2018 Award – apply now!

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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. You can see last year’s winners here. So if you know of any project … Continued

Gunnersbury Past and Present

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Despite fierce competition from the England v Colombia game, about 50 people turned up to hear Val Bott give the John Delafons lecture on 3 July. Val is the co-author (with James Wisdom) of a new book entitled Gunnersbury Park: … Continued

Wonderful Gunnersbury

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Val Bott will talk about the history and amazing recent transformation of the Gunnersbury estate at our annual John Delafons lecture on 3 July.  She is the honorary secretary of the Friends of Gunnersbury Park and Museum and co-author of … Continued

Wild Ealing

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Our Civic Day event this year was a visit to a 27 acre nature reserve in Perivale. Perivale Wood is run by volunteer members of the Selborne Society. It’s not generally open to the public, apart from an open day in … Continued

Summer Newsletter

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Our summer Newsletter is now out. Read the latest about the Filmworks cinema site, 10-40 The Broadway, Dickens Yard and Pitzhanger Manor. There is also news about our recent events and our comments on new planning applications. Many of our … Continued

Crossrail update

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All are welcome to our next talk entitled: Crossrail: countdown to delivery. The speaker will be John Goldsmith, Crossrail’s Community Relations Manager. He will give us the latest news of progress with the Borough’s Crossrail stations and how soon we … Continued

New plaque unveiled

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The latest Ealing Civic Society plaque was unveiled at our AGM on 10th April 2018, by the Mayor of Ealing, Councillor Simon Woodroffe. It commemorates Charles Jones, the first Borough Architect.  It will be installed at his former home, 5 Windsor … Continued

Town Hall history

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Following our AGM on 10 April, Ealing’s last Borough Architect, Gavin Leonard, gave a talk about Ealing’s first Borough Architect, the Victorian polymath Charles Jones. Jones was responsible for designing the town hall, which despite being only Grade ll listed, … Continued