Birkenhead-born comedian Paul O'Grady has been confirmed as the new host of Blind Date - taking over Cilla Black's most iconic TV role.Read the full story ›
Friends of a woman who's been missing from Wirral for almost a month have made an emotional appeal to find her.
Anita Stevenson who is originally from Bradford was last seen in Rockferry.
Today her best friends travelled to the region in their quest to find her. They took to the streets with leaflets and posters. Ian Barber has more:
A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a mother-of-one from Birkenhead.Read the full story ›
Police want to locate this man in connection with abusive behaviour towards staff at Birkenhead Station.Read the full story ›
Merseyside Police have issued an appeal to locate a missing man.
The force is becoming increasingly concerned as to the whereabouts of a Wirral man last seen yesterday, Monday 8 August.
Ronald McKenna, 56, from Birkenhead was seen at around 10.30am in the Prenton area. He is described as white, 5ft 9in, of proportionate build, with short greying hair. When last seen, Ronald was wearing a navy top and jeans.
If anyone has information on Ronald's whereabouts we are urging you to call 101 quoting reference 1021 of 8 August, or via Missing Persons charity on 116 000 or emailing 116000@missing people.org.uk.
Merseyside Police is advising members of the public to avoid the Price Street area of Birkenhead after a fire at an industrial unit.
Granada Reports viewer Stevie Gee sent in these videos from the scene.
Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service and Merseyside Police are on the scene of the fire on Price Street, which was reported just before 11am today.
Members of the public are advised to stay away from the area if driving or on foot while emergency services deal with the incident.
A cordon has been established and road closures are in place including Price Street, St Edwards Close, St Edwards Mews, and Beckwith Street at its junction with Duke Street.
Some properties within the cordon have been evacuated as a precaution.
A cat found covered in oil has been rescued by the RSPCA and has been named Diesel after his ordeal.Read the full story ›
Police investigating a hate crime incident at a Wirral off-licence have released CCTV of a person they would like to speak to.Read the full story ›
A teacher at a leading Wirral school was jailed for 12 months today after secretly filming a young girl.Read the full story ›
Police are investigating the crime in which five cars were stolen as well as tools and equipmentRead the full story ›