WikiWirral its great, register, enjoy and welcome.
Forum Stats
12133 Members
65 Forums
72380 Topics
976034 Posts
19 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
76 registered (11kendo, 13 invisible), 1515 Guests and 216 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Wirral Globe 546
Pensby Hotel 515
Raspberry Pi in the classroom! 418
HMT Lancastria 380
Another Big Waste Fire in Liverpool. 359
Name help 348
PC Repair needed 325
54 plate renault clio 3rd brake light 176
Santa's Grotto at Tam O'Shanter 11th Dec. 165
A job. Company not named. 137
New General Forums
Lib/dems rule the day
by JimmyG
2nd Dec 2016 10:59pm
Daft funny joke
by venice
2nd Dec 2016 5:54pm
We dont learn much.
by venice
1st Dec 2016 9:22pm
Freegle
by venice
1st Dec 2016 6:36pm
New Wirral History
Name help
by Paternoster21
3rd Dec 2016 8:03am
HMT Lancastria
by granny
2nd Dec 2016 11:38pm
Cubitts Holland and Hannen
by fish5133
27th Nov 2016 5:38pm
Fire station
by chris7777
22nd Nov 2016 12:24pm
Buy a house in Greasby for 12s a week - in 1935
by yoller
6th Oct 2016 6:56pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Hadlow train station
Topic Replies
MIG welder
by anniebo28
Today at 01:34 AM
What song are you listening to?
by starakita
Yesterday at 06:23 PM
Game shocking prices!!!
by eddtheduck
Yesterday at 04:55 PM
HMT Lancastria
by cools
Yesterday at 03:25 PM
Another Big Waste Fire in Liverpool.
by BandyCoot
Yesterday at 01:29 PM
Samsung S5 8GB
by elliott39
Yesterday at 11:49 AM
Raspberry Pi in the classroom!
by Gibbo
Yesterday at 11:17 AM
Nintendo 2ds
by robert_37
Yesterday at 10:28 AM
Sports Personality Of The Year
by granny
4th Dec 2016 9:46pm
December
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Wirral TUC Meeting re Update on Wallasey CLP Suspe
by RUDEBOX
30th Nov 2016 9:16pm
World Aids Day Event 2016. Liverpool
by RUDEBOX
30th Nov 2016 9:05pm
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#1022221 - 5th Oct 2016 11:11am new to detecting.
Paternoster21 Online   content
Newbeee

Registered: 18th Jun 2016
Posts: 18
Loc: Ellesmere Port
hello. i'm a newcomer to metal detecting. i'm in the ellesmere port area and was hoping that some one would know of places to go and have any tips for me.
thanks.

Top
Metal Detecting : Advertising
Click me for more Information......

* * * vipstudios.co.uk - Photographic Studios * * *
Now Advertise with WikiWirral.
WikiWirral stats 35,000 Page Views a Day +500 Search Engines.. Click Me
#1022244 - 5th Oct 2016 2:57pm Re: new to detecting. [Re: Paternoster21]
Cobra92 Offline


Registered: 5th Oct 2016
Posts: 1
Loc: Prenton
I am also new to metal detecting and from what I've been advised it is best to join a local club as they are the font of all knowledge and will help you keep within the law. Wirral council will not allow any metal detecting on any of their land including fore shores. Check out this link https://www.wirral.gov.uk/planning-and-building/built-conservation/archaeology Hope you enjoy your new hobby as much as I am hoping to. I've had my gear for two years now and really want to get cracking on it. I've seen a few people in newbrighton metal detecting recently. They will be caught I'm sure !!

Top
#1022260 - 5th Oct 2016 5:10pm Re: new to detecting. [Re: Paternoster21]
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Guardian

Registered: 9th Jul 2008
Posts: 9549
Loc: Birkenhead
Some of the foreshore on the east coast of the Wirral is Crown Estate who are much more liberal than the inward thinking Wirral Council.

I also think the Wirral Council's statement that they don't allow metal detecting on ANY of their land is an exaggeration, I'm suspect that is not a by-law.
_________________________
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell

When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser. Socrates

Top
#1022261 - 5th Oct 2016 5:49pm Re: new to detecting. [Re: Paternoster21]
cools Online   content
Forum Addict

Registered: 16th Aug 2013
Posts: 1500
Loc: Wirral
I've been on West Kirby and New Brighton and nobody said anything to me. They do state it but I ,m sure it would be only a jobsworth could be bothered to do anything about it. I used to have a detector Pater and Cobra but sold it a few months ago. That was part of the problem finding anywhere good to go with it. Do put any of your finds up and show us as I used to and I think quite a lot of people find it interesting, not that I found anything really good but still. So good hunting that guy found a Roman pendant (think that was what it was) just recently in Chester so you never know. Look forward to seeing what you find, good luck.
.

Top
#1022321 - 6th Oct 2016 11:07am Re: new to detecting. [Re: Paternoster21]
Paternoster21 Online   content
Newbeee

Registered: 18th Jun 2016
Posts: 18
Loc: Ellesmere Port
Thanks for the feed back guys. Hi cobra I have had my detector for 2 years now as well and have not got started yet. I know some places I would like to go (around the bottom end of Ellesmere Port and around the canal for example). How would I go about finding a local club. Thanks.

Top
#1022380 - 6th Oct 2016 11:18pm Re: new to detecting. [Re: Paternoster21]
fish5133 Offline
Forum Master

Registered: 22nd Mar 2010
Posts: 2569
Loc: Heswallish
Bait diggers cause a bit of mess on the beaches. Ive dug bait and even when you fill the hole in it still looks a bit untidy but no more than when kids have built sandcastles so I cant see the reason for WBC trying to ban it.

Top
#1022404 - 7th Oct 2016 10:12am Re: new to detecting. [Re: Paternoster21]
moretonjeffo Online   content
Enthusiast

Registered: 9th Mar 2011
Posts: 154
Loc: moreton
What detector did you buy paternoster

Top
#1024578 - 24th Oct 2016 10:56am Re: new to detecting. [Re: moretonjeffo]
Paternoster21 Online   content
Newbeee

Registered: 18th Jun 2016
Posts: 18
Loc: Ellesmere Port
I have a national geographic (not sure of the exact model).

Top

Moderator:  x_plore 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Game shocking prices!!!
by eddtheduck
Yesterday at 04:55 PM
Another Big Waste Fire in Liverpool.
by Wally1
4th Dec 2016 10:24am
Gymnastics coaches needed.
by margy
3rd Dec 2016 9:28pm
Name help
by Paternoster21
3rd Dec 2016 8:03am
HMT Lancastria
by granny
2nd Dec 2016 11:38pm
For Sale & Free
MIG welder
by anniebo28
Today at 01:34 AM
IPhone 4s 16gb 35
by anniebo28
4th Dec 2016 12:45pm
Steam Train Money Box/Ornaments
by Tranquil
1st Dec 2016 11:32am
Childs LFC Bike 5 - 8 Yr old
by Pete_M
1st Dec 2016 1:10am
Cat related Collectables
by Tranquil
29th Nov 2016 4:48pm
Featured Member
Registered: 13th Oct 2012
Posts: 14389
Newest Members
DavidSharpe, Grayo123456, uptonvillage, NobbyHunt, sam1512
12133 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Gymnastics coaches needed.
by margy
3rd Dec 2016 9:28pm
Wirral Globe
by locomotive
1st Dec 2016 6:25pm
Wirral TUC Meeting re Update on Wallasey CLP Suspe
by RUDEBOX
30th Nov 2016 9:16pm
World Aids Day Event 2016. Liverpool
by RUDEBOX
30th Nov 2016 9:05pm
A job. Company not named.
by venice
30th Nov 2016 6:30pm
News : New Topics
Another Big Waste Fire in Liverpool.
by Wally1
4th Dec 2016 10:24am
Pensby Hotel
by granny
29th Nov 2016 6:39pm
Paul Nuttall Elected UKIP leader
by granny
28th Nov 2016 12:03pm
Disgusting surely not legal creamfields noise !!@
by svenlock68
27th Nov 2016 8:25am
Paying for EU Citizenship (Poll)
by diggingdeeper
26th Nov 2016 12:35pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Game shocking prices!!!
by eddtheduck
Yesterday at 04:55 PM
54 plate renault clio 3rd brake light
by Mike72
1st Dec 2016 12:52pm
Raspberry Pi in the classroom!
by FelixCowden
30th Nov 2016 9:27pm
crop loss & water rationing in Dominican Republic
by FelixCowden
30th Nov 2016 8:46pm
PC Repair needed
by TudorBlue
29th Nov 2016 2:54pm
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
Game shocking prices!!! 44
MIG welder 0
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Tue 8:13am
Sunset Tue 3:53pm
Local Time Tue 5:44am
WikiWirral Can . . . .