The Effect Rehearsal Diary – Week 4

The Effect Rehearsal Diary – Week 4

The Effect is the production currently in rehearsal by the Moot House Players, directed by Harry Tennison. This diary covers their rehearsal process from the first week of rehearsals to the final night. The Effect follows Connie and Tristan as they are involved in a clinical drugs trail for a new antidepressant drug. The production […]

Late of this Address: Review

IAN Hornby’s comedy, Late of this Address, opened as the fourth production of the Moot House Players’ season last night. This light hearted offering, directed by Jon McNamara, told of the two newlyweds moving into their first house – however, they do not realise it is still haunted by the previous occupants from twenty years ago!

It’s a Bugs Life at Cooks Spinney!

THE visit was part of the young pupils’ project on mini beasts, where they have been going on insect hunts, role playing in a science lab and reading the Very Hungry Caterpillar as part of their studies. They will also watch their own classroom caterpillars turn into butterflies before releasing them in the summer.

Appeal set up for mother made homeless by Churchfield fire

Robyn Ellis Jeffrey and her baby were rescued on Thursday morning after fire swept through their council property. Robyn and the rest of her family have been staying at a local hotel until the council can find her new accommodation. In the mean time, she must now rebuild her life after all her worldly goods were incinerated in the fire.

Mark Hall becomes first community partner with Accuro

ACCURO provides a range of services for local children and adults with a disability and their families and is now entering its 30th year of successfully delivering services. The charity is keen to develop Community Partnerships with a range of local organisations and businesses to help establish stronger links with the wider community that will be of mutual benefit to the charity and its community partners.

Ofsted: Cooks Spinney moving in the right direction

The government watch-dog has said the school requires improvement (the term used to be satisfactory) but many seasoned Ofsted observers believe that newly amalgamated schools find it very tough to get more than this grade. The junior school was in special measures in 2010. Under the leadership of headteacher, Lella Yates, the school had made significant progress.

Man remanded after racial attack in Ladyshot

A MAN has been remanded in court custody having appeared in connection with the serious assault of a man in Harlow. Kieron Mulkay, 20, of Churchfield, Harlow, was charged with GBH with intent in connection with the assault of an 18-year-old man from Harlow which happened in Ladyshot just after 7pm on October 3.

Cops want to stop One Stop suspect

POLICE would like to hear from anyone who recognises an image of a man who was caught on CCTV at the time of a theft from the One Stop Store, The Stow, in Harlow. On Monday August 26, between 8.30am and 9am, a suspect has entered the store and placed a number of items from the displays into a box he was carrying before leaving without paying for them.