Category: Community

  • PRESS RELEASE: Ealing Conservatives Condemn Labour’s Closure of Local Libraries

    Ealing Conservatives Condemn Labour’s Closure of Local Libraries 17th July 2019 Ealing Labour’s decision to stop managing 5 libraries is only a cynical staging post before inevitable closure according to the Conservative opposition. Under Labour’s plans, Hanwell, Northfields, Perivale, Pitshanger and West Ealing libraries will be “community managed”, removing all professional librarians, oversight and funding…

  • How to survive the Lovebox/Citadel festival weekend

    Whether you love it or loathe it, the Lovebox and Citadel festivals are here this weekend starting from today. If you’re attending the festivals, please respect the community, put your rubbish in the bins provided (or take it home), don’t vandalise anything, don’t be antisocial to the park’s neighbours, don’t urinate (or worse) other than…

  • Lovebox/Citadel Festivals – Road Closures

    The Lovebox/Citadel Festivals will be taking place in Gunnersbury Park from Friday 12th July until Sunday 14th July. There will be various road closures in the area including: Gunnersbury Lane, Acton – closed between the junctions of Bollo Lane and the A406/Gunnersbury Avenue From 12th to 15th July 2019 between 19.00hrs to 01.00 hours. Popes Lane,…

  • Where are the bailiffs?

    Just before 3pm yesterday (19th June), Cllr Joanna Dabrowska was alerted by residents of the arrival of a new unauthorised encampment along Warwick Road Extension. At 1459, both the local authority and the local police team were informed. The designated council officer immediately took action by arriving at the encamped site and enforcing the borough-wide…

  • First unauthorised encampment on Ealing Common since injunction

    Just past 2pm today, local residents alerted Cllr Joanna Dabrowska of the pending arrival of caravans on the southern part of Ealing Common by Elm Avenue. Cllr Dabrowska has sprung into action and the enforcement team has been ‘activated’, and they are on their way to the unauthorised encampment to enforce the (interim) injunction that…

  • Gunnersville* Public Meeting – 18th June 2019

    Residents will be receiving an invite by 4th June (next week) to a public meeting about a series of forthcoming events at Gunnersbury Park called Gunnersville*. Tuesday, 18th June 2019 at 19:00 Gunnersbury Park Museum, Rothschild Dining Room To reserve a free place for the meeting, please click here. More information about the forthcoming series…

  • Large Unauthorised Encampment at Gunnersbury Park

    At 1451, Cllr Joanna Dabrowska was informed by Gunnersbury Park’s management that an unauthorised encampment has gained entry to Gunnersbury Park. Cllr Dabrowska has provided advice to the eviction and removal process. It has become apparent that the encampment had, earlier in the day, just been evicted from the neighbouring Carville Road car park. Residents…

  • Pre-injunction unauthorised encampment and tents – update

    Residents are truly fed-up with the unauthorised encampment that has been camped out on the Warwick Road Extension since 7th May. The long-sought borough-wide injunction came into effect 10th May and it cannot be retrospectively enforced, so the local authority has to utilise the existing powers. Unfortunately, the council has been slow to act on…

  • A new series of concerts coming to Gunnersbury Park*

    Just to inform residents that festival organiser, Festival Republic, has announced its intention to hold a series of concerts in September. The series of concerts will be under the banner of Gunnersville. Whilst the festival organiser has officially announced these today, the concerts are subject to contract* and information is rather scarce at the moment.…

  • THE INJUNCTION

    In short, here are the interim injunction documents: Claim form and application notice issued at court Witness statement of Paul Murphy with exhibits Sealed interim injunction order Source: ealing.gov.uk