VETERANS from the Harlow Branch of the Royal British Legion and children of Far East Prisoners of WaR were joined by the chair and vice chair of Harlow Council at a VJ Day Service of Remembrance.
Archaeologists celebrating prolonged spell of hot and dry weather as has helped create perfect conditions to reveal hidden archaeological sites.
ARCHAEOLOGISTS in Essex have been celebrating as the prolonged spell of hot and dry weather over the summer has helped to create the perfect conditions to reveal hidden archaeological sites.
HARLOW resident, Roy Henderson has died. It would be fair to say that the Longfield resident was not in the best of health when we interviewed him as part of our Harlow is 70 Project in 2017, therefore, we audio recorded Roy and pointed our camera at his beloved paintings. A cherished hobby of his. […]
Harlow Museum Wartime Garden Party. Full details on poster.
St Mary’s Church Little Parndon to celebrate 150th anniversary. Full details on poster.
Gerard Croft Hoare: 1899 to 1918 GERARD’S parents were Geoffrey De Mountenay G Hoare, born in Godstone, Surrey in 1871 and Joyce Margaret Page Croft, Born in Ware, Hertfordshire in 1870. Thy married in Ware in the spring of 1898. Gerard Hoare was born in Harlow in 1899. The 1901 cents shows Gerard residin gin […]
A FEW days ago, we published our visit to Harlow Museum, where we walked around the grounds in the company of Operations Manager, Sharon Davies.
AS we bask in this glorious weather, we thought this would be an ideal time to take a walk around Harlow Museum. Our guided tour was by the Operations manager of both Harlow Museum and Science Alive, Sharon Davies. The aim is to get away from “hidden treasure’ tag and towards letting people know and […]
HUNDREDS enjoyed the heatwave in the wonderful surroundings of the Harlow Museum on Sunday afternoon.
AN ON-LINE tribute pays homage to a number of lost iconic buildings in Britain and pays a particular tribute to the Gilbeys Building in Harlow. Designed by Peter Falconer and Associates, this building was completed in 1963, when the company moved its operation from London to Harlow. Traditionally, a factory would have been built in […]
FOR the first time in over twenty years, Harlow Town CC will take on Harlow CC. The game takes place at Ash Tree Field on Saturday afternoon. The last time the two teams played was back in August 1993. We took this opportunity to speak to Harlow Cricketing legend, Errol Greene, who played for both […]
FOR those who lived in Harlow during its first 10 years, amenities relating to leisure and entertainment were light on the ground to make way for the significant infra- structure that needed to turn Harlow into a New Town.
ON the website you can read about the aims of my dissertation in more detail, but more importantly I want residents to get involved in a range of ways. The website is by no means a substitute for my dissertation, instead it is something separate which sets out to fulfil the additional aims I have envisaged for my dissertation.
NORTH Weald Bassett Parish Council is inviting people with memories of North Weald Airfield to share them at the council’s stand at next Sunday’s Freedom of the District Parade and Community Picnic.
HARLOW’S Rainbow Nation came together to celebrate a whole range of cultures that have made Harlow their home.
BARBARA Noble’s family came down from Sunderland to Harlow in the sixties. From there, Barbara followed an education that went from Hare Street to Passmores to Warwick University.
A CARE home in Harlow has sent out an appeal for people who may have known 104-year old Daisy Staines to attend her funeral.
RECENTLY, we had the pleasure of being invited to interview a number of women who meet at Harlow library.
ALBERT was born in Harloew in the summer of 1896. He was known as George in his later life.
Harlow Pioneer – Jim Noble As told to his daughter, Barbara Noble OUR family moved from Sunderland to Sharpecroft in Harlow in November 1954, as My Dad had got a job at STC, with a Development Corporation house included in the deal. My Dad came down first, and got the keys to the house, and […]
HARLOW Museum is teaming up with Epping Forest District Museum to bring blues and twos to our next exciting exhibition. Discover the amazing world of the emergency services and explorer how the Police, Fire, Ambulance, Lifeboat and Coast Guard went from simple beginnings to integral parts of our modern society and infrastructure.
FORMER Harlow MP, Stan Newens is set to give a talk on former Harlow MP, Leah Manning. The talk will be held at Harlow Museum on Thursday 1st March at 7pm as a part of the 1918 Representation of the Peoples Act 1918 and the importance of promoting woman of significance in Harlow. Tweet
THROUGOUT 2017, we ran a programme called Harlow is 70: Why They Came Here. It was a very successful programme. So, with sponsorship from PlacesforPeople, we are continuing the project and asking people: Why did you come to Harlow? But before we start, we spoke to Harlow historian, David Devine. David had a very busy […]
FORMER Great Parndon Ward Councillor Joshua Jolles passed away on Tuesday morning (13 February 2018). Joshua’s funeral was held at Parndon Wood Cemetery on Thursday (15 February 2018). Joining Joshua’s family and friends were councillors and Council staff. Joshua was both a Conservative and Independent Councillor serving the Great Parndon Ward for many years. He […]