Cooks Spinney Primary Academy organises coffee mornings to connect with parents

By Oliver Robinson / 14th December 2018 / 0 Comments

COOKS Spinney Primary Academy, Harlow, held a coffee morning this month to build closer links with parents. The first coffee morning was held this month, with plans to hold an evening event before February half-term to give headteacher Neil Stirrat and senior members of BMAT an opportunity to meet informally to meet informally. Mr Stirrat…

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Harlow students learn the importance of dealing with trauma during NCTJ conference

By Oliver Robinson / 7th December 2018 / 0 Comments

JOURNALISTS at the top of their professions addressed the main issues facing the industry in a conference held at Harlow College. Colin Pereira, journalist safety specialist working for the Committee to Protect Journalists, opened the discussion saying, “The problem is when young journalists working crime beats who do not have a good risk assessment who…

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Harlow MP attends grand opening of ‘In the Making’

By Oliver Robinson / 30th November 2018 / 0 Comments

CELEBRITY ‘crafter’ Carly Duff and Harlow MP Robert Halfon were special guests when Harlow College students held a grand opening of their shop ‘In the Making’ last week (November 24) in the Harvey Centre. The event followed a successful taster day earlier in the month. Mr Halfon, who is also supporting the project, said, “I…

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Harlow students become shop owners for a day

By Oliver Robinson / 29th November 2018 / 0 Comments

SUPPORTED STUDIES students at Harlow College discovered what it is like to run a business when they opened their own store ‘In the Making’ for a taster day selling goods they had made themselves. Louise Cooper, who works within supported studies, gave an insight into how the shop came about: “It started with making things…

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Gas leak causes traffic chaos in Harlow

By Oliver Robinson / 21st September 2018 / 0 Comments

EDINBURGH Way, Harlow was evacuated after a gas leak was reported this week (September 20). Police evacuated the surrounding shops and the Esso garage yesterday (20) with the garage still remaining closed the following day to allow Cadent, the gas company responsible for the repairs, to start work. Cadent press office could not identify the…

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