Vince Cable with Harlow Group commercial director Gary Hollister (left) and managing director Bill Timpson

Business Secretary Vince Cable given tour of Harlow Group during visit to town

BUSINESS Secretary Vince Cable was in Harlow this afternoon (Wednesday) to visit a firm that has recently finished work on a new extension and introduced state-of-the-art technology.

Published: 17:32 Wed 23 Apr 2014

SIX men have been arrested after a series of warrants were carried out in the early hours of today (Wednesday, April 23) – targeting those believed to be involved in phone scams across Hertfordshire,

Published: 15:00 Wed 23 Apr 2014

FORMER students of Passmores Academy are being asked to support current pupils at the Traceys Road secondary by joining an alumni network.

Published: 10:27 Wed 23 Apr 2014
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HARLOW Council has been awarded more than £46,000 by Harlow Health Centres Trust to deliver two projects to get residents active outdoors.

Published: 16:22 Tue 22 Apr 2014

EAST Herts District Council (EHDC) has apologised after an “internal misunderstanding” led the authority to issue a partially incorrect statement about the orchard in Rivers Nursery, Sawbridgeworth.

Published: 15:26 Wed 23 Apr 2014
Left-right: Alma Coleman and Margaret Ward

RESIDENTS at a care home in Harlow celebrated Easter by making and wearing their own bonnets.

Published: 11:06 Wed 23 Apr 2014

THE M25 will be closed while improvement works take place from tonight (Wednesday April 23).

Published: 16:59 Tue 22 Apr 2014

POLICE are hunting two thieves with a taste for the good life after bottles of champagne and sparking wine were stolen from a Harlow food store.

Published: 13:14 Tue 22 Apr 2014

DISCOUNT retailer Poundland has announced it will be opening its second store in Harlow on Thursday (April 24).

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TOP SIGNING: Adam Hickey signs a Harlow AC vest (s)

GB hopeful Adam Hickey a coaching treat at athletic club

THERE was a treat for junior members at Harlow Athletic Club when highly-rated Great Britain long distance runner Adam Hickey ran a coaching session.

Published: 10:37 Wed 23 Apr 2014

SMALL proved plentiful as juniors from Harlow Athletic Club produced a big performance in the Eastern Young Athletes League.

Published: 09:21 Wed 23 Apr 2014
MOVING ACROSS TOWN? Tottenham Hotspur's Raniere Sandro, left (s)

TOTTENHAM midfielder denies Arsenal move rumours after spat with Tim Sherwood plus Chelsea and West Ham latest . . .

Published: 09:15 Tue 22 Apr 2014
SACKED: Manchester United manager David Moyes left the club paving the way for Spurs target Louis van Gaal (s)

TOTTENHAM set to lose out as Louis van Gaal is favourite to replace Moyes at Manchester United, plus Arsenal, Chelsea West Ham news . . .

Published: 11:56 Mon 21 Apr 2014
DEPARTING? Tottenham's Christian Eriksen (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

SPURS are worried they will lose playmaker Christian Eriksen to a major European side this summer, plus Chelsea, West Ham and Arsenal news...

Published: 10:37 Wed 23 Apr 2014

HARLOW Running Club member Andy Kinney returned to the Boston Marathon to finish a race he was unable to do last year because of the bomb attack.

Published: 09:43 Tue 22 Apr 2014
20/04/2014 Rye House v Ipswich Witches (Pic Ian Bush (s))

RYE House Rockets promoter Len Silver has hailed the League Cup victory over Ipswich as a turning point in his side's season.

Published: 19:46 Mon 21 Apr 2014
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 Match Action. Alex Read celebrates. .Pic: Vikki Lince

THE Hawks were celebrating after the combination of 51-goal striker Alex Read’s last equaliser – and Soham’s win over Needham Market secured a play-off spot for Danny Chapman’s men.

Published: 19:15 Sun 20 Apr 2014
TEMPERS FLARE: Riders from both teams approach Jason Garrity, left (Pic: Andrew Franczak (s))

RYE House Rockets relaunched their stuttering early season with an excellent 51-39 victory over a powerful Ipswich Witches outfit in the League Cup on Easter Sunday (April 20).

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April 2014


  • HARLOW College has celebrated another record-breaking year of A-Level results.
  • HARLOW bobbies took a sound beating on the football pitch yesterday (Sunday, August 5) when they took on a Celebrity XI team to raise over £1,300 for charity.
  • We asked readers to submit their pictures of the Olympic Torch relay as it passed through Harlow - and we were delighted with the response.
  • ALMOST 20,000 people lined the streets of Harlow this morning (Saturday, July 7) to cheer on the Olympic Torch as it wound its way through the town centre on day 50 of its 70-day journey across the UK.
  • MORE than 1,200 people - many of them dressed in pink and wearing flashing bunny ears - set off from the Water Gardens car park in Harlow town centre at the start of the St Clare Hospice Midnight Walk on Saturday evening.
Published: 16:36 Tue 25 Feb 2014
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With so many different sources reporting on the state of the housing market, the message is often mixed and at the best confusing. Last year the market was on the move and house prices were on the up.

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