Acton History

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There was a good turnout for a historic walk round Acton on 11 August, run jointly with Acton History Group. Different speakers talked about 3 historic plaques in the area. The first 2 plaques were installed by Ealing Civic Society: … Continued

Pitzhanger Manor News

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Ealing Council has been successful in its round one bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund for the restoration of Pitzhanger Manor. The Council will shortly be undertaking public consultation seeking public views on future options for the Manor and adjoining … Continued

Spot Your Local Gems

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Nominate your favourite buildings in the Borough to help protect them from demolition. The Society wishes to ensure that local buildings of architectural or historical interest are identified and protected from unsympathetic redevelopment before they are affected by planning applications … Continued

Improving Gunnersbury

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Work continues on preparing bids for funding for Gunnersbury Park and Museum. Ealing and Hounslow Councils are currently talking with the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) about applying for a Heritage Grant and a Parks for People bid early in 2012. … Continued

New (old) Maps of Ealing

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New (old) maps of our area Many readers may be familiar with the ‘Godfrey Edition’ reproductions of old Ordnance Survey maps. Over 2000 titles have been issued in this series of OS maps of towns throughout Britain and Ireland. The … Continued

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