding out more information about what Wirral Met can offer you. Staff and current students from the college will be there for you to chat to and to answer any questions you may have.
Thursday 15th March 2012, 4.30pm – 7pm
Twelve Quays CampusMorepeth DockShore RoadBirkenheadWirralCH41 1AG
Twelve Quays Campus is a short walk from Hamilton Square train...
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.