Heritage Open Days and Walk

The annual Heritage Open days are taking place from 13 – 22 September. Locally, there are two events at: The Gibberd Garden on 15 September from 2-6pm.For details see: https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/the-gibberd-garden1 180 Bishopsfield on 22 September from 11 – 3pmFor details see: https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/180-bishopsfield-harlow For all heritage day events see:https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk There are also Market Street Heritage Walks in Old Harlow on Sunday 22nd September…

Harlow Architectural Design Awards – Voting is now open

Your vote on Harlow’s architecture counts. The voting is open to find Harlow’s best new architecture in 2019. This is the fourth year that Harlow Civic Society has run its architecture award programme in which residents can nominate and vote for their favourite newly completed projects in three categories: Residential, Non-Residential and Environmental. The shortlists are published…

(Re-)Telling the New Town Story – 25th July

This talk was on the 25th July from 1930 to 2100 at the Harlow Museum. Jake Shepherd presented findings from his research with Harlow residents about their memories of Harlow’s anniversary celebrations. Archive/contemporary materials from this dissertation’s research into Harlow’s 40th (1987) and 70th (2017) anniversary commemorations were displayed throughout the event. Jake gave a fascinating…