All posts tagged "featured"

  • 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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  • Pubs with Beer Gardens in Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill

    On these hot, lazy summer days there’s nothing nicer than sitting out in the sunshine, sipping a cold beer or a glass of wine. Prescot Online asked readers to recommend pubs in Prescot, Whiston and Rainhill that...

    • Posted July 7, 2013
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  • Prescot Town Hall Development Delayed as Contractors Go into Administration

    Work on the new town hall will be delayed by up to two months, Prescot Town Council announced today. Work was due to begin in late June on the large-scale refurbishment of what was the Fusilier pub,...

    • Posted July 5, 2013
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  • Whiston Library under Threat of Closure

    Knowsley Council say Whiston Library will be transferred to community ownership and use in April 2014. This effectively means Whiston Library will close unless members of the community find a way to run it themselves.

    • Posted July 4, 2013
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  • Prescot from the Air: Vintage Photos

    Prescot vintage photo and postcard collector Alec Wallace has kindly given Prescot Online permission to reproduce some of his collection online. Here are six stunning aerial views of our historic Lancashire town. The first three photographs were...

    • Posted July 4, 2013
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