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Ceramics Craft day in the Heritage Hub

Posted on 27 September 2017

Details of two Ceramics Days to be held in Prescot Heritage Hub in October and November 2017.

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Summer time in Prescot – traditional skills, tiles and unearthing pottery

Posted on 11 September 2017

A summary from Lyndsey-Jane of the activities the THI has put on or taken part in over the Summer of 2017.

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Books, Drugs and Sausage Rolls: A History of 44 Eccleston Street

Posted on 27 October 2016

The THI-funded repair and restoration of 44 Eccleston Street is underway! As is now-customary on the THI Blog, here is an account of the building’s historical interest.

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A lot has happened

Posted on 12 July 2016

A summary of the outreach, activities and training the THI has delivered in recent months.

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Chickens and Donkey Stones

Posted on 19 April 2016

An overview by the THI Skills Coordinator Lyndsey-Jane Kevan on what the THI has been doing on the skills and community outreach fronts so far in 2016.

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Skills Co-ordinator First Blog

Posted on 16 November 2015

So far, so good – an update of where Lyndsey-Jane Kevan, the THI Skills-Co-ordinator, has been up to in her time at THI HQ so far and what is in store next.

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Heritage Hub Open Day - Saturday 28th June

Heritage Hub Open Day - Saturday 28th June

Posted on 26 June 2014

Come along to the Heritage Hub’s offical open day at our new premises, plus the THI was at last week’s Skills Show Experience.

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We're moving!

Posted on 19 February 2014

The good news is Prescot THI, Prescot Heritage Hub and Prescot Historcial Society are all moving in March 2014. The even better news is we’ll all still be on Eccleston Street, and in bigger premises.

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The Tour of Britain - Tuesday 17th September

Posted on 13 September 2013

The Tour of Britain comes to Prescot on Tuesday 17th September. We’ll be there – will you?

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Get involved

Help shape the heritage initiative by taking part in consultations, or celebrate Prescot's history at events taking place throughout the project. Schools and colleges can also get hands-on with the past through activities and workshops for groups.

Heritage skills training

Historic buildings need people with the right knowledge to look after them. The THI will give people in and entering the local construction industry the opportunity to gain new skills and experience.

The THI will also help people find out more about careers in heritage.

Get in touch

Keep up-to-date by following us on twitter or find out more at 'Space to Create', the THI information centre on Eccleston Street.

You can also contact Owen Barton, THI Officer, by phone on 0151 443 2757 or by emailing owen.barton@knowsley.gov.uk.


Apply for grants

Owners of certain buildings in the Prescot Conservation Area can apply for grants to repair, restore and re-use their property.

Eligible properties are marked in red and orange.

Read the guide to applying for grants (PDF) and eligibility criteria (PDF) documents for detailed information about grants.

Conservation area appraisals

The conservation area appraisal (PDF) is a detailed assessment of Prescot's most historic areas.

The appraisal appendices (PDF) contain more detailed information and the management plan (PDF) outlines how the area will be managed.

Heritage Lottery Funded

© Knowsley Council 2013