Take the stress out of Christmas!

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Take the stress out of Christmas Day Christmas is the best time of year. Houses look fantastic decorated in Christmas lights and blown up Santas, you get to eat chocolates and not feel guilty about it and you spend time with people who you might not get to see all year. But, all the magic… Read more »

The Past and Future of the Harrow Arts Centre

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The Arts Centre is a well-known landmark in the modern Harrow landscape. Yet I know that I, for one, have long been aware of the site, without ever really giving the impressive buildings their due – or, as it turns out, the history its due. The centre has a history extending back far, even beyond… Read more »

The Stones – The Story behind Wealdstone FC

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A few weeks ago, Harrow FC were featured in a Harrow Online article – one exploring their long history of ups and downs, from the early twentieth century into the twenty-first and the present. With that in mind, it seems only fair that the borough’s other football team, who consider Harrow FC their rivals, should… Read more »

Community Spotlight: The Corner Shop

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Amidst the history that this borough has to offer, you’d be forgiven if you forgot that history, local history especially, can come in a myriad of smaller forms. One such form, perhaps the clearest, lies in family-run businesses. Whilst increasingly squeezed out by the big, distant corporations, these businesses that remain serve as some of… Read more »

HARROW CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE

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Harrow Business Christmas Gift Guide As the Christmas season approaches us, you are probably busy making lists and looking around for ideas for what to get your friends and family. As everybody is gearing up to the ‘festive season’ we thought it would be a good time to bring you our Harrow Business Christmas Gift… Read more »

One Famous Harrow Writer: Michael Rosen

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Like many, there are a number of ways in which Harrow has come to embody my childhood – whether that be physically in landmarks that have long drawn my curiosity, or sights such as our historic and famous hill. But events make up these memories too – from big events like the Pinner St. George’s… Read more »

HARROW CHRISTMAS PARTY!

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Join the party this Christmas in Harrow town centre Harrow Business Improvement District (Harrow BID) is getting in the festive mood early, kicking off with the Harrow Christmas Market which will be open for business in St Anns Road from Wednesday 23rd November, running through to Sunday 27th November. Offering traditional market goods and perfect… Read more »

The Boro’s – The Story of Harrow’s Football Team

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With the football season well underway, there may be no better time than the present to look at Harrow’s premier football team – a long-standing staple in the local community, and the source of, perhaps surprisingly, a number of successes over the years. Founded in 1933, initially under the name Roxonian F.C., the club quickly… Read more »

Black Friday

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Black Friday Yep, it’s that time of the year, when the C-word gets bounded around. Christmas! Sending chills down the spines of parents and sending children into hysterics with the wonderment of what Santa is going to bring this year. With 7 weeks until C-day, you are probably already thinking about what to buy, or… Read more »