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Prescot Brushes up Its Shakespeare as Festival Approaches

Prescot is coming alive with arts and culture as its 12th annual festival approaches. The 10-day Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts opens in mid-June, but before then there’s an array of other cultural events in the historic Lancashire town. Saturday 4 June (10am—3pm<>, Church Street) sees the annual Elizabethan Fayre return, with games,…

Thank You to Our 2016 Festival Sponsors!

The following organisations, business and individuals have generously sponsored the 12th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts: The Big Chippy Fosse Print Poco Coffee Prescot Town Council PSB Management Services, Ltd Rotary Club of Rainhill Plus our anonymous sponsors. Click here to download more information (PDF) if you would like to become an official…

Press release: Arts festival draws on local talent of all ages

Arts Festival Draws on Local Talent of All Ages The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts, now in its 12th year, continues its long tradition of showcasing talented writers, singers, artists and musicians of all ages from the local community. Evelyn Community Primary School once again hosts the Young Instrumentalist of Prescot competition (Wednesday…

Press Release: Prescot Festival Celebrates Shakespeare

A Merseyside arts festival is asking budding writers to take inspiration from William Shakespeare, in the 400th year since the death of the great playwright. The Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts has chosen ‘in a pickle’ as the theme for its annual short story contest, now in its fifth year. The phrase was…