All posts by Prescot Online

  • Prescot Elizabethan Fayre Returns Saturday 4 May

    (Press release – Knowsley Council) A traditional parade will launch the festivities on Saturday 4 May at 11am, as the town commemorates its special history with medieval music, dance, arts and crafts in a recreation of its...

    • Posted April 30, 2019
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  • 2019 Local Elections in Knowsley: Thursday 2 May

    Polls are open from 7am to 10pm this Thursday, 2 May, in local elections across the UK. In Prescot and Whiston, three Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council seats are being contested. They are, with prospective candidates: PRESCOT NORTH...

    • Posted April 30, 2019
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  • Two Arrested following Knife & Machete Recovery in Prescot

    (Via Merseyside Police) Two men have been arrested after two officers searched a van in Prescot and recovered a knife and a machete. At around 2.35am yesterday, Thursday 14 March, officers sighted a Ford Transit van parked...

    • Posted March 15, 2019
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  • Movies & Musicals at 2019 Prescot Festival

    (Press release) Show tunes are on the programme at this year’s Prescot Festival. Crosby-based Opera Viva will be ‘On Broadway’ at Whiston Town Hall on Saturday 29 June, promising an array of classic songs picked from among...

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • Prescot Festival Announces 2019 Line-up

    (Press release) The Prescot Festival has announced a must-see line-up of arts, music, culture and entertainment for June 2019. The 10-day programme sees return visits from a few familiar faces, including the toe-tapping swing band Dr Jazz...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Match Report: Prescot Cables v Kidsgrove Athletic

    Saturday 16 February at Volair Park, Prescot Prescot Cables 3-1 Kidsgrove Athletic Report by Richard Tigwell A much improved second half performance from Prescot Cables saw them secure three valuable points at home to Kidsgrove Athletic last...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Match Report: Prescot Cables FC v Colne FC

    Saturday 9 February at Volair Park, Prescot Prescot Cables 3-1 Colne Match report by Richard Tigwell A thoroughly dominant performance from Prescot Cables saw them finally get their first league victory of the calendar year this afternoon...

    • Posted February 15, 2019
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  • Prescot Actor Is Star of Super Bowl Commercial

    A Prescot man wielded a sharp pair of scissors and wore a Friar Tuck-style wig to become a medieval monk for a TV commercial seen by tens of millions. Lee Clotworthy, an actor, director, playwright and prolific...

    • Posted February 7, 2019
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  • What’s on in Prescot, February 2019

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in February 2019 Saturday 2 February . 9am-2pm . Prescot Town Centre & Shopping Centre Prescot Producers’ Market & Arts & Craft Fayre Saturday 2 February . 1pm-3pm . Prescot...

    • Posted February 2, 2019
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  • Prescot Cables Football Ground Secured for a Century

    Prescot Cables fans can be sure they have a home for the next 99 years, having just signed a long-term lease with new owners Knowsley Council. The football club has been in discussions with the council since...

    • Posted December 20, 2018
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