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Knowsley Town Council News

Choir of Kings College, Cambridge at Prescot Parish Church

Tickets are on sale now for the much-anticipated festive concert from the Choir of Kings College, Cambridge at Prescot Parish Church on Saturday 17 December.    Tickets are extremely limited, so book early to avoid disappointment: Read more

Winter Wellness Grants for community organisations

Winter Wellness Grants for community organisations Knowsley’s community groups can now apply for grants of up to £5,000 to fund projects helping residents stay warm, safe and well this winter. Knowsley Council’s Winter Wellness Grants Programme will provide grants for the borough’s community, voluntary, faith and social enterprise organisations... Read more

Funding boost for community projects

Funding boost for community projects Community projects across Knowsley can apply for a share of a £250,000 fund approved by Knowsley’s Cabinet this week. Members approved plans to establish a Stronger Communities Fund – a replacement for the former Community Empowerment Fund – to support Knowsley’s voluntary, community, faith... Read more

Christmas lights switch on events in Knowsley

Christmas lights switch on events in Knowsley A programme of festive events has been announced for our town centres, with the dates for the Christmas lights switch on events confirmed. All the events will be FREE (unless stated) with events including live entertainment and music performances. The switch on... Read more

Living Well Bus today in Stockbridge Village

Visit the Living Well Bus ‍ today 3rd November 2022, 10.30am – 4pm Read more

Mayoral Celebration Evening 2022

The Mayor of Knowsley Town Council, Councillor Lynn O'Keeffe welcomed guests to the annual celebration evening on Friday 14 October 2022. Amongst the civic dignitaries was Councillor Eddie Connor, Mayor of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council and the RT Hon George Howarth MP.              ... Read more

Knowsley marks Black History Month 2022

    Knowsley marks Black History Month 2022 October is Black History Month – an important opportunity to recognise and celebrate the many contributions made by Black people in Britain over many generations. As part of its... Read more

Beating of the Bounds 2022

On Sunday 25 September 2022, 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 from the Derby Arms Public House onto the footpath alongside Old Post Office at Knowsley Lane to Pinfold Lane Following the footpath at Pinfold Lane to... Read more

Knowsley pays tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

As a mark of respect to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II , all Knowsley Town Council Buildings will be closed on Monday 19th September for the state funeral.   The Royal Household has confirmed that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II died peacefully at Balmoral on Thursday, 8 September, 2022. Paying tribute to... Read more

Knowsley pays tribute to Her Majesty the Queen

  The Royal Household has confirmed that Her Majesty the Queen died peacefully at Balmoral on Thursday, 8 September, 2022. Paying tribute to Her Majesty, Mayor of Knowsley, Cllr Eddie Connor, said: “Whilst the entire country unites in its grief, we reflect on the Queen’s many years of dedication and service. The longest reigning monarch in our history, she was... Read more

Merseyside Police

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A Thousand Feet Deep – Tickets available!

  A Thousand Feet Deep – Tickets available! Tickets are now available for A Thousand Feet Deep – a dramatic outdoor performance spectacular exploring the history and spirit of Knowsley. On Friday 7, Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 October Stadt Moers Park will be transformed to... Read more

Life Rooms Mental Health support in Knowsley libraries

Life Rooms Mental Health support in Knowsley libraries A new mental health initiative is launching in Knowsley libraries which will support residents with their health and wellbeing. Life Rooms, a service run by Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, supports people in dealing with social factors that can impact their health and is available... Read more

COVID-19 autumn booster – what we know so far

COVID-19 autumn booster – what we know so far The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JVCI) has now published its final recommendations for this autumn’s vaccination programme and the NHS is preparing to start its roll out. The programme is expected to start in early September and run... Read more

Free Activities for Children, Young People and Families

  Free Activities for Children, Young People and Families Knowsley SNAP (Sports, Nutrition and Active Play) is also our local name for the Holidays Activities and Food programme (HAF). Knowsley SNAP involves many of our fantastic community organisations who provide diverse and exciting activities, food and fun for Children, Young People and Families across... Read more

Knowsley Feelgood Festival and Flower Show.

More than 25,000 people visited Court Hey Park this weekend for the Knowsley Feelgood Festival and Flower Show. On Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August thousands gathered for a colourful weekend of good mood vibes, prize winning flowers, fruit and veg and lots of fun for all the family. Over two days... Read more

Annual Mayor Making

Mayor Cllr Lynn O’Keeffe with Knowsley MBC Mayor Cllr Eddie Connor at the annual Mayor Making. Mayor Cllr Lynn O’Keeffe with Knowsley MBC Mayor Cllr Eddie Connor at the annual Mayor Making.Read more

Knowsley Urban Sketchers 15 new workshops from August 2022 to April 2023

Knowsley Urban Sketchers 15 new workshops from August 2022 to April 2023 View this email in your browser   We are thrilled to announce that the Friends of Kirkby Gallery & Prescot Museum have been awarded funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to run a... Read more

Blue Badge

Libraries offer digital photo service for Blue Badge applications If you’re applying for a Blue Badge, but find it difficult to provide a digital image, Knowsley’s libraries are here to help. The Blue Badge scheme is for people who... Read more