Archive for Month: April 2016

  • Drinking Fountain on the Common – Finally!

    The lead pipes connecting the Fountain on Uxbridge Road have finally been replaced after 6 years of discussions with Thames Water. Repairs to the fountain will shortly take place and the drinking water will be switched on for the summer… Cllr Roz Reece has worked hard so that residents can soon look forward to fresh…

  • Less Planning Transparency, Weaker Democracy

    AT the 12th April Full Council Meeting, Labour-run Ealing Council has chosen to ratify the undemocratic proposals of the new Borough Planner, David Scourfield, and supported by the Labour Leader of the Council, Cllr Julian Bell. These proposals are as follows: *¬†Delegated Authority Threshold¬†– this is the level at which planning applications are automatically referred…