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Wallasey

Wallasey is the home of Wirral town hall and Wirral council's headquarters. The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, was founded in Wallasey in 1931 and the first passenger hovercraft service operated between Leasowe and Rhyl in the early 1960s. Neighbouring seaside resort New Brighton is famous for Fort Perch Rock, a defence site once known as the "little Gibraltar of the Mersey". World of Sport presenter Dickie Davies was born in Wallasey, as was former England and Lions star Austin Healey.

Mayors column 26/11/14

The latest dispatch from Cllr Steve Foulkes

Join the Feelgood Fiver Campaign!

Help the Lonsdale Trust Wallasey out this Christmas. They are involved with helping vulnerable people and their carers enjoy a better festive period

Wirral family stars in Children in Need

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Linda and Colin Cook featuring on the BBC show, talking and paying tribute to their late daughter Ellie

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

MP column 19/11/14: Angela Eagle

The latest dispatch from Wallasey's MP

Mayor's column 19/11/14

The latest dispatch from Cllr Steve Foulkes

Mayor column 12/11/14

The latest dispatch from Cllr Steve Foulkes

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

MP column 12/11/14: Angela Eagle

The latest dispatch from Wallasey's MP

Wirral's fireworks displays: here's where to go!

Here's the lowdown on where to go tonight

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

MP column 05/11/14: Angela Eagle

The latest dispatch from Wallasey's MP

Mayor column 29/10/14

The latest dispatch from Cllr Steve Foulkes

Wallasey Yacht Club awarded £73,000 of funding from Sport England

Great news for Yacht Club as it plans to upgrade facilities

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

MP column 29/10/14: Angela Eagle

The latest dispatch from Wallasey's MP

Let's help the hedgehogs this winter

Wallasey Hedgehog Rescue give some valuable advice on looking out for vulnerable hedgehogs as the weather gets colder

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

MP column 22/10/14: Angela Eagle

The latest dispatch from Wallasey's MP

Mayor column 22/10/14

The latest dispatch from Cllr Steve Foulkes

Defiant II has raised £2,000 for Help for Heroes to mark the centenary of World War One. Picture by Linda Foo Guest

American military vehicle in Wirral raises cash for Help for Heroes

‘Detroit’ Dave has spent his pension to bring the Lark back to its former glory

Tails wag as local opticians unveils new look

Liscard shop gets help from some canine friends

Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey

MP column 15/10/14: Angela Eagle

The latest dispatch from Wallasey's MP

The Creep creators Phil Perez, James Podmore and Saul Murphy

Final chapter of The Creep show returns to Wirral resort

Interactive fright fest for Hallowe’en starts on October 10 in New Brighton

Professor Steve Harding

Hear about Wirral's Viking past

Professor Steve Harding will talk about the Draken Harold Harfage Longship