All posts tagged "featured"

  • 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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  • Prescot Youngsters Need Donations for Ukraine Orphanage Trip

    A group of young people from Prescot are appealing for donations of new shoes, clothes and toys for a mission to an orphanage in Ukraine. The Make a Difference team, from Prescot Community Church’s Chill Youthy, will...

    • Posted July 18, 2013
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  • Friends on a Mission to Improve Prescot Cemetery

    A group of Prescot residents are putting a plan into action to help get the town’s cemetery back into shape. A dozen people gathered on Monday night to form an official Friends of Prescot Cemetery, which they...

    • Posted July 17, 2013
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  • Jonathan Fitchett Tributes Only Heighten the Puzzle of His Murder

    Years after the wind has swept away the last of the flowers, a patch of concrete outside a retail unit in Prescot will remain a place both hideous and sacred to hundreds. In this spot four men...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • Our Patch: Dog Days of Summer

    It’s been a week of finding wildlife in surprising places for me this week. Having run out of some essentials – bread, bananas, wine – I had to nip out to Cables Retail Park. As I entered...

    • Posted July 15, 2013
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  • Two Prescot Men Charged with Jonathan Fitchett Murder

    Merseyside Police charged two men with murder on Sunday night, following the death of Jonathan Fitchett, 22, from Prescot. Gerard Childs, 27, of King Edward Road, Rainhill, and Stephen Price, 28, of Hayes Avenue, Prescot, were charged...

    • Posted July 15, 2013
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  • Vintage Postcard Collection: Greetings from Prescot!

    In this hot weather, you may want to write to friends and family to let them know of the delights of this sunny corner of England. Courtesy of vintage photo collector Alec Wallace, here’s a selection of...

    • Posted July 15, 2013
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  • RIP Jonathan Fitchett, Prescot Man Attacked Thursday

    A Merseyside Police investigation into an assault has become a murder inquiry after the 22-year-old victim, from Prescot, died in hospital. Jonathan Fitchett, an ex-pupil of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic School, was attacked by four men in...

    • Posted July 12, 2013
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  • Photo Gallery: Eccleston Street through the Years

    Courtesy of Prescot vintage photo and postcard collector Alec Wallace, Prescot Online presents a photographic journey through the history of Eccleston Street:

    • Posted July 11, 2013
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  • Prescot Foodbank Now Open

    Prescot now has its own Foodbank, based in the Salvation Army Church and Community Centre on Warrington Road. Set up as part of Knowsley Foodbank, in partnership with The Trussell Trust, the Prescot Foodbank provides emergency help...

    • Posted July 8, 2013
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