ROAD planning here was, is and will be an absolute car crash: well it would be if the cars can actually move out of the gridlock such abysmal planning will create.
EVEN IN THE year where Harlow Labour took the council, the Conservatives won this ward by 553 votes. In 2015 (A General Election year), Andrew Johnson polled over 2,000 votes. A year previously, UKIP made an impressive showing at the ward election and in the European Elections. In 2016, the Conservatives held by 532. It […]
HASTINGWOOD-based charity, St Clare Hospice, is running a competition offering supporters the opportunity to name their Children, Young People & Family Bereavement Service.
The success just keeps on coming at The Brenda Taylor School! NOT only has the school just gained another record set of results – with 100% of children gaining an unparalleled ‘Distinction’ – for the RAD ballet and ISTD Modern, Jazz and Tap exams; and the fact that our Callum Hudson landed the role of […]
CLLR Mike Hardware, Conservative candidate for Staple Tye, has challenged Labour over claims about the Harlow Local Plan it has made in the Harlow Star (18 April) and its newspaper.
Harlow MP Robert Halfon: Degree apprenticeships – the key to fighting social injustice in higher education
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has written an essay for the Conservative Home website. Mr Halfon said: “Social justice and skills have been my compass since entering politics. It is for that reason I have been vocal in my defence of the Open University (OU) in recent weeks, including in my last ConservativeHome column. Our higher […]
Canalability Open Day. Full details on poster.
ASTRO is delighted to announce that it has been awarded a prestigious Queen’s Award for International Trade for the second time. The Queen’s Award is widely considered the highest official accolade for any UK business and is fantastic recognition of Astro’s commitment to international trade and continual growth.
HARLOW Town’s defeat to Billericay meant the fellow Essex side were crowned champions of the Bostik Premier.
THE funeral of Hamid Farahi Alamdari will take place on Friday 4 May 2018.
LABOUR’S PROSPECTIVE parliamentary candidate for Harlow, Laura McAlpine has expressed her concern at the growing number of violent crimes in Harlow. Making general comments, Ms McAlpine said: “I am deeply saddened to learn that a man has been stabbed in Old Harlow. This kind of incident has a severely damaging impact on the way we […]
THE DEPUTY LEADER of the Harlow Conservatives has called for all organisations to come together to tackle crime in the town.
Bay City Rollers icon Les McKeown is back on tour, bringing his fantastic show to Harlow Playhouse!! LES McKeown’s Bay City Rollers promises to be a unique voyage back to the 1970s, when Les and his Legendary band ruled the world’s pop charts and The Bay City Rollers’ music became the soundtrack for a generation […]
ESSEX Police are no longer looking for Ashley Wood, who we wanted to speak to in connection with an investigation into making threats to kill and breaching bail conditions.
THERE is no official record of when, where or how people die homeless in the UK. Channel 4 News and The Bureau of Investigative Journalism are compiling a record to reveal the true number.
HARLOW Running Club were represented at the 38th Virgin Money London Marathon by 13 runners amongst the 40 thousand plus finishers. On what was reported to be the hottest day in the history of the event it was not surprising that there no PBs set on the day.
EIGHTEEN planning and design experts have been appointed to advise on the development of Harlow and Gilston Garden Town.
IT seems to us that you can’t turn a corner in Harlow without a young Labour Party campaigner flying the flag but what of the young Conservatives?
RETURN to the glory days of disco, funk and soul with real dance music legends and enjoy a sensational evening of live, non-stop, dancefloor anthems including Boogie Nights, Going Back to My Roots, Mind Blowing Decisions and Use it Up and Wear it Out.
WELL done to all the swimmers and schools who made this year’s swimming gala a mammoth event! With year groups racing separately this year, the event was double the size of the previous year and with a total of 28 teams competing over the afternoon it was great to organise such a superb event.
THE ASSISTANT headteacher of Burnt Mill Academy, Shawki Bakkar conquered the London Marathon on Sunday. He overcame very difficult conditions to run the 26 miles and 385 yards in 6 hrs and 56 minutes. The charismatic teacher has run a wonderful campaign on the roads and on social media in order to raise money for […]
ENTERING the Essex Salon Awards 2018 not only raises awareness of the quality of hairdressing or barbering you deliver, they really resonate with the local community, creating trust and loyalty with your customers. Open to individuals and salons, we have categories that recognise salon business, achievements, such as: Best Salon for Customer Service Best Colour […]
M11 junction 7 Harlow Northbound exit slip road closed overnight 9pm – 5am Monday 23 April for five nights.
BACK in 2012, Harlow Labour won this ward by 509 votes. Labour have had their wobbles since,, especially in 2014, when UKIP won two seats.