A GROUND-BREAKING ceremony was held at the Harlow Science Park to mark the beginning of a significant new chapter in Harlow’s history.
CARIDON Property, a property management and residential property specialist, has won the award for Commitment to the Community at the fourth annual Croydon Business Excellence Awards which took place on the 4th of October at the Grand Sapphire Hotel, Croydon.
YH was delighted to be invited by Miguel of Business Signs and Graphics to come and writer a piece on the Harlow branch of the Business Network Institute (BNI).
LAST weekend, MP Robert Halfon reopened Harlow’s Edinburgh Way McDonalds after a £1.5 million refurbishment and expansion.
Harlow Professionals Lunch. Full details on poster.
WILLMOTT Dixon is following up its successful completion of Essex’s first medical school with a pledge to stimulate more growth in the county.
OVER 80 representatives from local businesses and groups attended the inaugural Harlow Ambassador Group meeting at Harlow Rugby Club. John Keddie, Chair of the Harlow Place Board, introduced the audience to three keynote speakers: Alan Price, President of Harlow Rugby Club, who gave an introduction to the award winning club and what it means for […]
MEN with fewer qualifications in manual jobs are more likely to be hit by post-Brexit trade barriers, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) reports the BBC. Factory workers in industries that sell a large amount to the EU are particularly at risk, the IFS warned. A number of studies have indicated that people […]
OVER 300 people attended the Harlow District Chamber of Commerce and Heart4Harlow Awards held at the Manor of Groves Hotel in Sawbridgeworth. The awards were divided into community awards and business awards. Heart4Harlow Awards Civic and Community Harlow Soup Jon Clempner Michael Casey Art, Culture, Education and Sport Harlow Arts Trust Richard Chiassaro Mary Guy-Evans […]
THE Entertainer, the fastest growing family owned high street toy retailer in the UK, is excited to announce it will be hosting a Grand Opening event on Saturday 22nd September at The Harvey Centre in Harlow to celebrate the opening of its new store. And, to really start the party, LEGO’s Batman and Robin characters will be making a special appearance!
TO help ensure that the Gilston area becomes a high-quality place for people to live and work, East Herts Council is working to produce a charter and you’re invited to take part.
Harlow Professionals Lunch is relaxed, informal and provides an opportunity to meet like-minded business people and build relationships with new connections.
MEET other members at the Creative Hub of Harlow.
STANSTED Airport College has welcomed its first tranche of students. The first on-site college of its kind at a major UK airport is a joint venture between Harlow College and London Stansted reports Business Weekly.
THE ESSEX Chamber of Commerce has welcomed plans for a pilot scheme for seasonal workers. UK fruit and vegetable growers will be able to recruit non-EU migrants as seasonal workers after Brexit under a new pilot scheme. Ministers say the initiative between spring 2019 and December 2020 will help tackle labour shortages during peak production […]
Next Lunch: Friday 28th September 2018 From 12.30pm Harlow Town Football Club, Elizabeth Way, Harlow, CM19 5BE Free of charge. No booking required. Informal networking. Harlow Professionals Lunch is relaxed, informal and provides an opportunity to meet like-minded business people and build relationships with new connections. There is no need to register or book your […]
A private-equity backed communications company has acquired a counterpart after recently raising £75m to fund its expansion reports InsiderMedia.Com Wavenet, which has offices in Solihull, Warrington and Norfolk, has announced the deal for Solar Communications which has bases in Manchester, Chippenham, Cardiff and Harlow. The deal comes after Wavenet, which is backed by Beech Tree […]
IT appears that the Bunnings home improvement store in Edinburgh Way has reverted back to being a Homebase. The store changed from being a Homebase to a Bunnings last year (2017). But earlier this week, the front of the large store changed to Homebase. What has made matters confusing is that staff are still wearing […]
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon is set to host his seventh annual Jobs Fair in September. The Harlow Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair will be on Friday 14 September at the Harlow Leisurezone. The Jobs Fair will run from 10am – 2pm and will be attended by a wide variety of Job Seekers. Mr Halfon’s team is […]
FOUR apprentices from Essex have put their careers in pole position, training to be electricity linespeople with Britain’s biggest power distribution company. Rebecca Larsen, who is 28, from Orsett, Alexander Bass, 31, from Clacton, Scott Jones, 26, from Clacton, and Jamie Alden, 24, from Harlow, will be expertly trained in the specialist skills that keeps […]
THREE Harlow Running Club members completed the very hilly Stour Valley 50K (30M) race. John Bull finished in 47th place out of 126 finishers in 6hrs 30min 37sec in his debut at the distance. Dionne Jones was 63rd in 6.52.05, a PB by a fantastic 2.5 hrs, and Janice Page 64th, in her debut at the distance, in 6.52.06.
FOLLOWING on from our successful ‘Planning for BREXIT’ roundtables held this year, we are pleased to announce ‘The next step for BREXIT – A Customs Perspective’.
CARD Factory blamed weak consumer spending and “extreme” weather for a fall sales in the first half of the year reports the BBC.
THE new owners of Homebase will reveal plans to close up to 60 stores next week, putting about 1,500 jobs at risk reports the BBC.