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  • Lower Thames Crossing's consultation
    Lower Thames Crossing’s consultation
    12th November 2018 by
    As you may be aware, the Lower Thames Crossing’s 10-week consultation has launched on 10 October and will close on 20 December. Our main run of consultation events in the London Borough of Havering will get going from tomorrow when we hold an awareness raising event at...
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  • Remembrance Day 2018
    Remembrance Day 2018
    11th November 2018 by
    Over 200 people attended the remembrance day service at the new Memorial outside Harold Wood Library. In attendance were local Councillors, The British legion – Harold Wood Branch, Hornchurch and Upminster Sea Cadets, St Peter’s Church, Major Purvez Bhadruddin and Corporal Dave Treslove, 4th Battalion Parachute Regiment....
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  • Harold Wood Remembrance Day Service at the New Memorial
    Harold Wood Remembrance Day Service at the New Memorial
    4th November 2018 by
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  • Harold Wood Running Club Charity Race
    Harold Wood Running Club Charity Race
    23rd October 2018 by
    We held our 3rd Annual 5 mile charity race on Sunday 7th October, it was a beautiful Autumn day and Sir Trevor Brooking started the race for us.  We had a field of 190 runners on the day and we received amazing feedback and we raised in total £4,000...
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  • Highway Defects Reported
    Highway Defects Reported
    21st October 2018 by
    Your local Councillors have been walking the streets with officers advising them of various defects and these have all been reported below. Highway defects   Rosslyn Avenue               : Junction with Squirrels Heath Road – cracked paving Squirrels Heath Road     : opposite 174 – c/way pothole Birkdale Avenue             ...
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  • Harold Wood Safer Neighbourhood Police Newsletter
    Harold Wood Safer Neighbourhood Police Newsletter
    15th October 2018 by
    Haroldwood News Letter – OCTOBER 2018...
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  • Funeral Arrangements - Bob Hale R.I.P
    Funeral Arrangements – Bob Hale R.I.P
    18th September 2018 by
    To anyone who knew Bob Hale.   The Funeral arrangements are as follows:   Thursday, October 4th At the Crematorium Upminster.   Time 1.20pm   Leaves House At 12.45.   Flowers or a Donation to the British Heart Foundation.   Dress as you wish....
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  • All Saints Players
    All Saints Players
    15th September 2018 by
    All Saints’ Players are looking for people to take on small speaking and non-speaking roles in their next pantomime, The Snow Queen, which will be performed on 17, 18 & 19 January 2019. If you’re aged 18 or over and have the urge to act, come along...
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  • Ardleigh Green Bridge Works
    Ardleigh Green Bridge Works
    17th August 2018 by
    Please see attached letter in relation to works being carried out at Ardleigh Green Bridge AGB August 2018 works final...
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  • Havering Budget consultation
    Havering Budget consultation
    29th July 2018 by
    Havering Council have launched their budget consultation with local residents. Funding for our Council budget comes from many sources such as Council Tax and grants from central government and each year the Council has to set a budget to decide how much to spend on services for...
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  • Harold Wood Polyclinic Consultation
    Harold Wood Polyclinic Consultation
    8th July 2018 by
    Further to a previous post on respect of the Harold Wood walk in Polyclinic please find further details on the consultation. Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge CCGs are looking at how we can improve the way community urgent care services are accessed locally. There is a...
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  • M25 junction 28 improvement scheme
    M25 junction 28 improvement scheme
    3rd July 2018 by
    M25 junction 28 improvement scheme – update on consultation   We last contacted you in January this year to update you on the progress of the road improvement scheme on the M25 at junction 28.   Our earlier consultation (14 November 2016 to 6 January 2017) led...
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  • Harold Hill Foodbank
    Harold Hill Foodbank
    22nd June 2018 by
    Harold Hill Foodbank are looking to do a fundraising initiative and are hoping that local residents can help.  The Foodbank is heavily dependent on grants that have been awarded to them but unfortunately during this year and next year these grants are going to fall away.  We...
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  • IN THE BEGINNING....An historical view of Harold Wood
    IN THE BEGINNING….An historical view of Harold Wood
    17th June 2018 by
    Harold Wood lay on the Great Eastern main line and in 1866, 300 acres of Gubbins farm was purchased by a group of developers, The Harold Wood Estate Co. who planned a new town there and contracted with the Great Eastern Railway for the building of a...
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  • Beware of TFL Rail!
    Beware of TFL Rail!
    2nd June 2018 by
    In February 2018, our son was travelling home from London, towards home at Harold Wood. He touched in at Liverpool Street in order to catch a TfL rail service. On the day in question, there were delays to the TfL service, and so he (along with others)...
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  • Improbable Fiction
    Improbable Fiction
    30th May 2018 by
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  • Ardleigh Green Bridge
    Ardleigh Green Bridge
    30th May 2018 by
    Dear Stakeholder, Further to my letter of 13 May and further reminder on 24 May regarding weekend works to demolish the West side of Ardleigh Green Bridge, I am pleased to report the success of this stage of the project. The demolition of the west side of the bridge...
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  • Ardleigh Green Bridge Update
    Ardleigh Green Bridge Update
    14th May 2018 by
    Please find attached update from TFL with regards the bridge works.   AGB Final May letter...
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  • Harold Wood Primary School Summer Fayre
    Harold Wood Primary School Summer Fayre
    11th May 2018 by
    Harold Wood Primary School Parent Teacher Association will be holding their summer fayre on the 7th July from 11.30-3.30 and would like to invite everybody to attend. With bouncy castles and inflatables, Harold wood tavern, games, food and an arena with non stop entertainment and lots of fun and games we...
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  • Harold Hill Activities
    Harold Hill Activities
    27th April 2018 by
    Here are some of the activities that we have done on the Hill and there is much more! Harold Hill Activities Letter.doc...
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  • Support your local Residents' Association Candidates
    Support your local Residents’ Association Candidates
    14th April 2018 by
    Please can we urge all our local residents to support the Residents Association candidates in the Local Elections on May 3rd. We wish to continue all the hard work that we have done for this area over the years and continue delivering the Bulletin to you, As...
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  • Homes Is Where Your Clothes Are
    Homes Is Where Your Clothes Are
    14th April 2018 by
    Our May play is ‘Homes Is Where Your Clothes Are’ a comedy by Anthony Marriott and Bob Grant. Performances are Thursday 17th, Friday 18th and Saturday 19th May at All Saints Church Hall, Ardleigh Green Road, Hornchurch, RM11 2LU.  Doors open at 7.30pm and the show starts...
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  • Royal Cream Tea
    Royal Cream Tea
    5th April 2018 by
    On Monday 14th May at Haircraft, 7, Oak Road, Harold Wood – 10.30-4.30. We are celebrating the Royal Wedding and will be dusting our hats off for the occasion and would love for you to join us. All proceeds to St Francis Hospice...
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  • Litter Fines Increase from April 1st
    Litter Fines Increase from April 1st
    1st April 2018 by
    As from April 1st, the Council will be able to impose on-the-spot fines for littering of up to £150, nearly double the £80 previously allowed. The Government says officers should give people the chance to pick up their litter and that issuing a fine should be proportionate to the...
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