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...

Community urged to have say on Prescot Market Place designs

Local residents and businesses are being asked to have their say on shortlisted designs for Prescot’s Market Place.Five visions for the currently unused public open space were previously chosen for further consideration after a design competition launched in May and attracted more than 40 submissions.Architect and landscape architect-led teams around the ... Read More...

Green light for 150 new Prescot homes

Plans to build 150 new Prescot homes were approved by Knowsley Council’s planning committee last night (20 July).The project is the first phase of wider proposals to deliver 700 houses on a Hall Lane brownfield site known as Prescot Park.A mix of detached, semi-detached and mews houses are said to ... Read More...