All posts tagged "Knowsley Council"

  • Proposal for Fewer Town Councillors in Knowsley

    Knowsley Council has published proposals for changes to town and parish councils in the borough, following a public consulation carried out from September to November 2017. Residents can now have their say on the Community Governance Review,...

    • Posted February 23, 2018
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  • Construction of Prescot’s Shakespearean Theatre Planned for April

    Construction work on a theatre and college in Prescot town centre is expected to begin in April 2018, following the appointment of contractors by Knowsley Council. Liverpool-based Kier Construction are to build the 350-seat Elizabethan theatre, housed...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Knowsley Council to Sell off Prescot Parkland to Fund Other Parks

    Knowsley Council voted last night (Tuesday 28 November) to sell off several parks across the borough. The list of land to be sold includes the King George V Playing Fields, known locally as Brown’s Field, in Prescot....

    • Posted November 29, 2017
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  • Knowsley’s Parks & Green Spaces under Threat

    Knowsley Council are asking the public for their thoughts on proposals for the future of the borough’s parks and green spaces. Earlier this year the council set up a review board charged with finding a way to...

    • Posted September 21, 2017
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  • Event: View the Plans for Shakespeare North’s Prescot Theatre

    The public are invited to view plans for a 328-seat theatre in Prescot. Charitable trust Shakespeare North are following a design by Inigo Jones (1573-1652), one of modern England’s earliest and most important architects. The complex will...

    • Posted September 15, 2017
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  • Prescot Market Place Winning Design Announced

    The transformation of Prescot’s Market Place will begin in early 2018, following the announcement of a winning design for the historic site. This week Knowsley Council and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) selected Mark Wray...

    • Posted August 24, 2017
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  • Prescot Town Centre Gets Life-saving Defibrillator

    Defribillators that have the potential to save a life have been installed across in Knowsley, including one in Eccleston Street, Prescot. The device has been placed next to the Watchmaker pub (Wetherspoon’s) in the town centre. If...

    • Posted June 20, 2017
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  • Beesley & Fildes Respond to Council Criticism over Whitakers Planning Application

    The owners of Whitakers Garden Centre have hit back at criticisms from Knowsley Council’s planning department. Beesley & Fildes filed an application to build houses on former greenbelt land adjacent...

    • Posted May 25, 2017
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  • Halsnead ‘Garden Village’ in Pipeline for Whiston

    Residents are invited to have their say on a housing development in store for the Halsnead Park area of Whiston. The Halsnead development is one of 14 ‘garden villages’ proposed across the country, and the only one...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • Knowsley Council Facing £17m More in Cuts

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Residents are being given the opportunity to comment on initial options being considered by Knowsley Council to save £16.8m over the next three years. The Government’s cuts since 2010 have impacted on Knowsley...

    • Posted December 20, 2016
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