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...

Shakespeare North funding confirmation is ‘huge seal of approval’ for project

Confirmation of a £5 million funding boost for Knowsley’s Shakespeare North Playhouse has been hailed a “huge seal of approval and vote of confidence”.Arts Council England finalised the contribution, which was pledged by the Chancellor in the May 2016 budget, yesterday (10 May).John Flaherty, executive director of place at Knowsley ... Read More...

Community play area planned for Huyton

A children's play area could be built on land beside the Hillside Neighbourhood Centre in Huyton under new plans.North Huyton Communities Future is seeking the go-ahead to add junior and toddler play facilities to a plot of open public space adjacent to the Hillside Avenue building.Landscaping and new footpaths would also be ... Read More...