Places to take your Mum on the Wirral this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day: Keeping it Local; Making it Special

With Mother’s Day approaching, we all want to make our mums feel a bit special. But how? Some of us have everything planned out, but others… not so much. Here are some great local places to take your Mum in and around the Wirral where you can make her feel as special as she deserves.

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Meet the Better Food Wirral 2016 Innovation Fund Winners

Congratulations to our winners of the 2016 Innovation fund grants! While we had a huge number of applications for this local government funding, this year’s recipients were chosen because they embody everything Better Food Wirral is about – promoting healthier attitudes towards food and creating a healthy food culture movement.

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Going hungry in Birkenhead. An interview with Frank Field

Frank Field often returns to the same story when asked about food poverty.

It’s the story of a little girl who turned up to a Wirral school holiday programme and said,

“I don’t mind missing out on the fun activities, but please can I just have some food? I’m absolutely starving.”

In the pause that follows you get the sense that there are many more stories where this one came from.

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Watch how Elsa, Minnie, Daisy and Ruby have created a community business

BEE stands for Birkenhead Early Excellence – a unique not for profit organisation based in Livingstone Street Community Centre that helps support families in making positive choices about food and improving their own life chances.

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How baking bread can bring people together

Malcolm’s story was all about taking a great idea and giving it a go to see whether it had the potential to really bring value.

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Up to £4000 funding available for applications contributing to the Feeding Birkenhead campaign

The Birkenhead Constituency Committee has recently allocated some of its core funding for a funding programme for food related projects.

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Preparing food at the secret supper club in Hoylake

Supper Club at The Nook: Hoylake’s best kept secret

At a time when Paul Hollywood leaving the BBC makes breaking news, and Epic Mealtime’s YouTube channel has over 7 million subscribers, it’s clear the universal appeal of pushing boundaries with food is more prevalent than ever.

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10 dog friendly places to eat and drink in the Wirral

If you’re looking for a dog friendly place to take your pooch the Wirral could be perfect, so here’s a round up of 10 of the best cafes in the New Brighton and West Kirby Areas to do just that.

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Want to buy local? The South Wirral Food Assembly’s community supermarket could be what you’re looking for

Ethical, traceable, sustainable – this is the mantra of the South Wirral Food Assembly, and in an era where the ethos of supermarkets is to provide cheaper products at any cost, isn’t this exactly what we need?

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