Thousands gather to enjoy Summer of Love in Knowsley

Revellers enjoyed a fantastic weekend of family fun, packed with plenty of ‘flower power’ in Knowsley. Thousands of people flocked to the 50 Summers of Love themed Knowsley Feelgood Festival and Knowsley Flower Show, both at Court Hey Park in Huyton, this weekend. Visitors enjoyed the usual colourful array of flowers, fruit and vegetables in … Read more

Demolition works get under way in Kirkby

Plans to redevelop Kirkby town centre have taken a further step forward, with St Modwen’s £1m programme of demolition works now under way to pave the way for the proposed new major retail development. Regeneration specialist St Modwen plans to strengthen the existing town centre with a large new supermarket, additional large shops and car parking. A … Read more

Graduation celebrations for Knowsley’s new teachers

Newly qualified teachers trained in Knowsley recently celebrated their new status at their graduation in the beautiful grounds of Knowsley Hall. Thirty two trainees gained their Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) after successfully completing their training with Mersey Boroughs Initial Teacher Training Programme. The programme is led by St … Read more

Local Big Latch On at Knowsley Safari Park

Mothers from St Helens, along with Healthy Living’s infant feeding team, will be down at Knowsley Safari Park this Friday (4 August) to help raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding at a local ‘Big Latch On’ event for World Breastfeeding Week. World Breastfeeding Week, 1-7 August, is celebrated in 120 countries and marks the … Read more

Helping you to get fit for less

Did you know there are five leisure centres in Knowsley, each offering a multitude of activities and classes for people of all ages and abilities? They are located in Halewood, Huyton, Kirkby, Prescot and Stockbridge Village, with four having a swimming pool. Football, badminton, squash, fitness classes are just some of the fantastic activities you … Read more