All posts tagged "Whiston"

  • Petition to Save Prescot’s Police Support Officers

    Merseyside’s Police & Crime Commissioner and the Merseyside Police Federation have launched a petition against budget cuts of £48 million. The government cuts to Merseyside Police over the next four years would mean a drastic restructuring of the force,...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Prescot Festival & Cricket Club among Award Winners

    The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts and Prescot & Odyssey Cricket Club were among the winners of the Knowsley Sports & Cultural Awards last week. Prescot & Odyssey (pictured), based on Burrows Lane, were named the borough’s...

    • Posted October 15, 2015
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  • Change to Bin Collection Days in Knowsley

    Waste collection days have changed across the borough of Knowsley, as of 5 October 2015. All residents should have received a new calendar of collection days, but if not, you can check your new collection times by...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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  • What’s on in Prescot: October 2015

    What’s on in Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill, October 2015 Saturday 3 October . 9am-2pm . Eccleston Street, Prescot Prescot Producers’ Market Saturday 3 October . 9am-4pm . Prescot Shopping Centre Prescot Arts & Craft Fair Saturday 3 October...

    • Posted October 1, 2015
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  • MP Rimmer Assault Case Dropped, Will Return to Court

    St Helens South & Whiston MP Marie Rimmer walked free from a Scottish court this week, as an assault case against her was dismissed. Ms Rimmer is accused of kicking a woman at a polling station in...

    • Posted August 4, 2015
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  • Whiston KFC off the Menu

    Plans to build a fast food drive-thru restaurant and near Whiston Hospital have fallen through. Developers wanted to demolish the Green Dragon pub and build a new complex in its place, with a KFC at its heart, alongside...

    • Posted July 9, 2015
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  • Prescot Woman Thankful but Angry after Parents’ Headstone Found

    A woman from Prescot is relieved after the missing headstone from her parents’ grave was discovered, thanks to help from Merseyside Police, Knowsley Council and members of the public. Christine Climo, 38, however, is angry and upset that...

    • Posted June 4, 2015
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  • What’s on in Prescot: June 2015

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill Thursday 4-Saturday 6 June . 7.30pm . Rainhill Village Hall Stepping Out – Rainhill Musical Theatre Company presents the hilarious musical comedy by Richard Harris Saturday 6 June . 9am-2pm...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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  • Deadline Looms for Prescot, Whiston Greenbelt Objections

    Residents have until this Friday, 15 May, to give Knowsley Council their views on controversial plans to give up greenbelt across the borough for housing developments. The council held a consultation last year, saying government housing targets had forced...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Election Results: Labour Hold St Helens South & Whiston, Knowsley

    In a result that will have surprised few people, Labour have held on to both St Helens South & Whiston, and Knowsley in yesterday’s general election. George Howarth was re-elected as MP for Knowsley, with 78.1 percent...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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