All posts tagged "community"

  • Event: View the Plans for Shakespeare North’s Prescot Theatre

    The public are invited to view plans for a 328-seat theatre in Prescot. Charitable trust Shakespeare North are following a design by Inigo Jones (1573-1652), one of modern England’s earliest and most important architects. The complex will...

    • Posted September 15, 2017
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  • Prescot Hockey Club Secure New Sponsorship Deal

    (Press release: Prescot Hockey Club) Local solicitors St Helens Law have agreed to be the Principal Sponsor of Prescot Hockey Club. The two organisations have worked closely together for a number of years and each has become...

    • Posted June 23, 2017
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  • Announcing the Prescot Community Recognition Awards 2017

    Do you know someone in Prescot who goes above and beyond to help others? Someone who has served their community faithfully and deserves recognition? A neighbour with a heart of gold, or a volunteer who makes a...

    • Posted February 20, 2017
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  • Volunteers Angry over Churchyard Theft

    A historic sundial and paving stones have been stolen from St Mary’s Churchyard in Prescot. Last week, the gnomon (blade) and baseplate of the sundial in the Remembrance Garden was were stolen, along with Yorkshire stone from...

    • Posted November 3, 2016
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  • Campaign to Oppose Prescot Housing Development Gathers Pace

    A campaign to prevent the building of 199 houses on former greenbelt land is underway in Prescot. Residents Mark Burke and Dr John Sills called a community meeting on Monday 16 May with the support of newly elected...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Mother Goose in Town One More Weekend

    All your favourite fairy tale characters – including the White Rabbit, Humpty Dumpty and the King and Queen of Hearts – are returning to Prescot this weekend. Mother Goose & the Quest for the Golden Egg opened last...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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  • Eaton Street Park Gets New Pavilion

    A Prescot town centre park is home to a brand-new pavilion. The building, which arrived at Eaton Street Park last Tuesday, 22 March, will have a large indoor meeting space, and a kitchenette with a hatch opening to...

    • Posted March 30, 2016
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  • Heart Attack Dad Didn’t Get the Blues – He Joined Them

    A local dad had a scare that almost ended his life – but instead of getting the blues, he decided to join them. Until 2013, Prescot born-and-bred Andrew Critchley, 47, thought life was fine. He was happily married,...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Petition Success! 1,000+ Sign to Support Catalin

    Prescot Shopping Centre has allowed a Big Issue seller to stand under its entrance porch after over 1,000 people signed a petition in his support. Catalin Dobre, who is originally from Romania, has sold the magazine in Prescot...

    • Posted November 25, 2015
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  • Prescot Opinion: Kindness for Catalin

    Come on, Prescot Shopping Centre, have a heart. Catalin, from Romania, has been selling the Big...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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