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May 26 2014

Open Letter to Cllr Perry: Streaming of Cabinet Meetings

David Congratulations on your success in the recent elections. One of the readers of has expressed an interest in streaming live video and audio from cabinet meetings in the future. I’m sure that in the interests of openness and transparency, you’d be happy to allow this, and, of course, there would be absolutely no …

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Jan 01 2014

The Winner of iharrow’s 2014 Charity is… Harrow Womens’ Centre

Nearly 2000 people voted in our poll to see which charity we should support during 2014. If you recall, we promised to donate 100% – that’s every single penny – of our Google Adsense advertising income in 2014 to a charity chosen by iharrow’s readers. We started with asking for nominations, and then held a …

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Oct 19 2013 Announces Live Event Twitter Feed

Following the success of our live event coverage through Twitter recently, we’ve now launched a new Twitter account @iharrowlive which will cover events across the borough by live tweeting. We used this format with great success to cover the Council Meeting in September where Cllr Susan Hall was elected leader; we’ve also used it for …

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Aug 06 2013

Flame of the week – #HusainGate

One of a series of Flame of the Week – a series highlighting some of the most, uh, robust emails we receive. The Douchebag Award attracted a couple of public comments, but this one was really too good to pass by I found this disgusting article with links to my page single Muslim mums and …

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Jan 30 2013 Poll – Should Cllr Gawn Resign?

Much has been written about Cllr David Gawn (Labour, Harrow on the Hill) following his recent convictions for fraud. The Harrow Conservative Group have (predictably) publicly called for his resignation, and the readers’ comments in the local press seem to have echoed this. Over the last few weeks, we ran a poll on to …

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Nov 12 2012

PizzaExpress £50 Voucher – Winner Announced

Our recent competition for a £50 PizzaExpress Voucher for the new Harrow St Georges Restaurant was won by Laura David, with a phone number ending in …505. We’ve passed your details onto PizzaExpress, and they’ll be in touch with you shortly. Many thanks to all who entered – the correct answer was guessed by all …

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May 21 2012

An appeal: Jack and Rebecca’s Dream to Walk is supporting Jack and Rebecca’s Dream to Walk  as our 2012 charity. We’re donating all our advertising income from Google Adsense up until the end of the year to this worthwhile cause. That means that EVERY payment that Google makes to us for running advertising here during 2012 will go straight to this cause, …

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Feb 04 2012

iharrow – we’re now on Facebook!

We’re glad to announce that – following a load of requests – we’re now on Facebook at – make sure you ‘Like’ us there to get the latest news straight into your news feed. If you already follow us on Twitter, or by an RSS feed, Facebook is just one more option: we still …

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