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Changes at Northfields Station

Many of you are likely to have received a letter and leaflet and/or email from Transport for London about the forthcoming changes in Northfields Station.

Work starts on 20 April 2015 to alter the ticket hall. Ticket windows will be permanently closed. Staff will move out of the ticket office into the ticket hall. The station will continue to be staffed between the first and last train times.

There may be further staffing changes when the Underground moves to 24-hour running on 12 September 2015.

Assyrian Centre in South Ealing Road

In December 2014 EFRA submitted an objection to the revised planning application to develop the Assyrian Centre at the junction of South Ealing Road and Temple Road.

Motorbike Training : Update

EFRA continues to support residents in Belsize Avenue, Jefferson Close and Mayo Court suffering from noise and disturbance from motorbike training in the Orion Park car park.

The operator has applied for the ban on the use of the open areas of Orion Park for motorbike training to be lifted so that training can take place using electric motorbikes.

In January 2015 EFRA submitted a letter objecting to the new planning application on the grounds of continuing distress and concern to local residents arising amongst other things from -

Proposed Conversion of House in Overdale Road to Two Flats

In October 2014 EFRA objected to a planning application to convert 12 Overdale Road into two flats with rear extension which would, if allowed, set a precedent for all of us who live in the roads of near identical modest terraced housing constructed by A J Taylor in the years immediately before the First World War.

Little Ealing Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) Consultation Results

In Autumn 2014 Ealing Council consulted residents about parking in the area bordered by Little Ealing Lane and Darwin Road, Windmill Road and South Ealing Road. Our councillors have passed us an advance copy of the results showing that a majority of residents are in favour of a controlled parking zone (CPZ) and so work will now begin to implement the scheme.

Click here for a summary of the results.

Further details should be available on the council's website soon.

Trees for Cities in Blondin Park on 6 December 2014

The charity Trees for Cities is looking for volunteers to plant 10,000 trees in Blondin Park during its Plant to the Beat festival to mark National Tree Week.