THE Light Up A Life switch-on for Wirral Hospice St John takes place on Sunday, December 8.

Ten thousand lights will be switched on during the emotional Globe-backed ceremony in the hospice gardens, which starts at 5.30pm.

Pushing the button will be Tracie Powell, whose husband Allan passed away last year, after a brave battle with bowel cancer.

To sponsor one of the tree lights in memory of a loved one, call 0151 343 0778 or visit

Charities fair

A Charities Fair is being held at St. Thomas’ Church in Seaview Road, Liscard this Saturday from 11am to 2pm.

Exhibitors from nine charities - RNLI (Lifeboats), Wallasey Lions, Rotary Club of Wallasey, Guide Dogs, Wirral Ark, Wirral Society for the Blind and Partially Sighted, Wallasey Ladybirds, MAC, and charities supported by the Bronze Club, Wallasey - will be there on day.

Free entry.

Pre-loved toys

A COFFEE Morning with preloved Toys and Games sale takes place this Saturday at St Paul and St Luke’s Church in Old Chester Road, Rock Ferry from 10am-midday.

Artisan market

Artisan Community Market Christmas Fairs will be held this Saturday (November 9) and Saturday December 14 at St Andrew’s Church Hall in West Kirby from 10-3pm.

Mince pies and mulled wine will be served to thank customers for supporting talented local Artisans.

Free craft table for children to make cards and decorations.

Classics concert

WIRRAL Symphony Orchestra will perform at Hope Church in Station Road, Hoylake this Saturday.

Jonathan Small will conduct Berlioz’ Overture ‘Le ‘Corsaire, and Elgar’s Cello Concerto & Shostakovitch’s 10th Symphony during the performance, which starts at 7.30pm.

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Ladies golf

NOW that winter is here,and if your golf course is closed or the ground is too muddy, Winter memberships are available at Warren Ladies Golf Club at The Grange in Grove Road, Wallasey.

It plays on Monday and Thursday mornings. Details, Cathy on 07866 902 020.

Bird group talk

BARDSEY Island history and wildlife is the subject of Hugh Stewart’s illustrated talk at the Civic Centre, Allport Lane, Bromborough this Thursday.

Starts 7.30pm. Admission £3.

Coffee morning

A GUIDE Dogs charity coffee morning will be held at St Albans Parish Hall in Liscard a week on Saturday, November 16 from 10am - midday.

Admission £1, includes refreshments. There will also be raffles, tombolas, bottle stall, cake and gift stall, book sale.

Pop Orchestra

A POP orchestra meets every Tuesday at St Werburgh's & St Laurence's parish centre in Birkenhead and is looking for more musicians.

The session starts at 7.30pm. For details ring/text 07783938696 or Facebook Jan modelski pop orchestra. 

Death Cafe

A POP-up event where people discuss all things about death will be held at Hope Place Coffee Shop, 259 Woodchurch Road, Prenton next Wednesday (7-9pm).

Death Cafe is a world-wide phenomenon where people get to together to talk about death and help people make the most of life.

It is a free event but booking is essential. For more information or to book a place contact martin@

Machine Knitters club

MORETON Machine Knitters meet every Monday from 1-3pm at the community centre in Maryland Lane, Moreton. Admission is £2.

Details from Barbara Brockbank on 677 5278.

Pop-up photo exhibit

HESWALL Photographic Society is holding a pop-up exhibition and sale of prints later this month.

Taking place on Saturday, November 23 at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Heswall, entrance on Telegraph Road, it will run from 10am until 3pm and is free to enter.

Come along and see the work, chat to club members and maybe buy a unique print for a special Christmas present.

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Tea dance

A TEA Dance will beld at Mayer Hall, Lower Village Bebington a week on Saturday (November 16) from 2-4pm.

Admission £3-50 inclusive of dancing and afternoon tea.

Proceeds will go to the upkeep of Mayer Buildings.

Literary Legacy

WIRRAL's Carnegie Libraries are the subject of Deeside Lecture Society's presentation this Thursday in the Small Hall at United Reformed Church, Meols Drive, West Kirby.

Starts at 7.30pm. Details at

Poppy Dance

SINGER Heidi and comedian Tony Roscoe will entertain during a charity show at Neston British Legion this Saturday. Admission £8. All proceeds to Poppy Fund.

Details from the Legion on 0151 336 4630

Musical night

THE SingMeMerseyside Choir will feature in a musical evening at Claremount Methodist Church in Wallasey on Saturday. It starts 7.30pm.

Tickets, £5, are available at the door.

'Old Boys' reunion

BEBINGTON Old Boys’ 32nd Reunion Dinner takes place this Saturday at Eastham Lodge Golf Club.

It is for all former Pupils of Bebington Secondary Modern School Boys, "Chegger Road" and Bebington High-Boys.

Details from Alistair Baker on 07595 610154 or see FaceBook Bebington Secondary Modern School Boys’ “Chegger Road”

Irby Artists

THE Irby Artists’ next exhibition takes place later this month.

Featuring more than 250 items of art and craft it will be on view in the display at St Chad’s Church Hall, Roslin Road, Irby on Saturday, November 16 day from 10am-5pm.

Admission is free, refreshments available.

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