All posts tagged "trade"

  • Try the New Deli Counter at Poco Prescot

    Prescot’s best coffee house has a new deli menu to satisfy your taste buds. Poco Coffee, at 30 Eccleston Street, has introduced a deli counter, widening its lunch and snack menus to include a range of new paninis, subs...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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  • Clegg Visits Glen Dimplex after £3m Investment

    Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visited Glen Dimplex in Whiston on Wednesday 9 April. The visit followed an announcement that the company would receive £3 million from the Regional Growth Fund, the largest given to any business...

    • Posted April 10, 2014
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  • Furniture Upcycling Business Wins Prescot Shop

    A new Prescot town centre shop will restore and sell vintage furniture, as well as teach people how to “upcycle” their own old items. Local entrepreneur Cheryl Mullins won a year’s free rental on a unit in...

    • Posted March 27, 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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  • Prescot Con Man Jailed for 18 Months

    Rogue trader John Read has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for a string of crimes, including fraud. Liverpool Crown Court also ordered Read, who pleaded guilty to 27 offences, to pay court costs and compensation...

    • Posted August 1, 2013
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  • Prescot Rogue Trader Found Guilty

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) John Read, aged 53 years, from Queens Road in Prescot was remanded in custody at Liverpool Crown Court yesterday. He will be sentenced next week, but the Judge has indicated he will receive...

    • Posted July 26, 2013
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  • Changes at Prescot Post Office

    The Post Office is looking for a new retailer to take over its operations in Prescot. The current shop, on Aspinall Street in the town centre, is one of 370 Crown Post Offices in the UK owned...

    • Posted March 25, 2013
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  • Prescot Businesses Team up to Regenerate Town Centre

    Local businesses have come together to support a bid for funds from the Portas Pilot scheme, but the Prescot Town Team is stretching its efforts to take on the wider task of regenerating the town centre. Suggestions...

    • Posted July 23, 2012
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  • Prescot’s Rays Bakery Launches New Website

    A Prescotian institution has a brand new presence on the World Wide Web. Rays Bakery, whose famous shop is on High Street, Prescot, has launched its new website at The bakery was founded in 1924 by Marion...

    • Posted February 2, 2012
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