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Council tax to increase by 5.99% from April

Ealing Council is increasing Council Tax by 5.99% which is the maximum it can increase it by without a referendum. The core Council Tax will increse by 2.99% and on top it is passing on the government's 3% social care levy.The statement on its website says that...

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Ealing Save Our NHS

Here is Ealing's local internet news service Exposure Box's second film about the state of the NHS in Ealing. It includes a powerful speech from Ealing Hospital consultant Gurjinder Sandhu describing the enormous pressures on NHS staff. The film is 14 minutes long but...

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Warren Evans goes in to administration

We highlighted the financial problems Warren Evans was having a few weeks ago. Sadly, no new investors could be found and the company has gone in to administration putting 300 jobs at risk. Let's hope someone rescues it and saves the jobs. Otherwise, it will leave a...

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Go-ahead for housing on Wickes site in Hanwell

A2Dominion's plans to redevelop the Wickes site in Hanwell have been approved this week by Ealing Council.  The site will have about 284 new homes and 35% of which will be affordable.  Of these affordable homes 60% will be affordable rent and 40% shared ownership....

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Cuppa with a Copper

With the closure of Ealing police station to the public the police want to give people a chance to come and talk to them about any problems and concerns they have. They are going to be available to talk to in West Ealing library on a regular basis. The two areas/wards...

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Vote for Seaford Road to be cleaned up for Great British Spring Clean

Ealing Council has signed up to take part in the Great British Spring Clean (GBSC), a national campaign led by Keep Britain Tidy to bring people together to...

Go-ahead for housing on Wickes site in Hanwell

A2Dominion's plans to redevelop the Wickes site in Hanwell have been approved this week by Ealing Council.  The site will have about 284 new homes and 35% of...

Welshore Chess Club

Fun for all ages Children and adults are enjoying chess every fortnight at the Saturday Welshore Chess Club. The club meets at the Welshore Community Hub at...

Save Our Hospitals March Passes Through West Ealing

100s of residents, NHS staff, Unions and politicians marched on Saturday 30 September 2017 from Southall Park to Ealing Common demonstrating to oppose plans...

Crisis in social care – public meeting on Mon 29th Jan 2-4pm

The Crisis in Social Care – a public meeting Monday 29th January 2-4pm at Bakers House, 37 The Grove, Ealing W5 5DX The discussion will be led by Eric Leach,...

Views sought on proposed ‘buffer zone’ around Marie Stopes clinic on Mattock Lane

Ealing Council is asking for views on a proposed Safe Zone outside the Marie Stopes clinic on Mattock Lane. The Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) is being...

Ealing Food Bank: Increased client usage and Universal Credit looms

30/01/2018 In early 2017, Ealing Food Bank moved from its offices in West Ealing, by Saint James Church, to St Mellitus Hall, Hanwell, where they now operate...

Service users of West Ealing mental health drop-in centre sing its praises

I was delighted to read this article about the Solace Centre on the ealingnewsextra website.  I went to its re-opening last year and was very impressed with...

A new independent coffee shop opens in West Ealing

It looks like the New Year has answered some people's prayers - a new independent coffee shop has opened in West Ealing just east of the Lido Junction. Doppio...

Council tax to increase by 5.99% from April

Ealing Council is increasing Council Tax by 5.99% which is the maximum it can increase it by without a referendum. The core Council Tax will increse by 2.99%...