All posts tagged "Prescot Town Council"

  • Prescot Carnival Is Back on Sunday 24 June

    The Prescot Carnival returns to Brown’s Field, courtesy of Prescot Town Council, on Sunday 24 June. Live entertainment this year will include performances by Freshco Crew Breakdancing, St Edmund Arrowsmith Band, Shine Gospel Choir, Prescot’s Got Talent...

    • Posted June 13, 2018
    • 0
  • Knowsley Abandons Brown’s Field Sell-off

    Knowsley Council has abandoned plans to sell off 10 percent of the borough’s parks and green spaces, including Brown’s Field in Prescot. Campaigners have railed against the plan, which would have used £40 million from the sales...

    • Posted June 12, 2018
    • 0
  • Prescot Council Leader Responds to NYT Article (plus Fact-check)

    The leader of Prescot Town Council has officially responded to a New York Times article that singled out the town as an example of government cuts. The front-page story on Monday 28 May opened by saying that...

    • Posted June 5, 2018
    • 0
  • Proposal for Fewer Town Councillors in Knowsley

    Knowsley Council has published proposals for changes to town and parish councils in the borough, following a public consulation carried out from September to November 2017. Residents can now have their say on the Community Governance Review,...

    • Posted February 23, 2018
    • 1
  • Knowsley Council to Sell off Prescot Parkland to Fund Other Parks

    Knowsley Council voted last night (Tuesday 28 November) to sell off several parks across the borough. The list of land to be sold includes the King George V Playing Fields, known locally as Brown’s Field, in Prescot....

    • Posted November 29, 2017
    • 18
  • Prescot Christmas Lights Switch-on 2017

    Prescot’s annual Christmas light switch-on takes place on Saturday 2 December 2017 in the town centre. The festive family event features live music from a host of performers, including Shine Gospel Choir, pupils from St Edmund Arrowsmith’s...

    • Posted November 16, 2017
    • 0
  • Beware Vandals in Prescot’s Parks

    Prescot Town Council have asked residents to be vigilant in the town’s parks and public spaces. The parks have been “plagued by antisocial and destructive behaviour over the summer period,” according to Town Clerk Dan Wilson. In...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
    • 3
  • Green Candidate Wins Uncontested Prescot Town Council Seat

    The Green Party have won their third seat on Prescot Town Council – this time without the need for an election. No one stood to contest the ward, so sole candidate Pat Cook was announced the new...

    • Posted June 23, 2017
    • 1
  • Election Results: Prescot Town Council Wins for Greens & Lib Dems

    The Greens and Liberal Democrats are celebrating today after decisive wins over Labour in yesterday’s Prescot Town Council by-elections (Thursday 24 March). Kai Taylor (left) took Prescot East for the Green Party, with 365 votes to Labour’s...

    • Posted March 24, 2017
    • 15
  • Prescot Town Council By-election Candidates Announced

    Five candidates will stand in the Prescot Town Council elections on Thursday 23 March, when two seats are being contested. In Prescot East Ward, Adam Flanders stands for Labour, while Kai Taylor runs for the Green Party....

    • Posted February 27, 2017
    • 0