All posts tagged "Knowsley Council"

  • 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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  • M62 Huyton Closures 9 to 12 October 2015

    There will be a temporary closure of part of the M62 in Huyton as the replacement Greystone footbridge is installed across the motorway. Both carriageways of the M62 will be affected between Junction 6 and Junction 4...

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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  • Knowsley Pledge to Support Refugees

    Knowsley Council have promised help for refugees fleeing the civil war in Syria. The council say they will “identify homes” for up to 30 Syrian families escaping the armed conflict that has so forced more than 4...

    • Posted September 22, 2015
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  • Whiston Library Set for October Demolition, Prescot Library Hours Cut

    The former Whiston Library will be demolished in October 2015, Knowsley Council have announced. The library, on Dragon Drive, shut its doors in March 2014. A deal to re-open it with the support of Hugh Baird College...

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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  • Government Says Knowsley Greenbelt Plans ‘Sound’

    A government inspector has approved plans to allow development on Knowsley’s greenbelt. The borough council say they’ve had no choice but to remove protections from the land, due to government housing targets. Protesters say it would damage the environment,...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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  • More Knowsley Services Now Online

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Did you know, you can contact Knowsley Council online to pay bills, report issues, apply for a school place, arrange a bulky rubbish collection, keep up-to-date with the latest news and much more!...

    • Posted July 13, 2015
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  • Tribute to Joe McGarry (1932-2015)

    The family of the late Joe McGarry, a one-time Knowsley councillor and Mayor of Prescot, have kindly given Prescot Online permission to publish this tribute, which was read at his funeral on 10 June 2015. Joseph, known...

    • Posted June 15, 2015
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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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  • Knowsley Council Getting Tough on Parking Violations

    Knowsley Council have taken over parking enforcement in the borough. Where Merseyside Police were once responsible for enforcing the rules, now the council’s own Civil Enforcement Officers will patrol the streets and issue Penalty Charge Notices to vehicles parked in...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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  • Deadline Looms for Prescot, Whiston Greenbelt Objections

    Residents have until this Friday, 15 May, to give Knowsley Council their views on controversial plans to give up greenbelt across the borough for housing developments. The council held a consultation last year, saying government housing targets had forced...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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