Category: Planning

  • Perceval House – redevelopment proposal

    Residents might be interested in the redevelopment proposal of Perceval House (the Council’s administrative building). Please click on this link to see the proposal in more detail. Development website: www.percevalhouseredevelopment.com

  • Taking Residents’ Concerns About Illegal Encampments To Government

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska and Barry Hartness took residents’ concerns about illegal encampments on Ealing Common to Rt Hon. Sajid Javid MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. In addition, proposals were presented including changes to planning and highway laws, and the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act to limit such encampments nationwide and…

  • Update on large ward planning applications

    Just to update ward residents on four large planning applications that are currently pending determination. Land R/O Red Lion Pub & 19 St Mary’s Road, Ealing, W5 5RA – Construction of two pairs of semi-detached residential houses (a total of four) comprising ground and basement levels with private and communal amenity space at basement and ground level, landscaping,…

  • EALING REFERENDUM – 12 OCTOBER 2017

    RECEIVED FROM CENTRAL EALING NEIGHBOURHOOD FORUM: Some 17,500 voters will have the chance for a say on a new plan for central Ealing, in a referendum on the Neighbourhood Plan to be held on Thursday 12 October. Ealing Council has accepted the plan submitted by the Central Ealing Neighbourhood Forum (CENF), and it will now be put…

  • Popesfield opens its doors

    The story began in 2008 when Cllr Joanna Dabrowska and the then local ward police sergeant, Sgt Rich Lang, came across this land during a late night walkabout as part of an visual audit of the ward. This prompted Ealing Council to start the process of breaking the lease and revive the unused Popesfield playing field. Nine years…

  • 34 Elm Grove Road Planning Saga Continues

    Readers will recall my post from 3rd July about the planning process saga surrounding 34 Elm Grove Road. (article link) The latest information received is from Cllr Steve Hynes, the planning chair, that the planning application will be heard in August or September. However, a request from the officers has been requested to investigate why…

  • Central Ealing Neighbourhood Forum AGM

      The Central Ealing Neighbourhood Forum will be holding its AGM on Wednesday, 12th July 2017 1900 – 2045 Savoy Suite, University Of West London, St Mary’s Road, W5 5EW More information can be found on www.centralealingforum.com

  • A new Park Parade Proposal has been put forward (again)

    For residents living on the cusp of W3 and W5 near Acton Town may recall my article from February 2017 about the history of planning applications and appeals on the Land rear of Park Parade, the shopping parade diagonally opposite Gunnersbury Park at the junction of the North Circular Road (A406). An eighth planning application…

  • To be or not to be? Confused planning decision @EalingCouncil

    It has come to our attention that Ealing Council’s planning department has apparently failed to follow proper planning decision-making process on a controversial planning application on a residential site in Ealing Common. The site is 34 Elm Grove Road, W5 3JJ. Timeline: > 21st September 2016 – A new planning application (164869FUL) was submitted to…

  • UWL’s proposals for a new sports centre

    The University of West London is proposing to build a new sports centre at its St Mary’s Road site. A second consultation meeting where local ward councillors, residents as well other interested parties are invited will be held next Tuesday, 27th June 2017 at 1800 at the St Mary’s Road site. Previous consultation meeting occurred…