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Harlow Business Awards

Information about the 2019 Harlow Business Awards can be seen here

Nominations open soon.

Please think about local companies who deserve recognition.

The Awards dinner will be help at the Manor of Groves on October 3rd

Time to Change - raising awareness of Mental Heath in the workplace

Time to Change is a nation wide government backed movement, its aim is to raise awareness and reduce the stigma around mental health.

With sponsorship from Harlow Council businesses in the Harlow area are invited to take part in this local initiative.

With over 1000 businesses signed up already in England it is a brilliant opportunity to make the most of this free scheme and create a healthier workplace.

All that is involved is a small amount of time put aside to create an action plan.  This will be done with the help of a Time to Change project worker who will come to your address and assist you.

When the action plan is complete theywill ask you sign a pledge which will show your staff your commitment to mental health awareness in the work place.

The scheme has had brilliant result with improvement in productivity, a difference in staff wellbeing and a lower absence rate.

Mind in West Essex would love to have a variety of local businesses involved and will be arranging an event for the pledge signing and hoping to have press involvement as well as social media coverage.

Please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information.

Mental Health First Aid

Rainbow Services are facilitating a half-day Seminar on April 9th

The course will be delivered by Provide

More information can be found here

Making Tax digital - a message from Barclays

Join us for an informal business networking event and seminar on Making Tax Digital and Making Business Digital.


Tuesday, 19th of March, 10.00-12.00


Digital is becoming more and more important and relevant in business. We are running this event to give you an overview of the changes to TAX reporting starting in 2019 and to share how some businesses are using digital to grow and make efficiencies. 


Our Digital Engagement Manager alongside experts from Giess Wallis Crisp will discuss both topics, share insights, tips and the next steps.


At the event there will be plenty of opportunity to discuss and ask questions in the company of our team and your local peers. We hope you can join us.



Barclays Bank
Old Harlow
Station Road
CM17 0AS



10:00 – 10:30 Welcome & Networking
10:30 – 11:30 Making Tax Digital & Making Business Digital

11:30 – 11:45 Q&A

12:00 Close

Places are limited and are first come first served. To confirm your place, please RSVP to

Please advise if you have any special dietary requirements or access requests.  
We hope you will be able to join us.

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