Pitshanger News

  • Calming Up

    28th Oct 2013
    The Pitshanger Traffic Calming Group has now met with Council officials to present its case concerning vibrations caused by buses and other heavy vehicles.  The group outlined the problems caused by the poor road surface in Woodfield Road and the raised tables along the Lane, and presented the results of a survey that showed that the majority of residents in Woodfield Road and in the vicinity of the tables are experiencing tremors in their upper floors, leading in certain...
  • Walk the Talk

    28th Oct 2013
    Having heard about the Hampstead Walking Book Club on BBC Radio 4, a group of local residents has come together to create something similar in Pitshanger.  Founder member Ann David reports: “we meet and walk (for approximately 1 hour) and discuss a book that has been proposed by different members of the book club at the previous meeting.
  • Ealing Half Marathon 2013 - Race Report

    28th Oct 2013
    The second Ealing Half Marathon took place on Sunday 29th September, this time passing through Pitshanger Lane and Pitshanger Park.  Very nearly 4,000 runners completed the course, providing a magnificent spectacle as they flowed like a human river along the Lane, then via Curzon and Meadvale Roads into the Park.  Kenyan Matthew Kimutai was first home in a blistering 1:04:33.  The first Pitshanger-ite to finish, as far as we know, was Chris Dettmar, 11th overall and 2nd in...
  • Volunteers Required for Light up the Lane

    25th Oct 2013
    We need your help on Sunday 1st December 2013Light 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?
  • PCA Newsletter 73 - September 2013

    23rd Sep 2013
    Ealing Half Marathon, Discretionary Cash Awards, Meet the Committee, Tie-Up at Lisa’s, Football Development Scores Own Goal, Autumn Tea Party, A Time For Calm, It’s All Happening on the Lane…, ...and at St Barnabas, …and Elsewhere
  • …and Elsewhere

    23rd Sep 2013
    Some other notable dates for your diary include:- a professional staging of the play, “Show me the Money” by local Author Tony Diggle at the Chelsea Theatre (www.chelseatheatre.org.uk) from 1st to 5th October. “This present day rom-com is set against the backdrop of how the way we think about money distorts everything we do”,