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Concert Raises £400 for 16th Prescot Festival

Thank-you to soprano Danielle Louise Thomas, the Gilbert Scott Singers and accompanist/director Stephen Mannings for a stirring evening of vocal and choral music on Friday 6 March. The event raised more than £400 towards the 16th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts (Friday 19-Sunday 28 June 2020). Photographer Sue Mannings was on hand…

2020 Prescot Festival Come & Sing: Handel’s Messiah

Sopranos, altos, tenors and basses are once again invited to join the Prescot Festival Chorus for its annual ‘Come & Sing.’ This year’s event takes place on Saturday 20 June, and the main programme item is Handel’s Messiah (excerpts). The performance opens with the anthem For Mary, Mother of Our Lord, a setting of John Raphael…

‘Voice of Liverpool’ Returns to Prescot for Festival Fundraiser

Following the overwhelming success of her appearance at the 2019 Prescot Festival, singer Danielle Louise Thomas will be back in town on Friday 6 March (7pm, Prescot Parish Church). The mezzo-soprano known as the ‘Voice of Liverpool’ was the star guest at last year’s festival finale. This time she will headline an evening of entertainment…

Merry Christmas!

The Prescot Festival’s Christmas celebrations were a wonderful success, with almost £1,500 raised on 12 December for local causes. The Mayor of Prescot’s Charity Christmas Concert brought in a crowd of almost 500 and total funds of exactly £1,419.96, to be divided among specially chosen Prescot charities at the end of Cllr Pat Cook’s tenure…