All posts tagged "weather"

  • Severe Cold Weather Alert

    (Met Office, via Knowsley Council) There is a 99% probability of severe cold weather, icy conditions and heavy snow until 1200 on Tuesday 19 Jan in parts of England. This weather could increase the health risks to...

    • Posted January 16, 2016
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  • Freezing Temperatures Make Roads & Pavements a Hazard

    Two cars collided in Whiston this morning (Friday 15 January), as the region was hit by freezing temperatures. The crash happened on Ropers Bridge, which connects Dragon Lane to Windy Arbor Road in Whiston Village. Police at the...

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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  • Post-Christmas Snow for Prescot? Probably Not

    The North West of England is on a yellow weather warning for cold weather, as the Met Office predicts potential snow, sleet and rain across the country. Snow is likeliest in Wales and the Midlands, although Merseyside...

    • Posted December 26, 2014
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  • Prepare for Winter – Advice from Knowsley Council

    Press release: Knowsley Council As the dark nights draw in and temperatures start to fall, advice and support on keeping warm is being made available to Knowsley residents. Information on how to keep yourself and your home...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Beat the Heat: Advice for Surviving the Hot Weather

    With temperatures rising, Knowsley Council has issued the following tips for getting through the warm summer weather: Keep out of the sun between 11.00am and 3.00pm When outside, apply sunscreen regularly Ensure all children wear a hat or...

    • Posted July 22, 2014
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  • Lollipop Lady Braves the Snow in Whiston

    Some members of our community do their job outdoors cheerfully whatever the weather. Here’s to the crossing guards, bin men and all the rest in Prescot and Whiston who braved the elements – and snow aside, that...

    • Posted March 22, 2013
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  • Prescot School Closures, Friday 22 March

    Knowsley Park Centre for Learning in Prescot is closed today, Friday 22 March, due to the snow. Other Knowsley schools shut because of the weather today are: Park Brow Primary Alt Bridge Roby Park Bluebell Park Updates...

    • Posted March 22, 2013
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