Over the 70 years since it opened in 1948 and supported by a huge number of passionate volunteers Lymington Community Centre has contributed enormously to the local area, offering both recreational and educational facilities to all, always vibrant and busy - it's used and enjoyed by up to 4,000 people every week.
A reception was held recently at the Centre to present plans for its future development as part…
Saving lives at sea was the theme of the day as RNLI fundraisers from a Hampshire care home visited their local lifeboat station. Four residents of Colten Care’s Belmore Lodge in Lymington took a minibus trip across town to meet some of the 21 volunteers whose vital work they support.
The hosts explained how the Lymington crew has responded to more than 110 callouts in the past two years, with an official ‘pager alert to launch’ target of just six minutes.
Updated 13 February 2019
Finding things for the children to do whilst you are working can be a real chore. In a bid to try and make things slightly easier for you, here is a summary of holiday children that is usually on offer in and around Lymington.
Start planning your school holidays now - you will generally find that activity days get booked up well in advance.
Do get in touch with us if you know of any other holiday childcare…
To see what's on day by day, take a look at our Events Calendar for the Lymington, New Milton and New Forest area. Remember, if you're organising a local event…
Does everybody know about this fabulous and friendly golf facility on the edge of Lymington? Whether you're local or visiting the area, Lymington Golf Centre and New Forest Adventure Golf offer the perfect day out.
Lymington Golf Centre consists of a 9 hole golf course with fabulous views of the Solent and beyond, which is open to non members on a pay and play basis at very reasonable rates. In 2018 the adventure golf…
"Chinese soy pork is not only a family favourite but also a family affair: my daughter has improved my original recipe and we love it even more now! And for Chinese New Year of the Pig, what better way to celebrate right now - the best news of all is that this is a really simple recipe too.
You can make this recipe with either chops, tenderloin or like me for the Lymington Rotary club a whole loin.
John Cooper Carpets is the local stockist for Greendale Carpets in Lymington and the New Forest, and your local, friendly, expert supplier of top quality competitively priced carpets and flooring.
Greendale Carpets & Floorings is a multi-million pound, member owned flooring cooperative cooperative, a not-for-profit mutual trading company with over 140 independent retail store members. It supplies over 200 ranges of carpet (containing over 6500 colours) including wool twists, loop piles, velvets and super soft touch Saxony’s covering all price ranges.
A good will should reflect your wishes, be valid and ensure that your estate is distributed in the way that you want. In England and Wales, you can leave your estate to whomever you like e.g. relatives, charities and pets.
Wills can also include unusual last requests or funeral instructions.
However, this freedom can come at a price, as some wills can cause family disputes or cause claims to be made…
Lymington & Pennington's Town Mayor Anne Corbridge has presented Community 'Big Pot' Grants to two very worthwhile local causes, the New Forest Disability Information Service and St Mark's Parish Church Council.
The Community ‘Big Pot’ Awards form part of a grant set up over the course of two financial years. A total of £100,000 has been allocated from monies received by the Town Council from the Buckland Farm development scheme. The Town Council has approved that…
Luxury New Forest hotel The Montagu Arms has announced the appointment of new head chef Matthew Whitfield, who returns to the UK after working at one of the world’s top restaurants.
Matthew joins the award-winning Terrace restaurant fresh from the three-Michelin-Star Eleven Madison Park in New York – currently ranked fourth in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list.
The famed EMP has been in the top five of the world’s restaurants
The 19th Lymington Rotary Summer Spectacular and Classic Car Show is being held at Woodside Park on Sunday 5th August. Enjoy the fun and excitement of a show that has activities for all ages and a Classic Car Show with over two hundred cars is one of the biggest in the South of England. There will be music to stir the soul and get your toes tapping along with interactive displays to both amaze and amuse. For the quieter moments there will be bargains to be had in the extensive Car Boot area and a range of trade and charity stalls that would complement any High Street. Food to suit a wide range of appetites and palates will be on sale. This year thanks to help from our show sponsors. Come and join the food, fun and frolics for a modest £5 per adult with children under fifteen free; all profits are donated to charity. This is Lymington’s premier show; you will be mad to miss it. More on the web site www.lymingtonrotary.org.uk
260 cars are booked into Lymington Rotary annual Summer Spectacular and Classic Car show on Sunday August 2nd held in the beautiful Woodside Gardens off Rookes Lane in Lymington this event is a must for many Classic Car owners.
The history of the classic car show in Lymington: for many years Dennis Knight Building Supplies of Lymington had been running a Lymington Car Show and in 2000 two Rotarians decided to resurrect this concept, combined with a car boot sale and other attractions to raise money for local charities organised by the Rotary Club of Lymington.
Arena events include the Interactive Circus and the Birds of Prey. Children will be amused with the Ringwood Pipe Band, Fun Fair and Punch and Judy and other excitements. Visitors will be spoilt for choice in the food village which vary from Champagne & Strawberries to Paella and ice cream. The Car Boot Sale is very popular with householders. All profits from the event are donated to local and international charities details with over £46,000 being distributed in the last 24 months.
The Summer Spectacular and Classic Car Show is organised by the Rotary Club of Lymington – www.lymingtonrotary.org.uk.
Powered by iCagenda