Cooks Spinney Primary to feature in Parliamentary Review

By Chloe McKendrick / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

COOKS Spinney Primary Academy in Harlow is set to feature in the upcoming 2017/2018 issue of the Parliamentary Review. The Parliamentary Review is produced every year and distributed around the country to attempt to raise standards throughout the UK with showcasing best practices. Cooks Spinney Primary Academy has been invited by RT Hon David Curry,…

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Christmas countdown begins at the Harvey Centre

By Chloe McKendrick / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

OH HOW Very Jolly! Christmas event arrives at The Harvey Centre to begin the Christmas countdown. Residents of Harlow will be treated to a Christmas spectacular with a day full of entertainment falling on November 18 between 11am until 4pm. Special guests of the event include the Frost Fairy who will be spreading her magic…

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Coca-Cola Christmas truck returns to Harlow

By Chloe McKendrick / 14th November 2017 / 0 Comments

THE COCA-COLA Christmas Truck is set to return to Harlow. The countdown to Christmas has finally begun after Coca-Cola announced this year’s Christmas Truck Tour dates, beginning in Glasgow to its final stop in Lakeside, Essex. Harlow residents can grab a glimpse of the festivity in Market Square on November 30. Visitors can take snaps…

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Police appeal for witnesses following sexual assault

By Chloe McKendrick / 3rd November 2017 / 0 Comments

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a secondary school girl was sexually assaulted in Harlow on November 2. The assault is believed to have happened next to the garage area in Little Brays, off Tillwicks Road at around 3.45pm. A man is said to have approached the girl, before pulling her towards the nearby garages…

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Harlow Paralympian gets civic award

By Chloe McKendrick / 3rd November 2017 / 0 Comments

PARALYMPIAN, Richard Chiassaro, has been presented with a Civic Award for his commitment to sport. Harlow Town Council presented Richard Chiassaro, a wheelchair-racing athlete, with the award on November 2. Richard, born with Spina Bifida, started racing in 2009, hoping to make the London 2012 Olympic Games. Unfortunately, he was unsuccessful but in 2016, he…

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Stansted Airport to host more feedback events

By Chloe McKendrick / 3rd November 2017 / 0 Comments

LONDON Stansted Airport has revealed it is to host several more community feedback events to update local residents on revised proposals for future growth. Following the summer events, where residents’ views were gathered on plans to raise the number of passengers that can be served each year, airport staff will provide local people the opportunity…

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ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL INVESTS HALF A MILLION INTO MEDTECH

By Chloe McKendrick / 20th October 2017 / 0 Comments

ESSEX County Council have announced the £500,000 investment into MedTech Accelerator Ltd’s Life Sciences and Medical Technology (MedTech) sector in Essex and the East of England. The Cabinet approved investment, will support funding to NHS organisations with the aim of developing commercial companies to deliver clinical products to market. The investment is an element of…

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Harlow Council calls for action on unauthorised encampments

By Chloe McKendrick / 13th October 2017 / 0 Comments

Article by Charlie Young and Chloe McKendrick HARLOW Council has accused Essex County Council of not getting to grips with the issue of traveller camps in Essex. In 2015, Harlow Council was the first Council in the country to introduce an injunction that declared a removal of unauthorised encampments within 24 hours. The injunction was…

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PETS’ CORNER BRINGS THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT

By Chloe McKendrick / 6th October 2017 / 0 Comments
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CHRISTMAS has already arrived in Pets’ Corner with the latest guests – two baby reindeers born this year. Three of Santa’s reindeers have landed at Harlow’s own petting zoo, with Sparkle 3, Harper, and Twinkle, both born in June, having their own private pen. Visitors can see the latest additions for the foreseeable future. There…

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Is Harlow a tourist must?

By Chloe McKendrick / 6th October 2017 / 0 Comments
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CHLOE McKendrick went on her first visit to the Essex town of Harlow to see what attractions it has to offer. I began my journey to Harlow on route 86 that took me directly into Harlow Bus Station. There are many routes with bus journeys from Epping and Stansted. The cost of a return to…

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