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Wirral Globe: Picture by Steve Corkhill

12:32pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

THIS picture of the beautiful scenery in Raby Mere was taken by Globe reader Steve Corkhill from Eastham.

Globe readers' comments on cycling were insulting and stupid

Wirral Globe: Cyclists preparing for a race. See Jim O’Rourke’s letter defending safe cycling technique

12:28pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

CYCLING is promoted as part of a healthy lifestyle and is very much a part of life in the 21st Century.

Cycling is great

Wirral Globe: Pic from library

12:22pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

I manage to use roads and paths without inconveniencing others, and see hundreds of other cyclists doing the same thing.

Motorists are a danger on Wirral's roads

Wirral Globe: Warning over driving licence renewal scam

12:16pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

THEY appear to think roads were invented for their sole use, forgetting that roads were used by pedestrians, horse riders and cyclists long before cars were around.

Dreading the summer holidays

Wirral Globe: Weekend weather: cloudy at first but warm on Sunday

12:13pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

PLEASE give a thought for your neighbours and have your children use the facilities the council have provided.

Ashamed about West Kirby's Christmas lights

Wirral Globe: The Christmas lights still blazing above the roundabout at Jacob’s Well in Bradford

12:04pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

I AM a West Kirby resident of 48 years and love every minute of living here.

Ignorance of Wirral cyclist letter grates

Wirral Globe: Charity cycle event held this weekend

12:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

WHAT a sad individual your correspondent 'MW' is (Mailbox, April 9).

Hamilton Square plan won't work

Wirral Globe: Birkenhead Town Hall

11:52am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SO Wirral Council think it would be a good idea to bring some life into Hamilton Square (Globe, April 9).

SNAPPED BY YOU: Neston Marsh

Wirral Globe: Sharon Meadows' picture of Neston Marsh

11:04am Wednesday 9th April 2014

THIS picture of the Marsh in Neston was taken by Globe reader Sharon Meadows.

Shame on you for punishing Wirral pensioners with council tax

Wirral Globe: Pay your council tax by direct debit and you could win £25,000

11:01am Wednesday 9th April 2014

WHY punish us older residents who need any saving possible, the same as people in bands A to D?

Row over combined Merseyside authority chairmanship is 'appalling'

Wirral Globe: Liverpool

10:58am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Rivalries and disputes between Labour councillors must not get in the way of the real job that needs doing.

Heartbreaking story in Globe

Wirral Globe: Petition drawn up against blackout

10:54am Wednesday 9th April 2014

IT was upsetting to read of the poor fox set on by dogs in a cage and the suffering of slow death of these animals.

Horrible people spoiling our area

Wirral Globe: Un the up: There were signs last year that house price growth is now spreading beyond London

10:51am Wednesday 9th April 2014

IT is a very sad state of affairs when you can walk just two minutes down the road and find the river and a beautiful promenade, but feel you need to move home.

No parking on Wirral pavements

Wirral Globe: The crack down on pavement parking across Wirral are being studied by councillors this week.

10:21am Wednesday 9th April 2014

THE Guide Dogs for the Blind Association is seeking to ban vehicles from parking on pavements.

Cyclists are just a nuisance

Wirral Globe: Cyclists also reminded to wear bright clothing so as to be easily visible by motorists.

10:19am Wednesday 9th April 2014

I see them weave in and out of traffic, jump lights, ignore 'give way' signs at road junction and generally make a nuisance of themselves.

Time to abolish titles

Wirral Globe: Petition drawn up against blackout

10:17am Wednesday 9th April 2014

IT would be a good idea if titles were abolished, along with political-correctness, then there would not be any problems.

Bikes are a danger

Wirral Globe: Ready for the revolution?

10:14am Wednesday 9th April 2014

AT THE age of 58, I think I am probably a bit too old to be rolling around in the soil with a young mountain biker, but that nearly happened today.

SNAPPED BY YOU: Thurstaston beach

Wirral Globe: SNAPPED BY YOU: Thurstaston beach

2:24pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

THIS picture of Thurstaston Beach was taken by Sharon Meadows from Neston.

Titles are superfluous

Wirral Globe: Petition drawn up against blackout

2:21pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

I REFER to Ms Ann Griffiths' letter headlined "Up to me how I am addressed" which appeared in March 19 edition of Globe.

Government ad was all spin

Wirral Globe: The culprit was seen dropping the money but it has not been recovered. Police say whoever took it could face prosecution if they failed to hand it in.

2:18pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

UNLIKE the Benefits Agency and Department for Work and Pensions I cannot pay for a huge advertisement in Wirral Globe, so I'm relying on letters page.

How can Wirral fire station closures be a good idea?

Wirral Globe: West Kirby fire station

2:14pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

I hope that the chief fire officer of Merseyside goes back to the drawing board and seriously reconsiders his proposals and that economic and common sense prevails.

Wirral pensioners punished by council tax

Wirral Globe: Pay your council tax by direct debit and you could win £25,000

2:12pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

LAST Monday I received my council tax for 2014/15.

Frustrated by dog poo problem

Wirral Globe: Dog walking companies must clean up after them.

2:09pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

FIRSTLY, I appreciate how hard our wardens work on maintaining and preserving one of the my favourite country parks, which, as a Wirral resident, visit at least once per week.

Great affection for Tony Benn

Wirral Globe: Tony Benn

2:07pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

THE recent death of Tony Benn brought back for me memories from some years ago, when the Liverpool dockers were on strike.

Trees are victims of Wirral chainsaw massacre

Wirral Globe: fallen tree on column Road in West kirby

2:03pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

THE same old excuses are given: diseased, dangerous or perilously close to residential property.

'Shocked' that old Wirral oak tree was felled

Wirral Globe: Valerie and Gerard Moore, and Ray and Catherine Renfre with the felled tree in Little Neston

2:01pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

I WAS shocked to read of the felling of a 400-year-old oak and other trees in the Neston area, just to make way for the cable project.

Saddened by the removal of Wirral trees

Wirral Globe: Parish council spends £14,000 on 'unanticipated' tree works

1:57pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

SINCE 2010 there has been a steady removal of healthy trees from the streets of Wirral.

Controls needed to preserve Wirral beach

Wirral Globe: Caldy golf club hoping to keep the sea at bay

1:54pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

IN your news item about the renovation of the cliff defences along Caldy beach (Globe, March 19) planners say that it "will not spoil the appearance" nor "harm the character" of this "special landscape."

SNAPPED BY YOU: Wallasey fog

Wirral Globe: SNAPPED BY YOU: Wallasey fog

2:03pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

THIS picture was taken by Globe reader Carl Walker.

Message for Wirral taxi passengers: "Have a heart"

Wirral Globe: taxi-limit.jpg

2:40pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

MY husband is a Hackney cab driver and recently picked up a young couple in Birkenhead town centre in the early hours of the morning.

Paying the price for Wirral council's incompetence

2:37pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

WIRRAL people are all aware that our council is in financial dire straits, but why should we lose out?

Government puts burden on carers

Wirral Globe: Be alert to the symptoms of lung cancer

2:32pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

THE Government keeps telling us the NHS is safe in their hands...

Demonstrate or Mersey Tunnel tolls will get worse

Wirral Globe: Hundreds of thousands of counterfeit coins from Mersey tunnel booths could be turned into a public sculpture

2:28pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

TUNNEL tolls are due to ramp up again and we will be holding a demonstration on Sunday, April 6.

Message to Wirral schoolboy: "Grow up and grow hair back'

Wirral Globe: Patrick Beesley and his haircut deemed "too extreme" by staff at St John Plessington Catholic College.

2:23pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

IF a pupil decides to go against the rules ... no matter how petty those rule may appear ... why do parents then blame the school for preventing the student for continuing an education?

Sheer laziness to park in Wirral disabled spaces

Wirral Globe: Parking charges for disabled drivers are being introduced

2:18pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

I LIVE in Wallasey Village and get really annoyed when I see cars without disabled badges parking in the three disabled spaces directly outside the shop.

Proud to be a 'Ms' in Wirral

Wirral Globe: Petition drawn up against blackout

2:16pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

AS a proud Merseyside pensioner, I must respond to the arrogant remarks from your un-named correspondent in last week's Wirral Globe Mailbox who wants women to live in the past.

Please clean up after your dogs

Wirral Globe: Blackburn with Darwen Council crackdown on dogwalkers

2:11pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

I regularly walk with my toddler and am disgraced at the state of our pavements and public spaces.

Pensioners do pay tax

Wirral Globe: CONTENT: Friends Connie Galilee and Kathleen Mack pictured at the Older Peoples Centre at the Ginger Goose, where like-minded pensioners regularly meet up in Bradford

2:09pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

PEOPLE say pensioners don't pay tax. Wrong.

SNAPPED BY YOU: Birkenhead Park

Wirral Globe: SNAPPED BY YOU: Birkenhead Park

3:07pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

ALAN Dickaty from Claughton took this beautiful picture of the park's Swiss bridge.

Thank you Wirral fashionistas

3:04pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

LYNN, Julie and girls of Bon Marche store in Grange Road, Birkenhead, would like to thank everyone who attended our charity fashion show.

It's up to me how I am addressed

Wirral Globe: Petition drawn up against blackout

3:02pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

REGARDING the letter headlined Guidelines from history, while I feel everyone is entitled to an opinion, I do take exception to the writer.

Shocked to read parts of nuclear subs may be stored in Capenhurst

Wirral Globe: HMS Victorious

2:59pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

HAVING been there, when it was British Nuclear Fuels, I do not think the old humped-back bridge nearby could support such a heavy load.

Appalled by plan to close Lyndale School

Wirral Globe: Parents hope councillors will listen to their pleas over Lyndale School closure

2:17pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

THE school is unique in the way the staff support not only the child but the whole family.

Clean New Brighton prom at weekends

2:14pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

THROUGH the week I see someone sweeping and emptying the bins and picking up all the litter, but during the weekend I see no-one.

Why can't I spend Scottish notes in Wallasey?

Wirral Globe: Why can't I spend Scottish notes in Wallasey?

2:11pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

I AM writing to express my disappointment at the attitude of a number of shop keepers in Wallasey regarding accepting Scottish bank notes as legal tender.

Stay away from Benefits Street

Wirral Globe: Cllr Jim Crabtree and Frank Harrison with letter sent to residents in Birkenhead North

2:02pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

I WOULD urge anyone in Birkenhead North who has been approached by Benefits Street to decline.

No longer possible to keep all Merseyside fire stations open

Wirral Globe: Woman taken to hospital with head and neck injuries following crash in Heswall

4:35pm Friday 14th March 2014

I AM writing in response to the letter from Evelyn Campbell-Smith (Mailbox, March 12).

SNAPPED BY YOU: Marine Lake, West Kirby

Wirral Globe: SNAPPED BY YOU: Marine Lake, West Kirby

2:46pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

THIS week’s picture is of West Kirby boating lake by Ole Hansen.

Fears over fire service cuts

Wirral Globe: Woman taken to hospital with head and neck injuries following crash in Heswall

2:36pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

HERE we go again, Merseyside Fire and Rescue has already lost 14 appliances (33%) since last September and further cuts planned due to yet more budget reductions.

Nobody's happy about Benefits Street

Wirral Globe: Cllr Jim Crabtree and Frank Harrison with letter sent to residents in Birkenhead North

2:21pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

REGARDING your online article about Benefits Street, they also sent letters to everyone in my road in Birkenhead north.

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