All posts tagged "environment"

  • Whiston Entrepreneur Wins Major Award

    A businesswoman from Whiston has been named Enterpreneur for Good at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards North. Julie Anne Parker of Million Stars Sustainable Events received the prestigious regional award on Thursday 15 November at a ceremony...

    • Posted November 29, 2018
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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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  • Prescot Cemetery, Stadt Moers Park in the Running for up to £12k

    Two Prescot community groups are in the running to receive £8,000, £10,000 or £12,000 from Tesco’s Bags for Help scheme. The Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard and the Friends of Stadt Moers Park were both successful...

    • Posted February 29, 2016
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  • Funding Opportunity for Green Groups in Merseyside & Halton

    Julie Anne Parker of Bang the Drum North West, a nonprofit social enterprise based in Whiston, is happy to talk with any residents or community groups interested in applying for this funding, announced on Monday. Email Julie...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • Campaigners Urged to Attend Next Knowsley Greenbelt Meeting

    A council meeting to discuss Knowsley’s controversial Local Plan has been reconvened for Wednesday 6 January. Knowsley Council met on Tuesday 16 December to vote on the plan, which would see most of the borough’s greenbelt stripped...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard in Pictures

    Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard officially raised its new Green Flag last Wednesday, 21 October. Knowsley Council and volunteers from the Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard have worked for over two years to improve the site. Back in...

    • Posted October 27, 2015
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  • Prescot Cemetery Wins Green Flag Award

    Prescot Cemetery and Churchyard has scooped a major environmental award. Thanks to the partnership between volunteers, Knowsley Council and St Mary’s Church, it now has prestigious Green Flag status. The award acknowledges the hard work of the Friends...

    • Posted July 23, 2015
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  • Deadline Looms for Prescot, Whiston Greenbelt Objections

    Residents have until this Friday, 15 May, to give Knowsley Council their views on controversial plans to give up greenbelt across the borough for housing developments. The council held a consultation last year, saying government housing targets had forced...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Prescot Workers Go Green

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Workers on a business park in Prescot are being encouraged to go green to mark Walk to Work Week and Green Office Week (May 13-17). More than 1,000 people working at Kings Business...

    • Posted May 13, 2013
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  • Lib Dem Activist Opposes Prescot Waste Site

    Carl Cashman, well known for his local activism on behalf of Whiston and Prescot, sends me this item from the latest edition of Prescot Focus: CARL CASHMAN SLAMS LABOUR IN WASTE SITE UPDATE FOR PRESCOT RESIDENTS Lib...

    • Posted March 23, 2012
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