Come and visit Santa at Pet’s Corner. Full details on poster.
By Alfie Baker ON Thursday night, Ian Beckett, Harlow Labour Councillor, along with his colleagues organised the first ever Christmas light up at Bush Fair as a way to bring the close knit community together; the event consisted of late night shopping, dance music, a visit from santa at the toy shop, the Passmores choir […]
By Alfie Baker FOR over a quarter of a century, Woodcroft resident Paul Blake has been illuminating the area with his marvellous Christmas lights. For the past six years, he has bee raiding money for St Clare Hospice. We popped down to Woodcroft (just off Abercrombie way to speak to Paul about his lights. You […]
THE HARLOW Chinese community has received a £10,000 cash boost from the lottery.
Harlow Air Cadets Open Day. Full details on poster.
Mark Hall Christmas Concert in Old Harlow. Full details on poster. Click on poster for full details.
RESIDENTS from Fountain Farm near Bush Fair joined Harlow Labour councillor Mark Ingall and candidate Eugenie Harvey to protest agains the speed of cars on Tawneys Road in Harlow.
LOCAL charities, community groups and good causes around the county are counting down to the first draw of The Essex Lottery on Saturday 25 November.
STREETS2HOMES has received £4,444 to fund Job Club workshop sessions for their clients who are homeless or at risk of becoming so in Harlow. The donation was provided by the Santander Foundation, which offers Discovery Grants to UK registered charities for projects that help disadvantaged people in local communities. Streets2Homes provides a wraparound service for […]
THE yuletide season is upon us and our community has stepped up as Santa’s little helpers to host a variety of Christmas events in aid of local hospice charity, St Clare.
COMMUNITY leaders and representatives from Harlow’s charities joined volunteers and staff to mark the retirement of the chief executive of one of Harlow’s best known and well-regarded charities.
RAINBOW Services have announced a new partnership with Harlow District Chamber of Commerce.
Grants awarded by Epping Forest District Council Hertfordshire Boat Rescue £830 for radio equipment for use by volunteers on rescue missions and events Playground at Theydon Association (PAT) £5,000 contribution towards the refurbishment of the Theydon Bois playground Fyfield Bridge Club £1,200 contribution towards the cost of new scoring equipment for the club Ongar & […]
BLACK History Month was celebrated in Harlow at the weekend (Oct 29th). The chair of Harlow Council, cllr Sue Livings opened the event, welcoming every one for attending. The event also marked ten years of Harlow’s Black History Month. The event is designed to bring together community in Harlow, to celebrate rich cultural diversity, where […]
IT may not be as macabre as it sounds.
THOUSANDS of young carers across Essex will benefit from a new countywide service aimed at ensuring they get the tailored support they need.
HARLOW residents who have suffered the heartbreak of a flooded home can now apply for extra funding to help prevent it happening again.
A CELEBRATION of Silver Sunday in an event run by Rainbow Services and the Great Parndon Community Centre.
ENJOY a potato-themed day celebrating “Harlow 70” at Pets’ Corner in the Town Park on Sunday 17 September 2017 with activities for families and children. There will be at least 70 varieties of potato grown by U3A members on display and some cooked for sampling.
‘Strictly Dancing for Dementia’ will take place on Saturday 30 September 2017 from 7.30pm to raise vital funds to purchase a Reminiscence Therapies System for the Princess Alexandra Hospital.
BY his own admission, Harlow man Angelo Mulvey has lived a great deal of his life on the wrong side of the law. But now he wants to make amends and for that he must be applauded. Angelo has opened a drop in centre at the Blackbush Spring Common Room near The Stow. YH went […]
THE region’s ambulance service is continuing its bid to rid the stigma of mental health.
A MEMBER of staff at St Clare Hospice who heads up their Community fundraising has signed up to undertake one of the charity’s own events. Dani De’ath, Community Fundraising Lead
A WEEKEND fayre in the Bush Fair shopping centre has been heralded a great success.