All posts tagged "Knowsley Cemetery"

  • Volunteers Pave the Way for Whiston Memorial Chapel

    (Press release: WICH) Volunteers have been helping to pave the way for the long-awaited new memorial building and heritage centre at Knowsley Cemetery in Whiston. Workers from Wates Construction – currently working to deliver Prescot’s new Community...

    • Posted June 29, 2017
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  • Prescot Woman Thankful but Angry after Parents’ Headstone Found

    A woman from Prescot is relieved after the missing headstone from her parents’ grave was discovered, thanks to help from Merseyside Police, Knowsley Council and members of the public. Christine Climo, 38, however, is angry and upset that...

    • Posted June 4, 2015
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  • Rainhill Shooting: Police Want Information

    A 24-year-old man was shot in a targeted attack on Blundells Lane, Rainhill, last night (Tuesday 13 January). Officers received reports and attended the scene shortly after 8.05pm . The victim, who is local, was shot twice...

    • Posted January 14, 2015
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  • Remember Your Loved Ones This Christmas

    Volunteers at Knowsley Cemetery in Whiston invite you to remember your loved ones with silk flowers and Christmas stars. Members of WICH are selling the flowers on Saturdays and Sundays 29-30 November and 6-7 December at the cemetery on...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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  • Work on Memorial Chapel Underway in Whiston

    A project to build a memorial chapel from what remains of the old Whiston Hospital Chapel begins this month. Whiston Initiative in Cultural Heritage have preserved key elements of the Victorian building, including stonework and a stained...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • WICH Raises £500 towards New Cemetery Chapel

    Members of the Whiston Initiative & Culture Heritage raised £500 for their charity over the Mother’s Day weekend. WICH aims to raise enough money to build a memorial chapel at Knowsley Cemetery on Fox’s Bank Lane. The...

    • Posted April 1, 2014
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