Stansted Airport - aerial view of main terminal building

Fighter jets over Stortford and Harlow amid emergency situation at Stansted Airport

FLIGHTS in and out of Stansted Airport were suspended temporarily this evening (Wednesday, July 23) as a result of an emergency situation.

Published: 15:07 Wed 23 Jul 2014
Viv Chipperfield and daughter Claire were among those who invited the public into their garden in Hastingwood

The 20th annual Harlow Open Gardens Weekend has raised £6,400 for St Clare Hospice.

Published: 14:09 Wed 23 Jul 2014

Police are advising motorists to avoid the anticlockwise carriageway of the M25 between junctions 28 (Brook Street) and junction 27 (M11) following a two vehicle crash.

Published: 09:00 Wed 23 Jul 2014

A Harlow academy has joined forces with repairs and maintenace provider Kier to clean up the town.

Published: 11:16 Tue 22 Jul 2014

A LOTTO prize worth £59,520 has yet to be claimed from a ticket bought in Harlow and the National Lottery is urging players to double-check their tickets.

Published: 15:07 Wed 23 Jul 2014

A pet shop in Harlow will be holding a workshop to provide pet owners with tips on how to protect their pets in the sun and heat this summer.

Published: 10:51 Wed 23 Jul 2014
Leaves Retreat owner Rachel Gumbs and The Voice UK winner Jermain Jackman

A new hair salon welcomed The Voice UK winner Jermain Jackman to its grand opening.

Published: 07:00 Wed 23 Jul 2014

ALMOST 3,000 emergency 999 calls were made in Hertfordshire and Essex as the East of England Ambulance Service experienced its busiest weekend of the year so far.

Published: 13:08 Tue 22 Jul 2014

Police were called to a car accident in Harlow this morning (Tuesday, July 22).

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MOVING ON? Arsenal's Santi Cazorla, left (Pic Anthony Devlin/PA Wire)

Arsenal rocked as Madrid prepare double transfer raid

SPANISH champions Atletico Madrid are set to make a double transfer raid on Arsenal this summer.Atletico boss Diego Simeone want to sign Gunners duo Nacho Monreal and Santi Cazorla.

Published: 09:18 Wed 23 Jul 2014
The new Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games logo during its launch at the Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow.

The 20th Commonwealth Games will start in Glasgow tonight with an official opening by the Queen.

Published: 17:35 Tue 22 Jul 2014
MATCH-WINNING INNINGS: Imran Qadir made 101 in Harlow's win over Hadleigh and Thundersley

AN aggressive century from Imran Qadir was the key innings for Harlow as they beat Hadleigh & Thundersley by four wickets at home in division one of the Shepherd Neame Essex Cricket League.

Published: 07:08 Tue 22 Jul 2014
GREAT EFFORT: The depleted Harlow Athletic Club men's team have produced fantastic displays this season

HARLOW Athletic Club qualified for the promotion play-off final after a brilliant performance in the final Southern League meeting of the 2014 season.

Published: 12:56 Mon 21 Jul 2014
FRENCH TARGET? Mauricio Pochettino (Pic: PA)

SPURS are looking to sign a player dubbed "the new Luka Modric" as they continue to hunt for new young talent across Europe.

Published: 07:45 Wed 23 Jul 2014

A TEAM of just 12 athletes secured third place for Harlow Athletic Club in the penultimate round of the Southern Women’s League.

Published: 12:33 Tue 22 Jul 2014
MOVING ON? France's Morgan Schneiderlin (AP Photo/David Vincent)

SPURS boss Mauricio Pochettino is lining up a double raid on his former club Southampton.

Published: 17:20 Mon 21 Jul 2014
Ramya Upahdyay bowls for Harlow Town. Photo By Steve Weemes

A MAMMOTH score of 362-7 and a 246-run victory has left Harlow Town officials scouring the record books to see if a Shepherd Neame Essex League division three milestone has been broken.

Published: 10:32 Mon 21 Jul 2014
SHARP EDGE: Alex Read scored for Hawks on Friday Pic: Vikki Lince

ALEX Read carried on where he left off last season as he fired the Hawks to a win over Ryman premier side Enfield Town at The Harlow Arena on Friday.

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What's On

July 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
Market Update

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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