Knowsley’s Earlsfield Park development given the green light

Plans for Knowsley’s 22-hectare Earlsfield Park housing and employment development have been given the go-ahead.Property developer Ion, which is working in collaboration will Bellway Homes and the Knowsley Estate, secured permission from the borough council’s planning committee yesterday (28 June).A site next to the existing Lord Derby Playing Fields and ... Read More...

Plans in for 160 new Huyton homes

Plans to build over 160 new homes in Huyton have been submitted to Knowsley Council.The proposals are part of Ion Development’s 23-hectare Earlsfield Park masterplan which also includes a 40-acre employment park, a pub/restaurant and a hotel.Ion has submitted its application in collaboration with the Knowsley Estate for the project, ... Read More...

Shakespeare North Playhouse project moves towards construction stage

The preferred construction partner for Knowsley’s multi-million pound Shakespeare North Playhouse has been named.Knowsley Council cabinet members have agreed to appoint Kier Construction for the Prescot town centre scheme, with pre-construction work scheduled to start in April 2018.An April 2020 completion date has been earmarked for the theatre, education and ... Read More...

Call for community-focused groups to take on new Market Place café

Charities, community investment companies and social enterprises could help breathe new life into Prescot’s Market Place.Organisations are being given an opportunity to become a tenant of the new café/multi-use building which forms part of the area’s £500,000 transformation.Commercial businesses with a community focus could also be in the running to ... Read More...