House clearance Ealing W5 and W13
Few little facts about Ealing
Ealing is a town in the London Borough of Ealing. The Saxon name for Ealing was recorded C700 as 'Gillingas' meaning place of people associated with Gilla. Over the centuries, the name has changed and has been known as Yealing, Telling and Eling, until Ealing became the standard spelling in the 19th century.
The most important changes to Ealing occurred in the 19th century. Ealing is best known for its film studios, which are the oldest in the world and are known especially for the Ealing Comedies, including Kind Hearts and Coronets, The Lady Killers and The Lavender Hill Mob.
Ealing has a long standing Irish community. This is particularly visible through the popularity of Gaelic games within the community. Ealing has also a large Polish community. This developed during WWII when Polish pilots fighting in the Battle of Britain flew from the nearby aerodrome, RAF Northolt, where there is a landmark Polish War Memorial.