Pitshanger News

  • Local Authors

    28th Nov 2015
    There seems to be something about Pitshanger that encourages literary endeavours, and this month we can announce not one but two local authors who have gone into print.  First Ruth Flather, who strictly speaking is a former Pitshanger resident as she now lives in Norfolk, has written a collection of 12 stories for children entitled Fir Tree Farm.  The stories relate the adventures of the Hill family and their animals.  Fir Tree Farm looks like a good bet for Christmas, for c
  • Lights, Camera, Action!

    28th Nov 2015
    It was one week to go until Light Up The Lane 2015, and there was a strange sense of something missing.  What could it be?  Aha, it was the new lights, ordered a while ago by the PCA but not yet installed.  As of Saturday 21st November, the new lights were at pavement level, with the contractors lifting them and a tangle of wiring into the tree
  • PCA Newsletter 92 - November 2015

    23rd Nov 2015
    Lights, Camera, Action! , Local Authors, Make Friends with the Park, Sounds Like a Fun Guy, The Great British High Street, Shock Tactics, Street Wars 2016, Christmas at St B, Medication Check, On a Musical Note, At The Club, Step on the Brakes (a Bit More)
  • Volunteers Still Needed for Light up the Lane 2015

    19th Nov 2015
    We need your help on Sunday 29th November 2015Light up the Lane cannot take place without the hard and dedicated efforts of an army of volunteers who give up their time to help put on this fantastic community event. Can you spare some time to help out this year in any of the following roles?Marshalls
  • Ealing Half Marathon

    04th Nov 2015
    The fourth Ealing Half Marathon took place on Sunday 27th September, and once again the course included Pitshanger Lane and Pitshanger Park.  Thousands of entrants swept through the Lane and the Park like a colourful river – a magnificent spectacle.  Pitshanger comes at the end of a nice long downhill section, which might explain the many smiling faces, but we’d like to th
  • Diary Dates

    04th Nov 2015
    First a couple of PCA dates for you: Light Up The Lane will take place this year on Sunday 29th November, and our famous Street Wars quiz will take place on Saturday 6th February 2016.A nice quiet-ish precursor to bonfire night, the St Barnabas Bangers and Sparklers Party will take place from 5.30pm to 7pm on Thursday 5th November.  This will feature bangers to eat but no bangs, sparklers, a bonfire and mulled wine for adults.  Admission is £5.00 for adults and £2.50 for...