Monthly Archive: May 2017

May 31 2017

Pinner Wood School – Progress Report, May 24, 2017

Dear resident, This is the fourth of our regular updates on the work that our project team are undertaking at the site of Pinner Wood School. The site is currently closed after the discovery of previously unmapped chalk mine tunnels under the school building, some of which had collapsed roofs. We are pleased to report …

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May 15 2017

Susan Says: Not all lessons are learnt in the Classroom – Great News from Avanti House School

Not all lessons are learnt in the Classroom – Great News from Avanti House School It is always great to hear positive news, and even more so when it is close to home. I have recently been informed of some fantastic work that has been taking place at Avanti House School. Children, Parents and Teachers …

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May 11 2017

Pinner Wood School – Progress Report, May 10, 2017

Dear resident, This is the third of our regular updates on the work that our project team are undertaking at the site of Pinner Wood School. The site is currently closed after the discovery of previously unmapped chalk mine tunnels under the school building, some of which had collapsed roofs. We are currently drilling boreholes …

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May 08 2017

The @harrow_council “Your Place, Your Space” app – total waste of time

Harrow Council has started publicising it’s new mobile phone application, Your Place, Your Space. The idea is that residents can report, easily, issues they spot across the borough, and upload photographs, to the council. These would then, in theory, get dealt with, and we all end up living in a cleaner, safer place. The app’s description …

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May 05 2017

Thrive Harrow Launch – May 11, 2017

Following the Council’s unanimous agreement to sign up to the Mental Health Challenge, we are now looking to launch “Thrive Harrow”, a year of focus on mental health both internally and in the community. To kick-start this year of activity, we will be signing the ‘Time to Change’ Employer Pledge at a public event. This …

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May 05 2017

Harrow Citizens Pre-Founding Assembly – May 9, 2017

Representatives from a wide range of community organisations active in the borough of Harrow have come together to establish a local branch of Citizens. We invite you to join us for our pre-founding assembly on 9 May. Learn about community organising Hear from people why they care about Harrow and their dreams for our borough …

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May 03 2017

LGBT Photo Shoot #OUTCOME – May 17, 2017

Harrow Council has teamed up with photographer Tom Dingley to celebrate the diversity of Harrow as part of his #OUTCOME project. Some of Toms work was exhibited earlier earlier in the year for LGBT History Month. To mark International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and transphobia, Tom returns with pop-up studio for Harrow LGBT+ residents and …

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May 03 2017

Upwards for Harrow’s Conservative Leader, Cllr Susan Hall

Kemi Badenoch, the Deputy Leader of the GLA Conservatives, will stand as her party’s candidate in Saffron Walden at this year’s general election. Why is this relevant to Harrow? Because, according to Conservative Home, “…if Badenoch becomes an MP and vacates her seat on the London Assembly, she will be succeeded by the next person …

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