Robin Park transformation plans

Proposals to improve the health and wellbeing of the borough by transforming Robin Park Arena, Robin Park Leisure Centre and Central Park have moved one step closer. At its monthly cabinet meeting, councillors agreed to enter into negotiations with Wigan Warriors to assess the feasibility of the club moving its Central Park operations to Robin … 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

New Sunday Market at Haydock Park is tipped to be a winner

A new Sunday Market being touted as “one of the biggest in the North West” is being launched on Sunday 6 August at Haydock Park Racecourse. The market will open 9am-4pm every Sunday (apart from 27 August) and features a wide range of stalls offering a whole range of quality goods at great prices, including … Read more

Mayor and Mayoress in attendance as Park Farm Centre marks tenth anniversary in style

The Mayor and Mayoress of St Helens joined in the celebrations as the Park Farm Adults, Children and Young People (ACYP) Centre marked its tenth anniversary by holding an afternoon of fun to showcase the many activities that the centre offers to residents. Located in Kentmere Avenue, Carr Mill, the Park Farm ACYP Centre is … Read more

Victoria Park is flying the flag as one of the UK’s very best green spaces

Victoria Park has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best green spaces in the world. The park is among a record-breaking 1,797 UK parks and green spaces that have received a prestigious Green Flag Award – the mark of a quality park or green space. This international award, … Read more