How we use Cookies

Politics

Wirral has four parliamentary constituencies. Frank Field has held the Birkenhead seat for Labour since 1979 and is the borough's longest serving MP. Angela Eagle has been Labour's Wallasey MP since 1992. In the 2010 General Election, new candidate Alison McGovern held on to the Wirral South seat for Labour. Esther McVey became the peninsula's sole Tory MP on the same night when she took the Wirral West seat from Labour.

Frank Field, MP for Birkenhead

Frank Field: NHS budget is under massive pressure

In his weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Birkenhead Frank Field writes about health service budgets

Minister for Disabled People and MP for Wirral West Esther McVey

Esther McVey: Glorious English summer afternoon for Irby CC v House of Commons cricket team

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral West Esther McVey writes about a cricket match with a difference

Alison McGovern, Labour MP for Wirral South and Shadow Minister for International Development

Alison McGovern: Giants proved great culture exists here

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral South Alison McGovern writes about the return of the Giant Spectacular to Liverpool

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

Angela Eagle: The economy isn't working for working people in Wirral

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wallasey Angela Eagle writes about the economy

Frank Field, MP for Birkenhead

Frank Field: Staff morale of NHS workers is at a critical condition

In his weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Birkenhead Frank Field writes about the NHS

Minister for Disabled People and MP for Wirral West Esther McVey

Esther McVey: There was lots to cheer about in Wirral over the weekend

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral West Esther McVey writes about various events taking place over the weekend

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

Angela Eagle: We are seeing 60 years of social progress dismantled

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wallasey Angela Eagle writes about her imminent visit to the National Policy Forum

Alison McGovern, Labour MP for Wirral South and Shadow Minister for International Development

Alison McGovern: Continuing enquiries about delayed passports are a concern

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral South Alison McGovern writes about passport delays and local events

Frank Field, MP for Birkenhead

Frank Field: Residents up in arms about car park charges

In his weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Birkenhead Frank Field writes about parking charges in Wirral

Minister for Disabled People and MP for Wirral West Esther McVey

Esther McVey: George Osborne met with Wirral businesses to hear their views

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral West Esther McVey writes about George Osborne's visit to West Kirby

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

Angela Eagle: Time for Government to honour fallen Falklands hero

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wallasey Angela Eagle writes about Falklands hero Corporal Stewart McLaughlin

Alison McGovern, Labour MP for Wirral South and Shadow Minister for International Development

Alison McGovern: Constituents welcome to meet me on summer tour

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral South Alison McGovern writes about her plans to meet constituents across Wirral

Malcolm Peine (left) with St Bridget's coach John Hanson and UK chess winners from the three teams (back) Taylor Jenkins, Maddie Kinson, Tom Winston, Rohan Mewar and Raffi Parry (front) Advait Bavikatte, Alex Waring, George Creasy, Rocco Robinson and Vadim Bosc. Drew from Barclaycard to right.

Chess champs from Wirral get set to out manoevre world opponents

St Bridget’s CofE Primary school play for the UK to win international title

(L-R) Matt Campbell, Director of Communities project, Derek Millar,Commercial Director of the shopping centres, David Foster, Locality Manager and Frank Field MP

Birkenhead MP Frank Field opens new St Vincent De Paul charity shop in Pyramids

"This is a hugely important development that will help vulnerable people in Birkenhead and beyond"

West Kirby Sea Scouts celebrate their milestone

West Kirby sea scouts celebrate 70 years

West Kirby Sea Scouts fundraised to buy boats to mark 70th anniversary

The theme for this year's Wirral Met Gala Dinner was Supermarionation. Hairdressing, beauty and catering students and apprentices provided an excellent three course gala dinner, alongside their hair and make-up show, which took place at Heswall Hall.

Gala dinner proves an outstanding success at Wirral Met College

Supermarionation Gala Dinner at Wirral Met College

Unicyclists put their wheel in motion for Wirral Bikeathon 2014

Record numbers in this year's Wirral Bikeathon

1,600 riders raised £58,000 for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Minister for Disabled People and MP for Wirral West Esther McVey

Esther McVey: How local area could benefit from being more bike-friendly

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral West Esther McVey writes about sport in and around West Wirral

Alison McGovern, Labour MP for Wirral South and Shadow Minister for International Development

Alison McGovern: Celebrating the quality of food on offer in South Wirral

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wirral South Alison McGovern writes about Farm Feast

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

Angela Eagle: Immigration issue needs sensible and fair policies

In her weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Wallasey Angela Eagle writes about immigration