A RECENT poll has indicated that Harlow residents are changing their minds over Brexit. Best for Britain and Hope Not Hate have produced a new map of British attitude towards Brexit and they are saying that the tide has turned. The map can be found here. https://www.bestforbritain.org/map Harlow At the referendum of 2016, 32.0% voters […]
PLANS to demolish garages off Commonside Road are up before the Harlow Council planning committee. The details are as follows: Garage Blocks 19-52 The Readings, Harlow Demolition of Garage Blocks and Associated Hard-Surfacing and Construction of 2 No. Accessible Bungalows and 1 No. Terraced Dwelling. There have been a number of objections. The concerns raised […]
ON THURSDAY, Robert Halfon, MP for Harlow, wrote to Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, urging him to bring an end to the annual rail fare increase.
ESSEX County Council is congratulating the county’s A-Level students after they received their exam results today. (Thursday, August 16).
THERE was a public exhibition held in respect of this site and it was already clear that almost all the residents who made a comment were against the proposals.
HARLOW MP Rob Halfon and colleague Zac Goldsmith have written to the Conservative Party Board to issue a Code of Conduct complaint against Lord Sheikh. They say: “Our Party Chairman, The Rt Hon Brandon Lewis MP, has noted the disgraceful nature of this conference in his powerful article in the Daily Mail where he rightly […]
ACCORDING to the organisation ‘We Own It’, 76% of the public want the railways to be in public ownership while only three in ten people trust the rail industry. Most of us believe the railways should be accountable to taxpayers rather than shareholders.
TEENAGERS from the age of 16 across Essex are able to get free condoms following the launch of an innovative new app.
UP until 24 August 2018 Harlow Council is asking for views on whether the town’s private hire vehicles (also known as mini-cabs) should be allowed to display roof signs.
ROBERT Halfon welcomes additional Government investment to end rough sleeping
PLANS for new homes near Bush Fair are set to go before the Harlow Council Planning Committee. Bushey Croft is on Tawneys Road, opposite William Martin school. The application by the Harlow Council Regeneration Team is for: Development of 16 No. Affordable Homes Comprising 6 No. Two Bedroom and 10 No. Three Bedroom Houses on […]
HARLOW and Gilston Garden Town Board is looking to recruit a leading figure to help set and steer the direction of the delivery of the New Garden Town in and around the Harlow and Gilston area.
ESSEX County Council is predicting to increase external borrowing by more than £250 million in three years to £760 million.
ROBERT Halfon, MP for Harlow, has raised concerns that the proposed merger between Sainsbury’s and ASDA will damage competition amongst fuel retailers. He highlights growing fears that this will lead to an increase in fuel prices for motorists.
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’.
HARLOW Council is set to debate whether the paddling pool in Harlow Town Park should be replaced.
Councillor Tony Edwards launches EPetition to tackle crime in Harlow Town Centre Statement from Cllr Edwards “As a Harlow District Councillor whose Toddbrook Ward includes the Town Centre I have become increasingly aware of the activities of what appears to be a group or groups of people who meet outside of Adams House and in […]
A TOP Harlow Conservative councillor is continuing to press Harlow Council over the cost of using a PR company to promote the Discover Harlow campaign.
A proposal for a four-bedroom house behind the homes built on the former Carpenters Arms pub site in Thornwood is “not a clever idea”, a parish councillor has said.
THE Leader of Harlow Council, Mark Ingall, met with the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex, Roger Hirst, on Monday, to discuss concerns being raised by residents and business owners about suspected criminal activity in Harlow Town Centre.
ALMOST two thirds of Essex’s police officers say they would be willing to carry guns – ten per cent higher than the average in England and Wales.
Have your say on the proposed Lower Thames Crossing THE Lower Thames Crossing is the proposed new road including a tunnel beneath the River Thames, connecting Kent, Thurrock and Essex. On the south side of the Thames, the new road will link the tunnel to the A2 and M2 in Kent. On the north side, […]
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Senior Tory councillor slams parking company for ticketing cars in New Hall in the middle of the night
A SENIOR Harlow Councillor has slammed a parking company that he claims has been issuing tickets in the middle of the night.