All posts tagged "music"

  • What’s On in Prescot, September 2013

    Events in Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill Saturday 7 September . 9am-2pm . Eccleston Street, Prescot . PRESCOT PRODUCERS’ MARKET Fresh produce, deli goods, baked treats, crafts & more. Saturday 7 September . 10am-4pm . Poco Coffee, 30 Eccleston Street,...

    • Posted September 4, 2013
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  • Night with Irish Guards Singers, 30 Nov 2013

    The Irish Guards Singers will be in concert on Saturday 30 November at Whiston Town Hall. They take the stage at 8pm, but the bar is open from 7.30pm. A delicious bowl of Irish stew is included...

    • Posted September 3, 2013
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  • Sopranos, Symphonies & Surprise Stars as Record Numbers Attend Festival

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) A small-town festival saw a record turnout for a concert series that featured choirs, orchestras and an unscheduled appearance from a Britain’s Got Talent singing sensation. Over ten days, 1,300 people came through the doors...

    • Posted July 3, 2013
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  • BGT Star Richard Johnson Makes Surprise Prescot Appearance

    A Britain’s Got Talent finalist received a standing ovation from stunned audiences after he unexpectedly took to the stage in Prescot last Friday. Richard Johnson, one half of the Johnson Brothers, brought the house down with the song Till...

    • Posted June 24, 2013
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  • Prescot Festival Tunes up for Opening Weekend

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) Volunteers at a Merseyside music festival are busy preparing for an opening weekend that includes choirs, West End show tunes and an organist from Liverpool Cathedral. The Prescot Festival opens on Friday 21...

    • Posted June 10, 2013
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  • When BGT Brothers Richard and Adam Came to Prescot

    Britain’s Got Talent sensations Richard and Adam Johnson made a concert appearance in Prescot long before Simon Cowell laid eyes on them. The singing duo are long-time members of the Birkenhead Operatic Society, one of the North...

    • Posted May 28, 2013
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  • Prescot Choir Children Given £500 Boost for Holiday

    (Press release: Prescot Parish Church. Editor’s note: Yes, that is yours truly on the right!) The youngsters of a Church of England choir have received a £500 grant towards their summer holidays. Prescot Parish Church Choir were...

    • Posted May 22, 2013
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  • Prescot Festival Has First Class Music for Low Prices

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) Merseyside music lovers can enjoy orchestras, choirs and brass bands at low prices this June Tickets for the Ninth Annual Prescot Festival of Music and the Arts went on sale on 1 May,...

    • Posted May 10, 2013
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  • Merseyside Arts Festival Invites Locals to Get Involved

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) The Prescot Festival offers opportunities for people of all ages to get involved in arts and music this June. A ‘Come-&-Sing’ performance of Fauré’s inspirational Requiem is a highlight of the festival, which...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Prescot Festival Celebrates 100 Years of Britten

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) A Merseyside arts festival is marking the Benjamin Britten centenary with a performance of one of the composer’s most famous works later this year. The Wirral Symphony Orchestra will play Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes as...

    • Posted March 5, 2013
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