All posts tagged "Prescot town centre"

  • Incidents Highlight Eccleston Street Traffic Dangers

    Two traffic incidents involving shoppers have provoked increasing concern about vehicles in Prescot town centre. Pensioner ‘shaken’ On Friday 30 August, an elderly woman was “nudged” by a van reversing down Eccleston Street. She was not injured,...

    • Posted October 2, 2013
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  • Wiggins Claims Victory in Prescot Leg of Tour

    Olympic gold medallist Sir Bradley Wiggins won Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain in Prescot today. The individual time trials took cyclists from Knowsley Safari Park, down the A57 and back through the historic town centre...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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  • Police Search Properties after Prescot NatWest Attack

    Merseyside Police say they have searched three properties following cash machine raids across Merseyside, including one in Prescot. The NatWest on Eccleston Street had been the target of an attack at about 2.30am on Thursday 12 September....

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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  • Tour of Britain in Prescot: Your Guide to Tuesday 17 September

    Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain passes right through the heart of historic Prescot. The individual time trials on Tuesday 17 September begin at Knowsley Safari Park and take competitors through Prescot town centre, which will...

    • Posted September 12, 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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  • Prescot Producers’ Market, Sat, 7 Sep

    Prescot Producers’ Market is back on Eccleston Street in the town centre this Saturday, 7 September, from 9am to 2pm. As well as crafts and handmade products, the market promises “the chance to buy from a variety...

    • Posted September 3, 2013
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  • Prescot Heritage Hub Opens Door on History

    Prescot Heritage Hub opens its doors again in September, with a regular programme of events and activities. The group, based at Space to Create on Eccleston Street, hosts year-round opportunities for the community to explore Prescot’s history...

    • Posted August 14, 2013
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  • Prescot Town Hall Back on Track with New Contractors

    The Fusilier pub’s £0.75-million conversion to the new Prescot Town Hall is on schedule after a big setback. Work was due to go ahead last month, but plans fell through when builders Whittaker (Huyton), Ltd went bust....

    • Posted August 2, 2013
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  • Free Prescot & Whiston Shuttle Bus for Knowsley Flower Show

    Prescot Town Council have sponsored a free shuttle service between Prescot and Whiston, and the Knowsley Flower Show at Court Hey Park this weekend. Knowsley Flower Show shuttle bus timetable for Sunday 4 August: Prescot Bus Station-Court...

    • Posted August 2, 2013
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  • Prescot Con Man Jailed for 18 Months

    Rogue trader John Read has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for a string of crimes, including fraud. Liverpool Crown Court also ordered Read, who pleaded guilty to 27 offences, to pay court costs and compensation...

    • Posted August 1, 2013
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