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STAFF from GSK Harlow have been doing there bit as part fo the Great British Spring Clean. A team concentrated on the area near to their base at The Pinnacles on Elizabeth Way in Harlow. They collected the following: 20 x bags of rubbish 3…

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THE big bug hunt took place at Parndon Wood Nature Reserve in Harlow on 1st June 2022 during the half term and the free event was a hit with local families. With over 24,000 insect species in the UK, Baker Ross is on a mission…

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A NUMBER of comedians who are set to appear at the world’s largest arts festival in Edinburgh are set to perform in Harlow. Full details below.

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RESIDENTS of Fifth Avenue took the opportunity to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee as well as raise hundreds for charity. The event was organised by community champions Ellen Segal and Danielle Brown, who do a lot for the community of Harlow. In what was a…

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AS we publish our extensive coverage of how Harlow celebrated The Queens Platinum Jubilee, we are impressed how different each celebration was. Westfield is an example. There was not only a community feel but also a celebration of all residents across the ages. Amongst those…

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THERE was a wonderful Platinum Jubilee atmosphere in Berecroft on Sunday afternoon. The event was hosted by the Berecroft Residents Association, who a few years ago won the Queens Award for Voluntary Service. Staple Tye councillor, Alastair Gunn also popped into the event. Cllr Gunn…

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RESIDENTS of Morningtons enjoyed a special Platinum Jubilee street party on Sunday. After applying to Harlow Council for a full road closure, neighbours enjoyed live music, fresh cream scones and games such as pin the tail on the Corgi and a TV quiz. The highlight…

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THE leader of Harlow Labour has thanked the volunteers of Harlow. Cllr Vince said: “On volunteers week I want to take a moment to thank all of the volunteers across Harlow and across the rest of Essex who give up their free time to make…

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RISING poverty may be contributing to thousands more children going into care in England, research suggests. The University of Liverpool study links a rise in child poverty to more than 10,000 extra children being taken into local authority care over five years. Growing rates of…

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A WHOLE host of ways that digital technology can help people thrive in their own homes were on display at the launch of the WeCan Digital centre in Harlow. Based on the upper floor of the Harvey Centre in Harlow, the centre is part of…

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BUZZEE Beez Preschool hosted a wonderful Platinum Jubilee Fun Day There was such a fantastic turn out in Harberts Road. There were cream teas for the adults and royal lunches for the children. Not forgetting the crown jewel treasure hunt, where the children had to…

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A FEW years ago, YH stumbled across this film of street parties and celebrations in the Great Brays area of Harlow back in June 1977. It looked like a wonderful day and is a little window into how things were celebrated. For many, they or…

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WE CAN always rely on our scouts in Harlow to mark events such as The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with style and respect. Down on First Avenue, the 1st Great Parndon Scout Group have done it again. The fence display that was a constant joy through…

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OVER 100 people, including Chelsea Pensioners, attended the funeral in Harlow of a World War Two D-Day veteran. Cyril Banks, from Bishop’s Stortford, died aged 97 on May 6th He enlisted in the Royal Navy aged 18 in 1943 and was deployed on mine-sweeping operations…

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ON Friday 27th May, The Harvey Centre revealed a mural of Queen Elizabeth II which was hand drawn by one of the Centre’s Security guards, Scott Wright. The mural was created in honour of the Royal Jubilee event and features 3 iconic portraits of the…