Harlow man sought over Christmas Day assault

ESSEX Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace Mario George, who they want to speak to in connection with an assault in Harlow on Christmas Day last year. George, 34, was last known to be living in Harlow.

Appeal as demand on Princess Alexandra Hospital graded “Extremely high”

DEMAND on the local Emergency Department is extremely high. People in Harlow, across West Essex and East and North Hertfordshire are being encouraged to choose the right care for their needs.

This includes calling NHS 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not an emergency; considering self care where possible; visiting your local pharmacy or GP. In most cases, you can get help and advice from these professionals which can remove the need to attend the Emergency Department.

Essex Fire and Police discuss working together

“I welcome Nick Alston’s statement at today’s Fire Authority meeting, which sets out the stall for collaborative work which both services, along with the East of England Ambulance Service and the County Council will be now begin to develop further.

Come and find out more about Sir Charles Kao UTC

SIR Charles Kao UTC, one of 40 state-funded technical academies for 14-19 year olds throughout England, specialises in Medical Technology and Smart Environments. Students have the opportunity to join the University Technical College full-time at Year 10 to study their GCSEs or in Year 12 to study their A Level qualifications.

Harlow parking wardens shortlisted for award

THE finalists for the British Parking Awards have been announced and the North Essex Parking Partnership (NEPP) has been shortlisted for the Team of the Year category. Having previously won the Parking Partnership award at the 2012 British Parking Awards, NEPP is keen to show the judges another successful area of its organisation.

Man assaulted by mob in Church Langley

DETECTIVES are investigating a disturbance in which a man was struck around the head with a push scooter, causing a serious injury to his eye.
The 27-year-old victim was involved in a disturbance with a group of between 10 and 15 teenage boys outside Tesco in Church Langley, Harlow, at about 9.40pm on Friday February 5.

Preview: Harlow Town have records in their sights

PREVIEW: In form Harlow Town host Thurrock in promotion showdown with record-breaking streak in their sights. By Matt Biggadike AN in form Harlow Town welcome 4th placed Thurrock to the Arena tomorrow afternoon in another top of the table clash. The Hawks are the in form side of the Ryman Division One North and will […]

Rugby: Harlow Under-14’s battle hard for draw

THIS was a very tight game. We have not played Basildon since the minis so they were an unknown to us but saying that they were not sure about us ever. We only had 15 players at the start of the game with one of our players turning up just before half time. This due to car trouble. We had a bit of a walk to the pitch. We walked out of the club car park. Turn right then left. Passed the tracker factory. Over a dual carriageway and then through a hedge and onto the pitch. That was the warm up done.

Fire in The Chase

ESSEX Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus have extinguished a fire in a fourth floor bedroom of a house within the New Hall Estate in Harlow.