http://www.wirralfamilyguide.co.uk/google7fcb433688038b9b.html

News

The Lauries Rucksack Challenge

thelauriesrucksackchallenge_feat

A campaign to support the homeless has been launched by The Lauries in Birkenhead.

Liverpool is the place to be this festive season

L1_web_feat

The festive season is now well underway in Liverpool and it is looking more magical and enchanting than ever. Liverpool ONE’s iconic Christmas tree once again takes centre stage in Paradise Street and is already proving to be a favourite selfie spot with all of the visitors.

Check your piggy bank for £1 coins

CheckYourPiggyBank_Feat

Your old pound coins will soon be useless, as the current £1 coin will be gradually phased out later this year – making way for a new, more secure coin.

Woooo-hoo! It’s the charity Spooky Welly Walk – at the double!

037

Keeping the kids happy in the run-up to Hallowe’en this year is just a walk in the park. The leaves are falling, the spooky season is almost upon us, and one of Merseyside’s most successful family charity events is set to return. Thousands of kids – and mums and dads, aunties and uncles – are set to join the fang-tastic fun of the annual Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation ‘Spooky Welly Walk’.

Wirral Grammar School for Girls has outstanding GCSE Results and best A Level results in Wirral

Wirral-Grammar-logo

The pupils of Wirral Grammar School for Girls are again celebrating the most wonderful GCSE results. 100% of the girls attained at least 5 A* – C grades and 59% of all grades were awarded at the very highest grades of A*/A.

Internet security as important as road safety

InternetSafety_feat

The NSPCC have launched a campaign to highlight the potential dangers associated with the internet and social media. Only 20% of parents said they regularly speak to their children about the dangers associated with the internet and the importance of enhanced security settings.

Voting Opens To Find Cheshire’s Young X Factor Artists

dot art

An online public vote to find Cheshire’s best young artists opens Monday 3rd April. More than 300 pupils from 20 Cheshire schools have entered the dot-art Schools competition and are hoping for your votes to see their artwork on display in a public exhibition later this spring. dot-art Schools is already a well-established fixture in the academic calendar for many Merseyside schools; since its inception over 3000 students from almost 170 schools have taken part.

Birkenhead School girls get out of this world with NASA trip

BirkenheadSchool_Logo

Girls from Birkenhead School, in Wirral enjoyed the experience of a lifetime when they travelled to NASA in Texas over the February half term.

Large nosed characters take over Birkenhead School

BirkenheadSchool_JimSmithSchoolVisit_Feat

The children of Prep at Birkenhead School were thrilled to welcome one of their favourite authors, Jim Smith of the famous ‘Barry Loser’ series of books, on Thursday 9th February.

Disney On Ice presents Frozen to Liverpool for the First Time!

frozen2

#1 Animated Movie of All Time Brought to Life in Full for Ice Audience

Father’s Day at Gregory’s Farm

scalextr

Gregory’s Farm are proud to announce that they are hosting a special scalextric racing event to celebrate Father’s Day. The fully landscaped scalextric course supplied by Trojan Racing will allow entrants to race a selection of cars over 6 laps with the fastest circuit of the day winning a fab prize.

Disney On Ice presents Frozen to Liverpool for the First Time!

frozen

#1 Animated Movie of All Time Brought to Life in Full for Ice Audience

Disney On Ice skates into Liverpool

DisneyOnIce_Comp_Feat_Web

Skating spectacular takes audiences to four far-away lands in one action-packed ice adventure!

Competition launched to celebrate 25 years of Disney On Ice across Europe

DisneyOnIce_Comp_Feat_Web

Denise Van Outen sparkles in magical ice gown to launch search for UK’s greatest Disney On Ice fan. Competition launched to celebrate 25 years of Disney On Ice across Europe.

An interview with Elsa – Disney on Ice

Elsa

Disney On Ice presents Silver Anniversary Celebration at the Echo Arena Liverpool; a spectacular show that takes its audience to four incredible far-away lands in one action-packed ice adventure. The lands include the Lion King, Peter Pan, the Little Mermaid and Disney’s most popular Frozen. We caught up with Frozen star sisters Anna and Elsa to ask them a few questions ahead of the show’s arrival in Liverpool 16th – 20th March