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RSVP Bhangra, one of the headline acts at Hanwell Hootie 2017

22Mar
The Hanwell Hootie is getting ever closer. It is only six weeks away now and the acts are being confirmed all the time. One of them, RSVP Bhangra took some time out to tell us how excited they were to...
Police and council officers chatting to trader in Southall during the operation
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A recent, wide-ranging operation responded to requests from residents by helping to make Southall safer and cleaner for all. The six-month operation looked at almost every aspect of life in the town centre that might need improvement including food businesses, beauty...
Road safety
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The number of people being killed or seriously injured on the borough’s roads is falling. Ealing Council is trying to make it fall further, and a trial of a new 20mph zone across Acton is one of its latest attempts....
Composting materials
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Composting is nature’s way of recycling. Not only does it get rid of unwanted waste, but at the end of the process gardeners also get a handy self-made product to help their plants grow. Because it is so packed full...
Idris Elba. Photo by DFID UK Department for International Development, via Wikimedia Commons
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Welcome to West London Film Office's latest Reel Life. We begin with the news that if you are Ian McEwan, which is unlikely, you will have a 50% chance of having someone try and turn...
Horsenden Hill: A hybrid-historical map with historical detail overlaid on a modern map. Copyright of Nick Horgan 2016
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Horsenden Hill stands tall at the heart of our borough – our largest open space and a part of life, but it is also an ancient scheduled monument. Its past is one of spies, a...
Cycling in Ealing

I visited one of the most polluted spots in the borough this week to talk about air quality and what the council is doing about it. Around 9,000 people die every year in London because...