All posts tagged "Huyton"

  • Midnight Fire at Pallet Yard in Huyton

    Eight fire engines were brought in to extinguish a blaze on a Huyton industrial park last night (Thursday 7 August). Prescot Online readers from across Prescot and Whiston reported seeing flames and billowing smoke shortly before midnight,...

    • Posted August 8, 2014
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  • Consultation on New Prescot Fire Station

    Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority want residents’ views on a new fire station for Prescot. The proposed building, on Manchester Road, would replace both Whiston and Huyton fire stations. The MFRA say the merger plans are due...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Prescot Breakfast Club Helps Huyton Man with Dementia

    A Huyton pensioner with dementia has found support at a breakfast club he calls the “welcome cafe.” Daniel Clark, 67, was diagnosed with vascular dementia three years ago, following a stroke. With 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren,...

    • Posted May 13, 2014
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  • Knowsley Bin Collections over Easter & May Day 2014

    Easter 2014 Waste Collection (Knowsley, including Prescot & Whiston) If your usual collection is on a Friday, your bins will be collected on Friday 18 April (Good Friday), as usual. If your usual collection is on Monday...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Whiston & Huyton Fire Station Merger Planned for Prescot

    Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority have approved plans to build a new fire station in Prescot. The proposed premises on Manchester Road will replace Whiston and Huyton fire stations, both earmarked for closure to cut costs. The...

    • Posted March 6, 2014
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  • New Bus Service Connects Prescot & Whiston to Knowsley Leisure Centre

    A new evening and Sunday bus service provides Prescot and Whiston residents with access to Knowsley Leisure and Culture Park. Route 264, operated by ACE Travel on behalf of Merseytravel, runs from Halewood to Huyton every hour....

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Police Warning after Bogus Caller Cons Prescot Residents

    Police are warning people to be alert after a con-man tried to gain entry to the homes of four elderly Prescot residents. A man posing as a plain-clothes police officer visited four houses in Prescot on the...

    • Posted December 18, 2013
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  • Knowsley Hosts Army Homecoming Parade

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Soldiers who have returned from operations in Afghanistan will take part in a homecoming parade in Knowsley next month. The 2nd Battalion, The Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment (2 LANCS), which recruits from Merseyside,...

    • Posted November 29, 2013
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  • Traffic Delays after Car Crashes into Ditch

    (Press release: Merseyside Police) Merseyside Police is investigating after a car left the carriageway on the Knowsley Expressway near Tarbock last night (Wednesday 17 June 2013) and jack knifed into a ditch. Parts of the road have been...

    • Posted July 18, 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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