Harlow runners meet Mo Farah

EIGHT-year-old Maddie Bailey had an amazing run and competed against 1000 other athletes in the under 9’s race over 1 mile and finished in bronze medal position in a fast time of 6mins flat. Maddie first competed in this race when she was 3 years old, completing the course in a time of 10mins 17 secs accompanied on that occaision by her father. Maddie is coached by her mum Gina Bailey at Harlow Athletic Club where she trains with a group of children aged 8-10years.

Razed Roof go to Jaywick

A free, open-air version of ‘FLOOD’ will be performed by Razed Roof outside Jaywick Martello Tower on Sunday 21st September at 2pm and 3.30pm (weather permitting)

Nishall’s blog: Campaigning 101

OVER the last six years, I have campaigned three times to get elected on Harlow Youth Council, worked on other various campaigns to raise awareness or to take action for a cause and now recently trying to raise money so I can get to the One Young World Summit in Dublin this October. (For more info about One Young World Summit and if you you would like to sponsor me please visit http://www.gofundme.com/Nishall)

Qween have one vision for The Square?

CRAIG John’s high regard for Freddie mercury’s music will be evident from the moment the show starts. Craig has performed his Freddie Mercury tribute act all over the world, when you hear him you’ll be amazed as the room comes alive. His show guarantees all the energy and power of the original, creating an unbelieveably accurate illusion of Freddie Mercury himself.

Discover how Harlow residents lived through WW1

A UNIQUE heritage open day featuring a recruitment stand for Kitchener’s Army, re-enactments of ‘Tommy’ army life from the 10th Essex Regiment, and period music from the Essex Yeomanry Band, is set to bring WW1 to life.
Essex at War 1914–1918, a collaboration between Essex County Council’s Essex Record Office and Chelmsford City Council’s Hylands House, takes place at Hylands House on Sunday 14th September.

“The best comedy club outside of London” and it is coming to the Harlow Playhouse

Live at the Playhouse is bringing back two phenomenal line-ups of cutting edge comedy on the 13th September and 22nd November. The brilliant line-up in September includes satirical comic Andrew Lawrence, the whimsical Tom Deacon, energetic Joe Rowntree and cheeky chappy Andrew Doyle. The compere of the evening will be the brilliant, Fin Taylor.

Harlow man star of Stammer School

A HARLOW man is one of the participants in a Channel 4 documentary called Stammer School. The documentary, follows Thomas Battelley, of Staple Tye, as part of a group of people with the speech impediment, as they take part in an intensive programme that sets out to help them overcome their difficulties.

North Weald Airfield Community Day

WORLD War II fighter planes, military vehicles and classic cars will all be on display as the hugely popular North Weald Airfield Community Day returns on Sunday 7 September 2014. It’s also a great day out for families as fairground rides and entertainment for children are free all day.

Athletics: Harlow shine in tough Takeley 10K

At the multi-terrain and hilly Takeley 10K Jamie Jephcott finished in 18th place out of 330 finishers in a superb 42min 33min. He was followed home by Gary Godfrey 30th in 44min 41sec, Daniel Jephcott 38th in 45min 47sec, Pasquale Pellucchia 46th and 2nd Vet 60 in 46min 11sec, Paul Dixon 80th in 48min 31sec, Vicky Steadman 99th in 49min 42sec, Robin Lozeau 108th in 50min 43sec and Janice Page 233rd in 60min 43sec.