All posts tagged "Prescot town centre"

  • Support Shakespeare North’s Plans for a Theatre in Prescot

    The Shakespeare North Trust presents its planning application for an Elizabethan theatre and college on 17 January to Knowsley Council. The new Prescot town centre venue could be open by 2019 if all goes according to plan....

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • What’s Happening to Prescot’s Buildings?

    Have you ever passed an iconic Prescot landmark and wondered, What’s happening to that? Leave a comment below or post to the Prescot Online Facebook page if you have other buildings and sites to add to the...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Go-ahead for Home Bargains Prescot Superstore

    Home Bargains have received permission to build a store and garden centre on Manchester Road, Prescot. The TJ Morris-owned discount chain, which already has a store in Prescot Shopping Centre, say their plans will save 45 existing jobs,...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • Hello, Prescot! New Shops & Businesses Arrived in Town in 2014

    The editor asked Prescot Online’s Facebook followers to name a few of the shops and businesses that arrived in Prescot, Whiston and Rainhill throughout 2014. Prescot Online congratulates these individuals and companies for investing their money, their passion and...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Two More Jailed for Prescot Bank Machine Theft

    Two men who blew up cash machines and stole hundreds of thousands of pounds have been jailed. Liverpool Crown Court heard that the crimes were the first of their type in the UK, causing serious damage and...

    • Posted December 15, 2014
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  • Red Lion Pub, Prescot, Closed for Six Weeks

    The Red Lion Hotel in Prescot will remain closed until 13 January 2015, a court has decided. A judge at Liverpool Magistrates Court upheld the six-week closure order at a hearing on Wednesday 3 December. The action...

    • Posted December 5, 2014
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  • Prescot Pub to Shut after Drugs Arrests

    A string of charges for drugs-related offences has resulted in a closure order for a Prescot town centre pub. Friday 28 November’s dawn raids on properties across Knowsley led to 18 local arrests on suspicion of conspiracy to...

    • Posted December 1, 2014
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  • Shakespeare North Plan Theatre in Prescot

    A group of academics and theatre professionals are pressing on with plans to build a theatre and college in Prescot. The Shakespeare North Trust first mooted the idea in 2007, but the project was put on the back...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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  • Prescot Christmas Lights Switch-on 2014

    Prescot Town Council, Town Team and Shopping Centre are teaming up for the Christmas lights switch-on this year. The event takes place on Saturday 6 December on Eccleston Street, in the town centre, and proceedings kick off at 3pm. Attractions...

    • Posted November 20, 2014
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  • Surge in Historic Items Donated to Prescot Museum

    The World War One centenary has provoked a surge in donations to Prescot Museum. To commemorate a hundred years since the outbreak of war, local people have given or loaned the museum historic items, including letters, family...

    • Posted September 29, 2014
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