All posts tagged "Prescot Festival"

  • Chance to Sing at Prescot Festival

    (Press release: Prescot Festival) The 11th Annual Prescot Festival invites singers from all over the region to ‘Come & Sing’ one of the 21st century’s most iconic choral works. Prescot Festival Chorus performs The Armed Man on...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Brassy Line-up for 2015 Prescot Festival

    Tubas, trumpets and trombones will herald the 11th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts this year. World number four-ranking brass band Foden’s Band will bring its melodies to the historic Lancashire town on Saturday 27...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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  • Prescot Festival Short Story Contest Now Open

    Prescot Festival – press release: An arts festival wants budding fiction writers across Merseyside and Halton to pick up their pens for the chance to win a cash prize. The 11th Annual Prescot Festival of Music &...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • 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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