All posts tagged "exhibitions"

  • Rainhill Remembers WWI with Exhibition, Website

    Rainhill Civic Society have paid tribute to their village’s role in World War One with an exhibition and a new website. Rainhillremembers.uk is packed with historical information, artefacts and photographs documenting local soldiers of WWI – both...

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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  • Surge in Historic Items Donated to Prescot Museum

    The World War One centenary has provoked a surge in donations to Prescot Museum. To commemorate a hundred years since the outbreak of war, local people have given or loaned the museum historic items, including letters, family...

    • Posted September 29, 2014
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  • Prescot School Home to WWI ‘Mini Museum’

    Knowsley Park Centre for Learning in Prescot has become a mini museum to commemorate the outbreak of World War One. An exhibition of items and photographs relating to both world wars takes place until 28 June, opening...

    • Posted April 7, 2014
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  • Art Exhibition Runs Till 25 January

    The work of at least one talented Prescotian features in the Knowsley Open Art Exhibition at Huyton Gallery. Knowsley Council writes: There’s still time to see the wealth of artistic talent in borough at Knowsley’s Open Art...

    • Posted January 16, 2014
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  • Explore Local History at Prescot Festival

    The Ninth Annual Prescot Festival has lots to satisfy local history buffs. A rare screening of vintage footage of Prescot takes place on Saturday 29 June. The one-hour event will include material from Prescot Museum and Prescot...

    • Posted June 17, 2013
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  • Sir Quentin Blake Exhibition in Kirkby

    I don’t normally plug events and news beyond the Prescot area, but I’m sure many readers will agree that the illustrations of Sir Quentin Blake have been special — nay, magical — to generations of children. For...

    • Posted January 4, 2013
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