Obituary: Christine Mayhew: “Three careers and a wonderful woman”

Obituary: Christine Mayhew: “Three careers and a wonderful woman”

MY friend Christine Mayhew, who has died aged 77, made a success of three careers across her working life – as a midwife, sociology lecturer and counsellor. Each of them she pursued in Harlow, a town to which she had moved as a young woman in the 1960s and to which she made a great contribution over subsequent years.

Harlow on the big screen: Volunteers needed for Heritage project

Harlow on the big screen: Volunteers needed for Heritage project

‘New Towns, Our Town’ – Heritage Volunteers AT the time of their development there was considerable interest in and high aspirations for the New Town movement. As well as attracting considerable media attention, the Development Corporations themselves were keen to document their progress, choosing to record much of this on film. For decades these films […]

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