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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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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 is attempting to hold the powers that be to account and to maintain and enhance quality of life for Ealing...

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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. Phase 2 has begun and this will see the outer frame, glazing, domed atrium and first floor prayer room...

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St James Church in West Ealing to close down

After over a century, St James Church in West Ealing is closing its doors – this time for good. It was closed down for a period some years ago. I can remember it boarded up and with broken windows. This time though it looks like its closing for good. Services stop...

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Ealing Matters Newsletter – Issue 1

19 April 2018                                                                                                                     ISSUE 1 Welcome to the first newsletter published by Ealing Matters. We are a network of residents’ groups throughout Ealing who are...

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Brand new St John’s Primary School opens today

The original plans for the Green Man Lane Estate did not include a new primary school for St John's but thankfully common sense prevailed and provision was...

Help with form-filling for people involved in home care Friday 19th October 2-4pm

This emergency form-filling session will be a free, drop-in event that is open to anyone who is involved in home care as a direct recipient or as a carer. It...

The changing face of West Ealing

These two cranes caught my eye and just encapsulate how much West Ealing is changing. One crane is on the site of the new mosque and the other on the BHS...

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...

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...

Melbourne Avenue – seat removal – email to Gareth Shaw MP

Good Afternoon Gareth You may recall that after the last Walpole Ward Forum I came up to ask you about rumours that the circular seat at the top of Melbourne...

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...

The latest news from Ealing Matters on building development plans across the borough

  Welcome to the second newsletter from Ealing Matters. Formed in winter 2017/18 we are a network of residents’ groups throughout Ealing which is attempting...

136 Flats Rising to 11 Storeys on BHS site

Approval for new flats On 24 February 2016, Ealing Council Planning Committee approved the building of this residential tower block with a very high density...

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...