News headlines for Harlow and Sawbridgeworth

MP calls on health secretary to investigate appointment of Princess Alexandra Hospital chief executive Phil Morley

16:29 Fri 01 Aug 2014

An MP has written to health secretary Jeremy Hunt to express her concern over reports that new Princess Alexandra Hospital boss Phil Morley spent tens of thousands of pounds on his NHS credit card while

Published: 13:55 Fri 01 Aug 2014
Lightning over Stansted. Photo: @FleetEwan via Twitter

There is a high risk of lightning in the skies above Herts and Essex tonight (Friday, August 1) with thundery downpours expected across the region.

Published: 11:30 Fri 01 Aug 2014
Picture by Bryan Leach

The group of travellers who were illegally encamped on land at Katherine’s Way have moved to land between the road at Third Avenue and the cycle track.

Published: 17:17 Thu 31 Jul 2014
Dr Anthony Marsh

Ambulance bosses were “dismayed and disappointed” by the decision to appoint a part-time chief executive to the region’s ambulance service, according to a leaked letter.

Published: 13:29 Fri 01 Aug 2014

Harlow MP Robert Halfon has today (Friday, August 1) said he despaired at the loss of innocent lives in the ongoing Gaza conflict.

Published: 09:49 Fri 01 Aug 2014

Nineteen police officers in Essex have donated nearly £15,000 to a charity for children with cancer after taking part in fundraising events in New York.

Published: 16:00 Thu 31 Jul 2014

SAWBRIDGEWORTH Town Council is seeking a new member following the resignation of Cllr Jane Adams.Cllr Adams, pictured, who lives in The Meadows and works as a teacher in Harlow, joined the council in October