Our Success is in our members who value our strength as a valued community.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,026,292
Topics75,460
Members13,389
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs37
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
55 registered members (alan128, 7 invisible), 1,356 guests, and207 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Chester zoo
by cools. 3rd Jun 2020 6:32pm
another ban
by lincle. 2nd Jun 2020 8:04pm
Thank You To diggingdeeper
by BultacoAstro. 2nd Jun 2020 12:31pm
Moose on the Loose
by snowshoes. 29th May 2020 11:33pm
New Wirral History
Where in Laird St is this?
by mikeeb. 1st Jun 2020 4:19pm
241 Rising Sun Laird St
by mikeeb. 31st May 2020 7:34pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 24th May 2020 3:02pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 22nd May 2020 8:59am
Old Cemetery on the Wirral
by ChrisRobbo. 21st May 2020 6:40pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Boaty McBoatface takes shape
The gathering storm: Mersey waterfront today
Topic Replies
Old Car Photo
by granny. 5th Jun 2020 9:42pm
Coronavirus
by granny. 5th Jun 2020 9:37pm
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by mikeeb. 5th Jun 2020 5:28pm
What song are you listening to?
by GaryFromWirral. 5th Jun 2020 2:18pm
A Bidston Hill walk in history.
by Phoenix. 5th Jun 2020 12:30pm
Wirral Globe
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:32am
ford towers ford estate
by mikeeb. 4th Jun 2020 8:08pm
Origin of Wirral's tap water?
by mikeeb. 4th Jun 2020 2:38pm
Bike storage
by diggingdeeper. 4th Jun 2020 12:53pm
June
M T W T F S S
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
Recent Posts : What's On ?
HMS Prince of Wales visit to Liverpool
by mikeeb. 10th May 2020 6:21pm
'Lockdown' is on Wirral
by diggingdeeper. 9th May 2020 6:58pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Smoke over N. Wirral. #1056311
27th Jun 2018 6:46pm
27th Jun 2018 6:46pm
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
W
Wally1 Offline OP
Old Hand
Wally1  Offline OP
Old Hand
W
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
The satellite view on Met Office Website shows this smoke is
coming from the moorland fire in Greater Manchester.

Google Ads
Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056317
27th Jun 2018 10:11pm
27th Jun 2018 10:11pm
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,202
Wirral
granny Offline
Wiki Master
granny  Offline
Wiki Master
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,202
Wirral

We don't want that. Hope they get it sorted soon, but it's still quite serious by the reports coming through.


Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle
Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056319
27th Jun 2018 11:27pm
27th Jun 2018 11:27pm
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
W
Wally1 Offline OP
Old Hand
Wally1  Offline OP
Old Hand
W
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
Wind has shifted so that the smoke is now missing N Wirral.

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056324
28th Jun 2018 8:50am
28th Jun 2018 8:50am
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 2,175
Oxton
Gibbo Offline
Forum Addict
Gibbo  Offline
Forum Addict
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 2,175
Oxton

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056340
29th Jun 2018 11:55am
29th Jun 2018 11:55am
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 5,683
Bebington, Wirral
D
DavidB Offline
Wiki Guide
DavidB  Offline
Wiki Guide
D
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 5,683
Bebington, Wirral
I could smell a burning smell last night in North Wales, it was quite strong, could've been from the moors fire.


"C20 LET bang"
Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056341
29th Jun 2018 12:31pm
29th Jun 2018 12:31pm
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 378
Wirral
M
Madge Offline
Old Hand
Madge  Offline
Old Hand
M
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 378
Wirral
My husband said he could see plumes of smoke from one of the rigs from wales and if i could work out how to get a pic on here i could show you lol

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Madge] #1056369
30th Jun 2018 12:58am
30th Jun 2018 12:58am
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
W
Wally1 Offline OP
Old Hand
Wally1  Offline OP
Old Hand
W
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
Originally Posted by Madge
My husband said he could see plumes of smoke from one of the rigs from wales and if i could work out how to get a pic on here i could show you lol

That rig tends to burn off waste gas/oil around dusk. You can see a flame
and often black smoke.

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056381
30th Jun 2018 9:24am
30th Jun 2018 9:24am
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 378
Wirral
M
Madge Offline
Old Hand
Madge  Offline
Old Hand
M
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 378
Wirral
He reckons this has been going on for a few days now .

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Madge] #1056384
30th Jun 2018 1:08pm
30th Jun 2018 1:08pm
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
W
Wally1 Offline OP
Old Hand
Wally1  Offline OP
Old Hand
W
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
Originally Posted by Madge
He reckons this has been going on for a few days now .


More like years.

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Wally1] #1056393
30th Jun 2018 5:01pm
30th Jun 2018 5:01pm
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 378
Wirral
M
Madge Offline
Old Hand
Madge  Offline
Old Hand
M
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 378
Wirral
i think he meant with the intensity it was at and the amount of smoke
, as i know they burn them off from time to time,

Re: Smoke over N. Wirral. [Re: Madge] #1056407
1st Jul 2018 12:36am
1st Jul 2018 12:36am
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
W
Wally1 Offline OP
Old Hand
Wally1  Offline OP
Old Hand
W
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 317
Wallasey
Originally Posted by Madge
i think he meant with the intensity it was at and the amount of smoke
, as i know they burn them off from time to time,


Yes it has been more noticeable recently.


Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:35am
ford towers ford estate
by dolly2350. 3rd Jun 2020 3:32pm
Landfill site
by Excoriator. 2nd Jun 2020 6:28pm
Where in Laird St is this?
by mikeeb. 1st Jun 2020 4:19pm
Ford fiob and keys
by phosphor. 1st Jun 2020 7:43am
For Sale & Free
Bike storage
by Dilly. 3rd Jun 2020 8:37pm
Wanted BMW M3 Evolution alloy wheels
by _Ste_. 2nd Jun 2020 1:24am
Bose Companion 3 series 2
by TheComputerLab. 30th May 2020 11:42am
Looking for a small pool filter and pump
by paul110180. 30th May 2020 10:38am
Electric kids scooter Razor
by BultacoAstro. 25th May 2020 12:27pm
Member Spotlight
neddy
neddy
rhyl
Posts: 15,860
Joined: October 2012
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Kirstybarber19, qberrorssupport, KG2908, Finlay, WELLer_laneboy
13389 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
ford towers ford estate
by dolly2350. 3rd Jun 2020 3:32pm
Landfill site
by Excoriator. 2nd Jun 2020 6:28pm
Are Schools opening in Wirral ?
by granny. 29th May 2020 4:01pm
Thought I was getting an ebay bargain
by derekdwc. 25th May 2020 5:22pm
Exhaust fitters
by fish5133. 12th May 2020 1:25am
News : New Topics
Lost - Apple watch / Sainsburys Upton
by Littlebear. 5th Jun 2020 8:35am
Ford fiob and keys
by phosphor. 1st Jun 2020 7:43am
Girls pink bike found in Prenton
by spider. 28th May 2020 9:24am
Manned SpaceX launch
by mikeeb. 27th May 2020 3:07pm
Possible TV licence scam going round
by derekdwc. 27th May 2020 9:10am
New Enthusiast Forums
Slow Internet/Drop Outs
by diggingdeeper. 29th May 2020 10:58am
House through time
by cools. 20th May 2020 6:45pm
Raspberry Pi
by diggingdeeper. 19th May 2020 1:31am
Netflix
by mikeeb. 15th May 2020 11:25am
Nowhere Boy biographical drama film-John Lennon
by Longnails. 11th May 2020 4:59pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Fri 4:45am
Sunset Fri 9:35pm
Local Time Fri 10:13pm
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1