All posts tagged "featured"

  • Theatre Crane Towers 190ft above Prescot

    A massive crane will alter the Prescot skyline for more than a year to come. The structure will stand on the Shakespeare North construction site for an estimated 65 weeks in total, lifting weights of up to...

    • Posted January 31, 2020
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  • What’s on in Prescot, February 2020

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in February 2020 Saturday 1 February . 9am-2pm . Eccleston Street, Prescot PRESCOT PRODUCERS’ MARKET Saturday 1 February . 1pm-3pm . Prescot Cemetery FRIENDS OF PRESCOT CEMETERY & CHURCHYARD –...

    • Posted January 29, 2020
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  • Updated: Halton Transport Goes under, Arriva Takes over 61 Bus

    [Update 25/01/20: Halton Transport has officially ceased trading. Arriva has stepped in to provide a replacement 61 bus service on a similar schedule, but only going as far as Queens Drive/Rocky Lane from Monday to Saturday and...

    • Posted January 24, 2020
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  • Five Teenage Boys Arrested, Three Charged, in Prescot Shooting

    [Update 25/01/20: Three males – 14, from Prescot, 15 and 16, from Huyton – have been charged with attempted murder, Section 18 assault, possession of a firearm and possession of a bladed article. The other two arrested...

    • Posted January 23, 2020
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  • Brothers Jailed for 3 Years Each for Prescot Burglary

    Via Merseyside Police: We have today, Tuesday 21st January, welcomed the sentencing of two brothers for a burglary in Prescot in which an 88 year-old woman had her handbag, bank cards and car keys stolen. At around...

    • Posted January 21, 2020
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  • Police Appeal for Info after Station Road Prescot Shooting

    [Update 22/01/2020: The 17-year-old victim received injuries to his abdomen and remains in hospital in a stable condition. Police would like to hear from anyone who was in the vicinity of Station Road or the Cables Retail...

    • Posted January 20, 2020
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  • Dame Judi Promotes Prescot Theatre in Parliament

    Dame Judi Dench took the news of Prescot’s Shakespeare North Playhouse development to Parliament yesterday (Wednesday 15 January). The Oscar-winning actor, whose stage, film and TV career has included seven appearances as M in the James Bond...

    • Posted January 16, 2020
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  • It’s Panto Time – & the Pirates Are Coming!

    The wicked pirate Bluebeard likes getting married – he just doesn’t like staying married. Now he’s got his eye on Cinderella and if she doesn’t watch out she’ll walk the plank. Never fear, the Big Bad Wolf...

    • Posted January 14, 2020
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  • Church Services in Prescot This Christmas

    Looking for a traditional carol service, children’s Nativity or midnight mass in Prescot this Christmas? Here’s what’s on at churches across the town: Sunday 22 December 10.30am St James’s Church Eccleston Park L34 2QB NATIVITY/CHRISTMAS JUMPER SERVICE 6.30pm...

    • Posted December 19, 2019
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  • Knowsley Remains Red amid Nationwide Tory Victory

    As Boris Johnson’s Conservatives claimed a massive victory in the 2019 General Election, Knowsley remained loyal to Labour, re-electing Sir George Howarth as MP. His share of the vote was down 4.6 percent, which still kept it...

    • Posted December 13, 2019
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