TWO nurses at The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust (PAHT) have been recognised for the outstanding patient care they give and the support they provide for colleagues by Ruth May, chief nursing officer for England. Francina Mushaninga, matron on a care of the elderly ward, and Victoria Andrews, lead nurse for practice development, have each […]
THE RSPCA is warning prospective puppy buyers to watch out for Christmas cons as a new survey* finds more than one in 10 people are planning to buy a puppy this festive season.
THE chief executive of BMAT has welcomed the news that Mark Hall Academy is joining their group of schools. Mark Hall Academy is now one of eleven schools under the BMAT wing. We went down to the First Avenue school to interview Helena Mills in order to find out more about how the collaboration came […]
A WOMAN has been charged in connection with the death of a man in Harlow.
HARLOW Labour Council Leader Mark Ingall hailed some great news for Harlow. “On Friday I found out that we have successfully bid for £3.56m to progress development at Harlow Science Park”.
FOLLOWING constant lobbying from Harlow’s MP, Robert Halfon, a major £6 million Government investment into Harlow has today been approved by the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP).
FOLLOWING a recent visit from Princess Anne, Harlow’s MP, asked the Culture Secretary to recognise the work of Harlow’s CAB “which has done so much to help those who are struggling or facing difficulties in their lives”.
THE coronavirus vaccine developed by the University of Oxford stops 70% of people developing Covid symptoms, a large-scale trial shows reports the BBC.
A HARLOW businesswoman and local residents are up in arms over a bid to put a burger van slap bang in front of a new shop in Harlow.
YOUR HARLOW has just crashed through the five million page view barrier.
FOOTBALL star Marcus Rashford has praised Longwood Primary students after they wrote letters to him.
ESSEX Firefighters were called to assist at the scene of a road traffic collision involving two vehicles on Sunday afternoon. The location was London Road at Hastingwood (near to McDonalds). Fire crews worked with paramedics to help release two casualties trapped in the vehicle. The casualties were released by 5pm and left in the care […]
THE ‘Santa Dash’ is an event loved by charities and their supporters everywhere.
A HARLOW woman has started a fundraiser for her sister who faces a battle against cancer. Juliette Charles has opened up a gofundme page for her sister Ellie. Juliette said: My beautiful sister has been diagnosed with breast cancer, DCIS with micro invasion. “This is awful at any time but obviously made more so in […]
THERE has been another three deaths due to Covid-19 at Princess Alexandra Hospital. That brings a total of sixteen for November. This takes the total number of deaths to 222. YH understands that there are 39 Covid patients in PAH including two patients on a ventilator. There are 64 patients awaiting results. For your guidance, […]
THE road that runs from Paringdon Road in Harlow across to London Road near Thornwood.
FIVE people were arrested and 12 given fines as officers shut down an unlicensed music event in North Weald which was a clear and blatant breach of the Government’s COVID-19 regulations. Police had received intelligence about an event planned in the CM16 postcode and put in place a dispersal order covering parts of Epping, Theydon […]
ESSEX County Council is set bring the running of its recycling centres and waste processing in house – despite this bringing the “highest level of risk”.
GOVERNMENT ministers are facing a direct appeal from church leaders to reopen places of worship for Christmas services amid claims they are ‘Covid-secure’.
HARLOW Council bosses have expressed their concerns over increases in the Covid-19 infection rate in Harlow The council has a dedicated Recovery and Resilience Group that meets over Zoom once a month. Senior officer, Andrew Bramidge reported on a range of statistics but he was clearly concerned in the increase in Harlow. A couple of […]
A TOUGHER three-tiered system of local restrictions will come into force in England when the lockdown ends on 2 December, Downing Street has said.
A DISPERSAL order had been put in place in part of the Epping Forest District following information about an unlicensed music event planned there.
ON FRIDAY morning , the government announced that adults over the age of 50 will be able to get their free flu vaccine from 1 December in the next phase of this year’s expanded flu vaccination programme, the government has confirmed.
EACH year, the High Sheriff gives financial support to voluntary organisations for initiatives that are helping to tackle crime, community safety and anti-social behaviour in their local area or across the County.