ON Thursday, we published a story regarding the stabbing of a teenage Muslim in Harlow. One of the comments on our Facebook page, objected to the stye of reporting and called for the “journalists should be hanged for slander” (sic).
Have you ever wondered how Amazon’s Echo can enable someone to stay independent? WITH the development of internet technology, smart homes have become a hot topic in society today. However, there are few smart homes designed for the elderly. Rainbow Services (Harlow) have been funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, and […]
WHILST I accept that it is the nature of both local and national politics that stories are sometimes “spun” for political advantage,
Dear Editor, I’d like to pay tribute to the open mic community in Harlow. Whether you are a performer or a spectator, these special evenings add up to a great night out in a welcoming and supportive environment. I hadn’t played guitar in over a decade in my bedroom let alone in front of people […]
Dear Editor, MORE smoke and mirrors from Labour councillors over a number of planning issues. So for the benefit of readers here are the facts: 1 Harlow’s Labour administration have been working very closely with nearby Councils including Epping Forest DC (EFDC) for at least 3 years to produce their Local Plans and that of […]
CAN you contact Harlow police and find out what they are doing to tackle the problems with the kids around the Adams House area in the Town Centre.
THE majority of your readers will have had experience of nursing care, either directly through care they’ve received or from witnessing that given to family and friends.
WE all lead busy lives. In today’s world, it’s as if it’s a badge of honour. Always rushing to the next thing. Working late to meet that deadline to please a boss or client. Driving from one place to the other.
ON SATURDAY, in town centres across the land, Stop The Brexit Coup events took place.
TWO reports on the subject of housing were published last week which make interesting reading and ones which politicians both nationally and locally should take note of.
WHY is it, despite the public space protection order that was supposed to target anti social behaviour and alcohol consumption within the town centre.
DID you know that Harlow Council are currently upgrading resident’s boilers? The EU insists on electric boilers for new builds; the government has announced its ambitious plans for zero carbon emissions and now the council has declared a climate emergency.
Dear Editor, The word on the ground is that we could have a General Election this year. Apparently it is to do with Brexit. You may have heard of it? Harlow Conservative Party and our Conservative MP may have had a few wobbles on the matter over the last three years but appear fairly wedded […]
EACH day is a new day. It’s a new beginning and it’s so clear. Whatever you did yesterday or you didn’t do doesn’t matter. Leave it there and forget it. Focus on today, because it’s the day that you only have now and you have to utilise it to the best.
AT around 12.45pm on Thursday July 19th, yet another vehicle collision occurred at the extremely dangerous junction of Momples Road with First Avenue.
LAST Friday night into Saturday morning I spent the night in London with some of my friends. This has got me thinking about how stunning a real friendship can be and how important it really is. Friends are extremely important, and friendship is a major part of our lives, especially for us young adults!
THE Irish Times has reported that Boris Johnson, who will probably be the next prime minister, may be having trouble with Irish names.
IT is good to hear that Essex County Council will not be closing any libraries in Harlow (and Essex).
Reasons Why It’s Important to Follow Your Dreams Everyone always says, “Follow your dreams!” But not everyone does it, because life interjects. I’m writing this blog because a month ago, I followed my dream to enter a marketing-based career, but there were factors that made me think twice, but I took the plunge but I’m […]
AS a member of The Labour Party and a member of Christians on the Left I would like to share the enclosed statement with you.
IN 2002 in a column written for the Daily Telegraph, Mr Johnson used two racial slurs to refer to African people. “Tony Blair would love touring the continent”, Johnson wrote, “because he will be greeted by ‘cheering crowds of flag-waving piccaninnies’ – a racist term for an African child – and “the tribal warriors will all break out in watermelon smiles to see the big white chief”.
HARLOW Council’s tenants and leaseholders living in flat blocks will shortly have to consider “bin cages” being installed outside their blocks possibly on much needed communal areas. Are they really needed?
By Robert Halfon This article was first published on the ConservativeHome website. Compassionate Conservatism courses through the veins of this Party. I know – I speak to colleagues and members every day. From educational attainment to lack of in-work progression. From family breakdown to fragile social care. From addiction to defunct housing. These concerns, and […]
DO people not realise this is the “vision”of the future according to West Essex CCG. That’s what the 3,500 patients who were thrown out of Osler House Surgery were told last year.