Wirral day centre closures

Carers fighting to save three day care centres on the Wirral will be told which one the council will close. 15,000 people have signed a petition to save sites in Moreton, Heswall and Eastham

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Council recommends closure of Moreton Day Centre

Wirral Council are recommending that of the three day centres at risk, Moreton, Heswall and Eastham, Moreton Day Centre should close in order to help save £109m.

The final vote will take place on June 20th. Although the recommendation is that Moreton Day Centre will close, staff jobs at all three sites are at risk.

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Decision day for Wirral day-centre closure

Campaigners fight to keep centres open

Campaigners fighting for the future of day-centres for adults with disabilities in Wirral will plead with the council today to keep them open.

Wirral council is planning to shut either Moreton, Heswall or Eastham day-centre as part of a package of measures aimed to saving almost 40 million pounds.

A final decision is due to be made at a meeting later.

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Wirral Council cut £100m

Wirral Council is asking residents what services they want to save as it plans 100 million pound spending cuts. The local authority says is needs to slash a third of its budget over the next 3 years. Tim Scott has the details:

£100M cuts in Wirral

Wallasey Town Hall Credit: ITV Granada

Wirral Council is asking residents what services they want to save as it plans £100 million spending cuts.

The local authority says is needs to slash a third of its budget over the next 3 years.

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