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Community Energy for Lymm comes a step closer

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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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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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Free Home Energy Report – Don’t Miss Out!

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Hate rising energy costs? Want a warm home for less money? As part of the Green Deal, up to 100 homes in Lymm will benefit from free energy assessments. You’ll get a free report to help you to stop wasting

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Grab Your Bags

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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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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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Lymm’s Annual Energy Bill of £7million Targeted by LEAF Project

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The results of Low Carbon Lymm’s LEAF project were presented to an invited audience at the Youth & Community Centre on 24th March in the event opened by David Mowat MP. On display were colourful maps of the different areas

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LEAF Results Event on 24th March

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  Come along and join us on Saturday 24th March at the Youth Centre in the village centre to see not only the results of our LEAF project but also a map of the village as you’ve never seen it before.

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Low Carbon Lymm wins £47K funding

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Low Carbon Lymm has been awarded £47,000 of government funding from the ‘Local Energy Assessment Fund’ (LEAF). The funding will enable Low Carbon Lymm to carry out an extensive programme of community engagement, energy profiling and energy efficiency surveys in

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Sign up to Local Food in Lymm

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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

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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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