All posts tagged "Knowsley Safari Park"

  • Tour of Britain in Prescot: The Day in Pictures

    It was weather more suited to ducks than to athletes and spectators, but the crowds nevertheless gathered in force for the Tour of Britain Stage 3 on Tuesday. Prescot Online sent photographer James Woodruff to Knowsley Safari...

    • Posted September 18, 2013
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  • Wiggins Claims Victory in Prescot Leg of Tour

    Olympic gold medallist Sir Bradley Wiggins won Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain in Prescot today. The individual time trials took cyclists from Knowsley Safari Park, down the A57 and back through the historic town centre...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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  • Tour of Britain in Prescot: Your Guide to Tuesday 17 September

    Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain passes right through the heart of historic Prescot. The individual time trials on Tuesday 17 September begin at Knowsley Safari Park and take competitors through Prescot town centre, which will...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • Our Patch: On Safari

    In our patch lies Knowsley Safari Park, designed to house the unusual, but also a fantastic place to observe some superb British wildlife which has made a home in the grounds. As the visitors are car-bound, many...

    • Posted August 5, 2013
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  • Prescot Taking Centre Stage in Tour of Britain

    Prescot town centre will become a hub of tourist activity when Britain’s biggest cycle race comes to the region on Tuesday 17 September. Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain will begin and end at Knowsley Safari...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Dora Meets Giraffes & Elephants at Knowsley Safari Park

    (Press release: Knowsley Safari Park) Below: Dora the Explorer visited Knowsley Safari for a wild adventure this weekend, getting up close with gentle giant, Rigsby the giraffe.

    • Posted July 9, 2013
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  • Knowsley Safari Park Make Changes Following Baboon Death

    Knowsley Safari Park has made changes to its baboon enclosure, following Sunday’s incident in which an animal was killed.

    • Posted June 18, 2013
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  • Knowsley Safari Park Answers Questions after Baboon Death

    Knowsley Safari Park has provided more information about yesterday’s incident, in which a baboon escaped the park and was shot dead by a gamekeeper. The baboon had scaled an electric fence and left its enclosure on Sunday...

    • Posted June 17, 2013
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  • Baboon Shot Dead at Knowsley Safari Park

    A gamekeeper at Knowsley Safari Park in Prescot was forced to shoot dead an escaped baboon on Sunday morning. While trying to protect his mate, the animal had been chased out of his enclosure by a pack...

    • Posted June 16, 2013
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  • Safari Park Sends Elephants to Liverpool

    Wildlife experts from Knowsley Safari Park herded four elephants into Liverpool One yesterday. The life-size models will remain at the shopping centre until 10 June, before touring the rest of Merseyside and the North West. The display...

    • Posted June 4, 2013
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