All posts tagged "Prescot town centre"

  • 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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  • Award for Grace Lea Owner Cheryl

    Congratulations to Cheryl Mullins of Grace Lea, Eccleston Street’s furniture upcycling boutique. Press release: Local Win a Shop star Cheryl Mullins has fought off stiff competition and won an accolade to her business success at a Knowsley-based...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Five Men Get 82 Years for ATM Thefts in Prescot & Nationwide

    A man from Rainhill has been sentenced for his role a string of cash machine thefts, including an ATM raid at NatWest bank, Prescot. Five men received a total of 82 years between them for the offences, committed across...

    • Posted September 5, 2014
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  • Win a Shop Competition Returns to Prescot

    Social business organisation One Ark is giving another retailer a chance to win a shop for a year in Prescot town centre. Cheryl Mullins, of furniture upcycler Grace Lea, won a Prescot Shopping Centre unit in 2013’s...

    • Posted August 22, 2014
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  • Salvation Army Commemorates WWI Centenary

    The Salvation Army will be in Prescot this Saturday, 26 July, to commemorate 100 years since the outbreak of World War One. The North Western Division Brass Band will play a moving selection of hymns between 10am and...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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  • Prescot Shopping Centre Announces Charities of the Year

    Prescot Shopping Centre will raise funds for a church and a hospice in the coming year, it has announced. The town centre mall has pledged to raise £4,000 to support Willowbrook Hospice and the Prescot Parish Church...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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  • Prescot Elizabethan Theatre Mural Revealed

    A piece of art the size of a two-storey building was unveiled in Prescot town centre last Saturday (19 July). The mural, which takes up the entire side wall of 45 Eccleston Street, at the junction of...

    • Posted July 22, 2014
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  • Prescot Post Office Move to Shopping Centre

    The Post Office has announced plans to move its Prescot town centre branch to Prescot Shopping Centre. A move from the current Aspinall Street location (pictured) has been in the pipeline since March 2013, when losses of...

    • Posted July 21, 2014
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  • More Grants to Restore Prescot’s Historic Character

    The Prescot Townscape Heritage Initiative has approved four more grants to restore and repair town centre properties. Buildings at 19, 54 and 56 Eccleston Street and 9 Market Place have all been identified as a priority for...

    • Posted July 14, 2014
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  • Rainhill Man among Guilty in Prescot Bank Raid

    A Rainhill man is among five men found guilty of a series of bank raids across the North West and the Midlands, including one in Prescot. Ian Ellis, 30, of Warrington Road, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit...

    • Posted July 11, 2014
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