M11 CRASH: Essex Police continue investigations into cause of fatal accident

Investigations into the cause of a fatal road crash on the M11 are continuing today (Friday, July 11).

Published: 14:56 Fri 11 Jul 2014
Councillor Rodney Bass with a maintenance crew

Potholes, cracks and other defects have reduced by 20 per cent on Essex’s main roads since April 2014.

Published: 09:29 Fri 11 Jul 2014

Four men were due to appear in court today (Friday, July 11) after being charged in connection with a series of telephone frauds in Essex and neighbouring counties.

Published: 17:57 Thu 10 Jul 2014
MEP Richard Howitt

LABOUR Euro MP for Herts Richard Howitt has defended public sector workers striking today (Thursday, July 10) in the county and beyond.

Published: 15:30 Thu 10 Jul 2014

IT was a super Saturday (July 5) evening in Sawbridgeworth as the town’s third annual summer prom ended with a spectacular fireworks display.

Published: 11:58 Fri 11 Jul 2014
Latton Common

Police have served a section 61 notice on a group of travellers in Harlow following an increase in fly-tipping.

Published: 09:05 Fri 11 Jul 2014

Bus firm First Essex has been given a formal warning for the poor punctuality of its services.

Published: 15:48 Thu 10 Jul 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an accident on the M11 near Harlow yesterday afternoon (Thursday, July 10) in which a 79-year-old woman died and two people - a man and a woman - were seriously injured.

Published: 12:44 Thu 10 Jul 2014

Protestors staged a demonstration in Harlow over the weekend against wasteful spending by local authorities.

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ARSENAL BOUND? Germany's Sami Khedira, right (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Arsenal close in on another stunning World Cup swoop

ARSENE Wenger has moved closer to bringing Real Madrid's Sam Khedira to Arsenal.

Published: 09:46 Fri 11 Jul 2014

HARLOW Running Club narrowly missed out on promotion despite finishing on the same number of points as one of the teams that went up.

Published: 09:00 Fri 11 Jul 2014
APOLOGY: Rye House Rockets' promoter Len Silver (Pic Steve Weemes)

RYE House Rockets promoter Len Silver has apologised to fans for his team's recent poor results, saying the Hoddesdon side has been a "victim of the rule book",

Published: 11:33 Thu 10 Jul 2014
TARGET: Swansea City's Ben Davies, left (Pic: Mike Egerton/PA Wire)

MAURICIO Pochettino could miss out on bringing Swansea's Ben Davies to Tottenham Hotspur with Liverpool set to swoop.

Published: 12:59 Wed 09 Jul 2014
Gabriella Cowley Pic: Vikki Lince

GABRIELLA Cowley helped England dominate the European Ladies Amateur Team Championships.

Published: 09:18 Fri 11 Jul 2014

A QUARTET of medals was won by Harlow Gymnastics Club members at the East Region Recreational Championships in Piper’s Vale, Ipswich.

Published: 20:25 Thu 10 Jul 2014
Gabriella Cowley Pic: Vikki Lince

HANBURY Manor golfer Gabriella Cowley helped her England team defeat Italy today (Thursday July 10) in a thrilling match at the European Ladies Amateur Team Championships in Slovenia.

Published: 07:10 Thu 10 Jul 2014
Jo Harten (s)

HAVING been voted the most valuable player in the best netball league in the world this season, Harlow’s Jo Harten is ready for gold medal glory as she targets Commonwealth Games success with England.

Published: 12:55 Wed 09 Jul 2014
Joe Holland (s)

THE promotion charge of Harlow Town was dented by a heavy defeat against title rivals Woodford Green in division three of the Shepherd Neame Essex League on Saturday.

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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
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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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