Inspiring young people praised by Harlow Council

By Rhiannon Gallery / 8th December 2017 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College Engineering student, Lucy Chandler has been awarded the ‘Apprentice of the Year’ award, by both Harlow College and Harlow Council. In the past, Engineering has been stereotyped as a career solely for men – Lucy disagreed. She said: ‘I would definitely recommend the course. Engineering is not as manly as people make out.…

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Party-goers warned ‘not to cross the line’ in new police campaign

By Rhiannon Gallery / 8th December 2017 / 0 Comments

FOLLOWING a history of nightlife associated crime, Essex Police have launched a new campaign to combat crime, in particular cases fuelled by A-class drugs and excessive alcohol consumption. Countrywide research has shown that up to sixty per cent of those arrested for nightlife associated crime, had consumed Cocaine. This A-class drug tends to ‘blunt the…

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Harlow College becomes a ‘crime scene’

By Rhiannon Gallery / 17th November 2017 / 0 Comments

What do you get when you combine three different ‘crime scenes’, a handful of trainee police officers and a hoard of drama students? ‘Role-plays’ for public services students are the six year old brainchild of Paul Bird, Leader of Public Services at Harlow College. During these role-plays, drama students take on ‘criminal’ characters and create…

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CALL TO IMPROVE ESSEX BUS SERVICES

By Rhiannon Gallery / 20th October 2017 / 0 Comments

FOLLOWING a string of negative reviews surrounding bus services in Essex, a new scheme is being discussed to improve services across the county. Within Essex, there are almost 40 different bus services, many of which run smoothly and meet their customers’ needs. However, some of the services are not up to standard and Essex County…

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