Government lifts £84m debt burden from Arrowe Park Hospital

A Wirral Councillor has welcomed the announcement that Wirral University Teaching Hospital, including Arrowe Park Hospital, will benefit from a £83.8 million debt write-off as part of the government’s announcement to scrap £13.4 billion of NHS debt across England.

Help for vulnerable energy customers announced

New emergency measures with the energy industry have been agreed by the government to protect the domestic energy supply of those most in need during the disruption caused by COVID-19.

Wallasey families set to gain from Conservative Budget

While Wirral Labour last week increased Council Tax for residents, the Budget this week by the Chancellor is set to cut taxes for families across Wallasey and Moreton.

The budget will put more money in peoples’ pockets with a £200 tax cut for the typical family.