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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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Proposed Solar Farm Development at Lymm

Renewable electricity company Good Energy is inviting local residents in Lymm to review and comment on its proposals for a solar farm development on land to the south of the village.

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Lymm woman raises money to pay for 2,000 breakfasts

Catherine Birkett, aged 44, of Barsbank Lane, joined her co-workers for the Whitley 10k to raise vital funds for the charity Magic Breakfast, which provides breakfast to youngsters who would otherwise go without.

Catherine, who signed up for the challenge to support AMM Learning’s sponsorship of two breakfast clubs in the town, said: “I decided to sign up for the run after learning about the important work that Magic Breakfast does.

“I know that there are hundreds of schoolchildren who benefit...

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New queens set to be crowned in Lymm

Rebecca Chapman, aged 12, is this year's May Queen while seven-year-old Elizabeth Nelson takes the Rose Queen crown.

This year's event will take place on June 13 from 1.30pm.

For more information or to enter a float contact chairman Steven Harper on 078159 61306.

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New library opens its doors at Lymm primary school

A new library has been opened in the entrance at Ravenbank Primary School, on Pepper Street.

The new facilities, unveiled during a ceremony and day of celebrations last week, have been funded by the school’s parents and teachers association through a range of events since September.

And members of the PTA joined year six children in school for the official opening.

The highlight of the PTA’s fundraising year will be a bookworm ball at The Mere Golf and Country Club on Saturday which will have a...

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Lymm woman gives up law to sell pet food

And after learning just how poor standard dog food is for nutrition, Amy decided to set up her own healthy pet food business.

The 32-year-old, of Rosebank in Lymm, quit her job as a lawyer working in personal injury claims and set up Tilly’s Choice, named after her miniature Yorkie.

She said: “We had to take Tilly to the emergency vet as she wasn’t able to go to the loo. She’s always been fussy, so we gave her cat food and meals we ate ourselves.

“The vet asked what she’d been eating and explained ...

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