Wilfred Owen Commemoration, more events

The Wilfred Owen Commemoration  First World War Concert, Sat, 15 Sept. As part of the Wilfred Owen Commemorations, a concert will take place at Christ Church featuring music mainly by young composers who, like Owen, were killed in the First World War.  The music is in...

Wirral Heritage Open Days, 6-16 Sept

Wirral’s Heritage Open Days programme is organised by the Wirral History & Heritage Association with the support of scores of volunteers. It is Wirral’s biggest heritage event and this year covers the eleven day period, 6-16 September, aiming to give visitors and...

New books on Oxton’s History

The Oxton History Group have produced two new publications which are available from Oxton Bookshop in the Williamson.  The bound book of the first 25 Oxton History Periodicals, which also contains a history of the development of the Oxton area, is on sale in the Oxton...

Oxton’s on-line History Archive

The Online History Archive is gradually being made available and already contains a range of fascinating material on Oxton. The latest addition is the story of William Potter, a 19th century merchant, who was responsible for building many of Oxton’s grand houses...

Wirral Conservation Area trail

Discover Wirral’s Conservation Areas and Heritage Sites Conservation Areas Wirral (CAW) has worked with Wirral Council’s Rights of Way Officer, Robin Tutchings, Eileen Willshaw (Heritage Officer) and Jess Malpas (Conservation Officer),to devise a trail which...

Secret Gardens, final results published

Secret Gardens – final results published The glorious weather and well predicted sunshine on May 13, 2018, meant we had an excellent turn out on the day. We sold 3,078 tickets overall, a substantial increase on the past few years.A few facts: 1393 tickets...