A CHARITY Bikers' Bikeshow in aid of The Wales Air Ambulance takes place in Irby next week.

Organised by The Cow Shed Crew the annual family event takes place at the Shippons Inn in Thingwall Road, Irby on Saturday, May 24, from 11am.

Last year 60 bikes were on display. The annual prize for Best Bike In Show is £100 cash and a trophy.

There is no charge for entry. Organiser Mike Ireland said: "It's a "Show Us Yours" bikeshow and we have vintage, classic, restorations and modern rides arriving throughout the day.

"This is an opportunity for you to bring along and show your bike. Proud of it then bring it!! Show yours, see others and talk bikes."

Police and Fire Bikes will be on display, Bikesafe, RoSPA, WAM, Blood Bikes. There will also be stalls and children's entertainment.

The fun continues into the night with a set from rock band Rigsby’s Cat. The Best Bike In Show will be judged between midday and 3pm.

Your bike needs to be at the show by 12 noon to be in with a chance of winning. For more details contact Mike at mikeandbrenda@onetel.com


THE next meeting of the West Wirral branch of the Family History Society for Cheshire will takes place tonight, Wednesday, May 14.

It will be held at Westbourne Community Centre in West Kirby and invites people to bring along any problems they may have regarding family tree research. A help desk is available from 1.30pm and from 2pm, there will be a talk by Angela Brabin on The trial of Dr Tomanzie.

Visitors are welcome and admission is £1.50, which includes refreshments.


GREASBY Players’ production of Dad’s Army will be staged at Westbourne Hall in Westbourne Road, West Kirby from this Thursday to Saturday, May 15-17. Tickets are from 677 9187.


GLOBE readers are invited to learn more about the birds of Wirral
Country Park during an event on Saturday, May 17.

Organised by coastal rangers and staff from the RSPB, the walk
includes access to the dungeons.

It starts at 10am and booking is essential. Full details are from
0151 648 4371, or wcp@wirral.gov.uk


A HEALTH walk around Birkenhead Park takes place this Tuesday evening, May 19.

If you are interested in taking part, meet at Claughton Health Centre at 7pm. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water. Walks are lead by a trained walk leader. All are welcome. The walks take place every Tuesday until mid September.

More details are from Birkenhead Park Visitors Centre on 0151 652 5197 or by emailing birkenheadpark@wirral.gov.uk


TABLE Tennis lessons for the over-50s take place at West Kirby Concourse every Friday.

Players of all levels take part and novices are welcome to join in. Sessions take place from 1-3.30pm. For more details call Jan Whelan on 625 0057, or Peter Surridge on 632-5507.


OXFEST - an event celebrating 25 years of Oxton and Noctorum Churces Together - will be held in the Arno Fields, Storeton Road, Prenton this Saturday, May 17.

On the day there will be entertainment including face-painting and number of stalls. Admission is free.


VICTORY Hall Tennis Club holds an open day for prospective junior and adult members on Sunday, May 18.

The event, at the venue in Rake Lane, Upton, takes place from 12-4pm. It is a chance to see the facilities and meet current members.

Free tennis taster sessions will be available on the day. Racquets and balls are provided, but bring your own trainers.

There will be a barbecue from midday til 2. Afternoon Tea 3pm onwards. Membership enquiries via website www.uptontennisclub.co.uk


An evening with Catherine O'Driscoll, founder of Canine Health Concern takes place at the Grosvenor Ballroom in Wallasey on Monday, May 19 from 7-10pm.

Tickets, £10, are from The Dog's Diner in Leasowe Road, Wallasey. You may also be able to pay on the night, depending on available seating.


A DAY of events marking stroke awareness day takes place at Mayer Hall in Bebington on Tuesday, May 20. A coffee morning, taking place from 10.30am-12.30pm, will be followed by an afternoon of events.


A tea dance, with music from live band The Elderberries, will take place at St George’s Hall in Liverpool next Wednesday, May 21.

Held in the Great Hall, it starts at 1.30pm, ending at 4pm. Admission is £5, payable at the door. Details are from 0151 225 6909.


A concert by The Bel Canto Singers is to be held at Lower Bebington Methodist Church on May 23.

Taking place at 7.30pm, it is in aid of the Liverpool Seafarers Centre. Tickets, £8, are available the door or from 334 3554.


A 60's charity night featuring The Vintage Rockers and Gerry Murphy will be held at St Josephs Hall in North Road, Birkenhead on Friday, June 6.

Taking place from 7pm, it is aid of Vintage Radio & Wirral YMCA. Tickets, £5 are from St Josephs Hall, Apollo Music Birkenhead and Poulton Vics, Wallasey.

To advertise your event for free on our community noticeboard, email Craig at cmanning@wirral-globe.co.uk or call 649 4050.