HARLOW Museum are about to launch a great memory project but they need your help. This is a photograph exhibition for the people of Harlow, by the people of Harlow, facilitated by their museum. They want to exhibit your favourite memories of Harlow using your photographs and your words. The aim is to (temporarily) use […]
THE annual Remembrance Sunday service, which honours the memory of members of the Armed Forces who gave their lives for their country, takes place at the Netteswell Cross war memorial in the Town Park on 12 November 2017.
WE interviewed the chief executive of Harlow Council, Malcom Morley in his final week as head of the council.
OXFORD Brookes Professor, Glen O’Hara delivered a fascinating lecture into the past, present and future condition of Harlow. Prof O’Hara delivered his lecture as part of the Harlow Architectural Awards last week. Th full film is below. Tweet
IN case you wondered, it is St Cedd’s Day. St Cedd is the patron saint of Essex.
ONLY Latchford and George Thompson (two of the youngest) appeared in court and they said they were just watching. PC Gamble said he saw them all sitting in a heap under a hedge near White Cottages, Harlow Common on Sunday afternoon.
PATACC is once again pleased to be organising the 2017 Harlow @ 70 Black History Multicultural celebrations.
WE met Moorfield resident, Mike Steel, as he was cleaning his steps, In fact he was cleaning a number of steps as he felt (rightly or wrongly) that the council had neglected them.
THE Facebook site called “Photos of Harlow-Old and New” has just passed 13,000 members. The group is a treasure trove of photos relating to the town. The group is run by local historian Marlene Brooks and her team of dedicated archivists whose devotion to chronicling and preserving the town is a wonder to behold. Recently, […]
AS part of our tribute to the Harlow men who gave their lives in Harlow in the First World War, we focus on the life of Crawford Cunningham Gadsden.
ZULQAR Cheema is one of those community champions in Harlow that have helped make this town the place it is.
IF you are popping into the Harlow Council offices at the Water Gardens then take a few minutes to look at the Battle of Passcehendaele exhibition.
IN the third of our interviews with nurses at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, we interviewed Nuala Jennings about her journey from Offaly in the Republic of Ireland to Harlow. We would like to thank the PAH for their help. Tweet
IN THE second of our “Princess Alexandra Hospital” interviews, we spoke to Miriam Mbayiwa and asked about her journey from Zimbabwe to Harlow.
A LISTENING bench has been unveiled at Harlow Museum. The bench sits in the middle the quadrant at the Muskham Road museum. It was unveiled by the chair of Harlow Council, cllr Sue Livings on Saturday afternoon. The chair of Essex County Council, cllr John Aldridge also attended and spoke. Film of the event is […]
WE went down to the Princess Alexandra Hospital “Event in a Tent” last week.
WE dropped in on John Young at a heritage event in Old Harlow. John is a member of the Essex Family History Society and he is one of our residents who is part of the fabric of the town.
IT was a busy weekend for Harlow’s heritage as a number of places opened their doors to the public.
Book on life of Sir Frederick Gibberd to be published
WHO remembers Embers Bingo at The Stow? Or what about Bennys nightclub that replaced it in the early eighties?
A NUMBER OF Harlow residents have appeared in a key BBC Radio 4 series on social housing. The series, presented by eminent social historian, Lynsey Hanley tells the story of Harlow’s construction after the second world war. Many Harlow residents reflect on their journeys from the East and North parts of London to Harlow. There […]
Harlow listening bench to be unveiled RESIDENTS are invited to join The Museum of Harlow for the official unveiling of Harlow’s listening bench on Saturday 16 September 2017 at 2pm. The park bench with speakers will play clips of recordings from the Essex Sound and Video Archive as well as selections chosen by volunteers who […]
PARNDON Hall on Sat 9th September, with the first tour at 11am and the last at 3.30pm (no tour at 1pm)