Category: Gunnersbury Park

  • Lionel Road South to be closed all 2019

    Residents may remember that Cllr Dabrowska alerted users of Lionel Road South (the road on the other side of the A4) that it will be closed for the majority of 2018 when it would reopen in the new year.  Today, Cllr Dabrowska found out that the new Brentford FC stadium has asked for a further…

  • BREAKING NEWS: Lovebox & Citadel to return to Gunnersbury Park in 2019!

    Councillors have just been notified this evening that Gunnersbury Park (2026) CIC have decided to host Lovebox and Citadel at the Park in 2019. Message from Umbrella Events on behalf of the CIC: Content, footprint, format, and infrastructure will remain largely the same as the 2018 event, however, changes will be made to several key…

  • Fundraising family event proposed at Gunnersbury Park

    Fun Santa & Walk 2018 has been proposed to be held at Gunnersbury in early December. Here are the details: Overview: Fun family fundraising event where participants collect a Santa suit from the registration tent and take part in a 5km course run and walk. Marshall guide participants as they take part in the run…

  • Gunnersbury Park restricts entry to Lovebox/Citadel residents’ feedback meeting

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska is appalled at the attitude of the Gunnersbury Park CIC and the Park’s event management, Umbrella Events, by restricting the volume of people able to attend. The Ealing Safer Neighbourhood Board (ESNB) and other observers have been refused entry to the residents’ feedback meetings happening this evening. According to the venue management’s…

  • Lovebox & Citadel Feedback Meeting – 3rd September

    Residents have been invited to a residents’ feedback meeting following the Lovebox and Citadel festivals in mid-July. Monday, 3rd September 2018 at 1800 Space is limited as the Park has selected a rather small venue, the Rothschild Dining Room.  If you wish to attend, contact the events team: GunnersburyPark@theeventumbrella.com / 020 8825 6640 UPDATE: 23rd August…

  • Secret Cinema: Timetable of Activities & Events

    Many residents have asked local councillors if they have the timetable of what’s going on at Gunnersbury Park during August. Cllr Joanna Dabrowska has the latest version of activities happening at the Park. A letter will be delivered to local households* this week. 19th July – 2nd August – Get In, Rehearsals and Tech 4th August…

  • Car parking charges to be introduced at Gunnersbury Park

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska has discovered that Gunnersbury Park intends to charge car park users for parking at the Park. A LBH* consultation will go ahead during August. Charges are to be determined. Cllr Dabrowska responds, “I’m rather saddened to hear that local park users will be charged and used as cash cows to use local…

  • Lovebox/Citadel – Residents’ Guide to this weekend

    Local residents and park users will have noticed the boarding off a great chunk of Gunnersbury Park and the closure of access paths, etc. Part of this is due to the ongoing build of the sports hub. The other major reason is the forthcoming Lovebox/Citadel festivals starting tomorrow. It seems that the access across the…

  • parkun @ Gunnersbury Park, hopefully, to return after festivals

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska has received an update that the organisers of parkrun at Gunnersbury Park hope to be able to reinstate their Saturday morning sessions soon after the Lovebox/Citadel festivals happening next weekend. Arlene Gallagher, parkrun events director, states that she will make a final decision after the festivals to determine the paths are clear…

  • Lovebox/Citadel – Traffic/Parking Management Arrangements

    At last night’s Ealing Common ward forum, David Bowler, the CEO of Gunnersbury Park CIC, explained what is happening at the Park. Many questions posed by the residents were about the parking arrangements for the Lovebox/Citadel festivals. Mr Bowler also stated that a letter will go to all residents this week, unfortunately, this has not…