XII I II III IIII V VI VII VIII IX X XI

Staff Reporter

Responsive image

A PROPOSED strategy for dealing with Essex’s waste has received a good level of agreement following consultation with thousands of residents. The draft Waste Strategy for Essex sets out a plan for managing recycling and waste in Essex over the next 30 years. It has been developed…

Responsive image

AN Essex Police officer has been dismissed from the force after sexually assaulting a female member of police staff while he was on duty. David Hiscock twice sexually touched his victim’s bottom and attempted to initiate sexually suggestive conversations with his victim, referred to as Ms Z to…

Responsive image

Dear Editor, AS an independent observer, for many, many years, of local politics in Harlow, I am not surprised by the “extraordinary scenes” at the Full Council Budget meeting, but I am disappointed. I am not fooled by the Conservative’s Council Tax freeze, any more than I…

Responsive image

HARLOW’S Community Policing Team are continuing with high visibility patrols of The Stow to deter crime and anti-social behaviour (ASB). The Stow is one of 13 hotspot areas across the county that received a share of a £1.1m investment by Essex’s Police, Fire and Crime…

Responsive image

SUPPORT 4 Sight has been awarded further funding from The National Lottery Community Fund for its award-winning Support 4 Employment service. Over the past five years, Support 4 Sight’s employment service, Support 4 Employment, has engaged with over 300 blind and partially sighted people across…

Responsive image

Harlow Running & Tri Club results from the weekend  Saturday, February 17th JACK Wood participated in the Hyde Park 10K. As a new member of the club, he proudly wore the club shirt for the first time and said that it must have brought him…

Responsive image

Licensing Act: Public Notice of Application. Full details below.

Responsive image

CAN you help find Naomi Brewer who’s missing from Colchester?  Police believe Naomi, 41, was in Chelmsford on Tuesday 20 February, but hasn’t been seen or heard from since. She also has links to Clacton and Harlow. Naomi is white, around 5ft 2 ins tall,…

Responsive image

THE total amount Harlow residents will pay in Council Tax from 1 April 2024 has been set and this year’s bill will include a freeze in Harlow Council’s share for the third year running. Essex County Council will increase its share by 4.99%, which includes…

Responsive image

THE Labour group are shocked by the Conservatives’ cavalier attitude towards the medium and long-term stability of the council’s finances which will put at risk many of our much-loved services, such as Pets’ Corner, the paddling pools and Playhouse that it proclaims to be protecting.…

Responsive image

ON 24 February a large piece of equipment will be taken from the Port of Tilbury in Essex to Millbrook Power station in Bedfordshire. This is an essential piece of equipment for the power station which, when completed, will operate as a ‘peaking plant’ and only…

Responsive image

WITH just one week to go Essex & Suffolk Water is encouraging customers involved with environmental projects and community groups to apply for Branch Out funding. Every year, the company sets aside grants of up to £25,000 to support local projects that reconnect residents with…

Responsive image

STAPLE Tye ward’s Conservative Councillor Alastair Gunn has expressed his delight after securing a £830,000 investment in the area’s Latton Bush Centre. The bumper deal to improve the Centre was approved at last night’s (Thursday 22 February) Harlow Council meeting as part of the budget…

Responsive image

A NEW package of measures to help families save on energy costs and access cheaper deals is being launched by the government, as figures published today show prices set to fall to their lowest level since Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Ofgem confirmed the price cap…

Responsive image

THE BUDGET for Harlow Council was set last night. The Conservatives voted for it.. Labour did not. We will let both sides have their point of view. Here is the Conservative take on Thursday night’s events. ====================== “Extraordinary scenes” took place at the Harlow Full…

Responsive image

Update: Statement from East of England Ambulance Service We were called at 5.19pm with reports of a person with burns in Latton Common Road, Harlow. We sent an ambulance, ambulance officer vehicle and Essex and Herts Air Ambulance. One man was taken to Princess Alexandra…