Knowsley Town Council News


    FAMILY FUN DAY TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 2018 AT BOODECROFT DOORSTEP GREEN FROM 12 PM TO 5 PM ACTIVITIES INCLUDE: Bird box making, craft stalls, Bric-A-Brac stalls, assault course, gardening stalls, mobile zoo, circus skills. There will be performance... Read more


On Sunday 12 August 2018, Knowsley Town Council held its Annual Beating of the Bounds.  Members of the Council and invited guests walk the public footpaths in the Township.  This year, the walk commenced at Boodecroft Doorstep Green taking a circular route through Little Wood.  13 Adults and 7 children took part in the walk and although it started... Read more

£45,000 released for Halloween youth projects

Community groups which work to divert young people away from crime and anti-social behaviour are being invited to bid for grants for projects running during the autumn half-term, thanks to Merseyside’s Police Commissioner. Jane Kennedy has announced that she is once again releasing a round of funding from the Police Property Act Fund (PPA), which allows money raised from the... Read more


Application under the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 The company know as PTV KP Ltd, 125 Wood Street, London, EC2V 7AW has applied to Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council for a permit to operate aninstallation for Small Waste Incineration Plant at 12Penrhyn Road, Knowsley Business Park, Knowsley , L34 9HY Please see link for more information more

United Utilites , latest update

We're pleased to say that the hosepipe ban due to start on the 5th August has been called off. The recent rainfall has gone some way to helping with water supplies and together with your water saving efforts means we do not need any restrictions at this time. Read more

Things to do over the Summer

With the school summer holidays in full swing, visit Knowsley Borough Councils   what’s on guide for ideas and activities taking place across the borough.  From events in the borough’s libraries (including the Summer Reading Challenge, crafts and treasure hunts), through to a programme of fun activities in Kirkby town centre, activities organised by Knowsley Youth Mutual... Read more


Feelgood Festival and Knowsley Flower Show

return to the borough this weekend at Court Hey Park in Huyton. The Feelgood Festival takes place on Saturday, 4 August from 1pm until 5pm and provides a wealth of information, advice and activities to boost your health and wellbeing. The Flower Show, now in its twentieth year, follows on Sunday, 5 August from 11am until 5pm and as... Read more



In 2013, in memory of the late Councillor Maureen Clunan in recognition of her tireless work with the community, the Town Council established the Maureen Clunan Memorial Award.  The recipients of the annual award are chosen by the members of the Town Council.  To be eligible to receive the award the person nominated must be an active volunteer within... Read more

Knowsley Town Council Knowsley Park North Ward Vacancy For A Councillor

Notice is hereby given that a vacancey has arisen for a Town Councillor for the Knowsley Park North Ward of Knowsley Town Council, Following the non-attendance at meetings of a serving member.   A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if from the date of this... Read more

Merseyside Police and the High Sheriff’s Fund 2018/19

Merseyside Police and the High Sheriff’s Fund 2018/19 for grants of up to £2,500 for community groups to apply for projects to increase community safety, reduce crime and ASB.   The next closing date is Friday 27 July 2018 but due to a limited budget the fund may close earlier when sufficient... Read more

Knowsley Town Council Annual Return Year Ending 31 March 2018

In accordance with the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, copies of the following documents are attached. Annual Return Section 1 - Annual Governance Statement 2017/18 Annual Return Section 2 - Accounting Statement 2017/18 Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance Accountability Return Please note that the accounts statement for 2017/18 is unaudited and is subject to inspection by the external... Read more

BIG LOTTERY 'Reaching Communities' funding 2018

Reaching Communities make grants of over £10,000 in England, supporting organisations with great ideas that enable communities to thrive. The grants are awarded to voluntary and community organisations or social enterprises for... Read more

Annual Meetings On Thursday!

Two important meetings in the municipal calendar of the Town Council take place this week at Knowsley Village Hall. In accordance with the Local Government Act 1972 (Schedule 12, Part III), every township must hold an Annual Meeting on some day between 1 March and 1 June. At this... Read more

Knowsley Better Together

  Do you have an idea to work Better Together for the good of Knowsley?  …If so, we’d like to hear from you. Knowsley Better Together is a new initiative that is working to bring people and organisations closer together to achieve more for Knowsley and its residents. This includes working with partners,... Read more

Rebound Dance & Health

  Rebound is a Social Enterprise, not for profit organisation based in Knowsley, Merseyside. The objective of the company is to promote and deliver dance, fitness and wellbeing activities of the highest quality to people of all ages and abilities in Knowsley and beyond.  We strive to make... Read more

Life After Bereavement

Click on link Bereavement 12 week programme of talks, activities and social events offering practical help, including introductions to possible new hobbies, interests and the chance to talk. The group meets at Knowsley Carers Centre, Bewley Drive, Kirkby for a 12- week... Read more

Maureen Clunan Award 2017

This year; the Maureen Clunan Award was presented to John Smith in recognition of his work in the community of Stockbridge Village. John was presented with the award at the October Council MeetingRead more


NOTICE OF CONCLUSION OF AUDIT The following issues have been raised as we have detected issues with the governance arrangments of the smaller authority. Please see attached Read more

Unique and Exciting Opportunity to Work

Casting for new television programme created by Shiver - Part of ITV Studios Would love to hear from people with an interest or passion for sport - it's a unique and exciting opportunity to work within the recreational, outdoors and leisure sector in... Read more

Fly Tipping --- Report It!

Fly tipping is the illegal dumping of household waste and appliances such as fridges and washing machines. It also includes the dumping of hazardous materials. It is dangerous and costs a huge amount of money to clean up. Convicted fly tippers face a five year prison sentence and a fine... Read more