Exciting Solar Farm Project Begins Community Consultation

Lymm Community Energy (LCE) has secured funding from the Rural Community Energy Fund to assess the feasibility of constructing and operating a 5MW solar farm on land owned by Wildersmoor Hall Farm on Whiteleggs Lane, Lymm. Proposed Location of 5MW Solar Farm LCE recently engaged the services of local company Fichtner Consulting Engineers, who have …

Beat Those Rising Energy Prices

Energy prices will rise for millions of people across the UK in April, at a time when finances are squeezed as a result of the pandemic. This is due to higher wholesale energy prices and an increase in the price cap recently announced by the regulator Ofgem. The typical gas and electricity customer is likely …

Big Energy Saving Winter – Save £££ on your energy bills

Big Energy Saving Winter is a national campaign to help you cut your energy bills and get all the financial support you’re entitled to. As part of this campaign, Lymm Community Energy (LCE) will be running a series of free on-line sessions in the evenings on 12th, 18th and 27th January 2021 to provide lots …

Stumping up for Ravenbank

Despite everything that has been going on we’ve been able to help Ravenbank School get ready for the new term. Some ash and oak logs that were spare from our Wood Allotment scheme are now tree stump seating gracing an outdoor area. Mrs Poole said: The children will be delighted!  They have brighten up the …

Climate Change Competition

The deadline has been left open until further notice for a competition launched by Lymm Parish Council Last month Lymm Parish Council launched a competition for the children and young people of Lymm, to look at their carbon footprint and have their say on climate change. Due to coronavirus the entry deadline has been left …

Big Energy Saving Week – Save £££ on your energy bills

Big Energy Saving Week (BESW) is designed to help consumers understand their energy use, cut their bills and get the financial support they are entitled to. It will be launching this year week beginning 20th January 2020. Lymm Community Energy is holding a drop-in event on Wednesday 22nd January 2020 to provide free and impartial advice on: Understanding and paying …

Our First Woodland Wednesday!

Wednesday 23 October 2019 Wednesday 23rd October 2019 saw our first Woodland Wednesday event. Fantastic autumn weather allowed us to coppice a few hazel bushes that have been growing since Spud Wood was planted 21 years ago. The stumps will be cut down to near ground level during the winter and the bushes will sprout …

Lymm Community Energy AGM 2019

Lymm Community Energy held its AGM 2019 on Tuesday 2nd July. Follow this link for the meeting presentation given by Secretary Richard Pearce which outlines the years successful activities and performances. We wish to thank all those able to attend, and also for the support given to LCE from those who could not. Look out …

Help your little ones discover a wilder Cheshire at Nature Tots in Spud Wood

Nature Tots is Cheshire Wildlife Trust’s toddler group aimed at encouraging pre-school children, aged 2-4, to gain a love for nature and wildlife. These sessions are held outdoors and encourage young children to explore the natural environment. Thanks to the support of players of People’s Postcode Lottery, the Trust is offering free sessions at Spud …

Set your co-ordinates for 22nd June

As part of Lymm Festival Friends of Spud Wood are hosting an event to launch their new permanent orienteering course. The “Family Orienteering @ Spud Wood” free event is on Saturday 22 June running between 3-7pm, starting at Oughtrington Community Centre (on Oughtrington Crescent), with last entries at 6.30pm. There are a number of different …