Mayor of Prescot’s Charity Christmas Concert 2018

The Mayor of Prescot’s Charity Christmas Concert promises once again to be a joyous family occasion. This year’s star guests are the excellent Allerton Brass, who are providing a quintet of musicians to help us celebrate the Christmas season. But our usual shining stars will be on top form, too – an array of local…

Remembering World War One

Our thanks to all who participated in this year’s Remembrance Day weekend, in the year that marked a century since the end of World War One. The Prescot Festival was pleased to join the Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard, Prescot Parish Church and Prescot Town Council in commemorating the centenary with a concert on…

St Paul’s Church Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Prescot Festival sends its warmest wishes to St Paul’s Church, in the parish of Prescot, on the occasion of its 60th birthday this week. The celebrations begin on Friday with a home-cooked meal and entertainment, and continue on Sunday 16 November with a ‘Songs of Praise’ service commemorating six decades of the missional church. All…

What’s on in Autumn 2015

Prescot’s¬†historic parish church of Mary the Blessed Virgin will open its doors for Heritage Open Days this autumn. Dating mostly to 1610, but with some parts built as far back as the Anglo-Saxon era, the stunning church of St Mary’s is Knowsley’s only Grade I listed building. Learn more about its past and tour the…