Iron Maiden’s Dennis Stratton talks to the Harrier

By Grace Perry / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

DENNIS Stratton, former guitarist of heavy rock phenomenon Iron Maiden and current frontman of Lionheart, hails from Canning Town, East London, but is no stranger to touring globally. Born in 1952, Stratton was raised listening to the likes of The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, who he notes as two of his major influences. Stratton…

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Students at Burnt Mill Academy learn about the dangers of sexual exploitation

By Grace Perry / 3rd November 2017 / 0 Comments

YEAR 9 students at Burnt Mill Academy, Harlow, and Forest Hall School, Stansted, have received a hard-hitting lesson about child sexual exploitation. The students watched a performance of ‘Chelsea’s Choice’, which tells the story of a 15-year old Chelsea who meets Gary, a many who is not what he seems after falling out with her…

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Barman Charlie hopes to hit the big time with PINTS

By Grace Perry / 20th October 2017 / 0 Comments

PINTS is an Essex-based punk band, notable for hits such as Drink, Smoke, Gamble, Repeat and Holsten Pillz. The band’s music videos range from about 4000 to 6000 views and PINTS has built up quite a following, performing at venues such as Camden’s ‘Underworld’ and ‘The Luna’ in Leytonstone. Pints’ front man, Charlie Longman, is…

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Students delve into the history of art

By Grace Perry / 13th October 2017 / 0 Comments

ART and design students from Harlow College were given the opportunity to visit the Victoria and Albert Museum in London on Thursday to gather inspiration from the designers and art on display. The Victoria and Albert museum situated in Knightsbridge is the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing more than 4.5 million…

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Recycling for a better tomorrow

By Grace Perry / 10th October 2017 / 1 Comment
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PHOENIX Resource Centre is a charity which prevents up to 380 tons of goods and resources from being dumped into UK landfill sites every week. Phoenix, which was established in 2010 and is globally recognised, has a shop in the centre of Harlow. The Phoenix Resource Centres main objectives are the protection and preservation of…

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