Planning bid for new houses in Kingsdon Lane-Belfield Gardens thrown out

Planning bid for new houses in Kingsdon Lane-Belfield Gardens thrown out

A PLANNING application to build three houses in a street between Potter Street and Church Langley has been rejected by the planning committee. The exact location was Kingsdon Lane but if the application was successful an access route would be created in Belfield Gardens in Church Langley. Officers had recommended it for approval. Mr Steve […]

MP Robert Halfon expresses dismay at food parcel pictures and questions Education Secretary

MP Robert Halfon expresses dismay at food parcel pictures and questions Education Secretary

HARLOW MP Robert Halfon has expressed his disappointment at the quality of food parcels being sent out to disadvantaged families. Mr Halfon said: “I care deeply about ensuring that children from disadvantaged backgrounds get free school lunches. I even voted against my own Government to try and get policy changed on extending free school meals. […]

Harlow Council: Budget proposals will support services through pandemic (but council tax to go up)

Harlow Council: Budget proposals will support services through  pandemic (but council tax to go up)

HARLOW Council’s budget proposals for 2021 to 2022 have been published today. For the eighth year running the budget proposes no cuts to any services or redundancies. There will also be continued support for residents affected by the pandemic plus much-needed investment in the town’s future. The budget also proposes a 1.99% council tax increase in Harlow Council’s […]

Police hunt for man over Boxing Day assault

Police hunt for man over Boxing Day assault

ESSEX Police want to speak to Nadeem Hussain, 40, in connection with a serious assault and common assault that happened in North Grove on Boxing Day, Saturday 26 December, 2020. Hussain has links to North London, Bishop Stortford, Edmonton and Walthamstow. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Harlow CID. Visit https://www.essex.police.uk […]

Covid-19: Slight increase in cases in Harlow (but Old Harlow and Newhall drops for fourth day in a row).

Covid-19: Slight increase in cases in Harlow (but Old Harlow and Newhall drops for fourth day in a row).

THE NUMBER of Covid cases has risen but only slightly. There were 1,173 registered for January 8th and published today. That is an increase of 23. The breakdown figures for Harlow show a total of 1150. Saturday: 1327 Sunday: 1266 Monday: 1193 Tuesday: 1150 Wednesday: 1173 Seven “wards” saw an increase whilst four decreased including […]