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Review: Carries War By Jo O’Reilly IT’S often said that the British look back at the Blitz spirit of the 40s, the rose tinted glasses, the same can be said of favour The Apollo Theatre Company’s Carries War should work on stage, and it does…

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A PE teacher has won a silver medal playing netball for England at the World Championships in South Africa. Kristina O’Hara, head of PE at Burnt Mill Academy, in First Avenue, Harlow, is partway through the championships, where she is part of the INA England…

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HARLOW-born comedian and actor Rik Mayall has died aged 56, according to his management team. Rik Mayall was born in Matching Tye near Harlow in 1958. Mayall, the second of four children, was born in Harlow to John and Gillian Mayall. He had an older…

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THE wonderful Razed Roof theatre company are about to tour with their successful new show “Flood”. They will be performing at the Jerwood Dance House at Ipswich on Thursday 12th June! A spokesperson said: “We commissioned Judith Johnson (playwright for NT Connections/Royal Court/ Arcola) to…

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ATHLETES from Harlow AC performed well at three County Championships last weekend: Essex concluded its event with Day Two at Chelmsford; Cambridgeshire held its championship at Peterborough and Hertfordshire held theirs at Watford. In the Essex Championships, Naomi Harryman concluded her participation by winning the…

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HARLOW Rugby Club Clubhouse was packed to capacity last Friday for the Club senior awards evening. The Club were pleased to welcome as guests Bob Whittle, President of Essex RFU who presented a number of the major awards and also Ivor Smith Secretary of Essex…

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To-Tone Greyhound Syndicate The fun and easy way to be involved in a Greyhound Ownership Share from just £99 all in (nothing more to pay ever). Their aim is to be the friendliest and communicative syndicate around where you really do count as an owner…

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THE sixth annual Essex Summer of Art, featuring a record 19 art trails, was launched yesterday in Harlow, which has art trails to promote its world class sculpture for the first time as well as accompanying phone apps. The countywide art festival has become a…

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THIS summer The Pantaloons Theatre Company are touring the country with their own inimitable take on the History of Britain – and this hilarious show is coming to Harlow Museum Walled Gardens on Sunday 15 June. With mud, blood and stiff upper-lips, The Pantaloons’ History…

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FOLLOWING their hugely popular productions of ‘Blue Remembered Hills’ and ‘Our Town’, Apollo Theatre Company return to with this brand new production, bringing Nina Bawden’s classic novel ‘Carrie’s War’ to the stage. The story follows Carrie and her younger brother who are evacuated to the…

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The Rat Pack with special guest Liza Minnelli The Harlow Playhouse Saturday July 12th THEATREGOERS are advised to buy their tickets early for the Ultimate Event. This show isn’t to be mistaken for a typical tribute Rat Pack show – Expect to be taken back…

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HARLOW Running Club member Andy Kinney endured an exhausting weekend, completing two marathons over two days. On Saturday he finished the Kent Roadrunner Marathon, near Gravesend, in 317th place out of 355 finishers in 5hrs 28min 21sec. Then on Sunday he crossed the Irish Sea…

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THREE stylists from a Harlow salon are embarking on a truly hair-raising challenge having signed up to skydive in aid of St Clare Hospice. Caz Santaniello, owner of DG & Co, senior stylist Tina Chandler and stylist Connie Harris are hoping to raise £1,200 for…

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‘As You Like It’ is one of Shakespeare’s most popular plays and director Jane Miles is bringing a playful concept to it which can be enjoyed by all ages.It has a cast of some of Shakespeare’s funniest and iconic characters who, in pursuit of love,…

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intu Lakeside has signed eight new restaurants following a £9 million investment that has seen a complete reconstruction of level three to deliver the highest standard in food court design. The operators have all signed leases ranging from 10 to 15 years and will open…

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DIABETES UK is inviting people in Essex to join in activities for Diabetes Week from Sunday, 8 June to Saturday, 14 June. The charity needs many voices to unite and make a noise about Diabetes Week and help raise awareness of the condition. Money raised…