THIS is a very tough league to get out of and so it has proved over the last week, for Harlow Town. A defeat on Tuesday against a resurgent Maldon has been followed by two points dropped at home against fourth placed Brentwood.
HAC’s juniors competed at the 3rd Essex league race of the winter on Sat 6th December 2014 at a bitingly cold Great Notley Park in Braintree.
MALDON & Tiptree ended Harlow Town’s 34 match unbeaten run in the league, despite playing with ten men for the final hour.
HARLOW Running Club members had a successful weekend with two club records and four personal best times (PB). Pride of place goes to Daniel Jephcott who ran the Fell Foot Parkrun 5K in Newby Bridge, Cumbria. Jephcott finished in 3rd place out of 141 finishers and 1st Under 20 in a fantastic PB time of 19min 12sec to create a new HRC U20 record.
THIS Saturday (6 December), The Harvey Centre, in Harlow, will host Mrs Santa’s Kitchen, a free workshop for children. From 10.30am to 3pm, little ones will be able to get hands-on and decorate festive treats such as candy canes and gingerbread, which they can take home for all the family.
ON the 23rd of November 2014 I turned 19! For day that I spent it with my family and it brought back many memories, such as getting told how I did things when I was a baby and how I have changed to be the people who I am.
THE whole play is held together by the matriarchal May, played by Sue Macpherson. Sue pitches the part perfectly as May tries to keep mind and body together as well as a fear and yearning for young artist Tom, played by David Baker. David also performed very well as the young artist with burning desire and a lust for life.
SHOOTERS Football in North Weald are running a Remembrance Tournament for veterans aged 30+ on Thursday 11th December as part of a week of activity called ‘Football Remembers’, which commemorates the centenary of the 1914 Christmas Truce.
HARLOW Town were held to a draw by a hard working Romford at Ship Lane on Saturday afternoon. It all looked promising early on when Alex Read converted a penalty in the 2nd minute.
JUST a point separated Harlow Hawks and North Herts Knights, as the Essex side slipped to a 73-72 home defeat in the Herts County Basketball League division one.
TREMENDOUS spirit was shown by Harlow Ladies as they fought back from 2-1 down before being denied maximum points against high-flying Wapping fourths.
HARLOW Running Club had several runners competing at the Essex 10K Championships at a very wet and undulating course at Chelmsford on Sunday. Jared Bethell finished in 22nd place out of 516 finishers in an excellent 35min 24sec.
To mark the day, aimed at nurturing those with their own small businesses and encouraging everyone to shop locally, Harlow Mums in Business and Mumpreneurs Networking Club, have joined forces with one of the busiest venues, the Gateway, to provide a networking and support forum for small companies, and Christmas fayre which will showcase some of the multi-talented business people of Harlow and its surrounding area.
HARLOW Town put on a superb performance against Redbridge on Saturday. Goals from Smith, Stamp, Jones and a Read penalty gave hawks the points.
HAC’s juniors competed at the 2nd Essex League XC match this season at a very muddy Hylands Park at Chelmsford on Sat 15th Nov. The strength and depth of competition in the Essex League junior races is exceptional and the standard was very high across the age groups.
HAL Cruttenden described himself as looking like Mr Tumble from CBBC and came across as relaxed and charming but topics including pensions, suicide, Facebook and leaving the EU were discussed with sharp and sometimes dark humour.
HARLOW slipped down to fourth in London North East 3 following a 20-13 away defeat to mid-table Beccles.
IN the early years of the First World War, Accrington in Lancashire becomes the smallest town in England to raise a Pals’ Volunteer Brigade to fight in the Battle of the Somme.
HARLOW Running Club competed in the first round of the East Herts and West Essex Cross Country League on Sunday at a muddy 5 mile course at Ware. The league consists of teams from Harlow RC, Bishop’s Stortford RC, Hoddesdon Tri, Saffron Walden Striders and Ware Joggers with the final league winners going on to compete in a national final. Harlow ladies team finished 3rd, the men 4th and overall Harlow were 3rd.
HARLOW has a young population. 21 per cent of residents are aged 0-15 years, which is significantly higher than the Essex and England average. I can happily say that we are an important town and we have many future developing young leaders, which we need to tell that Harlow is their town and they need to make Harlow proud and put Harlow on the map of great places.
FIFTEEN budding digital developers are taking part in the Games Hub – a free 22-week course run by the Eastern Enterprise Hub and Shark Infested Custard at Parkside Office Village on the University of Essex’s Knowledge Gateway.
After selling out at the Edinburgh Festival, top comedian Hal Cruttenden is taking his ‘Tough Luvvie’ tour to Harlow Playhouse on Wednesday 19th November.
DESPITE it being a cold and misty morning, just under a hundred runners took part in the second running of the Harlow Park Run.
GOALS by Duncan Culley in the 36th and 49th minute respectively, were followed by further strikes by Jerome Federico (79) and Ben Harris (90).through Jared Small on 27 minutes when he converted David Cowley’s cross at the far post.