All posts tagged "Knowsley Council"

  • Police Called on Protesters at Knowsley Council Meeting

    A Knowsley Council meeting was postponed after the council called police to remove members of the public. The public meeting was for councillors...

    • Posted December 18, 2015
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  • Beaconsfield Residents Furious over Mounds of Uncollected Rubbish (Updated)

    Update 18 December 2015: Knowsley Council cleared the site on Thursday 17 December and will be meeting with landlords First Ark “as soon as possible.” KMBC have issued the following advice to residents: “Please ensure that all...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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  • Bin Collection Days in Knowsley: Christmas & New Year 2015

    Knowsley Council have announced changes to waste collection times in the borough over the Christmas season. Usual collection day We will collect your bins on Monday 21 December …… Saturday 19 December Tuesday 22 December …… Monday 21...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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  • Demolition of Whiston Library Begins

    The demolition of the former Whiston Library began on Thursday 10 December. Knowsley Council closed the library in 2013, under strain from government cuts to their budget. Volunteers tried to re-open it with help from Hugh Baird...

    • Posted December 10, 2015
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  • Housing Plans for Fields Neighbouring Whitakers, Prescot

    Prescot residents are invited to view plans for a housing development on land belonging to Whitakers Garden Centre. Planners believe about 200 3- or 4-bedroom homes could be built on the site, which sits between the A57 (Prescot...

    • Posted November 30, 2015
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  • Prescot Christmas Lights Switch-on 2015

    A community partnership has saved Christmas for Prescot town centre. While most towns in Knowsley will be in the dark this year, due to strained council budgets, community support has ensured Prescot will have its usual Christmas...

    • Posted November 21, 2015
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  • Prescot’s ‘Field of Poppies’ for Remembrance

    Prescot Cemetery is home to a ‘Field of Poppies’ on the occasion of Remembrance Day. Volunteers from the Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard worked with Prescot and Knowsley Councils to create the display using 7,000 poppies...

    • Posted November 8, 2015
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  • Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard in Pictures

    Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard officially raised its new Green Flag last Wednesday, 21 October. Knowsley Council and volunteers from the Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard have worked for over two years to improve the site. Back in...

    • Posted October 27, 2015
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  • Prescot Festival & Cricket Club among Award Winners

    The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts and Prescot & Odyssey Cricket Club were among the winners of the Knowsley Sports & Cultural Awards last week. Prescot & Odyssey (pictured), based on Burrows Lane, were named the borough’s...

    • Posted October 15, 2015
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  • Change to Bin Collection Days in Knowsley

    Waste collection days have changed across the borough of Knowsley, as of 5 October 2015. All residents should have received a new calendar of collection days, but if not, you can check your new collection times by...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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