There are 6 English Heritage Blue Plaques in Ealing, including one erected by the former Greater London Council which ran the scheme before EH.  Ealing Civic Society plaques are green, with one bronze pavement plaque – these are listed on a separate page.

Alan BlumleinAlan Blumlein, the inventor who lived on the Haymills Estate at 37 The Ridings Ealing W5 3BT

John Lindley

John Lindley, the Kew Botanist, at Bedford House, The Avenue , Chiswick W4 1UD

Michael Balcon

Sir Michael Balcon, the film producer, at Ealing Studios, Ealing Green W5 5EP

Dorothea Chambers

Dorothea Lambert Chambers, the seven times Women’s Wimbledon Tennis Champion, at St Matthew’s Vicarage, 7 North Common Road, Ealing W5 2QA

Fred Perry

Fred Perry, the last British Men’s Wimbledon Tennis Champion, at 223, Pitshanger Lane, Ealing W5 1RG

Richard Titmuss

Richard Titmuss, social scientist and LSE professor, at 32 Twyford Avenue, Acton W3 9QB

Another English Heritage Blue Plaque may be erected in Ealing for:

Nevil Shute, the novelist: English Heritage have received and shortlisted a proposal for the erection of a Blue Plaque at his former home in Somerset Road W13, which they are unable to progress at present.

For more information about English Heritage blue plaques and a register of other commemorative plaque schemes see the English Heritage blue plaques register.