First 2012 Friends of the Festival Meeting

We trust you have had a very merry Christmas, and we wish all our friends a happy and exciting new year. It was a fine festive season as usual for Arts in Prescot. Our particular thanks to the choirs of Prescot Parish and Prescot Methodist Churches, the children of St Mary & St Paul’s School…

Christmas in Prescot

December has begun, and so have the Christmas festivities here in Prescot. Check out the What’s On page for the full run-down of carol concerts, services and other music, entertainment and festive fun events  in and around Prescot this Christmas. Image: Don Bergquist

The Prescot Festival Needs Your Vote!

The Prescot Festival is competing for a £6,000 grant from NatWest Community Force. To place your vote, visit the festival’s project page here. After you’ve voted, please ask friends to vote, and spread the word via Facebook, Twitter and other social networking sites. The extra funding would mean more accessible, affordable arts and music events…

Caught on Camera: 2008 Prescot Festival

In 2008, local filmmaker Tim Brunsden made this short documentary about the Prescot Festival, which was then proud to be supporting Liverpool as the European Capital of Culture. It was shot on the final night of that year’s 10-day festival and features our old friends the Fairey Band.

Prescot Schools’ Artwork, 2011 Festival

Artwork from Prescot schoolchildren, as seen on display in the 2011 Prescot Festival: Photo: Brian Jagger You can see more photos of the 2011 Prescot Festival at the Festival Retrospective, on display at Prescot Library until Friday, 9 September.