The Christmas countdown is on! London truly is one of the most magical places during the festive season and we wanted to share our best recommendations for what to do in Ealing, home to our Central Square development, this December!
Christmas shopping at Ealing Broadway – 12 minutes from Central Square by bus
Not only will you find many of your favourite high street shops including River Island, H&M and Accessorize at Ealing Broadway to tick off your Christmas gift list, there are also a range of other festive activities taking place that are perfect for the whole family.
- 1. Let it snow – Walk in a winter wonderland as snow flurries are released in the Town Square (every day at 4pm until Christmas Eve).
- 2. Christmas markets – From personalised Christmas decorations to hot chocolate and waffles, there are lots of fabulous stalls around Town Square, open every day 10:00am-6:30pm until Christmas Eve. Fantastic for trying festive food and finding special gifts.
- 3. Festive music – There will be live music during the Christmas countdown, including Festive Brass on 3rd, 17th and 24th December playing all of your favourite Christmas carols, we can’t wait for a singalong!
- 4. Meet with Santa – Santa and his elves will be at Ealing Broadway every Saturday throughout December.
Christmas wreath-making at Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery – Just over 10 minutes from Central Square by bus
Flowers by Louise is hosting a festive wreath and flower workshop at Pitzahanger Manor & Gallery on 9th December, the perfect opportunity to get creative and make some fabulous Christmas displays for your home. Check out their website to find out about the other events that are taking place during December, including their Christmas markets and carol singing evenings.
See the Christmas lights
Ealing High Street and other areas throughout the borough have been decorated with magical Christmas lights. An evening’s drive or walk to admire the lights is a fun and inexpensive way to get in the festive mood.
Enjoy the Ealing pantomime – 15 minutes from Central Square by bus
The Questors Theatre is showcasing their annual pantomime, this year King Arthur & The Twelfth Night is running until 31st January. The highly celebrated panto is the perfect chance for a festive boo, hiss and cheer with the whole family (Oh no it isn’t!).
A Christmas feast at The Rose & Crown – 10 minutes’ taxi ride from Central Square
Whether it’s a Christmas party or a get-together between friends, head to The Rose & Crown for a spiced glass of mulled wine and all of your favourite festive foods. Their Black Cab Christmas Pudding is one of our absolute favourites!
There is only one apartment remaining at Central Square in Hanwell, Ealing – buyers are advised to act very quickly. To take a digital tour or to book a private appointment to visit the beautiful two-bedroom show apartment, call JLL on 020 7087 5111 or click here.