All posts tagged "Prescot Festival"

  • Brass Band Back in Town

    Parr Band will be back in town on Friday 13 March, to perform at a Proms-style fundraiser for the Prescot Festival. The local brass ensemble are in concert at 7pm at Prescot Parish Church. Tickets are only £6...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • After 40 Years of Knowsley Youth Orchestra, the Music Stops

    Knowsley Youth Orchestra will rehearse for the last time on 26 November 2014, Knowsley Council have announced. Citing increased pressure from funding cuts, arts and music head Angela Ball told members the group was no longer sustainable. The orchestra...

    • Posted November 11, 2014
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  • Milestone Prescot Festival Sees Record Attendance

    (Press release: Prescot Festival/Arts in Prescot) The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts celebrated its 10th year by recording its best attendance yet. An impressive 1,400 people came through the doors between 20 and 29 June,...

    • Posted July 2, 2014
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  • Prescot Festival Honours ‘True Gentleman’

    (Prescot Festival – press release) The Prescot Festival remembers a well-loved local businessman and priest this month. Reverend David Rose passed away at the age of 73 in August last year, prompting tributes from every corner of...

    • Posted June 20, 2014
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  • Something Old, Something New at Prescot Festival

    Starts this weekend (Friday 20-Sunday 29 June)! Press release (Prescot Festival): Prescot’s 10th annual arts and music festival promises a host of tested classics among newer offerings. Twentieth of June’s opening night, with Phoenix Concert Orchestra, features...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Chance for Everyone to Shine at Prescot Festival

    Editor’s note: Few towns our size are fortunate enough to have an arts festival of the size and quality of the Prescot Festival. Don’t miss out on ten days of incredible music at prices (£2 to £10)...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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  • Prescot Festival Pays Homage to WWI

    Press release: Prescot Festival The Prescot Festival will commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War One next month. Local schools will submit artwork to a special WWI-themed exhibition in Prescot’s 17th-century parish church during the...

    • Posted May 16, 2014
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  • Prescot Festival Welcomes UK’s Top Brass

    Ten days of arts, music and entertainment in the heart of Prescot from 20 to 29 June 2014. Will you be there? Prescot Festival: Press Release One of the UK’s top-ranking brass bands is preparing for a...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Prescot Festival Now in Its 10th Year

    Looking forward to this year’s Prescot Festival? They’ve just sent out their first press release to give a taster of what’s in store for 2014, the festival’s tenth year: ARTS FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 10TH YEAR A Merseyside arts...

    • Posted April 4, 2014
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  • Prescot Festival Short Story Contest Now Open

    The 2014 Prescot Festival Short Story Competition is officially open. Organisers invite writers to submit unpublished stories of up to 1,000 words, with the promise of £100 for the best entry. Now in its third year, the...

    • Posted March 4, 2014
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