Tranmere Rovers manager pays tribute to 'terrific servant' Johnny King ahead of statue unveiling

Wirral Globe:

4:01pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A STATUE to the man who presided over the club as it won three promotions, made five trips to Wembley and hammered on the door of the Premier League for three seasons will be unveiled at Prenton Park on Saturday.

Rovers return for midfielder Jennings

Wirral Globe: MISSING: Steve Jennings  he is suspended for next three games

12:30pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

STEVE Jennings is now in his third spell at Prenton Park after starting his career in the youth system at Tranmere.

Tranmere Rovers to face Bristol in FA Cup first round

Wirral Globe: Tranmere take on Oldham Athletic this weekend

12:20pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE tie will take place on the weekend of November 8.

New Brighton pay a high price for slow start

Wirral Globe:

2:20pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE Hartsfield outfit were always behind as they lost 25-30 but took solace in two bonus points.

WALLASEY AND DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE: Bronze in pole position after goal frenzy

Wirral Globe:

1:34pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

GOAL difference separates the top two in the Premier division due to Liscard Bronze turning over Cetco Europe 6-1.


Wirral Globe:

1:30pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

SECOND-placed Cammell Laird 1907 Reserves had Paul Tosney and Danny Doixon on target but forfeited two points, after they were held 2-2 by Blacon YC, who hit back via Sam Henry and James Turner.


Wirral Globe:

1:21pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

NEWCOMERS Grace Arms moved to within two points of current leaders Neston Nomads on the league's Premier Division table following Sunday's 2-0 victory over Bronze.

Sunday tournament wins for Tixall's

Wirral Globe:

1:13pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE tournament at Hoylake Central on Sunday was eventually won by Tixall's Jamie Fitzpatrick who beat Nick Burridge of Gladstone in the final.

Statue honouring Tranmere Rovers' legend Johnny King to be unveiled this weekend

Wirral Globe:

3:27pm Monday 27th October 2014

A STATUE honouring Tranmere Rovers' legendary manager Johnny King will be unveiled ahead of the club's League Two match against Stevenage on Saturday afternoon.

VIDEO: Former marine helps Tranmere Rovers kick off Poppy Appeal

Wirral Globe:

12:04pm Monday 27th October 2014

FORMER Lance Corporal Pete Dunning visited Prenton Park this morning to help members of Micky Adams' squad launch their eighth fundraising drive for the Royal British Legion.

Spirited performance earns Tranmere Rovers a valuable point at AFC Wimbledon

Wirral Globe:

4:28am Sunday 26th October 2014

TRANMERE Rovers moved off the bottom of League Two after Armand Gnanduillet's double earned a 2-2 draw at AFC Wimbledon.

Rovers boss aims to follow midweek draw with weekend win at Wimbledon

Wirral Globe:

2:40pm Friday 24th October 2014

TRANMERE Rovers' boss Micky Adams hopes his side will follow their midweek draw against Mansfield with a win against AFC Wimbledon on Saturday.

Tranmere manager pleased with performance after 0-0 draw Mansfield Town

Wirral Globe:

9:50am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE League Two match at Prenton Park on Tuesday night was Micky Adams' first game as manager.

Rovers' boss adds to squad ahead of League Two home clash with Mansfield Town

Wirral Globe:

3:30pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

MICKY Adams has signed Chesterfield striker Armand Gnanduillet ahead of tonight's League Two match against Mansfield Town at Prenton Park.

BIRKENHEAD SUNDAY LEAGUE: Queens Park through to second round of national Sunday Cup

Wirral Globe:

3:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE National Sunday Cup first round took pride of place in the league today with Queens Park FC defeating Kirkdale from Liverpool on penalties after both teams finished 2-2 after extra time Chrissie Barrow and Liam Atherton scoring the vital goals to see the game go to penalties and secure the Queens go into the draw for the second round, writes John Davies.

Victory for Wirral players in MachFab Open Pairs Tournament

Wirral Globe:

3:09pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE finals of the MachFab Open Pairs Tournament were played on the green at Royden Hall on Saturday.

CARLSBERG WEST CHESHIRE: Cammell Laird cruise to victory

Wirral Globe:

2:40pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

INSPIRED by two goal James Clare, the Shipbuilders completed the job thanks to further strikes from Carl Murphy, Ben Holmes and substitute, Danny Dixon.

WIRRAL SUNDAY LEAGUE: Neston Nomads juggernaut rolls to fourth win of season

Wirral Globe:

2:02pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Sunday's 7-0 eclipse of Wallasey Athletic saw the leaders stretch their advantage at the top to five points.

Wirral derby fixture a tough affair

Wirral Globe:

1:50pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

TWO long-established Wirral clubs aiming to climb back up the rugby union league ladder figured in an intriguing South Lancashire / Cheshire Three derby at Belvidere.

HOCKEY: Strong show from Oxton removes early season cobwebs

Wirral Globe:

1:40pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

AFTER a slow start to the season, Oxton HC First Team played against South Manchester rivals, Timperley HC and put on a dominant display, with a 4-1 victory.


Wirral Globe:

1:30pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

GREAT Float S&S continued their fine form in the Cheshire FA Cup second round.

VIDEO: Rovers' new manager 'not daunted' by challenge of lifting club from bottom of League Two

Wirral Globe:

5:40pm Monday 20th October 2014

MICKY Adams said he was honoured to have been given the chance to manage the club during a press conference at Prenton Park this afternoon.

Chief executive Jeremy Butler leaves Tranmere by 'mutual agreement'

Wirral Globe: Jeremy Butler at Prenton Park this afternoon. Picture: Paul Heaps

12:03pm Monday 20th October 2014

His departure comes just one week after the club sacked manager Rob Edwards after they suffered their seventh loss of the season.

Tranmere Rovers frustrated after defeat at Oxford

Wirral Globe:

7:32am Sunday 19th October 2014

New boss Micky Adams - who will officially take charge on Tuesday after being appointed on Thursday - watched from the stand as Tranmere suffered their eighth league defeat.

Tranmere Rovers aiming to bring back the points from Oxford

Wirral Globe: Tranmere take on Oldham Athletic this weekend

4:40pm Friday 17th October 2014

ASSISTANT manager Matt Gill takes charge for Saturday's match against Oxford and says the next three points can't come quickly enough.

Micky Adams succeeds Rob Edwards as Tranmere Rovers' manager

Wirral Globe:

9:20am Friday 17th October 2014

HIS appointment follows the sacking of Rob Edwards after a disastrous run of results that saw the club sink to bottom of League Two.

Gilmore flying in Wirral tournament

Wirral Globe:

10:30am Wednesday 15th October 2014

MICK Andrews' great run at the Flyers finally came to an end when he was beaten in the semi final of this week's tournament by his team mate at Tixalls, Matt Gilmore.

WEST CHESHIRE LEAGUE: Top spot regained after win enough to overhaul rivals

Wirral Globe:

10:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

SOUTH Liverpool still head three Divisions in The Carlsberg West Cheshire League after the first team posted a 4-2 result at Chester Nomads.

WIRRAL SUNDAY LEAGUE: Form boost brings win but league leaders still set standards

Wirral Globe:

10:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

THE past two weeks have seen Telegraph suffer a dip in form, but on Sunday, they re-discovered their touch, and produced the goods with a 5-0 victory over Riverside.

Errors cost Wirral title

Wirral Globe:

10:02am Wednesday 15th October 2014


SAILING: Tidal racing programme joy for Hawk

Wirral Globe: SNAPPED BY YOU: Setting sail on West Kirby Marine Lake

9:50am Wednesday 15th October 2014

THERE was an abundance of sunshine but precious little wind as West Kirby and Hoylake Sailing Clubs completed their tidal racing programmes for the season at the weekend.

Well-earned victory moves Caldy up league standings

Wirral Globe:

9:20am Wednesday 15th October 2014

CALDY kept up their good run of results in National Two North League at the expense of visiting Huddersfield.

Tranmere sack Rob Edwards

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers appoint new manager

3:46pm Monday 13th October 2014

Rovers suffered their seventh loss of the season when beaten by Plymouth on Saturday.

Wirral Taekwondo students triumph in Glasgow championship

Wirral Globe:

2:42pm Monday 13th October 2014

STUDENTS from Wirral Taekwondo Academy returned from Glasgow with a cache of medals after taking part in the Scottish National Championships.

Tranmere Rovers in 'disastrous position' after defeat by Plymouth Argyle

Wirral Globe:

7:46am Sunday 12th October 2014

The loss plunged Tranmere to the foot of the League Two table leaving a dejected Rob Edwards saying: "They need to shape up and I need to shape up, otherwise it isn't going to work."

Tranmere Rovers sign Swindon Town striker on month's loan

Wirral Globe:

4:04pm Friday 10th October 2014

GEORGE Barker will be in Rob Edwards' squad for Rovers' League Two match against Plymouth Argyle at Prenton Park on Saturday.

Tranmere Rovers through to Northern Section Quarter Finals of Johnstone's Paint Trophy

Wirral Globe: Tranmere take on Oldham Athletic this weekend

9:38am Wednesday 8th October 2014

ROB Edwards' squad beat Carlisle United 5-4 in a penalty shoot out after a 1-1 draw at Prenton Park.

Tranmere face Carlisle in Johnstone's Paints second-round tie at Prenton Park tonight

Wirral Globe: Tranmere take on Oldham Athletic this weekend

10:43am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE match, at Prenton Park, will be the fifth time the two clubs have met in cup competitions.

WIRRAL SUNDAY LEAGUE: MSC Eastham all Geared up after first win of the season

Wirral Globe:

1:30pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE victory was a long time in coming and memorable for Chris Gear who blasted five goals as Mike Worsley's outfit ran out 7-1 winners against Bronze.

WEST CHESHIRE LEAGUE: Outstanding semi-finalists in Senior Cup

Wirral Globe:

1:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

It was hats off to Capenhurst Villa, who duly avenged the previous week's league drubbing at the hands of current Division One leaders, Cammell Laird Reserves 1907.

SAILING: Whittingham-Jones wins Falcon Class Championship

Wirral Globe: Picture from the Vendee round the world yacht race. © Lloyd Images/DPPI.

12:30pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

MARTIN Whttingham-Jones sailing Isador lifted the recent Falcon Class Championship staged on the River Mersey off New Brighton.

Mike flies through tournaments with third consecutive win

Wirral Globe:

11:30am Tuesday 7th October 2014

MIKE Andrews again showed tremendous form at this weekend's Flyers Tournament in Birkenhead Park on Sunday and won for the third consecutive time.

Hoylake comeback counts for nothing after late error

Wirral Globe:

11:30am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THEY handed local rivals Anselmians victory in the South Lancashire / Cheshire One League derby at Melrose Avenue.


Wirral Globe:

10:58am Tuesday 7th October 2014

GREAT Float S&S kept the league flag flying when beating Lancelyn Glenavon 2-1 in the Wirral FA Premier Cup.

Wirral teenager in blind children's athletics

Wirral Globe:

4:02pm Monday 6th October 2014

JAMIE Davies, 13, from Eastham was one of 100 youngsters competing in the Boots Opticians Actionnaires Athletics Day in Sheffield on Saturday.

Set pieces cost Tranmere Rovers against high-flying Bury

Wirral Globe:

7:04am Sunday 5th October 2014

Rovers manager Rob Edwards said: "The players have given everything, the only thing I'm critical about is our cutting edge."

Gilmore takes 31Up tournament honours

Wirral Globe:

6:30pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE Richard Evans memorial 31Up Tournament came to its climax on Friday, when the final eight qualifiers came together on the Cammell Lairds green to battle it out for the first prize.

CARLSBERG WEST CHESHIRE LEAGUE: Hat-trick hero Hedges lifts Mallaby from bottom of table

Wirral Globe:

5:30pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

MALLABY moved off bottom spot in the Carlsberg West Cheshire League's Division One, after a hat trick from John Hedges anchored them to a 4-1 victory over Southport Trinity.


Wirral Globe:

5:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A Top-of-the-table clash in the Dundee Youth division saw a great game end 4-3 in favour of the leaders AFC Liverpool as they beat second placed Victoria Colts, as Brandon Lee-Thomas and Callum Morrison both netted a doubles to secure the points.

SAILING: Second and third for West Kirby

Wirral Globe: ý All together now – the yachts making progress in the Nore Race

4:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

WIRRAL sailors just missed out on top honours as West Kirby Sailing Club staged the Albacore and Finn Class Northern Area Championships in light and variable winds conditions at the weekend.

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