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General election candidates in “Key marginal” Warrington South to go head-to-head in “Local to Global” question time

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All six General Election hopefuls for key marginal seat Warrington South will go head-to-head this March 26th at 7pm in a public “Local to Global” question time event. Free and open to all, the event at the Friends Meeting House,

Posted in Events, Home Energy Efficiency, Local Food, Recycling

Community Energy for Lymm comes a step closer

Lymm and canal

Zoe Cohen, Chair of Low Carbon Lymm says “We are delighted to announce that Lymm Community Energy has now been formally established as a Community Benefit Society with the Financial Conduct Authority.” Lymm Community Energy (LCE) has been set up

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Coppicing in Spud Wood – 7th Feb 2015

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We are holding a coppicing event on the on Saturday 7th February 2015 10am-12.30pm. We will be cutting down some of the hazels near the main entrance to Spud Wood.  Coppicing will allow the hazels to  regenerate; the brash we

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More trees for Spud Wood


On Sunday 16 November Lymm High School Ecology Club helped volunteers from the Friends of Spud Wood (FoSW) Group plant almost 100 new trees. With the support and encouragement of The Woodland Trust the students planted nearly 100 new fruiting

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The Lymm Green Trail.. meet Lymm householders and see energy efficiency first hand

Green Trail Poster May 14

The Green Trail enables you to read, see and hear about real energy-saving and other green improvements made to local homes by people like you. You will be able to see examples of measures in action and hear from the

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Ann Wins a Local Food Hamper!

Ann Dewhurst - Winner (Hamper) - 2014 Event

At the recent Community Event – Take Control of Your Energy – Ann Dewhurst was the lucky winner of the Local Food Hamper. Ann said that she really enjoyed the event and was looking forward to using the contents of

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Questions and answers at HS2 debate yesterday

HS2 high-speed rail plan

Yesterday we held a short AGM followed by a very useful debate about the HS2 proposals and consultation. The Government’s consultation closes this Friday 31st January so you still have time to put forward your views. If you still have

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Historic Transport Day – LCL Competition Winner – Jen Murphy

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Congratulations to Jen Murphy who won the local food hamper from Nancy’s Deli together with the Dunham beer selection.  Jen entered the competition on Historic Transport Day when Low Carbon Lymm took a stall giving out a lot of information

Posted in Events, The Village Centre

Oughtrington Community Orchard – 5th Annual Produce Show


5th Annual Produce Show – Oughtrington Community Orchard Ever heard of guerrilla knitting? No? Come and see what it’s all about at the fifth Produce Show at Oughtrington Community Centre in September. As well as a chance to see guerrilla

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Climate Week Winners 2013

Our inaugural Low Carbon Lymm Climate Week Award Winners Congratulations to you all and, hopefully, we  will all be inspired to enter the Low Carbon Lymm 2014 Awards for Climate Week .  More information regarding entries will be posted in the autumn. Best Contribution

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