Local Development Framework

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A major consultation exercise on the Local Development Framework (LDF) which is intended to guide development in Ealing for the years up to 2026 was carried out in late 2010. The LDF consists of a suite of plans and other … Continued

Ex-Empire Cinema

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Building activity at the cinema site started just before Christmas when unsightly piles of rubble from the demolition were levelled. But our excitement was quickly deflated when we learned that Empire Cinemas were planning to build a temporary car park … Continued

Acton Town Hall Site

A report to progress new facilities on the Acton Town Hall site was approved by Ealing Council’s Cabinet in November 2010. The proposals include a 25m swimming pool, training pool, fitness suite, community facilities, library, day-care facilities and satellite office … Continued

Hanger Lane Houses

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Genesis Homes withdrew their previous planning application in 2009 to demolish three houses in Hanger Lane and two in Madeley Road. Instead, they consulted the Society and local residents in 2010 over a revised plan which would include retention of … Continued

St Mary’s Square Lighting

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St Mary’s Square has no street lighting other than that from nearby street lamps in St Mary’s Road. The society has proposed that one of the surplus cast-iron columns from elsewhere in Ealing should be restored and reinstalled at this … Continued

And the Winner Is…

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John Perryn School, a new pathfinder school in Acton, won the 2010 ECS Annual Award at a presentation ceremony at Ealing Town Hall on 4 November. The Ealing Gazette People’s Prize was awarded to the new Sixth Form Centre at … Continued

Westel House (32 Uxbridge Road)

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The current owners of Westel House (Frogmore), which has been empty for around four years, have been consulting residents groups and others about their latest ideas for redevelopment of the site to provide a hotel, affordable housing and private apartments … Continued

Ex-Empire Cinema

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The former Empire Cinema site remains cleared except for the facade with its supporting scaffolding and an unsightly pile of rubble at the rear. Empire Cinemas have recently submitted a planning application to enable them to reduce the amount of … Continued