All posts tagged "Prescot"

  • What’s on in Prescot, November 2018

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in November 2018 Friday 2 November . 6pm-11pm . Prescot & Odyssey Cricket Club, Burrows Lane BONFIRE & FIREWORK DISPLAY – Tickets £6 adults, £4 children, £15 family (2 adults, 3...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • MATE Brings Magic to the Woodlands

    MATE Productions enchanted audiences with their latest theatrical fairy tale last weekend, and they’re ready to take their show to three other venues. The Prescot-based community theatre company opened Willo the Wisp & the Fire Sprite in Halewood on...

    • Posted October 23, 2018
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  • Man Jailed for Murder of Prescot Man Tommy Grace

    (Merseyside Police) We have today, Monday 15th October, welcomed the sentencing of a 32-year-old man for murder following a fatal stabbing in Prescot. At around 9.30pm on Tuesday 10th October 2017, emergency services were called to Beaconsfield following...

    • Posted October 15, 2018
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  • Prescot Red Box Project Aims to End ‘Period Poverty’ in Schools

    A Prescot couple are on a mission to end period poverty in local schools. Clare and Karl Duvall have set up a local branch of the Red Box Project, an initiative that places constantly stocked boxes of...

    • Posted September 19, 2018
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  • Prescot Festival Finale This Weekend

    (Press release) A trio of musical talent from across the North West will dominate the closing weekend of this year’s Prescot Festival. The 10-day arts festival opened last weekend, with over 500 music lovers packing into Prescot’s...

    • Posted June 21, 2018
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  • Competition to Name a Prescot Street

    Knowsley Council have launched a competition to name the street outside Shakespeare North’s new theatre, set to open in 2020. Judges are looking for something that is “unique, memorable and Shakespeare-themed.” And they’ve said adamantly they will...

    • Posted May 14, 2018
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  • Knowsley Council Leader Replaced after Labour Election Losses

    Knowsley Labour have voted to replace Cllr Andy Moorhead (pictured) as their local party leader, following a drop in the local Labour vote in last Thursday’s elections. Cllr Graham Morgan was elected to take his place, meaning...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Local Elections: Greens Take Prescot South from Labour

    The Greens pulled off a sizeable win over Labour last night (Thursday 3 May) to take Prescot South. Kai Taylor gained 1,520 to Lynn O’Keeffe’s 736, becoming the first Green Party candidate ever to win a seat...

    • Posted May 4, 2018
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  • What’s on in Prescot, May 2018

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in May 2018 Thursday 3 May . 7am-10pm . Prescot, Whiston, Knowsley-wide LOCAL ELECTIONS (KNOWSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL) – Info here Thursday 3 May . 8.15pm (doors open 7.15pm)...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Protesters Plan March to Save Prescot Park

    Campaigners against Knowsley’s decision to sell off Brown’s Field in Prescot are marching in protest this weekend. The ‘Family March’ takes place on Sunday 22 April, leaving Brown’s Field at 9.30am and arriving an estimated 40 minutes...

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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