Yearly Archives: 2012

“Be the change you want to see in the world.” Support LCL in 2013

Lovely Lymm

Low Carbon Lymm AGM – Monday 26th November, 7:30pm Come and celebrate what we’ve achieved together in 2012 and help shape what we do together in 2013. Whatever you’re passionate about, be it food, trees, energy efficient boilers or keeping

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Grab Your Bags


We’ve all got stacks of them at home. M&S charge for them, Tesco and Sainsbury’s give us points for reusing them. Wales already charge 5p for one, and Scotland are about to start. It’s so easy to forget them –

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Posted in Events, Local Food, Plastic Bag Free Lymm, The Village Centre

Join us for Coppicing in Spud Wood

Coppicing in Spud Wood

Join us and the Woodland Trust for coppicing in Spud Wood on Sunday 14th October between 1 and 4pm. Anyone is welcome, and children with a responsible adult. So why not get involved and help out. Meet at Spud Wood car

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Come to the Movies! prepare to be inspired…

Transition 2.0

The next LCL Forum meeting will be a showing of ‘Transition 2.0’ from the Transition Town movement – complete with homemade popcorn! ‘In Transition 2.0’ is the new film from Transition Network, capturing inspiring stories of Transition initiatives around the

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2012 Produce Show & Award!

Produce Show

The Oughtrington Community Orchard group has been awarded a Local Food Big Lottery Award.  The grant will mainly fund the following: Produce Show, Apple Press, Labelling of the fruit trees A pruning and composting course Some new tools Collecting local

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Want to find out about the Future of Spud Wood?

Spud Wood

If you care about the future of Spud Wood, or Lymm woodland in general then come to the next LCL Forum meeting, on Tuesday 17th July, 7:30pm at Oughtrington Community Centre. The meeting is open to everyone, members and non-members

Posted in Events, Trees, Uncategorized

Compare and save!

Sust it logo_text

LCL have been recommended a great website which we wanted to share with all our supporters. It’s called Sust-it ( and it compares energy efficiency and running costs of everything you can wish for! and more So before you buy

Posted in Home Energy Efficiency

UK Green Film Festival

UK Green Film Festival

  Back for its second year, the UK Green Film Festival is the UK’s annual environmental film festival. Over a single weekend, up and down the country, the festival screens some of the very best films out there, from around

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From Art to Sight – Su wants your old specs


After a visit to the Design Museum in London, Su Williams realised that she could have a novel exhibit at the Art Garden as part of Lymm Festival this year – to collect pieces for the artwork which could then

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Great ‘Local’ Children’s Recycling Books

Rubbish & Recycling

Kirsty Unsworth, a supporter of Low Carbon Lymm, has a local business selling Usborne books and has a great selection of children’s books on Recycling and so we wanted to share them with you. Please email Kirsty or LCL if

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