All posts tagged "WWI Centenary"

  • Prescot Remembrance Concert Planned for WWI Centenary

    A concert in Prescot Parish Church will commemorate 100 years since the end of World War One (1914-1918). Musical guests Parr Brass Band will perform at the WWI Centenary Celebration Concert on Friday 9 November, with readings...

    • Posted September 25, 2018
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  • Surge in Historic Items Donated to Prescot Museum

    The World War One centenary has provoked a surge in donations to Prescot Museum. To commemorate a hundred years since the outbreak of war, local people have given or loaned the museum historic items, including letters, family...

    • Posted September 29, 2014
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  • World War One Becomes ‘Living History’

    People in Prescot are invited to remember the outbreak of World War One this Thursday, 21 August, with a free Living History Workshop. The event, which runs between 10am and 4pm at Prescot Shopping Centre, includes a...

    • Posted August 19, 2014
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  • War Memorials in Knowsley – Video

    In the week that we remember the outbreak of World War One, here is a video tour of the borough of Knowsley’s war memorials, including cenotaphs in Prescot, Huyton and Knowsley Village. PRESCOT MUSEUM from Christopher Millard...

    • Posted August 5, 2014
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  • Prescot Festival Pays Homage to WWI

    Press release: Prescot Festival The Prescot Festival will commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War One next month. Local schools will submit artwork to a special WWI-themed exhibition in Prescot’s 17th-century parish church during the...

    • Posted May 16, 2014
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  • Prescot School Home to WWI ‘Mini Museum’

    Knowsley Park Centre for Learning in Prescot has become a mini museum to commemorate the outbreak of World War One. An exhibition of items and photographs relating to both world wars takes place until 28 June, opening...

    • Posted April 7, 2014
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  • WWI Last Post Project Launches in Whiston

    A nationwide project to commemorate the centenary of World War One is being launched in Whiston. For a fortnight either side of Remembrance Sunday this year, over 300 UK towns will take part in the Last Post...

    • Posted February 27, 2014
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  • Prescot Museum Wants WWI Stories, Memorabilia

    (Press release: Knowsley Council) Does your family have a tale of heroism about an ancestor who fought in the First World War? Do you know any interesting stories about the experiences of local soldiers who served in...

    • Posted October 4, 2013
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