Pitshanger News

  • Brentham Club offer - early birds only apply

    23rd Mar 2017
    The Brenthan Club is offering an early birds discount on its social membership.. The offer is that four of you get together and apply for socual membership at a cost of £25 each or if you can't get 3 people with you, apply anyway about you'll get social membership for £50.  Contact anwen [at] brenthamclub [dot] org [dot] uk or call 020 8997 2624.  The picture via Home page gives you the info
  • Brentham May Day

    21st Mar 2017
    It’ll soon be spring!  This year's Brentham May Day – a tradition that has been going for over 100 years – will be held on Saturday 13th May.  Enrolment of children, only from the Pitshanger area, who want to take part will be on Thursday 16th March from 4pm to 5.30pm in the main Hall of the Brentham Club.  The enrolment fee is £12 per child.  The May Day committee welcomes any offers of help with this event either during rehearsals or on May Day.  For further information...
  • On the Web

    21st Mar 2017
    Don't forget you can keep in touch with what's going on between editions of the PCA newsletter by checking in to our Facebook page here.  And while we're on Facebook, the group Pitshanger Area Friends (PAF for short) co
  • Gurnell Redevelopment Latest

    21st Mar 2017
    Further details are emerging about the proposed redevelopment of the Gurnell site, where the current facilities, which are said to be at the end of their useful life, will be completely replaced.  The new pool and other leisure facilities will be part-funded by a development of 271 studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom flats in six blocks to be built on the current car park.  The anticipated timeline for all this will see a planning application submitted in August 2017, and if...
  • Scam Alert

    21st Mar 2017
    Please be wary if anyone knocks on your door claiming to be doing building work next door.  There has been a recent case with scammers falsely claiming there was problem with a party wall affected by condensation that needed to be fixed with the help of a £5,000 dehumidifier.  This may sound like obvious nonsense, but the people who run this kind of scam tend to put on a plausible front and can be very persuasive.  They will also pick on more vulnerable residents.  Their...
  • Take a Deep Breath…

    21st Mar 2017
    …and sing!  St Barnabas Church has announced the formation of a community gospel choir.  In their words “Join us for a great time of energetic singing. No experience necessary!”  The choir will rehearse on the second and third Sundays of each month from 3pm to 5pm and will sing in the All Age Family Mass on the first Sunday of each month at 10.30am.  There will be a small charge of £2 per person for each rehearsal.