All posts tagged "Knowsley Council"

  • Knowsley Council Leader Replaced after Labour Election Losses

    Knowsley Labour have voted to replace Cllr Andy Moorhead (pictured) as their local party leader, following a drop in the local Labour vote in last Thursday’s elections. Cllr Graham Morgan was elected to take his place, meaning...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Protesters Plan March to Save Prescot Park

    Campaigners against Knowsley’s decision to sell off Brown’s Field in Prescot are marching in protest this weekend. The ‘Family March’ takes place on Sunday 22 April, leaving Brown’s Field at 9.30am and arriving an estimated 40 minutes...

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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  • Knowsley Council Elections: 3 May 2018

    Local elections take place across the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley on Thursday 3 May 2018. Candidates for Prescot and Whiston are as follows: PRESCOT NORTH Tony Ely (Labour) Aaron Waters (Conservative) Frances Wynn (Lib Dem) PRESCOT SOUTH...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • 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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