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Covid-19

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ALL care home residents and staff with Covid-19 symptoms will be tested for coronavirus as laboratory capacity increases, the government has promised reports the BBC. Health Secretary Matt Hancock said he was “determined” to ensure everyone who needed a test had access to one. Care…

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THE NUMBER OF deaths reported to NHS England by Princess Alexandra Hospital has reached 118. That is an increase of one on yesterday’s figure. The figure for Sunday April 12th has been adjusted from 1 to 2. There were no reported deaths for Monday April…

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A PATIENT who has recently been treated for coronavirus (COVID-19) at The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust has shared his story and words of appreciation to the staff who cared for him. This follows the story of school office manager Carmel Smith and nursery practitioner…

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THE EASTER bunny paid a visit to Newhall to deliver eggs to families over the Easter period. The Newhall Social Club had organised a variation in their egg hunt competition by asking families to put their rainbow posters in the front of the house. The…

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RED Balloon Foundation are committed to supporting families who cannot, for whatever reason, get involved in groups happening in their local community, are home schoolers or would just like to enjoy a selection of great activities together at home. They are delighted to be working…

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‘Family FaceTime’ at Ashlyn Care Home FAMILY time is so important to us all personally but it is also extremely important for Excelcare too, as we believe in ‘family first’. Having those that you love around you is important, more so if you are living…

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CHILDREN who are attending school to allow their key worker parents to continue working during the Coronavirus outbreak have produced special messages of thanks. Year 7 students who are attending Sir Frederick Gibberd College, in Harlow, while their parents work in the hospital, for the…

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THE REGIONAL manager of two care homes in Harlow has revealed that there have been deaths due to coronavirus in both places. The daily figures given out by the NHS only refer to deaths at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow. At this point it is…

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NEARLY 200 members of the armed forces are being deployed to help ambulance staff battle the coronavirus pandemic reports the BBC. They will carry out tasks across Britain such as driving ambulances, the Ministry of Defence said. The military have already been helping the NHS…

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THE NUMBER OF deaths reported to NHS England by Princess Alexandra Hospital has reached 117. A statement from PAH may follow. According to NHS England, the following number of deaths have occurred on the following days: Total: 110 deaths On Sunday April 12th: 1 death…

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A HARLOW medical student is set to work on the front line treating those with coronavirus after having his graduation pushed forward. YH first reported on former Tany’s Dell resident, Jack Bradbury in 2014, when he had just secured a place to study medicine at…

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IN unexpected and unprecedented times, we are seeing that a crisis can bring out the best in people. There has been a lot of positive support for our local business as they struggle to come to terms with the impact of the restrictions on our…

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A NUMBER of chair bosses have written to the government, calling for them to publish a comprehensive plan to support social care through the coronavirus pandemic. The letter by Marie Curie, Age UK, Care England and Independent Age is below: Dear Secretary of State, WE…

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ROBERT Halfon MP has today launched a campaign to celebrate the “Corona Heroes” who are working so hard to keep people safe, supplied and supported in Harlow, amid the outbreak of Covid-19. Harlow’s MP has teamed up with a local children’s safeguarding charity, The Safeguarding…

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THE NUMBER OF deaths reported to NHS England by Princess Alexandra Hospital has reached 110. A statement from PAH may follow. According to NHS England, the following number of deaths have occurred on the following days: Total: 110 deaths On Saturday April 11th: 2 deaths…

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Let it Grow Guys, and support Harlow Foodbank TOWN Chaplain Revd Robert Findlay together with St Peter’s Church in Roydon have laid down a challenge to all the men in Harlow and the villages to “Release their inner Hipster and raise vital funds for Harlow…