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Community projects made a reality thanks to Love Wirral grants

Wirral Globe: Cllr Brian Kenny

10:28am Wednesday 12th March 2014

Council funding will allow 80 local projects to carry out environmental improvements in their neighbourhood ahead of the Open Golf Championship.

Wirral cabbies to be trained as 'ambassadors' for Open Golf Championship

Wirral Globe: Wirral cabbies to be trained as 'ambassadors' for Open Golf Championship

9:43am Tuesday 4th March 2014

Wirral taxi drivers are being trained to act as ambassadors for the borough.

Getting to the Open Golf at Hoylake could be a lot less bother with a hover

Wirral Globe: Hoverlink craft

2:32pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

A NEW hovercraft service linking Wirral and North Wales could soon be offering visitors to this year’s Open Golf Championship the chance to arrive at Hoylake in style.

Wirral Open Golf project aims to break down barriers in the sport

Wirral Globe: Tiger Woods

1:30pm Thursday 20th February 2014

WITH preparations well underway for the Open Golf's return to Wirral, a new project aims to encourage more people to pick up a club.

Golfers set to boost Wirral economy by £8m during Open tournament

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2:20pm Friday 7th February 2014

THE West Wirral economy will get a multi-million pound boost with the return of the Open Championship to Royal Liverpool in July.

World's media heap glowing praise on Wirral and its people

Wirral Globe: Bill Elliott from The Observer said described Wirral as a 'lovely place'.

2:19pm Monday 3rd February 2014

Candid views from world’s press and media representatives on their reception for the 2006 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool reveal an unexpected depth of warmth for Wirral and its people.

Global interest building up as Hoylake prepares to host Open Golf Championship

Wirral Globe: Golf club gaffe could cost New Forest £100,000

1:44pm Friday 31st January 2014

Global interest on a massive scale is building up for the return of the Open Golf Championship at Hoylake in six months' time.

First Englishman to win the Open buried just a stone's throw away from this year's tournament

Wirral Globe: Allen Roberts at John Ball's grave in Hoylake.

10:13am Friday 31st January 2014

John Ball was born in Hoylake on Christmas Eve, 1861, and grew up playing golf at the Royal Liverpool, a stone’s throw away from the site of the long-gone Royal Hotel, which was owned by his father.

Hoylake prepares for Open Golf's return

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

12:10pm Thursday 16th January 2014

THE world's attention will once again focus on Hoylake later this year when the Open Golf Championship returns.

Hoylake traders kick up a stink over Open Golf bins ruling

Wirral Globe: The bins in Charles Road today.

12:09pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

TRADERS in Hoylake are raising a stink over a council crackdown on roadside bins during the Open Golf Championship.

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