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
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
THIS is our 42nd film in our series of Harlow is 70: Why I Came Here films and can we just take this opportunity to say what a pleasure it has been to interview so many positive people who have chosen to live in this town. Not least of which is Chris Greenhill, who sat […]
DID you know that Mr Universe lived in Carters Mead? Nor did we, bu that is for another day. We went down to Harlow Judo Club in Fold Croft to interview the heartbeat of the club, Mick Ellis. We asked why Mick and his family came to Harlow from Purley Way in Croydon. We also […]
OVER the last few months, the Harlow U3A Creative Writing class has been writing a number of essays on Harlow.
FOR OUR 38th film, we went down to Harlow Cricket Club to engage with the Ladies who meet every Tuesday too knot and natter as well as enjoy a grand cup of tea and cake.
WE were fascinated to hear from someone who once lived at the Netteswell Priory.
WHILST down at Harlow Cricket Club, we spoke to the President, Alan Howick and amongst a whole host of questions on the history of the club, we asked Alan how he came to Harlow.
THIS Sunday 16th July starting at 9.30 a four team U16 20/20 cricket Tournament is taking place at Harlow Cricket Club Chippingfields Old Harlow.
ALL THIS year, Your Harlow in partnership with Harlow Museum has been interviewing Harlow residents and discovering why they came to Harlow and, in out cases, why they stayed.
BUSINESSES across Harlow have told Your Harlow how important heritage is to their company. Over the past six months, YH (in partnership with Harlow Museum) has been interviewing residents on why they came to Harlow as part of our coverage of Harlow is 70. Time after time, residents made reference not their company and stressed […]
NOW THERE is a name from the past. To many, Atilla the Stockbroker encapsulated the spirit of post punk in the late seventies onwards.
AS part of our Harlow is 70 project, we have conducted a series of interviews at the Manor Hatch sheltered accommodation.
IT’s summer and for Harlow Museum and Harlow Arts Council that means only one thing – it’s time for the annual Art of the Garden Party. Taking place on Sunday 2 July from 1pm – 4.30pm it’s now the fifth year running that CEO of Science Alive Jon O’Connor and his team have welcomed many of the town’s performing arts groups and the local community into the museum gardens for a free afternoon of song, music and dance.
THERE are hundreds of journalists around the world who will thank Ken Eaton for providing them worth a first class knowledge of media law.