All posts tagged "Knowsley Council"

  • 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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  • Shakespeare North Confirms Key Appointments in Prescot Theatre Bid

    The Prescot Playhouse is a step closer to construction, following the appointment of architects and engineers to work on the project. Shakespeare North plan to build an educational complex, with a 350-seat Elizabethan cockpit theatre (pictured) at its...

    • Posted November 11, 2016
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  • Green Leader Lucas in Prescot to Support Greenbelt Campaign

    Green Party leader and Brighton MP Caroline Lucas visited Prescot to give her support to greenbelt campaigners yesterday (Monday 26 September). She came at the invitation of the increasingly visible Knowsley Green Party, who have joined forces...

    • Posted September 27, 2016
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  • Prescot Church & War Memorial Focus of Heritage Weekend

    The 17th-century church of St Mary’s and the Prescot War Memorial will be the focus of attention at this weekend’s Open Heritage Days (9-11 September). As part of the national three-day event, the Parish Church of St...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • Knowsley ‘Spaces’ Photography Competition in Second Year

    If you’re a budding photographer who lives, works, volunteers or studies in Knowsley then why not get involved with the Spaces 2 competition and take a winning image of a person or place that makes you feel...

    • Posted July 19, 2016
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  • Developers Withdraw Prescot Planning Application

    An application for a residential development on part of Prescot’s former greenbelt has been withdrawn. The proposal would have seen 199 houses built on land adjacent to Whitakers Garden Centre on Liverpool Road. Council advised against plans...

    • Posted July 18, 2016
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  • Cables Ground Becomes Volair Park in New Sponsorship Deal

    Prescot Cables Football Club have announced a multi-year partnership with Knowsley Council’s leisure provider. As part of the deal Valerie Park, the club’s Hope Street home, will be renamed Volair Park, after its new sponsors. The deal will...

    • Posted May 26, 2016
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  • Labour Victory in Knowsley, but Lib Dems Upset Apple Cart in Prescot North

    It was a clean sweep for Labour among most of the borough of Knowsley in yesterday’s elections – except in Prescot North, where the Liberal Democrats won all three seats. In the neighbouring wards of Prescot South...

    • Posted May 6, 2016
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