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Olivia Pilling Lymm Pictures

In october last year the artist olivia pilling held her exhibition ‘the north’ here at collect art and produced 60 incredible paintings depicting the north of england in all its glory.

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Video of Lymm at its Best

A new video of Lymm Dam and the Bridgewater Canal.

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Ready to run in High Legh

The 2015 High Legh Robert Moffat Memorial 10k takes place on March 1 and with two weeks to go more than 100 runners have been taking part in training events to run the route.

To help with race preparation Lymm Runners has once again held its free From zero to 10k training course starting in the run-up to the race. Many of those racing have also taken part in two ‘Run The Route’ events held on Sunday, February 8 and Sunday, February 15.

Now in its eighth year the race , organised by a successful...

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Music star blows away the competition

Elliot Gresty, from Lymm, won through in the Lions Club contest in Lancaster.

The 19-year-old has played his featured instrument, the clarinet, for 11 years and hopes to build a career as a professional musician.

A former pupil at Manchester’s Chethams School of Music, he was backed in the contest by Birchwood Lions. He also studied piano for a short period before specialising in the clarinet.

Runner up was Sara Hall, from Salford Quays.

Judge Howard Rogerson said: “Both Elliot and Sara were...

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Dress to impress at Oughtrington Primary

The youngsters at Oughtrington Primary School, on Howard Avenue, enjoyed an ‘aspirational day’ on Friday.

Other dream careers included scientists, explorers and a lot of footballers, while Sasha Lane, pictured above, dreams of becoming the Prime Minister.

A number of parents also came into school to talk to the youngsters about their own profession.

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Lymm resident ready for Morocco challenge for CAFT

Carol Robinson is a long-time supporter of the Children’s Adventure Farm Trust, based just outside Lymm in Millington.

And she is joining a group raising money for the charity by taking on a climb up Mount Toubkal in Morocco, all 4,167m of it.

In March she is organising a jumble sale at the village hall on Pepper Street as part of her fundraising effort for the trip.

It takes place between 2pm and 4pm on March 21 with free entrance.

‘Each year we must raise in excess of £1,000,000 in order that we...

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