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Plans to redesign Dean Gardens put on hold

The redesign of Dean Gardens along with all other plans for the West Ealing Liveable Neighbourhood project have been put on hold because of Transport for London's Covid-19 driven financial crisis. It seems all TfL's Liveable Neighbourhood projects are on hold and will...

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Hanwell Hootie goes online – Saturday 9th May

The team organising the Hanwell Hootie have done wonders and a show will go on - streamed live on its Facebook page from 4pm on Saturday May 9th. So at least we can enjoy some live music and some of the artists will get a chance to play. To help pay the artists and...

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Coronavirus: Advice on how you can help

If you want to help your local community during this Coronavirus emergency then a good starting place is reading Ealing Council’s piece on their website. It covers topics such as: Ways to help Avoiding scams How we can all help to slow the spread of the virus There...

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Ealing Matters Newsletter February 2020

Crowd funding initiatives by local residents who are trying to prevent Ealing Council’s disposal of public assets in the town are on the rise. Hanwell Nature launched legal action against the Council in December 2019. It is raising cash to pay for legal advice to...

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Find out what's happening around Ealing Ealing is becoming one of the most over-developed boroughs in London. Ealing Ma:ers research has found that 85 tower blocks over 10 storeys were built in the borough recently, are being built or are in the pipeline. Of these...

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Ealing Matters March 2019

24 March 2019ISSUE 4 The mood of community and residents’ groups in Ealing varies from gloomy to angry. Disenchantment with over-development, planning decisions, and planning competence has been well documented by Ealing Matters and on a number of online forums....

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Ealing Music and Film Festival 13-17 February

Celebrating Ealing's Cultural Heritage This year sees the 7th annual Ealing Music and Film Fastival take place at venues across Ealing including the University of West London, St Barnabas Church, The Brentham Club, St Mary's Church and the MetFilm School. The Festival...

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What future for West Ealing Library?

Ealing Council has approved a proposal for West Ealing library to become one of seven community managed libraries across the borough. With yet more cuts to services on the way, one of these is about the local community taking over the day-to-day running of seven...

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West Ealing Centre Neighbourhood Area News – October 2017

West Ealing Centre Neighbourhood Area News West Ealing Centre Neighbourhood  Plan (WECNP) West Ealing Centre Neighbourhood Forum(WECNF) is still in discussion...

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...

Coronavirus: Advice on how you can help

If you want to help your local community during this Coronavirus emergency then a good starting place is reading Ealing Council’s piece on their website. It...

Mosque needs £2.5million for completion

The building work continues but the mosque in Singapore Rd is back in use as a place of worship. Phases 1 with construction of the concrete frame is complete....

Ealing Council cabinet approves West Ealing Centre Neighbourhood plan

On 16 January 2018, Ealing Council Cabinet approved the West Ealing Centre Neighbourhood Forum (WECNF) Neighbourhood Plan. WECNF, a Government designated body...

West Ealing community hub needs your help to continue

This story comes from West Ealing BID. West Ealing Community has used the Welshore Hub many times for its meetings and we have heard first hand about the wide...

Ealing Matters Newsletter

Issue 3     5th December 2018 Welcome to the third Ealing Matters newsletter. We are a network of 62 residents’ and community groups throughout Ealing which...

West Ealing news and rumours

In June the Sainsbury’s site in Melbourne Ave was bought for  £22.4m by Aprirose and Aurora   Is this the first step to a new development stretching all the...

Landslide Victory for Central Ealing Neighbourhood Plan (CENP)

After five years hard work the Central Ealing Neighbourhood Forum (CENF) has achieved success with its Neighbourhood Plan. There were two referenda held on 12...

25 storey tower proposed opposite West Ealing station

Locally based housing developer A2Dominion has bought the Majestic Wine Warehouse/Halfords site opposite West Ealing station. It held a public exhibition of...