All posts tagged "Whiston"

  • 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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  • Reprieve for 139 Bus Users in Prescot & Whiston

    The 139 bus service has become the 239 and will continue along a modified route between Broadgreen Hospital and Prescot, via Huyton. Cumfybus stopped the service in August, but regular passengers across Liverpool and Knowsley complained that...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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  • 10 Years Since Murder of Whiston Teenager Michael Causer

    A vigil in Liverpool’s Stanley Street Quarter on Thursday 2 August will mark 10 years since the death of gay Whiston teenager Michael Causer. Eighteen-year-old Michael had been partying with friends in a house in Huyton on...

    • Posted July 25, 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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  • 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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  • Knowsley Council Elections: 3 May 2018

    Local elections take place across the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley on Thursday 3 May 2018. Candidates for Prescot and Whiston are as follows: PRESCOT NORTH Tony Ely (Labour) Aaron Waters (Conservative) Frances Wynn (Lib Dem) PRESCOT SOUTH...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • Bottoms up for the Whiston Beer Festival

    The first ever Whiston Beer Festival runs this weekend. The event is the brainchild of local micropub The Beer EnGin, which opened in 2016 on Greenes Road in Whiston Village. All proceeds from the three-day festival go...

    • Posted March 23, 2018
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  • What’s on in Prescot, March 2018

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in March 2018 Saturday 3 March . 9am-2pm . Eccleston Street, Prescot PRESCOT PRODUCERS’ MARKET Saturday 3 March . 9am-2pm . Prescot Shopping Centre PRESCOT ARTS, CRAFT & GIFT...

    • Posted March 2, 2018
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