All posts tagged "Prescot town centre"

  • Shopping Mall Santa Raises £1.2k for Prescot Charities

    Prescot Shopping Centre’s grotto raised almost £1,200 for charity over Christmas. More than 1,000 visitors came along to see Santa during December, donating £1,135 to local charities Making Space and Willowbrook Hospice. “I would like say a...

    • Posted January 15, 2014
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  • New Manager for Prescot Shopping Centre

    Prescot Shopping Centre has announced a new manager, beginning 23 December. Victoria Nichol has a background in retail and restaurant management in both the UK and USA, and has worked in shopping centre management in Croydon and...

    • Posted December 20, 2013
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  • What’s Been Happening in Prescot This Christmas?

    Santa’s been busy in and around Prescot, Whiston and Rainhill this Christmas. He made his first appearance at the Prescot Christmas Lights Switch-on in late November. Children got free choccies and a free photo with the jolly old...

    • Posted December 19, 2013
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  • Six Arrested Following Prescot ATM Theft

    (Update 11/12/13: The six men have been charged with conspiracy to commit burglary and conspiracy to cause explosions. The charged men are: Kurt Beddoes, 31 years, of Hanford Avenue, Orrell Park; Ian Ellis, 29 years, of Warrington Road, Rainhill;...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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  • Prescot Shopping Centre Lights up a Life

    Sixty-nine tags of dedication were written and displayed on Prescot Shopping Centre’s Christmas tree on Saturday 23 November. For its festive remembrance afternoon Light up a Life, the centre invited the Prescot public to dedicate their messages...

    • Posted November 25, 2013
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  • Remembering Loved Ones in Prescot This Christmas

    Prescot people can remember their late loved ones by posting a message to a Christmas tree this festive season. Willowbrook Hospice, Prescot Shopping Centre, and the Friends of Prescot Cemetery and Churchyard are all providing trees of...

    • Posted November 22, 2013
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  • Prescot Christmas Lights Switch-on 2013

    Prescot’s Christmas lights will be switched on on Saturday, 30 November 2013. The celebrations start at 3.00pm on Eccleston Street, with ‘little donkey’ rides, children’s fairground rides, a free willow craft workshop, light refreshments and live entertainment...

    • Posted November 18, 2013
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  • Free Heritage Skills Training in Prescot

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Work is well underway on the Prescot Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) – a £3.2million project which will see the repair and restoration of the town’s historic fabric.  The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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  • Car Overturns in Prescot Crash, but No Serious Injuries

    Two vehicles collided at a busy junction near Prescot town centre on Sunday, 10 November, leaving one car on its roof. The crash happened shortly before 2.30pm where Warrington Road, A57, meets St James’ Road and Bridge...

    • Posted November 12, 2013
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  • Prescot Town Centre Properties Get £300k Boost for Restoration, Repairs

    Four historic properties in Prescot town centre have received £300,000 between them to make building repairs, restore traditional features and put empty floor space to use. The grants were awarded in October as part of the Prescot...

    • Posted October 31, 2013
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