More in Common

Sep 11

More in Common

Today was the Chair of Harlow Council’s Annual Civic Service, in St Paul’s Harlow. In the light of recent events, here was my address to the service, attended by the Lord Lieutenant of Essex, Lord Petre, the High Sheriff of Essex, the Chair of Essex County Council and the Mayors and Chairs of a number of local Councils.   The last few weeks have...

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Proud of Harlow

Aug 06

Proud of Harlow

Harlow often gets a bad rap. Mainly from people who have never been here, and know nothing about it. Harlow, which celebrated its 65th year as a new town in 2012, has many things to be proud of. From its wonderful green spaces, designed into the very fabric of the town as part of its Master Plan by Sir Frederick Gibberd, its legacy of wonderful public art, including...

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We will remember them

Nov 15

We will remember them

After a busy saturday around Fifth Avenue, Moreley Grove and Rivermill with over 20 Labour activists knocking on over 600 doors, listening to residents concerns and taking notes to take up specific issues, Sunday was spent in more reflective mood. It was wonderful to see so many people turn out at the Harlow Remembrance Day service at Netteswell Cross. In addition to...

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Harlow Council

Nov 09

Harlow Council

On Monday evening, I was selected to be the Labour Party Candidate in Little Parndon and Hare Street, for the Harlow District Council elections in 2012. I am incredibly proud to be selected to represent the Labour Party for the ward I live in. There will be a lot of hard work between now and May, pounding the streets at weekends and in the evenings. The upside is...

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Harlow Pets Corner

Sep 20

Harlow Pets Corner

On Sunday, went to the Fun Day at Harlow Pet’s Corner. The Sun was shining, lots of people and a great atmosphere. A fantastic venue and facility for Harlow children (and the grown ups too!). Let’s hope that in the Tories undue haste to sell this off (without consulting Harlow residents) that the long term future is preserved. Karen and I, then has a...

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