Thank-you to Tesco and to our many supporters in and around Prescot, whose blue tokens put our group in first place in the Tesco Bags of Help scheme earlier this year. The win has provided us with £4,000, which will be spent in part on new benches around the BI Memorial. Two already exist, one… Read more
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The Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard were delighted to be named Community Group of the Year by Prescot Town Council. Pictured below are members of the group receiving their award, along with a cheque for £200, from the new Mayor of Prescot, Cllr David Rigby.
Thank you to everyone who supported the Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard by donating tokens from Tesco’s Bags of Help Scheme earlier this year. We are delighted to confirm we came first and received £12,000, which we will invest in illustrated lecterns around the cemetery and churchyard, pointing out key graves, and places of historical… Read more
The Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard have been successful in their bid to receive funding from Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme. Your vote will decide how much we are awarded. We plan to use the funds for illustrated lecterns – similar to that pictured – around the cemetery and churchyard, pointing out key graves and… Read more
(Photo: Christopher Lyon Photography) It has been and will continue to be a season of remembering for the Friends of Prescot Cemetery & Churchyard. In November, we were pleased to unveil our tribute to Prescot’s soldiers, past and present – a ‘Field of Poppies’ surrounding the BI Memorial. Made with 7,000 synthetic poppies recycled from… Read more
FOPCC members were excited to receive £200 from Asda Huyton’s Green Token scheme earlier this month. Many thanks to Asda staff and to all who donated their tokens to our cause. We’ll put it to good use making the cemetery and churchyard a beautiful place for remembering the people of Prescot’s loved ones.