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Tim Hall Anniversary Concert Raises £400+

Parish Organist Tim Hall celebrated his 40th anniversary at the organ of St Mary’s, Prescot, on 27 September, raising £420 for parish funds. Parish Musicians in Concert attracted 80 arts lovers for an evening of vocal and instrumental music by composers ranging from Vivaldi and Mendelssohn to Lionel Bart (Oliver!) and Elton John. Tim was…

Join the Wizard’s Quest This October

A fairy-tale experience taking place in the woodlands of Prescot Parish Church, The Wizard’s Quest takes you on a magical journey to find the great wizard’s daughter, Miranda, and return her to the palace in time for the Halloween ball. The 50-minute walkabout adventure introduces you to fairies and fools, and all manner of fantastical forest creatures as…

Brass & Organ Concert Raises £370+

Audiences were delighted on Friday 25 September with a concert programme that included much-loved pieces by Bach, Vierne and Charpentier. The excellent Brassworks quintet were joined by trumpeter Pete Moss and parish organist Tim Hall, in a recital that raised a welcome £371.80 for parish funds. A particular highlight was the premiere of a new…

Recital Raises £270 for Church Roof

Last month’s music and poetry recital raised £270 towards urgent repair and restoration work on St Mary’s Jacobean roof. The 26 September programme, which commemorated 100 years since the outbreak of World War One, featured music by such organ luminaries as Bach, Vierne and Widor, with Parish Organist Tim Hall at the console. The poems…

Remembering World War I

Now until 15 November at Prescot Museum – Local Heroes, Distant Voices. An exhibition featuring stories from soldiers across Knowsley. Full information, including opening times, is at Prescotmuseum.org.uk. Friday 26 September, 7pm, at St Mary’s Church – An Evening of Music & Poetry to commemorate 100 years since the start of World War One. Parish Organist…