All posts tagged "Leyland Street"

  • Prescot’s Shakespearean Mural Repaired

    Prescot’s Shakespearean mural is being repaired this week. Town centre shoppers were shocked to see the wall art, on the corner of Leyland and Eccleston Streets, was peeling away earlier this month. The combination of rain and heavy...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Theatre Mural Revealed

    A piece of art the size of a two-storey building was unveiled in Prescot town centre last Saturday (19 July). The mural, which takes up the entire side wall of 45 Eccleston Street, at the junction of...

    • Posted July 22, 2014
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  • Prescot Shakespearean Art Project Ready for 19 July Unveiling

    A newly commissioned piece of public art will be unveiled in Prescot town centre on Saturday 19 July. The large-scale mural will transform the junction of Leyland Street and Eccleston Street by giving the space the appearance of...

    • Posted July 8, 2014
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  • Prescot Town Centre Properties Get £300k Boost for Restoration, Repairs

    Four historic properties in Prescot town centre have received £300,000 between them to make building repairs, restore traditional features and put empty floor space to use. The grants were awarded in October as part of the Prescot...

    • Posted October 31, 2013
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  • Prescot Cash Machine Theft Closes Town Centre Street

    (Update 12/9/13 2pm: Eccleston Street has been reopened.) Eccleston Street has been partially closed this morning after a theft in the early hours. Police were called to the NatWest bank at around 2.30am this morning, Thursday 12...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • Leyland Street Works Delayed

    Prescot residents will have to wait a little longer to see Leyland Street back to normal. The historic street, off Eccleston Street in the town centre, was shut in March so that trees could be replaced. The...

    • Posted July 9, 2013
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  • New Trees Arrive on Leyland Street, Prescot

    Leyland Street in Prescot town centre is home to new saplings. Older trees had to be cut down earlier this spring because of the damage they were causing to the road, pavements and nearby buildings. The replacement...

    • Posted May 14, 2013
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  • What’s Happening to the Trees on Leyland Street?

    View Larger Map Those who live, work or shop in Prescot Town Centre will have noticed that Leyland Street, off Eccleston Street, has been closed recently, and trees are being removed. Leyland Street is a pleasant, leafy...

    • Posted March 26, 2013
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