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Teenage troublemaker 'Bogghead' sidesteps ASBO because of wording of order

William Smith, 14, was able to enter banned area with his mum and stay there – even if his mum then left

Hundreds stopped from walking through Mersey Tunnels each year, say police

The entrance to the Queensway (Birkenhead) Mersey tunnel
Police warn pedestrians to steer clear of busy and dangerous roads

Plans to sell off Tranmere Rovers training ground to be reconsidered

Tranmere Rovers FC former training ground on Ingleborough Road,Tranmere,Wirral,with Prenton Park in the background
Ingleborough scheme to go back before Wirral council

Tory party made 73 electioneering phone calls to Merseysiders during 25th anniversary Hillsborough memorial

Esther McVey Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Disabled People, arrives at 10 Downing Street, London
Shocking gaffe follows on from Wirral West MP Esther McVey's party-political tweet during memorial service On Tuesday

Two arrests after shots fired in Birkenhead attack

Merseyside Police
Police believe shooting could have been targeted
Jill Meyers as Lena Ashwell with Esther-Grace Button as Bessie

Wirral allotment travels back in time for outdoor theatre show

Troupers comes to Gilroy allotments in West Kirby, set on French battlefields of WWI

Situations vacant: Full-time Viking, no experience of pillaging required!

Some of the clothing and weapons Wirral's live-in Viking will be provided with by Big Heritage
Wirral tourism site to advertise for unique job

Tragic case of the lost Botha bomber

Pilot Sgt George M Heppinstall was one of four men lost in the crash
Hooton Park played a part in reporting the plane missing
Ross Meredith, Neighbourhood Inspector for south Wirral

On the Beat: Merseyside Police's Insp Ross Meredith on local crime figures

"South Wirral remains one of the safest areas in Merseyside to live, work or visit"

Gang of youths attack pensioner in vicious Upton street assault

Generic Merseyside Police car
67-year-old victim was pounced upon by group of four teenagers and beat with baseball bat

Most prolific member of teenage Wirral burglary gang has sentence slashed

Lewis Stephen John Hodgskin today saw his sentence cut to six years from seven-and-a-half

Your Gallery: Dennis Oakes

The latest artist to feature in Wirral News' Your Gallery is 66-year-old Dennis Oakes from Irby

Your Gallery: Callum Parry

By Callum Parry
The latest artist to feature in Wirral News' Your Gallery is 17-year-old Callum Parry from Wallasey

Frank Field: Work with local employers is making a real difference

Frank Field, MP for Birkenhead
In his weekly column for Wirral News, MP for Birkenhead Frank Field writes about the work of the council, schools and colleges
Sophie Jones,19 from Eastham who died from cervical cancer at the weekend.

Campaigners calling for change after death of Merseyside teen Sophie Jones granted Parliament debate

A three-hour debate has now been set for May 1 - weeks earlier than expected

Proud Alex on his life after Claire House

Alex Roberts enjoys a party on his last visit to Claire House
Claire House user Alex Roberts talks about moving on from the hospice

Farewell to two popular medics in Heswall

Dr Roger Pickles and Sister Margaret Clark
End of an era as old school medics retire from Silverdale Medical Centre

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Your Gallery: Dennis Oakes

Lady Lever Art Gallery roof, taken by Alan Jones

In Pictures: Your Flickr photos from April 23

By Callum Parry

Your Gallery: Callum Parry

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