Tranmere Rovers' manager ready for testing friendly against Everton

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers appoint new manager.

11:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

ROB Edwards' squad face Roberto Martinez' side at Prenton Park tonight.

The Open: Day two

Wirral Globe: The Claret Jug is presented to each year's winner of The Open Championship

7:40am Friday 18th July 2014

Live updates from Hoylake as the 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool.

Woods not in the driving seat at Open

Wirral Globe: Tiger Woods during Hoylake's Open Golf championship in 2006

5:13pm Friday 18th July 2014

Three-time champion Tiger Woods abandoned his no-driver policy for the second round of the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool and it cost him dearly.

Birthday boy George Coetzee celebrates with round of 69 at Hoylake

Wirral Globe:

2:32pm Friday 18th July 2014

South African George Coetzee showed what could be done despite the windy conditions at Royal Liverpool as he celebrated his birthday in style with a round of 69.

Windy conditions take hold at Open

Wirral Globe: DISBELIEF: Australia's Adam Scott looks dejected after missing his putt on the 18th yesterday

12:07pm Friday 18th July 2014

Windier conditions on the second day of the 143rd Open Championship prevented the morning starters making significant inroads into Rory McIlroy's overnight lead.

McIlroy hoping for good Friday at Hoylake

Wirral Globe:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Open Championship leader Rory McIlroy will take to the Royal Liverpool links later looking to avoid the dreaded second-round syndrome which has dogged him all year.

Justin Rose would become world number one if he clinches Open at Hoylake

Wirral Globe: Justin Rose faces tough competition in the battle to be crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

1:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Former US Open champion Justin Rose has the added incentive of being able to become world number one by winning his second major title in the Open Championship at Hoylake.

Hoylake delivers perfect conditions on first day of Open Championship

Wirral Globe:

11:59am Thursday 17th July 2014

Perfect conditions have provided plenty of scoring opportunities on the first day of the 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake.

Karlsson sets early lead at Open as sunshine brings ideal scoring conditions

Wirral Globe:

12:06pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Sweden's Robert Karlsson has set the early clubhouse lead on the first day of the 143rd Open Championship.

Tranmere Rovers boss Rob Edwards signs midfielder Marc Laird

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers take on Notts County at Prenton Park

4:39pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The 28-year old has been training with the first team squad at Raby Vale over the last week and impressed the manager.

Lynch comes through to claim win in Federation Merit final

Wirral Globe: Bowlers at the County Ground Club

10:07am Wednesday 9th July 2014

THE Wallasey Association’s Federation Merit was won by New Brighton Queens Royal’s Ray Lynch who beat West Kirby Victoria’s Ian Hazlehurst in the final at Royden Hall, writes Bill Atkinson.

Poor turnout for Wirral regattas

Wirral Globe: ON THE WATER: Racing action at the IAPS National Sailing Regatta

10:01am Wednesday 9th July 2014

THE worrying downward trend in regatta turnouts continued when Liverpool Yacht Club/Tranmere Sailing Club attracted 22 yachts for their annual event on the Mersey, writes Andrew Stratton.

Wirral athlete Lucy Evans all set for Games in Glasgow

Wirral Globe:

9:59am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A WIRRAL athlete will represent her native Wales in the Commonwealth Games later this month.

Wallasey claim the win in Liverpool and District derby clash

Wirral Globe:

9:56am Wednesday 9th July 2014

WALLASEY saw off Birkenhead Park in the Premier Division while Birkenhead St Mary’s defeated Caldy in Division Two to take the derby honours in the Liverpool and District Competition at the weekend.

Chance to have your photograph taken with famous Open golf Claret Jug

Wirral Globe: The Claret Jug, or to use its proper name, The Golf Champion Trophy, is presented to each year’s winner of The Open Championship.

10:12am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Steve Stricker (USA) has withdrawn from The Open Championship and is replaced by Ryo Ishikawa of Japan.

Rovers' pre-season training going well

Wirral Globe:

1:58pm Monday 7th July 2014

The players returned to Prenton Park last Wednesday and have spent three mornings at Raby Vale together with work at the ground in the afternoons.

Lucy aims for relay success in the Commonwealth Games

Wirral Globe:

9:38am Friday 4th July 2014

WIRRAL athlete Lucy Evans will represent her native Wales in the games later this month.

VIDEO: From the factory to the fairway

Wirral Globe:

10:10am Thursday 3rd July 2014

JOHN Singleton, from Moreton, qualified for a place in The Open Championship after a four-man play-off this week.

Tranmere Rovers' pre-season training kicks off this week

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers take on Notts County at Prenton Park

3:04pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

ROB Edwards' squad start preparations for the new season at Prenton Park on Wednesday morning.

Weather fails to dampen spirits for Mersey river races

Wirral Globe: SAIL AWAY: One of the yachts taking part in the Sail Day (6916110)

3:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

A breeze mainly from the east provided a good challenge and most classes were able to complete their course.

Splendid win for Wallasey Association in Federation match

Wirral Globe:

1:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

THEY beat Preston 'A' 28-04 on June 22.

Striker Kayode Odejayi signs one-year deal with Tranmere Rovers

Wirral Globe: Kayode Odejayi at Prenton Park today

4:25pm Thursday 26th June 2014

THE deal comes into effect on July 1, a day before he starts pre-season training at Prenton Park,

Defender Michael Ihiekwe signs two-year contract with Tranmere Rovers

Wirral Globe: Michael Ihiekwe at Prenton Park today

3:13pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

THE 21-year-old's contract comes into effect on July 1.

Tranmere Rovers' League Two fixtures announced

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers take on Notts County at Prenton Park

9:58am Wednesday 18th June 2014

ROB Edwards' squad kick off the season against York City at Prenton Park on Saturday, August 9.

Tranmere Rovers face Nottingham Forest in first round of Capital One Cup

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers take on Notts County at Prenton Park

10:58am Tuesday 17th June 2014

The first round tie will take place at Prenton Park in the week commencing August 11.

James Wallace leaves Tranmere Rovers for Sheffield United

Wirral Globe: James Wallace in action for Tranmere Rovers v Brentford at Prenton Park in the npower league 1 on Saturday afternoon.

2:34pm Friday 13th June 2014

THE midfielder had been at Prenton Park since 2012.

Steve will be a big loss to Wirral's rugby union community

11:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

RUGBY Union suffered a big loss last week with the sudden passing of Steve Miles.

Like father like son in Wirral and district championship

Wirral Globe: Local bowls

10:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

ON Saturday, Wirral and District's Harold Taylor Veteran's Championship was held on the excellent Albany Club green and the winner was Higher Tranmere Vets' Peter Webster who followed his father Ben in being successful in this tournament.

Tranmere Rovers League Two fixtures out next week


10:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

THE club's 2014-15 fixtures will be released on Wednesday, June 18.

Thousands put on their running shoes for Mersey Tunnel 10k

Wirral Globe: Participants in Sunday's tunnel 10k

9:24am Tuesday 10th June 2014

MORE than 2,500 people put on their running shoes for this year's Mersey Tunnel 10K.

Young Wirral pool player cues up for world title

Wirral Globe: Ryan Mercer

2:45pm Monday 9th June 2014

RYAN Mercer will captain his team when they represent England in the Blackball International World Championships.

Wirral revs up for high-powered motor pageant

Wirral Globe: Vehicles headed to Wirral this week

2:19pm Monday 9th June 2014

THE Cholmondeley Pageant of Power will be staged at West Float in Birkenhead on Thursday, June 12.

Claire House Cup in memory of Wirral schoolboy this weekend

Wirral Globe: Elliot Wild

9:37am Monday 9th June 2014

MORE than 1100 children have registered for this weekend's tournament, in memory of brave Wirral cancer victim Elliot Wild.

Wirral dominant again

Wirral Globe: Bowls

3:30pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

YET again it was Wirral players who dominated the latter stages of a local bowls tournament.

Wirral boxer 'Masher' Dodd's title hopes smashed

Wirral Globe: Sean 'Masher' Dodd and Andy Townend after the bout

10:05am Monday 2nd June 2014

SEAN 'Masher' Dodd lost his challenge for the Central Area Super-Featherweight title at the Doncaster Dome.

Rovers' new manager signs first player

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers appoint new manager.

9:39am Thursday 29th May 2014

STRIKER Elliot Richards has signed a two-year contract at Prenton Park

Caldy rugby union recruit new coach to drive club forward

Wirral Globe: Caldy in action against Royal Marines on Saturday. Picture: Paul Heaps

10:30am Wednesday 28th May 2014

CALDY have appointed Simon Verbickas as Head Coach on a two year contract.

Wirral dominate Merseyside Merit Tournament

Wirral Globe: Bowls

9:30am Wednesday 28th May 2014

TIXALL'S Nigel Hughes beat the opposition and terrible weather to take the first prize.

VIDEO: Tranmere Rovers appoint new manager

Wirral Globe: Tranmere Rovers appoint new manager.

8:24am Tuesday 27th May 2014

TRANMERE Rovers have appointed former Welsh international Rob Edwards as their new manager.

Former Rovers boss speaks out after receiving punishment for breaching FA betting rules

Wirral Globe: Ronnie Moore

3:09pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

Ronnie Moore received a suspended one-month ban and a £2,000 fine.

Still time to sign up for Wirral bikeathon

Wirral Globe: Wirral's charity Bikeathon takes place tomorrow

9:38am Thursday 22nd May 2014

THE Globe-backed event, in aid of leukaemia and lymphoma research takes place on June 15.

Star striker Lowe leaves Tranmere for Bury

Wirral Globe: Ryan Lowe in action for Tranmere Rovers on Saturday. Picture: Stuart Bogg Imaging

4:58pm Monday 19th May 2014

“We do not feel it is prudent for Tranmere Rovers to give a 35-year-old player an improved two-year contract when he still has 12 months left to run on his current deal." - Rovers' chief executive Jeremy Butler.

Cheshire ease relegation fears with narrow defeat of Northumberland

Wirral Globe: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

2:00pm Monday 19th May 2014

CHESHIRE showed improved form in their second match in the RU County Championship Northern Group on Saturday.

Geoff Lynch takes Wallasey Merit title

Wirral Globe: BOWLED OVER: Cwmamman Bowls Club is hoping to welcome new members ahead of the forthcoming season.

10:19am Friday 16th May 2014

AFTER a very close and exciting final he beat West Kirby Victoria's Matthew Gilmore.

Sponsorship boost for Wirral athlete's Paralympic dream

Wirral Globe: Ben Wood and Nate Williams

2:58pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

NATE Williams has cerebral palsy and hopes to be part of Great Britain's squad for the games in Rio in 2016.

West Cheshire League: Issues are settled

Wirral Globe: Football: Olveston United promotion hopes dented

8:00pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

UPTON AA joined former champions Heswall in the Division One relegation places thanks to a comprehensive 6-0 victory over Newton.

Wirral Sunday League: Four goals for Allcock as Kent FC complete a clean sweep of trophies

7:00pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

CALLUM Allcock was the star man for Kent FC at Cammell Laird after his four-goal salvo took the wind out of Bebington's sails.

Wallasey and district Sunday league: Fitting finale for Millhouse

Wirral Globe: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

6:00pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

THE Capitol Cup Final brought the curtain down on yet another eventful season and saw both Great Float S&S and Millhouse put on a spectacular game that was action packed from start to finish.

SAILING: Third day of Wilson Trophy is abandoned

Wirral Globe: Arnside Sailing Club to hold 'Try Out Day' for non-sailors

5:00pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

THE action came thick and fast in the 65th running of the British Team Racing Championship for the Wilson Trophy on West Kirby Lake during the weekend.

Young Wirral swimmer Danni overcomes adversity to take the plunge for England in Commonwealth Games

Wirral Globe: Danni with her award

1:28pm Friday 9th May 2014

A young Wirral swimmer will shrug off the twin setbacks of severe asthma and an allergy to chlorine take the plunge for England in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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