Changes to collections this Christmas

Green Christmas

Ealing Council is reminding residents that, as in previous years, there will be changes to recycling and rubbish collections over the Christmas period. This is due to the festive bank holidays and local people are encouraged to check their revised schedule to ensure that their bins are collected as part of the regular service. You […]

LTN enforcement measures to begin

LTNs are trialling across the borough

Low Traffic Neighbourhood (LTN) enforcement measures are set to begin from Monday (7 December), Ealing Council has confirmed. With data showing the majority of contraventions to date coming from vehicles registered outside the borough, the council is moving to ensure that the borough’s LTNs continue to be successful in minimising non-local traffic using quieter residential […]

Leisure centres reopen

Lesiure centres are reopening

Leisure centres in Ealing have reopened following changes in COVID-19 restrictions in London.  Everyone Active centres in Ealing managed by sports and leisure operator Everyone Active in partnership with Ealing Council, have reopened their doors today following a month’s closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. The government has confirmed all leisure centres across all tiers […]

LTN enforcement to begin

LTNs are being trialled in the borough

Ealing Council is set to start full enforcement of trial Low Traffic Neighbourhood (LTN) measures from Monday 7 December 2020, it has been confirmed. With data showing the majority of contraventions to date coming from vehicles registered outside the borough, the council is moving to ensure that the borough’s LTNs continue to be successful in […]

Saving food this Christmas

Local Food Service

Saving food is something that is important all year round – but as UK households end up wasting leftovers over Christmas and new year than at any other time, it is worth thinking about how you can have a more sustainable festive season this time round. There are plenty of easy ways you can enjoy […]

Green Christmas hacks for the festive season

Green Christmas

There are so many quick and easy Christmas hacks to ensure you have a stress-free, environmentally friendly Christmas and help the borough do its bit in tackling climate change. One of the best things about Christmas is giving gifts – but do you ever feel like you are drowning in a heap of wrapping paper, […]

Green homes save money

Keeping homes energy efficient

Update June 2021: The government discontinued the voucher scheme but the council’s scheme for low income households has continued. The Green Homes Grant (GHG) could help local people to save money on their energy bills and help to tackle climate change at the same time. It is now available to the borough’s residents. GHG is […]

A helping hand to recycle your Christmas tree

Christmas tree

Ealing Council is again giving residents a helping hand to recycle their Christmas tree once the festive season draws to a close.  You can get the new year off to a green start by getting rid of your Christmas tree in a quick, easy and environmentally friendly way by leaving it out as part of […]

Let’s make Halloween 2020 safe – and green

green for halloween

Halloween 2020 is going to be a bit different as we all work to follow the COVID-19 rules and maintain social-distancing, but we can also do our bit for the environment by minimising the amount of food waste produced during this time. Ealing Council is reminding people to follow COVID rules this Halloween, maintain social […]

Autumn underway for leaf collections

Autumn - Street sweepers clearing away fallen leaves

Autumn is underway and at this time of year we face the task of clearing leaves from our 26,000 street trees – which is why Ealing Council’s street-sweeping teams will be tackling the seasonal increase by ensuring that roads and pavements around important public places are as safe as possible for residents. The council has […]

Online platform launched for LTN views

Low traffic neighbourhoods are being introduced

A new online platform has been launched to help residents have their say on the borough’s trial low traffic neighbourhoods (LTNs). People living in trial scheme areas are encouraged to visit the council’s Commonplace website and get involved. LTNs are a government initiative funded by Transport for London (TfL) and have been introduced in a […]

Get your garden growing this autumn

garden waste: your cuttings collected

Whether you are an expert in horticulture, keen on growing a few vegetables for the table, or just enjoy being out amongst plants and flowers on the weekend – we can all agree that gardening is great. Ealing Council’s fortnightly garden waste collection service is there to ensure that any leaves and cuttings you accrue […]