FACES lit up at St Clare Hospice in Hastingwood on Saturday 8th June after Chelmsford-based Animal Workshops’ Mobile Zoo made a special visit to a group of families who had each experienced the loss of someone close to them.
THIS summer, St Clare Hospice’s perennially popular Open Gardens event is back for its 25th year, with eight wonderful, local green spaces still set to open throughout the Harlow area.
THE line up of local acts and performers which will be part of the Harlow Carnival End of the Show Show has been confirmed. The live music and dance show will take place on Sunday 30 June from 2.30pm to 4.30pm in Market Square.
ON Saturday 15th June, Scarlet Vintage & Retro will host an Open Day to show off their brand-new wedding and occasion wear shop!
THE Harvey Centre, Harlow is thrilled to announce that they have raised £2,564.06 for charity, with a day of fun-raising on Saturday 8th June 2019.
HOMELESSNESS in Harlow has reached its lowest since 2010, with a reduction of 54 per cent between January 2018 and January 2019, according to figures released by Harlow charity, Streets2Homes.
A ST Clare Hospice nursing volunteer from Bishop’s Stortford has completed a daring trek to Island Peak (at 6,189 metres) in the Everest Region, raising more than £2,500 vital funding for the charity, with gift aid included (£2,150 in direct donations).
Support 4 Sight celebrates after receiving £437,000 from the National Lottery to help visually impaired people with employment
LOCAL Charity, Support 4 Sight, is today celebrating after being awarded almost £437,000 in National Lottery funding to support its work enabling visually impaired either retain, get back into employment or learn new skills.
Hospice hosts Ramadan feast for local Muslims ST Clare Hospice welcomed members of the Harlow Islamic Centre to break their Ramadan fast at the Hastingwood-based Hospice on Monday 27th May. Community members arrived at the Hospice at 8pm and were welcomed by Hospice staff, who conducted tours around the Hospice explaining the work of the […]
ON Saturday 8th June, The Harvey Centre, Harlow is joining forces with One Great Day, Paradise Wildlife Park and Haven House Children’s Hospice, to raise funds for the two children’s charities that are close to the hearts of many Harlow families.
ON Wednesday 17th July 2019, Totally Golf are hosting a Charity Day in aid of St Clare Hospice – and you’re invited! Whether you’re a golfing-guru or new to the game, we’d love to see you there.
The Harlow Charity took home the Voluntary Community Award for their outstanding work undertaking the ‘Compassionate Neighbours Project’.
A HARLOW College team has abseiled down the Church Langley Water Tower for Teens Unite.
WEST ESSEX DISABILITY CHARITY RECEIVES £1K CASH BOOST LOCAL charity, Accuro (Care Services) that supports people with disabilities across West Essex has been awarded £1,000 by Persimmon Homes. Accuro received the donation from Persimmon Homes Essex as part of its nationwide Community Champions scheme. The initiative is a national programme where clubs, groups and good […]
A community art project, led by local charity St Clare Hospice, stimulated thoughtful conversations in Harlow’s town centre on Tuesday 14th May, in celebration of national Dying Matters Awareness Week.
SOUNDS Right Phonics Classes for Kids were delighted to take part in Children’s Activities Week from 13th-17th May’19 to help raise money for Caudwell Children.This is a charity that supports children with autism and their families.
IN order to keep pace with demand for lighter-touch support for local people facing the loss of a loved one, St Clare Hospice has now developed four new ‘Bereavement Cafés’. Run in partnership with Harlow’s Rainbow Services and Epping District Council, these four new Bereavement Café events will run throughout Nazeing, Harlow, Chigwell and Ongar, […]
HARLOW is all set for a festival of pink as Race for Life comes to town.
A COMMUNITY-led social wellbeing project, Compassionate Neighbours, led by Hastingwood-based charity St Clare Hospice, is celebrating a year of success this spring.
AN evening of ‘rugby banter’ (and Dancing on Ice chat!) with Wooden Spoon Ambassador, Rugby World Cup Winner and award winning after dinner speaker, Kyran Bracken MBE. Organised by Wooden Spoon Essex to help fund Wooden Spoon projects in Essex. This event part of the 2019 Wooden Spoon Speak-a-thon. Wooden Spoon is the children’s charity […]
HARLOW paralympian Anne Wafula-Strike likes a challenge but when she said she was going to abseil down the Church Langley Water Tower, there was quite a few raised eyebrows.
HERTS and Essex are aiming to raise the funds to introduce new beehives on their not-for-profit community farm in Fold Croft, Harlow.
ESSEX & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT) Motorcycle Run and Family Fun Day from Welwyn Garden City to North Weald Airfield has become one of most eagerly-anticipated bike events in the calendar.
ON Monday 13th – Sunday 19th May 2019, nationally celebrated ‘Dying Matters Week’ will once again take place across the country – with local charity St Clare Hospice leading the celebrations throughout West Essex and the borders of East Hertfordshire.