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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

Beautiful Autumn LCL newsletter available now!

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Download your copy of the ever lovely  LCL newsletter here Autumn newsletter 2014 FINAL – the Autumn edition provides interesting reading and it’s all about Lymm!

Posted in Home Energy Efficiency, Local Food

New LCL Food Blog

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Great news…the LCL food group have a new food blog they want to share, visit to see our recent posts.  You can sign up to get these posts direct to your inbox if you put your email address in

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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

Posted in Events, Local Food, The Village Centre

Warrington area Green Chat Meeting

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Green Chat meetings – an opportunity to hear about what other green-minded people in the Warrington area are doing! The next Green Chat meeting is being held at the Olive Tree Community Centre, Chapel Road in Penketh at 6.30pm on

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Climate Week Awards 2013

        Climate Week is Britain’s biggest climate change campaign, with the aim to inspire a new wave of action to create a sustainable future, and this year Lymm is joining in. Climate Week is backed by every

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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

2012 Produce Show & Award!

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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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Sign up to Local Food in Lymm


Local Food in Lymm is a new website that allows you to get updates directly to your inbox on what’s in seasonal and is available in and around Lymm.  We are surrounded by some great farm shops, but so often

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Grow Your Own Evening Classes in Lymm


This course is aimed at parents in the Lymm community who have either been encouraged by their children or want to grow healthy food for all the family. The course will be run by Jan Daniel who began her working

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