Stansted Airport College to open in September

By Charlotte Langham / 12th June 2018 / 0 Comments

STANSTED Airport College (STAC), in partner with Harlow College, is on target to open in September after the completion of major construction work. The college will feature a large atrium that is currently being built and a top floor restaurant called Skylight. Anthracite cladding has been put on the outside of the building. Paul Woods,…

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Stansted Airport College to open in September

By Charlotte Langham / 12th June 2018 / 0 Comments

STANSTED Airport College (STAC), in partner with Harlow College, is on target to open in September after the completion of major construction work. The college will feature a large atrium that is currently being built and a top floor restaurant called Skylight. Anthracite cladding has been put on the outside of the building. Paul Woods,…

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Claim to PHAME in Harlow

By Charlotte Langham / 15th May 2018 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College Fashion student, Leigh Purcell and partner Antoine have started up a unique street wear clothing line called PHAME. Released in March 2017, they are looking to expand the brand after completing their time at Harlow College. The students have been working hard to deliver the best quality for their customers. Alongside this they…

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Harlow design students create unique graphics for ‘gig-theatre’ event

By Charlotte Langham / 23rd February 2018 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College design students have produced their own unique graphics for a pop up venue in the Harvey Centre. As part of a special anti-valentines event by Pecho Mana, run by Harlow Playhouse, Mitch Hanrahan, Daniel Herbert and Josh Holmden took a spin on all three of their design ideas to create a visually striking…

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Go green or go home

By Charlotte Langham / 23rd February 2018 / 0 Comments

ESSEX County Council and partners have secured over a million pound grant to make buses more eco-friendly. Noticing high levels of emissions found in areas of Colchester Borough Council, Rochford District Council and Southend-on-Sea have made a joint securement to upgrade their buses. Essex is one of 20 local authorities in the country to have…

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College students bring a little nature to Princess Alexandra Hospital

By Charlotte Langham / 23rd February 2018 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College photography students have helped create a nature-themed environment in a ward at nearby Princess Alexandra Hospital, by donating examples of their work. Wildlife and nature photographs were presented to the Frailty Ward, part of the John Snow Unit at the hospital, after they were shortlisted in a competition held at the College. The…

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College students shortlisted for Royal Opera House Design Challenge

By Charlotte Langham / 2nd February 2018 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College, Level 3 Art & Design students Trixia Magosara, Scarlett Bourne and Fleur Pritchard have been shortlisted for the chance to create a prestigious design piece for the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London. The national Royal Opera House Design Challenge encourages students to test and develop their design skills based on an…

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Essex set to have 22 new schools over the next decade

By Charlotte Langham / 26th January 2018 / 0 Comments

A new strategy published by Essex County Council states that over 22,000 new schools will be needed across Essex by 2027. The council has spent around £74million creating 2,535 new permanent mainstream places across the county for the 2017/18 academic year and plans to create thousands more in the years to come. This will ensure…

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New budget proposals to build a greater Harlow

By Charlotte Langham / 19th January 2018 / 0 Comments

HARLOW Council’s new budget proposals include zero council tax increase, no cuts to services and a £1m investment to improve Harlow. The council is working hard to keep our neighbourhoods clean and well maintained and is providing long term funding to secure the futures for Pets Corner and the Playhouse. Councillor Emma Toal, Deputy Leader…

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Mixed reviews for Princess Alexandra Hospital

By Charlotte Langham / 12th January 2018 / 0 Comments

DESPITE criticisms of waiting times at the Accident and Emergency department many people have praised the staff at Princess Alexandra Hospital on the NHS Choices website. During December, over a third of patients waited over four hours in A&E at the Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust. Essex Live reported: ‘Just 67.3 per cent of people…

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