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2013 Prescot Festival Flyers & Posters out Soon

The Prescot Festival had a huge delivery today – 11,500 flyers and 200 posters (A3 and A4) to advertise the upcoming Ninth Annual Prescot Festival of Music and the Arts. A big thanks to Bosprint for doing the usual sterling printing job. You’ll start seeing advertising around in shops, libraries and churches, not only in…

Variety & Quiz Night, Friday 26 April

The Prescot Festival will be holding a Variety Night & Quiz on Friday 26 April at Prescot Parish Meeting Room. The event starts at 7.00pm and features songs, comedy, a quiz (multiple-choice questions – so not too hard on the brain) and a cheese-and-wine spread. Entry is £5 on the door. All funds go towards…

Home Front: Thank You!

February’s Home Front at St Paul’s Church raised a welcome £350 towards the Ninth Annual Prescot Festival. Our thanks to performers Carole Moody and Suzanne Mather, and Ray and Barbara Mercer and their team for a delicious hot-pot supper. See our latest press release for details of the June 2013 events these funds will help pay for.

Press Release: Prescot Festival Celebrates 100 Years of Britten

A Merseyside arts festival is marking the Benjamin Britten centenary with a performance of one of the composer’s most famous works later this year. The Wirral Symphony Orchestra will play Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes as part of the Prescot Festival in June, along with Elgar’s celebrated Cello Concerto (soloist Gethyn Jones) and Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8. The occasion is just…

2013 Prescot Festival Short Story Competition

Do you love words? Are you imaginative? Do you have the urge to put pen to paper? Entry to the Prescot Festival Short Story Competition 2013 is FREE and open to non-professional writers of ALL AGES living in Merseyside. To inspire your writing, this year’s theme is WAR AND PEACE. Read on for the rules: