Harlow working families can apply for childcare support

Harlow working families can apply for childcare support

FROM today, around 190,000 working families in the East of England with children under 12 can apply for up to £2,000 of childcare support per child, per year. Parents, including the self-employed, can apply online for Tax-Free Childcare by visiting Childcare Choices. Parents can also access the government’s childcare calculator through Childcare Choices, which helps […]

Church Langley residents angry at plans for Premier Inn

Church Langley residents angry at plans for Premier Inn

DOZENS of Church Langley residents have lodged their objections to plans for a Premier Inn hotel. If approved, residents would see the erection of three storey hotel adjacent to the site of the Potters Arms public house and close to Church Langley Primary. By Monday morning, there had been 79 objections to the planning application. […]

Blogspot: Listening to Church Langley’s residents:

Blogspot: Listening to Church Langley’s residents:

Listening to Church Langley’s Residents: LAST Wednesday (07/02) in the House of Commons the annual Police Grant, which approves central police funding for each financial year, was voted on and subsequently passed. Since 2014, Essex Police’s allocation of funds from the national police grant has been cut by £11.7m between 2014/15 – 2017/18. Is it […]

Candidates announced for Little Parndon By-Election

Candidates announced for Little Parndon By-Election

HARLOW Council has released details of the candidates for the Little Panron and Hare Street By-Election. The seat is vacant due to the resignation of former leader of the council, Jon Clempner. The candidates are: Chris Vince (Labour) John Steer (Conservative) Patsy Long (UKIP) The by-election is set for Thursday March 8th. Further details can […]

Police Commissioner hosts Homelessness seminar

Police Commissioner hosts Homelessness seminar

STRATEGIC leaders from across Essex are working together to look at how they can beat homelessness in the county. The Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex organised a seminar last week (Friday, February 2) to consider the new Homelessness Reduction Act. Held at the Cloudfm County Ground in Chelmsford, the event […]

PM Theresa May announces review into future of newspapers

PM Theresa May announces review into future of newspapers

THERESA May has announced a review of the sustainability of Britain’s newspaper industry in the face of falling circulations and online competition for advertising revenue reports the Press Gazette. In a speech in Manchester today (Feb 6th), the Prime Minister described the free press as “one of the foundations on which our democracy is built”, […]

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