LIFELINE Productions will stage Scrooge: a Christmas Panto at the Carlton Little Theatre in Grange Road West, Birkenhead from tonight (Wednesday, December 5) until Saturday.

Tickets for the show are from Live Health in Birkenhead on 652 1927, the society’s ticket secretary on 0151 512 1796 or the box office.


WIRRAL Potters Christmas Exhibition is on view at West Kirby Concourse until this Saturday.

The work of 15 potters is on display to visitors, including a range of domestic and sculptural pottery.

It is open daily from 10am-5pm.

Festive rock'n'roll

MIKE Byrne and the Sunrockers will have their Christmas Rock n Roll party at Heswall British Legion a week on Saturday, December 15.

Tickets for the event, at the venue in Pensby Road, Heswall, are from 0151 342 1297.

Christmas fete

A CHRISTMAS fete will be held at Caldy Manor Care Home this Saturday.

It takes place at the venue in Caldy Wood, Caldy from 2.30- 4pm. All welcome.

There will be live music and festive treats, including mulled wine and mince pies.

Enter festival

THE Festival of Music, Speech and Drama is celebrating its 70th anniversary next year and Globe readers are urged to send in applications for both festival weekends.

The speech and drama element will take place on March 15 and 16.

The music element will be held on March 22 and 23.

Entries close on January 31. More details from or  

Join the band

THE newly-formed Jan Modelski Big Band is looking for like-minded people to join.

The swing/jazz band gets together every Monday night at St Anne’s Parish Centre, Rock Ferry from 7.30pm-10pm.

First session is free.

For more details, text 07783938696.


WIRRAL Recorder Orchestra celebrates its twentieth year with a Christmas Concert this Saturday at Trinity with Palm Grove Church in Oxton.

It starts at 3pm. Tickets are £6, include refreshments.

The show will include comedy, vocals and guitar as well a variety of classical and festive music from the Orchestra.


A CELEBRATION of the Nativity is being held at St Nicholas church in Wallasey everyday until this Saturday.

Lots of different Nativity scenes will be on display.

The venue is open 2-5pm weekdays and 11am-5pm on Saturday, when there will be carol-singing at 4pm, free.

There will also be a Christmas concert at the church on Friday, December 14. Starts at 7.30pm, tickets £6.

Tickets from: Jeff 07906067325, or

Carol rehearsals

HESWALL Musical Society is looking for new members to join for a Christmas carols concert.

Rehearsals take place on Tuesday nights at Kylemore Community Centre in Kylemore Drive, Heswall at 7.30pm. More details from 648 3457.

Carols at Priory

A CAROL service is taking place at Birkenhead Priory this Sunday, December 9.

Featuring the ‘Mostly Madrigals’ choir, it starts at 2pm. Admission free.


CALLING all former pupils of Wirral Grammar Boys School, Year Group 1960-1965 ... a reunion is planned for next year.

For details, call 645-7322 or email

RAFA concert

THE Royal Air Force Association, Birkenhead Branch, is holding a charity Carol Concert this Friday.

Featuring the Castle Singers from Heswall, it takes place at The RAFA Club in Shrewsbury Road, Oxton starting at 8pm.

Entrance will be £3, but children under 12 are free. The event is open to everyone and all proceeds will go to the RAFA Wings Appeal.

There will be a bar for preand post-concert refreshments.

Annual dinner

WIRRAL Grammar School Old Girls’ Association annual dinner will be held on Friday, January 11, at Thornton Hall Hotel, Thornton Hough. It starts at 7.30pm.

For full details and a bookiing form please email wgsoga@

Little kicks

SHAFTESBURY Youth Club in Prenton is looking for players to join its "Little Kicks" football group for 3-6 year olds.

It runs every Saturday from 9-10am and Wednesday from 5-6pm.

More details from Shaftesbury Youth Club chair Barry Eaton by email:

To advertise your event, for free, on our noticeboard, email or 649 4050