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Egg-cellent Easter awaits Harlow

By Livio Caferoglu / 28th March 2017 / 0 Comments

EASTER is almost upon us, and what better place to celebrate it than in your very own Harlow? From live performances and Easter-egg hunts to fun and games for all the family, Harlow has plenty on offer to suit all ages and tastes. The town’s annual Easter egg hunt at Herts and Essex Community Farm […]

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86 years Young from Harlow

By Trudy Harper / 28th March 2017 / 0 Comments

JOHN Deller, 86, was born in a farm labourer’s cottage in an agriculture area in West Essex, which we now know as Harlow. His father worked on the land and he recalls summers of the potato harvest and pea picking. In 1935 the family moved into a council house in Potter St and he attended […]

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The Way They Came Project

By Trudy Harper / 28th March 2017 / 0 Comments

    THE WAY They Came project is a living history venture about the events and experiences which bought people to live in Harlow. Michael Casey is producing 70 films to celebrate Harlow’s 70th birthday focussing on the diversity of the residents. Michael was born at home in Spencer’s Croft in Harlow in 1961. His […]

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Harlow Business Exhibition will return for 2017

By George Harvey / 28th March 2017 / 0 Comments

AS HARLOW turns 70, local businesses are organising an exhibition to help promote themselves and the town. Damon Bailey, the main advertiser for the Harlow Business Exhibition, explained that the Expo is something that can help promote local businesses. He said: ‘Harlow residents could see what’s on offer while businesses themselves can seek to gain […]

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Harlow council tax on the rise

By Jordan Dobson / 28th March 2017 / 0 Comments

FROM April 1, 2017 the average council tax for Harlow residents will rise by 9pence a week. There are no plans to close or cut any services, the council claims. Harlow Council’s share of Council Tax will increase with just over £1.1 million of the savings being made. Harlow Town council will only keep £16 […]

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