All posts tagged "business"

  • Superdrug to Leave Prescot Shopping Centre

    Pharmacy chain Superdrug will be leaving Prescot Shopping Centre this March. It joins clothing outlets M&CO and Dorothy Perkins, who vacated late last year. “It is always difficult seeing tenants leave us,” said mall manager Victoria Nichol....

    • Posted January 19, 2015
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  • Go-ahead for Home Bargains Prescot Superstore

    Home Bargains have received permission to build a store and garden centre on Manchester Road, Prescot. The TJ Morris-owned discount chain, which already has a store in Prescot Shopping Centre, say their plans will save 45 existing jobs,...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • Hello, Prescot! New Shops & Businesses Arrived in Town in 2014

    The editor asked Prescot Online’s Facebook followers to name a few of the shops and businesses that arrived in Prescot, Whiston and Rainhill throughout 2014. Prescot Online congratulates these individuals and companies for investing their money, their passion and...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Award for Grace Lea Owner Cheryl

    Congratulations to Cheryl Mullins of Grace Lea, Eccleston Street’s furniture upcycling boutique. Press release: Local Win a Shop star Cheryl Mullins has fought off stiff competition and won an accolade to her business success at a Knowsley-based...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Win a Shop Competition Returns to Prescot

    Social business organisation One Ark is giving another retailer a chance to win a shop for a year in Prescot town centre. Cheryl Mullins, of furniture upcycler Grace Lea, won a Prescot Shopping Centre unit in 2013’s...

    • Posted August 22, 2014
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  • Prescot Post Office Move to Shopping Centre

    The Post Office has announced plans to move its Prescot town centre branch to Prescot Shopping Centre. A move from the current Aspinall Street location (pictured) has been in the pipeline since March 2013, when losses of...

    • Posted July 21, 2014
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  • Clegg Visits Glen Dimplex after £3m Investment

    Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visited Glen Dimplex in Whiston on Wednesday 9 April. The visit followed an announcement that the company would receive £3 million from the Regional Growth Fund, the largest given to any business...

    • Posted April 10, 2014
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  • Furniture Upcycling Business Wins Prescot Shop

    A new Prescot town centre shop will restore and sell vintage furniture, as well as teach people how to “upcycle” their own old items. Local entrepreneur Cheryl Mullins won a year’s free rental on a unit in...

    • Posted March 27, 2014
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  • Prescot Town Centre: Time to Get Radical

    Big changes to Prescot call not for hand-wringing attempts to cling to the status quo, but for a radical rethink of the historic town centre, writes the editor. Home Bargains and the Post Office – two of...

    • Posted March 20, 2014
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  • Home Bargains Prescot Set for Move to Bigger Premises

    Home Bargains are planning a £5-million move out of Prescot town centre in hopes of building a new, bigger store on the edge of the town. The Liverpool-based company, owned by retail chain TJ Morris, say they...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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