Explore Local History at Prescot Festival

The Ninth Annual Prescot Festival has lots to satisfy local history buffs. A rare screening of vintage footage of Prescot takes place on Saturday 29 June. The one-hour event will include material from Prescot Museum and Prescot Film Archive Society. Cine film of the town centre (pictured) and other local spots in the 1970s will…

Press Release: Prescot Festival Tunes up for Opening Weekend

Volunteers at a Merseyside music festival are busy preparing for an opening weekend that includes choirs, West End show tunes and an organist from Liverpool Cathedral. The Prescot Festival opens on Friday 21 June with Birkenhead Operatic Society, aka BOST (pictured), one of the North West’s most renowned musical theatre groups. The ‘Best of British’…

Meet the 2013 Sponsors

Say hello to the sponsors of the Ninth Annual Prescot Festival of Music and the Arts: Bosprint – complete print solutions (lithographic, digital & large format) Prescot Reptiles – reptile & exotic pet supplies on Leyland Street Destiny Property – independent estate & letting agents based in Prescot Margaret Rose – Ladieswear, childrenswear, “a fashionable…

BGT Stars Made Festival Appearance in 2010

From Prescot Online: Britain’s Got Talent sensations Richard and Adam Johnson made a concert appearance in Prescot long before Simon Cowell laid eyes on them. The singing duo are long-time members of the Birkenhead Operatic Society, one of the North West’s most acclaimed amateur musical theatre companies. The group, also known as BOST, have made several…