Work starts on Prescot’s Market Place café and performance space

Work is underway to develop a new café and outdoor performance space at Prescot’s Market Place.Armitage Construction has started building the MATE Creative Bistro and Piazza, which forms part of a £600,000 transformation of the site through the Knowsley Council and Heritage Lottery funded Prescot Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI).The building ... 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...