All posts by Prescot Online

  • Gallery: MATE Productions’ Treasure Island in Photos

    Prescot-based MATE Productions enjoyed great success with Treasure Island at the Unity Theatre, Liverpool, in April 2018 – and they’re preparing to bring the show back on home turf in June. The pirate adventure, adapted by Phil...

    • Posted May 22, 2018
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  • Prescot Prepares for Festival Season

    (Press release) Festival season is about to descend on Prescot, with a lineup of culture and entertainment culminating in the 10-day Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts. Now in its 14th year, the festival makes an...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Competition to Name a Prescot Street

    Knowsley Council have launched a competition to name the street outside Shakespeare North’s new theatre, set to open in 2020. Judges are looking for something that is “unique, memorable and Shakespeare-themed.” And they’ve said adamantly they will...

    • Posted May 14, 2018
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Fayre Returns on Saturday 2 June

    (Press release) Prescot’s wonderful heritage will be celebrated with the return of the popular Elizabethan Fayre on Saturday 2 June from 11am until 4pm. The town centre will play host to medieval music, dance, arts and crafts...

    • Posted May 11, 2018
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  • Knowsley Council Leader Replaced after Labour Election Losses

    Knowsley Labour have voted to replace Cllr Andy Moorhead (pictured) as their local party leader, following a drop in the local Labour vote in last Thursday’s elections. Cllr Graham Morgan was elected to take his place, meaning...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Appeal following Burglary at Prescot Fashion Boutique

    (Merseyside Police) We are appealing for information following a burglary at a clothes shop in Prescot. A report was received at 6.45am on Tuesday 8 May that offenders had forced entry to the front door of the Dressing Room,...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Local Elections: Greens Take Prescot South from Labour

    The Greens pulled off a sizeable win over Labour last night (Thursday 3 May) to take Prescot South. Kai Taylor gained 1,520 to Lynn O’Keeffe’s 736, becoming the first Green Party candidate ever to win a seat...

    • Posted May 4, 2018
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  • What’s on in Prescot, May 2018

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in May 2018 Thursday 3 May . 7am-10pm . Prescot, Whiston, Knowsley-wide LOCAL ELECTIONS (KNOWSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL) – Info here Thursday 3 May . 8.15pm (doors open 7.15pm)...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • 2018 Prescot Festival Tickets Now on Sale

    Tickets for 10 days of arts and music in the historic town of Prescot are on sale as of today, Tuesday 1 May. Audiences can look forward to songs from the shows, a journey through the history...

    • Posted May 1, 2018
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  • Second Senior Cup Win for Prescot Cables?

    Prescot Cables Football Club are set to win the Senior Cup for the second year running. The lads stormed to a 2-0 victory over Southport FC in last year’s Liverpool County FA Senior Cup. It was the...

    • Posted April 20, 2018
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