NEWS ARCHIVE: 2011


22.12.11 Christmas Shutdown

The Wirral Play Development Centre will be starting its festive break on Friday 23rd December and will re-open on Tuesday the 3rd January, 2012.
We wish all our members a jolly Christmas and a Happy New Year.


30.06.11 Summer Training

Playworker training for this year's summer staff begins next week.  The fun starts in July as the summer playschemes open across Wirral on the 25th.


21.06.11 New Resource Manager

Peter Johnstone has taken over the running of the resource section of the Wirral Play Development Centre.
Contact Peter if you need any information regarding the shop, scrounge, memberships or equipment hire service bookings.


11.05.11 Robin Retires

Today, is Robin Jackson's last day at Wirral Play Council.
After eight years as our main resource worker in the shop, Robin is taking *early* retirement - one day before his 65th birthday!
The staff, committee, and members of Wirral Play Council will be sad to see him go as it will be quiet without him and we wish him all the best.


24.03.11 Reminder: Summer Applications

The cut-off date for applications for this year's summer playworkers is 5.00 PM, tomorrow.


16.03.11 W.P.C. A.G.M.

The Annual General Meeting of the Wirral Play Council was held today at the Wirral Play Development Centre.
See the WIRRAL PLAY COUNCIL>EXEC. COMMITTEE page for the new committee line-up.


09.02.11 'Scout Post' Donation

Wirral Play Council representatives, Gemma Rhodes and Peter Johnstone, were invited along to Wallasey Town Hall, last night, to receive a donation of £500.00 from Wirral Scouts and Guides.  The money was raised through their annual Christmas Charity Post scheme and the cheque was presented by the Mayor of Wirral, Councillor Alan Jennings.


We would like to thank the Wirral Scouts and Guides for all their hard work and for choosing us, along with other local charities, as one of the benificiaries.  Their kind donation will go towards this year's summer playschemes.


06.01.11 A.G.M. Rescheduled

Wirral Play Council's Annual General Meeting has been moved back a week and will now be held on Wednesday, 16th March.
The Development Centre will also be having an open-day with activities and workshops for visitors to take part in.


05.01.11 Happy New Year

Wirral Play Council staff hope all our members have a happy 2011 and we look forward to seeing you all soon.