YOUR HARLOW has just crashed through the five million page view barrier.
STEWARDS Academy places great emphasis on remembrance and reflection; particularly at this point every year. In previous years we have been able to hold a very poignant and moving Remembrance Service outside with our whole academy community. We have also been lucky enough in previous years to invite special guests to join us from the […]
THE Harlow running community has always been very respectful of events such as Remembrance Sunday and this year was no exception.
HARLOW Council produced a poignant and fitting video on Remembrance Sunday. The ceremony was pre-filmed due to Covid-19 restrictions. The film begins with a message from Lt Col Jim McManus, Commander of Colchester Garrison. The film shows a number of speakers and dignitaries at the Netteswell Cross in Harlow Town Park. Events are led by […]
NORMALLY our Beavers, Cubs and Scouts along with their leaders would be joining other local groups parading on Rememberance Sunday to Netteswell Cross.
WE thought we would take a walk down to the town park this morning and visit the War Memorial at the Netteswell Cross. It was a beautiful Saturday lunchtim. The car park was full as many residents took advantage of their award winning park as part of their exercise regime on Lockdown 2. As usual, […]
A HARLOW resident and former member of the armed forces is set to take on a 10K run for charity on Remembrance Sunday.
THERE is very poignant Remembrance Display at Holy Cross Primary Academy.
TEAMS at The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust (PAHT) will mark the service and sacrifice of the Armed Forces community from Britain and the Commonwealth next week.
HARLOW Council and the Harlow Royal British Legion are encouraging the local community to pay their respects from home this year, as Remembrance Sunday in Harlow is commemorated online.
THE Poppy Appeal is in The Harvey Centre (located outside of H Samuel) until 7th November.
Black History Month – Cedric Christie Courtesy of Harlow Museum CEDRIC Christie grew up in Spencers Croft, Harlow and is now an internationally recognised artist. He attended Purford Green Junior School and Brays Grove secondary school. Cedric went to Harlow Technical College, where he completed a City & Guilds qualification in welding – a skill […]
IT was so entertaining and had lots of local names such as Bernie Majella and Bob DeFriend.
IF THERE was further evidence that Sir Frederick Gibberd College is a creative hub for aspiration and excellence, then it is the decision to teacher Classics and Latin.
LIKE so many things this year, the Poppy Appeal has had to adapt to the threat of Covid-19. We’re calling on the public to support us like never before, because every poppy counts. With some people unable to leave their homes as they normally would to find a poppy, and with many of the charity’s collectors […]
STEWARDS Academy has rallied the entire school community to address the issues which arose last week, following the decision to take down some of the posters for Black History Month.
REMEMBRANCE Sunday is an important day for those living in Excelcare Homes, like Ashlyn’s in Harlow as many either lived through the war or had friends and family directly affected by it. Each Remembrance Day, hosted this year on the 8thNovember, care homes across the group engage residents in themed activities and give them the chance […]
STEWARDS Academy students have reacted with anger after the removal of a Black History Month poster by senior management.
Black History Month – Harlow Council and the Anti-Apartheid movement Courtesy of Harlow Museum HARLOW Council was strongly anti-Apartheid. First Avenue in Harlow is also known as Mandela Avenue and was named so in 1983. During this time, signatures were collected for the Free Nelson Mandela campaign.In 1985, Harlow’s mayor presented a joint letter to […]
OVER the seven years, we have been running YH we have been lucky enough to see the quality of the work of the Humanities Department close up.
THE Gibberd Garden in Harlow has received a £1,000 donation from leading housebuilder Barratt Homes North Thames to allow them to carry on inspiring individuals with its beautiful, playful and enchanted Grade II listed garden.
THE Not Forgotten is seeking your support to find and thank our remaining World War II veterans, who have been denied their 75th anniversary celebrations by Covid-19. While a sense of normality is returning for many, the harsh realities of the pandemic still exists for our veterans, who have been forced to spend VE and VJ […]
A SURVEY of the area around the site of an Augustinian priory near Harlow, has uncovered the location of an annual medieval fair granted to the priory’s patron by Edward III in 1332 reports archaeology.co.uk
THE 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain was marked at North Weald’s St. Andrew’s Church and at the airfield itself.