All posts tagged "Prescot town centre"

  • Prescot Town Centre: Time to Get Radical

    Big changes to Prescot call not for hand-wringing attempts to cling to the status quo, but for a radical rethink of the historic town centre, writes the editor. Home Bargains and the Post Office – two of...

    • Posted March 20, 2014
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  • Police Release CCTV Pic of Man Linked to Prescot Bank Robbery

    Merseyside Police have released a CCTV image of a man who may be able to help them investigate a robbery at Royal Bank of Scotland in Prescot. The bank, on the corner of High Street and Leyland...

    • Posted March 13, 2014
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  • Police Appeal for Info after RBS Prescot Robbery

    A man threatened bank staff and escaped with cash in Prescot yesterday (Friday 14 February). The man walked in to the Royal Bank of Scotland on the corner of High Street and Leyland Street at 4.40pm. Police...

    • Posted February 15, 2014
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  • Poco Coffee Prescot: Meet Richard & the Team

    Last summer, Prescot town centre’s most distinctive shop came alive again with the arrival of Poco Coffee. Some readers may be surprised to find that this classy but inexpensive cafe is not part of a big chain,...

    • Posted February 12, 2014
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  • Home Bargains Prescot Set for Move to Bigger Premises

    Home Bargains are planning a £5-million move out of Prescot town centre in hopes of building a new, bigger store on the edge of the town. The Liverpool-based company, owned by retail chain TJ Morris, say they...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • New Life for Old Buildings in Eccleston Street Makeover

    Two historic town centre buildings have been given grants of £250,000 in total as part of the Prescot Townscape Heritage Initiative. Numbers 5-7 and 21-23 Eccleston Street will be transformed, with restored shop fronts, conversion of upper...

    • Posted February 5, 2014
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  • Prescot Producers’ Market Back for 2014

    Via Knowsley Council: Prescot Producers’ Market returns to Eccleston Street for the first time this year on Saturday, February 1 from 9am until 2pm. Shoppers can look forward to the usual array of colourful and tempting locally produced...

    • Posted January 24, 2014
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  • 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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