News in Heswall

The sending off of Tomas Soucek. Image: Sky Sports

Heswall's Mike Dean, one of our best known top-flight referees, placed himself in the football spotlight on Saturday evening with a decision which got football fans talking over the weekend.

Mike showed his red card to West Ham's forward, Tomas Soucek, towards the very end of a pretty tedious nil nil draw, enlivened only by the sending off and the reaction it provoked.

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Mount Road in Bebington was closed to allow officers to continue their investigation

Today Merseyside Police has made another appeal to find the mum of a baby boy whose body was found on Brackenwood golf course in Bebington.

Exactly a week ago today, on Friday 29th January, at around 4.25pm, two dog walkers came across the body of the full-term baby boy in a wooded area at the side of a footpath close to the 16th green of the golf course.

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For the time being, fortnightly collections are a has bin...

For the time being, our brown garden waste bin collections will be continuing to operate a four-weekly collection due to the ongoing effects of COVID-19 on the bin crew staff.

Biffa, Wirral's waste collection contractor, does not have enough people to restart the brown bin collections on a fortnightly basis as usual because staff levels continue to be too low due to those who are shielding or have confirmed or suspected symptoms.

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THE BBC has reported local elections in May are set to go ahead despite concerns they might spike another surge in Covid-19.

It had widely been predicted that elections would be delayed until October, particularly after a survey last month of senior local government officers showed the vast majority had serious concerns.

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Judith Kenyon, Networx4Business host (L) and Daryl Vickers, Networx4Business founder and host (R)

A networking group with a schedule of meetings including those which, in normal times, are held at the Devon Doorway pub, is joining forces with another established group with the aim of providing the best networking opportunities for North West business.

JK Business Club is joining Networx4Business and will be re-branded Networx CH1, indicating that when face to face events come back the meeting will take place in Chester City Centre.

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