Football: Harlow promotion push still on track

HARLOW Town’s promotion push remained on course with this 3-0 victory against a tricky Soham Town Rangers. Junior Dadson go things going in the 47th minute but it wasn’t until the last five minutes that they secured the three points with two girl say Alex Read (86 and 90).

Storm Katie hits Harlow as strong winds blow

M25 Essex – M25 QE2 Bridge in Lakeside closed clockwise from J31, A1306 (West Thurrock) to J1a, A206 (Swanscombe), because of strong winds. M25 Kent – Two lanes closed on M25 Dartford Tunnel anticlockwise between J1a, A282 (Swanscombe) and J31 A1306 Arterial Road West Thurrock.

Police name tragic girl who died in Harlow Town Park

DETECTIVES investigating the death of a girl following an incident in Harlow Town Park in Harlow are now able to name the deceased. Summer Grant, aged 7, from Braeford Close in Norwich, died after suffering serious injuries whilst on a bouncy castle on Saturday, February 26.

Harlow Council leader sends his condolences over Harlow Town Park tragedy

THE LEADER of Harlow Council has sent his condolences to the family of the little girl who died in Harlow Town Park on Saturday afternoon. Councillor Jon Clempner, Leader of Harlow Council, said: “Harlow is a town in shock following this tragic incident yesterday (26 March 2016). I can’t imagine the heartache of the parents and family of the little girl who has died, and my thoughts are with them.

Essex Police appeal for witnesses after tragic death of seven-year-old at Harlow Town Park

DETECTIVES have launched an investigation after a girl died following an incident in Harlow Town Park in Edinburgh Way on Saturday, March 26.
The girl, who is believed to be aged 7 and from Norwich, was taken to Princess Alexandra Hospital by ambulance just before 5pm after sustaining serious injuries whilst on a bouncy castle. She sadly died a few hours later.

Storm Katie set to hit Harlow over Easter weekend

HARLOW is set to be battered by a storm bringing strong winds and the threat of disruption to the end of the Easter weekend.
Storm Katie is set to hit on Easter Monday with gales of up to 70mph, the Met Office said, bringing a risk of “fallen trees and disruption to power supplies” leading to travel disruption.

Trial date set for death of Harlow man at Park Inn

A MAN aged 20 has pleaded not guilty to killing a 52-year-old Harlow man who died after an assault at the Park Inn Hotel.
Bradley Casey, formerly of Palmers Way, Cheshunt, and now living in Thetford, Norfolk, denied the manslaughter of Harlow William Wareham when he appeared at Chelmsford Crown Court on Wednesday (March 23).

Order and chaos coming to the Rhodes

It is the fourth biennial selected exhibition by members of the Eastern region Textile forum. The work was selected by internationally acclaimed Weaver and experienced curator, Heidi Lichterman, through a Royal Academy Summer exhibition style process which left some artists delighted and others disappointed. However the resulting exhibition will be well worth a visit.

Another road to hell or faster routes to Harlow?

HARLOW businesses are being urged to share their views on plans for the new Lower Thames Crossing before the consultation closes tonight (Thursday).
Options for a new Lower Thames Crossing are being consulted upon and Essex County Council is urging businesses to support Option C, Route 3.

Extra patrols over Easter at Stansted Airport

ESSEX Police is working with Stansted Airport to provide additional visibility and reassurance in and around the airport over the bank holiday weekend.
Chief Inspector Jon Hayter said: “Although the threat level remains the same, in the wake of the attacks in Brussels we want to provide reassurance to holiday-makers.

Five Harlow men charged over assault in town centre

FIVE Harlow men have today been charged following an assault in the town centre last year.

Daniel Lockett, 20, of Little Brays, Luke Martin, 18 of Joyners Field, Jordan Hinton, 18 of The Briars, Craig Quennell, 20 of Long Banks and Luke Quennell, 18 of Long Banks have been charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

Army charity makes appeal to people of Harlow

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, has seen an 87% increase in need for support from the Essex Armed Forces community.
This spring, in a bid to meet the increase in need, SSAFA is launching a search across the length and breadth of Essex to find new recruits to join its ranks of dedicated volunteers.