HARLOW slipped down to fourth in London North East 3 following a 20-13 away defeat to mid-table Beccles.
IN the early years of the First World War, Accrington in Lancashire becomes the smallest town in England to raise a Pals’ Volunteer Brigade to fight in the Battle of the Somme.
HARLOW Running Club competed in the first round of the East Herts and West Essex Cross Country League on Sunday at a muddy 5 mile course at Ware. The league consists of teams from Harlow RC, Bishop’s Stortford RC, Hoddesdon Tri, Saffron Walden Striders and Ware Joggers with the final league winners going on to compete in a national final. Harlow ladies team finished 3rd, the men 4th and overall Harlow were 3rd.
HARLOW has a young population. 21 per cent of residents are aged 0-15 years, which is significantly higher than the Essex and England average. I can happily say that we are an important town and we have many future developing young leaders, which we need to tell that Harlow is their town and they need to make Harlow proud and put Harlow on the map of great places.
FIFTEEN budding digital developers are taking part in the Games Hub – a free 22-week course run by the Eastern Enterprise Hub and Shark Infested Custard at Parkside Office Village on the University of Essex’s Knowledge Gateway.
After selling out at the Edinburgh Festival, top comedian Hal Cruttenden is taking his ‘Tough Luvvie’ tour to Harlow Playhouse on Wednesday 19th November.
DESPITE it being a cold and misty morning, just under a hundred runners took part in the second running of the Harlow Park Run.
GOALS by Duncan Culley in the 36th and 49th minute respectively, were followed by further strikes by Jerome Federico (79) and Ben Harris (90).through Jared Small on 27 minutes when he converted David Cowley’s cross at the far post.
AS someone with an aversion to audience participation, I was a little nervous when I saw how intimate the venue at Moot Hall was but by the end of the play all thoughts of this were forgotten and I was leaning forward, mouth open in an unflattering fashion, hanging off the cast’s every word.
ST Clare Hospice is searching for the perfect pooch to be the face of its Winter Walkies event.
BUSINESS students at Harlow College were treated last week to a series of motivational talks by WorKingOptions, an inspirational group who aim to help school, sixth form and college students to realise their potential in the world of business.
THE ALBINO Peaches first single ‘Tore Me Apart’ will be the bands first world wide release. To celebrate the release, they are inviting people to a private release show in their hometown of Harlow on Nov 20th!
HARLOW Open 14 exhibition has drawn people from across the region to visit and see the talent of Harlow.
HARLOW music lovers should brace themselves for something quite extraordinary on Thursday 27th November!
STEWARDS Academy pulled out all the stops to commemorate Remembrance Day, with the whole Stewards community coming together as one. About 1400 people stood in silence in the bright November sunshine to remember the sacrifices of so many in the past 100 years.
A stoppage time winner from Afolabi Obafemi saw Billericay become the first side to reach the Quarter-Finals of the Essex Senior Cup following an enthralling 3-2 victory over Ryman North leaders Harlow Town at the Harlow Arena.
WILLS can tell us all sorts of things about the lives of people in the past. For example, in 1641, Elizabeth Fuller of Chigwell left her eldest son Henry her ‘longe carte’, ‘dunge carte’, ‘pondering crose’, ‘furnace’, and her ‘mault quarne’. We believe the cross would have been used for religious contemplation and the quarne for grinding grain. Her second son received ‘my best chest and my best brace [brass] pot’, to modern eyes this might seem the better bequest!
WITH the action shared between just two actors, co-writer Tamsin Shasa’s Helen, and her guard who seems at points more her captor, in his combat fatigues, it is a deliberately physical performance, told more in movement than in the one sided dialogue. This leaves the audience lacking any real context, despite continued references to Troy, and her face.
THE Digital Skills for Growth programme offers local businesses up to £4,000 towards training costs when recruiting.
Harlow MP Robert Halfon calls for musicians and filmmakers to enter Rock the House and Film the House
HARLOW MP Robert Halfon is inviting musicians and filmmakers of Harlow to enter Parliament’s two biggest creative competitions, Rock the House and Film the House, by 31st December.
A FASCINATING play by first time director, Harry Tennison. Let the Moot House Players put it in their own words.
Peter who was a dog trainer with Harlow and district dog training club became ill just seven weeks ago. He led a very active life attending moot house every Tuesday for over 20 years helping many owners in Harlow and beyond.
THE worldwide phenomena is a simple one. Register on line, turn up at 9am at the Greyhound Car Park (make sure you get a pay and display) and then run the 5k run through the park.
ACTIVE Essex is supporting a national initiative which aims to close the gender gap in sport.