A PLANNING application has been submitted for major improvements at Harlow Greyhound Stadium.
A FEW months ago, Harlow Council announced that the Prentice Place development on Potter Street should be completed by late June.
AT least 3,337 children have been off-rolled from Essex schools in the past five years – with a jump of more than 50 per cent in just one year.
Harlow libraries: Volunteers may not be properly equipped to handle serious cases of criminal threats.
Volunteers may not be properly equipped to handle serious cases of criminal threats. By Local Democracy Reporter Piers Meyler This is the warning from those campaigning against Essex County Council (ECC) changing some libraries to a volunteer-run model. At a call-in meeting on Thursday, August 9, councillors were told of one case where a volunteer […]
Volunteers’ Green Flag Award success celebrated A SPECIAL thank you event has been held to pay tribute to the hard work that volunteer teams put in to retain Green Flag Awards at Parndon Wood Nature Reserve and the Town Park. A barbecue was held at the Bandstand in the Town Park on Thursday 8 August […]
PLANS to develop the service bay area of The Stow into 88 apartments is set to go in front of the Harlow Council planning committee.
AS part of Harlow Council’s current housebuilding programme, the council converted former supported housing scheme’s common room into a one-bedroom flat. The keys to this home were handed over to Mr and Mrs Abbott on Friday 3 August by Leader of the Council, Councillor Mark Ingall, who congratulated them and wished them luck in their new home.
IT may have escaped your attention but a number of the major planning applications on Harlow’s border continue to be debated and discussed.
THE UK food industry has asked the government to waive aspects of competition law to allow firms to co-ordinate and direct supplies with each other after a no-deal Brexit reports the BBC.
ON FRIDAY, we went over to Chelmsford to interview the chairman of the Essex Police Federation, Steve Taylor.
NEXT Thursday (15th August 2019) will see students across the country anxiously open their A-Level results. And whilst many teens will be looking forward to heading off to university, NICEIC, the UK’s leading name for registered electricians, is reminding school and college leavers in the East of England to consider other viable alternatives.
HARLOW’S street lights are to be kept on at night – thanks to money contributed by the district council.
IN what some may see as a setback for Essex County Council, plans to hand over the running of libraries to volunteers, community groups in Coggeshall, Chigwell, Holland-on-Sea and Harlow have all decided to withdraw their offers to run libraries.
THE BREXIT Party candidate at the next General Election has revealed his reasons for wanting to be the next MP for the town.
CHURCH Langley residents have reacted with anger at a Labour Party leaflet on the planned improvements for the area that makes no reference to the efforts of local campaigners.
CHILDREN have been referred to social services 164 times in the past year after being left alone at home in Essex, new figures show.
PLANS for 163 homes in Harlow Town Centre have been submitted to Harlow Council.
Ambulance service that covers Harlow still has too few staff to keep patients safe, inspectors have said.
AN ambulance service still has too few staff to keep patients safe, inspectors have said.
THE care, commitment and dedication of hardworking staff have led to the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) maintaining their rating for caring as ‘Outstanding’ in a recent inspection.
A MAN who sexually assaulted an Essex Police officer and spat at two others has been sentenced today and ordered to pay just £2,300 in compensation.
THE BREXIT Party has announced its parliamentary candidate for Harlow.
THE Harlow councillor in charge of the environment has explained why they issued a noise abatement notice to Harlow Rugby Club.
RESIDENTS of Harlow may well have heard stories recently about so called “permitted developments”, particularly Terminus House on BBC Radio Essex, on the BBC local television news programmes and the issue will be covered on Channel 4 tonight (George Clarke’s Council House Scandal).
AN all-day music festival set for Latton Park, the home of Harlow Rugby Club has been cancelled.