Harlow Residents to be consulted on transport plans for new estate

By Matthew Collings / 7th February 2020 / 0 Comments
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HARLOW and Gilston Park are showcasing transport plans as part of a six-week consultation on the new garden town.   Gilston Park is a new estate of around 8,500 homes planned to be built directly to the north of Harlow. Leisure, health and community options are being devised, and there is a proposed investment of…

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Vital Harlow project faces threat of closure

By Matthew Collings / 31st January 2020 / 0 Comments

A HARLOW project working with young people to combat violent crime could close by April if it doesn’t get more funding. Changing Lives in Harlow was created by former teacher David Simmons, and Ben Doyle, who is experienced in delivering sporting expertise within the community. Both run independent businesses; David Simmons runs Flick Trick Sports and…

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Sajid Javid describes Harlow College HAMEC as ‘incredible’

By Matthew Collings / 22nd November 2019 / 0 Comments
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HARLOW College’s £11 million  Harlow Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Centre (HAMEC) facility was described as “incredible” by Sajid Javid, Chancellor of Exchequer, when he visited staff and students, prior to the General Election in December.   During the visit, Mr Javid saw the marvels that the £11 million facilities brought to its students. On whether…

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Harlow to get new hospital

By Matthew Collings / 11th October 2019 / 0 Comments

HARLOW is set to have a new hospital to replace the ageing Princess Alexandra as part of a £2.7 billion NHS overhaul.   A total of 40 new hospitals are being proposed for England over the next decade as part of a governmental plan to improve healthcare in England.   Last week, Prime Minister Boris…

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