All posts tagged "Prescot Festival"

  • Prescot Festival: 100 Singers to Mark 100 Years since World War One

    (Press release) More than 100 singers are expected to join the Prescot Festival Chorus to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War One this June. The ‘Come & Sing’ choir gathers on Saturday 16 June...

    • Posted April 12, 2018
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  • A Treat for Movie Buffs at the 2018 Prescot Festival

    (Press release) A Merseyside arts festival will pay tribute to a late film director and a living local playwright later this year. Educating Rita, based on the comedy drama by Whiston-born Willy Russell, screens as part of...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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  • 2018 Prescot Festival Short Story Competition Now Open

    (Press release) Are you imaginative? Do you love to tell a good story? Do you have the urge to put pen to paper? Entry to the 2018 Prescot Festival Short Story Competition is FREE and open to...

    • Posted February 23, 2018
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  • Prescot Festival Announces Lineup for Milestone Year in the Arts

    (Press release) With work on Shakespeare North’s Prescot Playhouse beginning in 2018, organisers of the town’s pioneering arts festival are ensuring this year’s programme is one to remember. The 14th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • 2017 Prescot Festival Draws Crowds

    After 13 years, a Merseyside arts festival has proved it can still pull in big crowds. The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts drew an impressive 1,600 visitors between 16 and 25 June, with a programme...

    • Posted July 7, 2017
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  • Prescot Festival Prepares for Grand Finale

    Almost 500 people came through the oak doors of Prescot’s Jacobean parish church for the opening weekend of the town’s annual festival. Lancashire’s number-one ranking brass band, Leyland Band, initiated the proceedings on Friday night, receiving a...

    • Posted June 20, 2017
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  • Award Win for Prescot Festival in 13th Year

    Arts in Prescot is celebrating an award win on the eve of its 13th annual festival. Prescot Town Council made the Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts the proud recipient of the first ever Prescot Community...

    • Posted June 6, 2017
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  • What’s on in Prescot, June 2017

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in June 2017 Saturday 3 June  . 9am-2pm . Eccleston Street, Prescot Prescot Producers’ Market Saturday 3 June . 9am-4pm . Prescot Shopping Centre Prescot Arts, Craft & Gift Fair...

    • Posted June 3, 2017
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  • Festival Season Arrives in Prescot

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) A month of culture and entertainment is on offer in the historic market town of Prescot this June. The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts runs from Friday 16 to Sunday 25...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • Prescot Festival Ushers in New Generation of Musical Talent

    The Prescot Festival will showcase young, rising musical and artistic talent in June this year. Primary and secondary school children from across the borough of Knowsley will once again perform live in pursuit of the title of...

    • Posted May 9, 2017
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