Monthly Archives October 2013

Gunnersbury Park Trees

The Friends have recently received this note from John Laing Integrated Services, the company ultimately responsible for the landscape at Gunnersbury. It is a very informative note and so we are reproducing it and its attachments in full. “As part
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Museum activities 2 June 2010

Green Elephants and Mice! A family activity for children of all ages    Q: When is a milk carton not a milk carton? A: When it’s a green elephant, of course! Confused? Join one of these creative workshops and all
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Friends Seek action from English Heritage

    This is the text of a press release issued by the Friends on 13 December 2009: FRIENDS ASK ENGLISH HERITAGE TO ACT At their Annual General Meeting on 6 December the Friends of Gunnersbury Park & Museum resolved
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Huge damage from repeated lead thefts

Over the period of the last three weeks, Gunnersbury has suffered four thefts of lead from the roof of the servants’ wing in the Large Mansion, three of them in the last four days. A couple of weekends ago lead
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Ealing Runs Out of Options?

  We have to face the fact that the governance of Gunnersbury has collapsed – yet again – and that the estate and the museum will continue to decay and decline until this is radically changed. The specific event this
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Peter Crouch donation to the Museum!

England centre forward, Peter Crouch, has recently given one of his signed England shirts to Gunnersbury Park Museum. Peter is a local lad from Ealing and a former pupil of North Ealing and Drayton Manor Schools. At 6ft 7ins he
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