All posts tagged "business"

  • New Prescot Subway, Carphone Warehouse to Open February-March

    A new Subway store and a Carphone Warehouse are soon to open on Cables Retail Park, Prescot. Sandwich chain Subway now boasts more outlets worldwide than rival McDonald’s – whose Prescot restaurant is directly opposite the new...

    • Posted January 20, 2014
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  • New Manager for Prescot Shopping Centre

    Prescot Shopping Centre has announced a new manager, beginning 23 December. Victoria Nichol has a background in retail and restaurant management in both the UK and USA, and has worked in shopping centre management in Croydon and...

    • Posted December 20, 2013
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  • Independent Retailer Could Win a Shop in Prescot Town Centre

    New or expanding retail businesses are in with a chance to win a town centre shop for a year. The winner of One Ark’s Win a Shop competition will receive a Prescot Shopping Centre unit rent-free for...

    • Posted October 18, 2013
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  • Prescot Con Man Jailed for 18 Months

    Rogue trader John Read has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for a string of crimes, including fraud. Liverpool Crown Court also ordered Read, who pleaded guilty to 27 offences, to pay court costs and compensation...

    • Posted August 1, 2013
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  • Prescot Rogue Trader Found Guilty

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) John Read, aged 53 years, from Queens Road in Prescot was remanded in custody at Liverpool Crown Court yesterday. He will be sentenced next week, but the Judge has indicated he will receive...

    • Posted July 26, 2013
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  • Prescot Taking Centre Stage in Tour of Britain

    Prescot town centre will become a hub of tourist activity when Britain’s biggest cycle race comes to the region on Tuesday 17 September. Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain will begin and end at Knowsley Safari...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Party Pitstop Opens in Prescot, Sat 20 July

    Party Pitstop, the one-stop party supplies shop based in Thatto Heath, is opening a new outlet in Prescot town centre. The grand opening takes place at 51 Eccleston Street, the former Candy Shop, on Saturday 20 July,...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • Independents Day in Prescot, 4 July – Spend & Win!

    Support local businesses by making your way to Prescot town centre on Thursday 4 July for Independents Day. Between 10.30am and 3.30pm, there’ll be a tombola, refreshments and kids’ games on Eccleston Street to mark the occasion....

    • Posted July 3, 2013
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  • Prescot Businesswoman Named Merseyside Woman of the Year

    Prescot businesswoman Louise Gillespie has been named Merseyside Woman of the Year. Owner of the rapidly expanding Jessies Jewels, Louise set up the business to provide her daughter with a part-time job during her A-levels. Three years...

    • Posted July 2, 2013
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  • Prescot Pub Is St Helens CAMRA Pub of the Year

    A Prescot public house has been voted St Helens CAMRA’s Pub of the Year for 2013. The Clock Face on Derby Street beat fifteen other pubs accredited by the St Helens branch of the Campaign for Real...

    • Posted May 21, 2013
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