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HARLOW Rock School is set to start up again for the new year and you are very welcome to join them. The new Rock School sessions restart Monday 10th Jan 7-9pm and Friday 14th Jan 6-9pm. Open to new students to audition for the bands…

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AN Essex County Council (ECC) Arts and Cultural Fund which will unlock £1,000,000 of funding over five years to support the creative sector is now open for applications. A new £1 million fund by Essex County Council (ECC) which will support the county’s art and…

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MORE than one in four (28%) adults under 30 in the East of England have had to borrow money since the pandemic began according to a new survey* by The Salvation Army. In spite of more than half (52 per cent) being in full-time jobs,…

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TRAVEL industry groups have called for all remaining Covid restrictions on travellers to be removed in the latest government review reports the BBC. With data last week suggesting one in 25 people in the UK currently had the virus, airlines say passenger testing is having…

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A MAGICAL ECCO CHRISTMAS AT PARNDON WOOD NATURE RESERVE NOW that the magic of Christmas and New Year has settled, ECCO would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who visited us over this time. We welcomed over 600 of you to the…

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JANUARY is often the time for a new start or direction in your life; with the ongoing effects of the pandemic, many of us are still working from home and re-evaluating what’s important in our lives. For Rachael Daldry from Colchester, it was her daughter…

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AN explosion of back to back street dance routines, featuring styles such as hip hop, house, locking and more! The show sees resident street dance company students from Hip Hop Pop of ages 6 to adult of all levels hit the stage. For most students…

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A DAZZLING new magic show presented by the magician most famous for jamming the BBC switchboards are he correctly predicted the lottery. This astonishing, enigmatic, five-star rated magic show will leave you aching from laughter and dizzy in disbelief. Directed by the late Paul Daniels,…

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Reading is the golden key to a lifetime’s opportunities By Roy Blatchford, January 2022 THE Covid pandemic has changed not only the habits of work, but also those of leisure. Having spent more time at home for much of the past two years, we have…

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AFTER what feels like years of campaigning by Harlow walkers, joggers and cyclists, a cycle track bedevilled by flooding problems has been fixed. The piece of cycle track is close to the Tripton Road underpass. It was a particular problem for St Mark’s pupils who…

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COMMUNITY organisation, Changing Lives are set to travel to the United States as part of their big plans in 2022. Changing Lives is a community hub that has a whole raft of community based initiatives from out of school sports activities to a refugee football…

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THEIR first exhibition for 2022 presents colourful paintings and prints by Anthony de Jong Cleyndert complemented by work in glass by Teresa Chlapowski. The aim of this exhibition, The Central Orb, is to present a feast of colour to blow away the cold light of…

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THERE are a number of great Slimming World groups around harlow and this might just be the right time to join. If you have ever met consultants such as Donna B and Flora, you will know that they are inspirational. Free Membership. Grab yourself free…

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FROM Boxers to Beagles, Greyhounds to Golden Retrievers, all pups are welcome at St Clare Hospice’s 16th annual charity dog walk, taking place on Sunday 27th February. Dozens of dogs of all shapes and sizes are set to take part in the Hospice’s sponsored 5km…

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ARSENAL LEGENDS – In Conversation: Paul Merson, Ray Parlour, Perry Groves Amassing more than 800 appearances for The Gunners between them, three Arsenal legends talk about their action-packed careers. Star striker Paul Merson – now a Sky Sports regular;  midfielder and fellow TV presenter Ray “The Romford…

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THERE are just two more performances of the Harlow Playhouse pantomime left. Somehow they have managed to get through since the first show on December 2nd. For obvious reasons, a few shows were cancelled but the whole team have been quite literally troupers and have…