TWO Harlow Rugby Club stalwarts have been recognised for their work during the pandemic. Chair of Rugby Paul Tucker has been awarded an Active Essex Sports Hero Award. Paul has kept all the members of the club informed of any changes to rules and regulations during pandemic. A lot of the rules can be complicated […]
AS we have documented on a number of occasions, Harlow resident has done a lot of campaigning work to combat knife crime in Harlow and beyond.
THE CITIZENS’ Advice Bureau of Harlow has been a very busy place this year.
THE people at Ashlyn Care Home were treated to a beautiful surprise last week when Abi Sears, a friend of resident Sylvia Mascall, kindly donated a beautiful hamper basket for their Christmas Raffle. Everybody was incredibly happy about Abi’s donation, as it was a great addition to the lovely prizes that they had already received from team […]
ESSEX Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) is encouraging everyone to help raise money for its charity when they shop online in the run up to Christmas.
THIS January 2021, you can recycle your Christmas tree with local charity St Clare Hospice, who will come and collect your tree from your home in return for a donation to their vital hospice cause.
A £200,000 investment from Essex County Council is to make key cycleways in Harlow ‘safer, greener and healthier’.
A message from West Essex Mind OUR Mental Health Support Team, formally Trailblazers, work in a range of schools in Harlow. They ran a competition with student to design the best Christmas cards. 5 of the best cards were chosen and are on sale now. Spread some cheer this Christmas with a handwritten card showing […]
TWO Harlow residents were recognised in the Pride of Essex Awards. The Pride of Essex Awards (formerly the ‘Essex Achievement Awards’) have been around since 1993. They were originated by Susie Cornell MBE. DL., who continues to be an active force behind them. Originally the Awards were in recognition to special people, of all ages, […]
A HARLOW school has thanked an Ingatestone company for the donation of a Christmas tree.
PARNDON Wood Crematorium in Harlow is giving three local charities a total of nearly £24,000 in donations, which it raised as part of its metal recycling scheme.
STRAWBERRY Star Homes are bringing forward major regeneration plans that will transform Harlow town centre.
THE government have given us permission to temporarily relax the lockdown over Christmas and mix in larger family gatherings, but this is permission to relax the rules carefully,
A HARLOW couple are hoping to raise money for the homeless through their dazzling Christmas lights. Kate and Danny Stephens have put up their decorations outside their house in Parnall Road. Katie said: “Danny and I are wanting to raise money for charity. We’ve been saying it every year but this year when we put […]
A COMMUNITY-minded landscape gardener has made a generous donation to the Harlow Foodbank.
HUNDREDS of Essex residents have taken part in a new campaign, which
encourages local people to replace their daily drives with more regular
walking and cycling. The Stop.Swap._GO!_ campaign
FOLLOWING a recent visit from Princess Anne, Harlow’s MP, asked the Culture Secretary to recognise the work of Harlow’s CAB “which has done so much to help those who are struggling or facing difficulties in their lives”.
EACH year, the High Sheriff gives financial support to voluntary organisations for initiatives that are helping to tackle crime, community safety and anti-social behaviour in their local area or across the County.
THE Head Coach at a popular running group in Harlow has been awarded an Essex Active Hero Award. The awards were organised by Essex County Council in partnership with Active Essex. In 2019, Adrian Fell, along with Sharon Wright and Alex Smith started ParkrunandBeyond (PRAB). It was for those runners who had got into running […]
FORTY-FIVE youngsters become anti-bullying ambassadors during anti-bullying week 2020 UK.
St Clare Hospice secures Barclays funding to continue Bereavement Support Helpline for the next year
ST Clare Hospice, has secured £100,000 funding from Barclays to continue their Bereavement Support Helpline for the next year. The helpline, 01279 967670, launched in June 2020 in response to a community requirement for immediate emotional support, information and guidance,
SHOPPERS in Harlow are being urged to donate to the UK’s biggest food collection and support the Trussell Trust and FareShare as they help people in crisis amid the Covid-19 pandemic this Christmas.
A GO FUND ME page has been set up to help with the funeral expenses of a young Harlow man who tragically took his own life.
THESE may be different days but they are still busy days at Stewards Academy.