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Relief fund for Wirral residents struggling with 'bedroom tax' - Liverpool Echo
A £75,000 “bedroom tax relief fund” is to be set up in a bid to help those struggling with their rents in Wirral. Council chiefs say the move is aimed at helping residents affected by the government's “spare room subsidy” - known by its critics as the ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:41:58 GMT
UPDATED: Should Wirral people be given free use of Mersey Tunnels? - Wirral Globe
CAMPAIGNERS against Mersey Tunnel tolls have questioned the “grossly unfair” decision to allow residents in nearby Halton to cross the new Mersey Gateway bridge – or the current Silver Jubilee bridge – while Wirral residents still face being “ripped ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:38:31 GMT
Wirral Tory leader hit by failed 'smear attempt', report reveals - Liverpool Echo
Wirral's Tory leader was the target of a smear attempt which failed, according to an independent investigation. The council has now published a report into allegations that a senior councillor proposed a smear campaign targeting Conservative Jeff Green.Probe finds evidence of smear campaign against Wirral Tory leader - but fails ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:03:54 GMT
The Evening Read: The Wirral chef wishing on a Michelin star - Liverpool Echo
Meet the man looking to give Liverpool its first Michelin star. After more than a decade at the London Carriage Works, Wirral chef Paul Askew is preparing to launch his fine-dining restaurant in the city's Georgian quarter. The Art School is named ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:06:09 GMT
Wirral's green flag boost - Wirral Globe
"Maintaining them requires a huge team effort, with staff from Wirral Council's parks and countryside service, volunteers and our Friends Groups all playing key roles in keeping them up to a high standard. "I would like to say a huge thank you to ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:23:34 GMT
Asda sparks price war by cutting fuel prices - Wirral Globe
From tomorrow the company is reducing the price of its petrol and its diesel by up to 2p a litre. Asda customers will pay no more than 126.7p a litre for petrol, with diesel being 129.7p a litre - its lowest price since January 2011. Asda said a ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:54:04 GMT