2016 Awards night

posted in: Awards | 0

We had a full house for the 2016 Annual Awards on 8 November. Eight schemes had been shortlisted for the Awards for excellent new design in the Borough, and although no project was considered quite good enough for the main … Continued


posted in: Planning | 0

During August and September the Society’s Environment Committee looked at 9 planning applications in different parts of the Borough and submitted objections to and comments on 8 of them. They included two 22 storey buildings in Southall (Malgavita Works and … Continued

2016 Award ceremony

posted in: Awards | 0

All are welcome to attend our annual award ceremony on Tuesday 8 November at 7.30 in Ealing Town Hall, Uxbridge Rd, W5 2BY.  The aim of the award scheme is to encourage and reward good design in the Borough. Eight projects … Continued

New plaque

posted in: Plaques | 0

On 5 October we unveiled a new green plaque jointly with Acton History Group. Eric Ravilious (1903-1942) was born at 96 Churchfield Road W3 but his family moved a few years later to Eastbourne where his father, a shopkeeper, set … Continued


posted in: Planning | 0

The Society regularly comments on major planning applications in the Borough. In late May to July 2016 our Environment Committee considered 25 planning applications from all parts of the Borough. We objected to several schemes including the construction of: 2 … Continued

Ealing Walk App

posted in: Miscellaneous | 0

In July we were approached by Historic England to help them update a walk which they had found on our website which was originally devised in the 1970s by a former member of the Executive Committee, John Foster White. The … Continued

2016 Award

posted in: Awards | 0

Every year we shortlist new architecture, including renovations, and newly designed landscapes for our annual Award which celebrates good design in all parts of the Borough. We are now shortlisting for the 2016 Award following the deadline of 16 September. … Continued

Cinema Site Sale

posted in: Planning | 0

St George, the developers of the Dickens Yard site behind Ealing Town Hall, have acquired the Ealing cinema site previously owned by Land Securities following a CPO hearing in 2015. It is not yet clear whether the change of ownership … Continued

Crossrail Update

posted in: Transport | 0

John Goldsmith, Community Relations Manager for the western section of Crossrail, reported on progress with the future Elizabeth Line on 26 July. We heard in greater detail about the 5 Crossrail stations in the Borough of Ealing, all of which … Continued

Ealing Town Hall

posted in: Council | 0

Ealing Council has announced that it is going into partnership with a company called Mastcraft to redevelop Ealing Town Hall into a hotel whilst at the same time retaining some of the civic rooms (in particular the Victoria Hall) for … Continued