Celebrating Glad To Care Week at Ashlyn Care Home The residents of Ashlyn Care Home in The Stow, Harlow, recently celebrated the first Glad to Care Week with team members at the home. Glad to Care week is a national recognition week that is celebrated across the UK (6th-12th July), honouring key workers and those […]
HARLOW PLAYHOUSE ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR RECOVERY FOLLOWING a lengthy planning process and after the publication of government guidance, Harlow Playhouse can announce plans to re-open its facility in a safe and sensible way. The plans detailed below are measured and take into account the safety of staff and visitors, ongoing planned improvements to the facility […]
TEN-year-old Seren-Bliss is going to be cutting and donating her hair for the Little Princess Trust. All money raised will be going to Mind, a charity very close to their family.
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ESSEX County Council are today reminding residents that they will continue to keep Essex safe as the formal national shielding programme comes to an end.
WITH the pandemic disrupting many social events, children across the land have missed out on summer term trips and farewell traditions of their schools. But at Potter Street Academy and Purford Green Primary, staff were determined to find a way to celebrate Year 6 pupils’ achievements, and allow them to say a proper goodbye to their primary schools.
THEY are opening early, so that you can bring a picnic, Pack it away at 2pm and linger longer in the Garden.
AT the end of June, 1st Church Langley Guides met up with 1st Tye Green Guides over Zoom for their first ever virtual guide meeting and Guide enrolment.
MIND in West Essex’s new Mental Health Support Team (aka Trailblazer) is seeking to engage with minority communities particularly BAME, LGBTQ+, religious groups, traveller community and any other under-represented groups in the field of mental health.
A VILLAGE school headteacher is saying an emotional farewell to the community he loves.
ESSEX County Council (ECC) has today, Tuesday 14 July, committed to investing over £1.1million into growing the health and social care sector in Essex.
SAVE OUR LIBRARIES ESSEX (SOLE) is demanding that a good stock of printed books are available in library services. SOLE believes these are essential for a library service, and that the inevitable increase in digital use during lockdown…
A SCHOOL’S care for its children during the Coronavirus crisis has earned it an award. Sir Frederick Gibberd College, in Harlow, has been given the Safeguarding Initiative Award, recognising schools which have demonstrated exceptional safeguarding during the crisis. The school submitted evidence to show how it has been taking care of its community and, as […]
Children’s Author Teams up with Sport Champions to Raise Funds for UK Zoos A HARLOW Paralympian has joined forces with a children’s author to raise funds for UK zoos, including Colchester Zoo. Richard Chiassaro, who represented Team GB in the 2016 Paralympics has partnered with Josie Dom, author of popular children’s picture books Lum and […]
ESQUIRES in The Water Gardens, Harlow is reopening tomorrow (Saturday July 11th), for takeaway only.
THE MICHAEL Roberts Charitable Trust (MRCT) which run Harlow Foodbank is seeking to appoint an experienced Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to lead the organisation through the next exciting phase of our strategic development.
Hospice’s Virtual Open Gardens set to launch with over 20 video tours OVER 20 local hidden green-spaces will be on show to raise vital funds for St Clare Hospice as part of their Virtual Open Gardens event which starts on Saturday 11th July 2020 and runs until the end of August. The Hastingwood-based hospice charity […]
ESSEX County Council is joining forces with the local Citizens Advice network in Essex to make sure people in the greatest need get the help they need.
“DECENT Homes for All” will be the central demand of a socially-distanced rally that will take place on Friday (10th July) in Harlow Town Centre. The speakers will be Laura McAlpine, former Labour Parliamentary candidate for Harlow, and Mick Patrick.
THE Harlow shop is open from 10am to 4pm today (Wed 8th July). The Hospice said: “Welcome back to our amazing shoppers and donors. We’ve missed you!
THE government has unveiled a £1.57bn support package to help protect the futures of UK theatres, galleries, museums and other cultural venues.
HARLOW Town FC have launched a “Light Us Up” crowdfunder campaign to help raise money for floodlight repairs, whilst rewarding fans for their support.
PATIENTS at The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust (PAHT) who are approaching the end of their life, and are being transitioned home can now benefit from a new comfort care package initiative.
A HARLOW school has welcomed two new Child and Young Persons (CYP) officers who will support educational establishments in Harlow.