We are delighted that the brand new St John’s Primary School has opened. Developed as part of an additional phase of Jigsaw, the benefit for residents and the wider community will be felt for generations of pupils to come.
For just two nights in December, the Jigsaw-inspired community space The Orchard Café and quirky London based pop‐up restaurant, The Phantom Pig, will be collaborating to host an evening that is guaranteed to tantalise your taste buds and get you in the Christmas spirit.
Christmas means many things for the people of Jigsaw and the wider Ealing community, be it the over-indulgence of mince pies and mulled wine, the art of giving and receiving gifts or savouring time with loved ones.
As Halloween fancy dress costumes are eagerly prepared and decorations snapped up in anticipation for get-togethers’ and Trick or Treating around the City, the Bonfire Night festivities are too rapidly approaching.
With so many festivals and pop up events taking place through the summer months, it’s reassuring to know there is still a full calendar of culture to look forward to as we head towards autumn and the winter months in Ealing.
Ealing’s diverse, locally driven community is a hub for West London’s thriving independent market stall scene. Each weekend, a short walk around town will point you in the direction of a market stall of some form, ranging from the finest homemade and world foods to vintage crafts and bric-a-brac.
The Andrew Carter Memorial Mile is a significant event in Ealing’s running calendar, which the late autumn and winter months are filled with not-for-profit races such as the Ealing Half Marathon, the Ealing Mini Mile, and Osterley Park 10k events.
Whether you’re new to the sport or an experienced cyclist, Ealing has an abundance of cycling routes and activities to take part in. And as part of the wider regeneration project, work has begun to improve cycling and road safety throughout Ealing.
Ealing is already beginning to benefit from the Crossrail effect with the development of several projects already underway including the restoration of Ealing Town Hall, a new cinema and a new co-working hub.
Did you know that moments away from Jigsaw is a large reel of film history in the form of Ealing Studios? That’s right, this television and film production company right on Jigsaw’s doorstep is in fact the world’s oldest film studio and has been one of the centres of British film since its inception in 1902!
Discover a new talent with Open Ealing at The Orchard Café. Choose from a range of classes and workshops from life drawing classes to Islamic geometry pattern making each led by a talented artist or an award-winning mentor.
Spring has finally sprung and the school holidays are on their way. If you’re struggling to think of what to do during the Easter holidays with the youngsters here are a list of fun activities in and around Ealing for the whole family to enjoy.
Already home to many accolades as one of the leafiest London boroughs with over 100 parks and open spaces including Walpole Park and Ealing Common and shortly to become one of the most connected when Crossrail arrives in 2019, but did you know Ealing is also home to the UK’s ‘Best Half Marathon’?