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Waltham Abbey pensioner talks about his experience in the Armed Forces

By Z Betton / 14th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Journalism student Z Betton went behind the scenes with a retired councillor to hear his thrilling story about serving in the Armed Forces. A PENSIONER from Waltham Abbey opens up about his experience in the army during his much younger years. Graham Sinclair-Pilch, 64, served eight years in the Armed Forces, he volunteered to join…

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Essex teen opens up about her near death experience

By Z Betton / 7th June 2019 / 0 Comments

Journalism student Z Betton interviewed a 19-year-old student about a horrific moment that she thought would be the end of her life. A TEENAGER from Essex has gone into detail about the terrifying night that she thought would mark the date of her death. Fucshia Dyvontae, 19, was involved in a dangerous car crash at…

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Harlow College students take over the Gibberd Gallery

By Oliver Robinson / 29th May 2019 / 0 Comments

HARLOW College has experienced tremendous success with 10 students featured in the Gibberd Gallery’s OPEN|OPEN exhibition. Students Beth Wellstead and Chan Chooi were both featured twice in the exhibition. Beth expressed how she felt ‘really proud’ to have her work displayed: “It makes believe in myself that if I carry on going I can push…

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Harlow College employees unite for cancer charity fundraiser

By Jake Murphy / 23rd May 2019 / 0 Comments

FIVE Harlow college employees faced their fears and abseiled down the 120 foot Church Langley water tower in aid of Teens Unite. Teens Unite is a charity that gives emotional support to teenagers who have been diagnosed with, are recovering from or who have suffered from cancer. The charity often hold workshops and residential meet-ups…

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Harlow students create a unique way of tackling school litter

By Willow Jacobs-Harding / 28th February 2019 / 0 Comments

BURNT Mill Academy head girl, Georgia Bailey and head boy, Matthew Hart have developed a way of reducing litter dropping after they felt their Harlow secondary school was becoming untidy. They decided to create a litter picking timetable to ensure all students will get involved and roll up their sleeves to clean up their surrounding…

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EastEnders stars work with Harlow drama students

By Willow Jacobs-Harding / 28th February 2019 / 0 Comments

BURNT Mill Academy students in Harlow are taking part in a series of drama workshops with top soap actor Ricky Norwood to perform in the Rudolph Walker Inter-School Drama Award. The award-winning EastEnders actor Rudolph Walker OBE, founder of Rudolph Walker Inter-School Drama Award,s introduced his scheme to the students at the academy. The actor…

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Pay what you can at the Harlow Playhouse

By Jake Murphy / 14th September 2018 / 0 Comments

PEOPLE who avoid going to the theatre because of the high seat prices have got a chance to attend shows at the Harlow Playhouse as part of a ‘Pay what you can’ scheme. This project is designed to give those who may not be able to afford the normal rates a chance to indulge in…

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Harlow ‘Grime’ duo launch EP

By Jake Murphy / 12th September 2018 / 0 Comments

Reporter Jake Murphy investigates whether the UK Rap/Grime scene is growing or declining with Miracall X Lockaveli , a Grime duo from Harlow GRIME culture within the youth of the UK has been growing in recent years, with acts coming through the ranks on to the mainstream stage. Big Narstie a Harlow Resident and other…

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