A SENIOR Harlow Labour councillor has welcomed the election of Sir Keir Starmer to leader of the Labour Party.
HOSPITALS including Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) to get a major financial boost after having their debt written off by the government.
AS you know, we took the decision to suspend all garden waste collections from 1 April so we can focus on our non-recycling and recycling collections at this time.
THE consultation on the main modifications to Harlow’s Local Plan, proposed by the independent Planning Inspector, has been extended to 31 May 2020 due to the national coronavirus situation.
ENGLANDS’S buses will continue to serve those who rely on them thanks to a funding boost totalling £397m for vital bus operators, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced today [Friday 3 April].
FIRSTLY, we want to thank you for all that you are doing to keep Harlow’s supermarkets supplied with essential goods during these unprecedented times. We know that your employees are working extremely hard to keep up with demand.
PRINCESS Alexandra Hospital announce five more deaths due to coronavirus
THANK you to everyone working in public facing roles during this difficult time. I would like to say a massive thank you to our public services for their hard work over the last week and for as long as the Covid-19 outbreak lasts.
AFTER having been contacted by close to 20 Harlow residents stranded around the world amid the coronavirus outbreak, Robert Halfon MP has called on the Foreign Minister to help repatriate these individuals to their families.
IF you think you are suffering from domestic abuse then you probably are.
TRAFFIC data shows that on Tuesday 25 March, the day after the Prime Minister’s announcement of more extreme measures, traffic was a down 53% compared to the same time last year.
Harlow Council leader delivers hand sanitizers to hard working bin men and thanks all those on front line
ON Monday Councillor Mark Ingall, Leader of Harlow Council delivered a supply of hand sanitizer to Veolia, the company that empties Harlow’s bins.
THE Government has brought forward a package of measures to ensure that no renter, in either social or private accommodation, will be forced out of their home during the coronavirus pandemic.
I AM really pleased that officers report from their patrols across Essex that, in the vast majority of cases, people are only out for the essential reasons set out in the Government and Public Health England guidance. Officers have been met with comments of support for their work and again I would like to thank the public of Essex for this.
HARLOW Community Hub helpline offers phone support, reassurance and advice to the most vulnerable residents in Harlow – primarily those without internet access or support networks.
Deputy leader of Harlow Conservatives self-isolates after developing symptoms linked to coronavirus.
THE deputy leader of the Harlow Conservatives has put himself into self-isolation after developing symptoms linked to coronavirus.
HARLOW Council has been working closely with local charity Streets2Homes and a local letting agent to encourage rough sleepers into accommodation.
Harlow MP Robert Halfon praises chancellor after he announces new package of support for self-employed
“I HAVE worked hard and lobbied the Chancellor and other Ministers over the last 10 days for stronger support for self-employed people in Harlow. You may have seen on the news last night (Thursday 26 March) that there is a new package for the self-employed that is similar to the support for workers and businesses.
HARLOW’S bin collection staff are classified as key workers and are doing a brilliant job collecting the town’s rubbish and recycling. The crews hard work is keeping our town clean and safe during the national coronavirus situation.
YH has been contacted by a number of readers questioning why certain businesses still seem to be operating. We will be looking into as many as we can.
FOLLOWING agreement with the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, the North Essex Parking Partnership (NEPP) has suspended parking charges for key NHS workers.
HIGH street fashion retailer Next has offered to pay staff 20% extra if they work in stores despite the Government’s coronavirus guidance urging people to stay at home unless it’s absolutely essential reports ITV News.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s unveils bailout for Britain’s self-employed that will give them 80% of their usual income up to £2,500-a-month
CHANCELLOR Rishi Sunak finally unveiled a coronavirus bailout for millions of stricken self-employed workers tonight – handing them cash payments of up to £2,500 a month.
THE managing director of Harlow’s housing repairs company, HTS Limited has spoken to YH to detail the work they are continuing to do around the town.