Love where we live!

It's a statement made frequently in this area - and for good reason. The Lymington and New Forest area is abundant in beauty, nature and action. The combination of river, sea and forest is second to none and draws in both locals and visitors all year round. Who can resist a blustery winter walk around the sea wall; the breathtaking flora and delicate foals of spring; lazy summer picnics with paddles in forest streams and scuffing along colourful leaf-strewn forest paths in the autumn? 

Sway Tower - Hampshire's finest folly?

Sway Tower: Hampshire's finest folly? Peterson's Folly proved the versatility of concrete and provided work for unemployed locals.   Sway Tower, along Barrows Lane in the outskirts of Sway nea [ ... ]

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Curious Arts Festival unveils exceptional 2017 line up

LYMINGTON'S Curious Arts Festival unveils exceptional 2017 line up LOCAL LEGEND AND FESTIVAL FAVOURITE, JOHN ILLSLEY TO PERFORM AT CURIOUS ARTS FESTIVAL! We couldn’t be more excited to announce th [ ... ]

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Town Council Matters – What the Town Council does

LYMINGTON AND PENNINGTON TOWN COUNCIL RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibilities include open spaces, play areas, sports and other facilities, allotments and some events Lymington and Pennington Town Council [ ... ]

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New Forest Verderers, Agisters, Commoners and Rangers

New Forest Verderers, Agisters, Commoners and Rangers The New Forest is a natural masterpiece but there is much work that needs to be done behind the scenes. All in the name of conservation, everythi [ ... ]

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Town Council Matters – Councillors

LYMINGTON AND PENNINGTON TOWN COUNCIL – THE COUNCILLORS Volunteers who work together to serve the community   The Councillors of Lymington and Pennington Town Council are democratically elec [ ... ]

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The Lymington Sea Water Baths are the oldest in the UK

The Lymington Sea Water Baths are the oldest in the UK Historic tourist attraction delights with stunning views of the Isle of Wight     Lymington's Sea Water Baths, in Bath Road, is the [ ... ]

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CRGV (Alabama Rot) not just in the New Forest

CRGV (Alabama ROT) NOT JUST in the New Forest be vigilant and seek advice if your dog develops unexplained skin lesions.  In recent years, you may have heard about a mystery dog illness that ca [ ... ]

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Launch of MindSenseAbility near Lymington Launch of MindSenseAbility at Beck Farm Studios near Lymington

New local specialist service for young people with autism and aspergers Thursday 23rd March saw the launch of a specialist service for young people with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and assoc [ ... ]

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Christmas Tree Festival 2016

Lymington Christmas Tree Festival 2016 is open! In aid of the Cupola Appeal, at St Thomas Church from 9 - 13 December.   Last year, Daphne Johnston, Chair of the Friends had the fabulous ide [ ... ]

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Colten carers shortlisted for prestigious national awards

Carers shortlisted for prestigious national awards. Lymington's Colten Care has second biggest number of finalists across all UK care home providers.   Five team members at Lymington-based car [ ... ]

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Help Dan Snow move the Boldre Hoard back to Lymington

Help Dan Snow move the Boldre Hoard back to Lymington. #MakeItHappen appeal to display valuable collection of Roman coins at St Barbe Museum.      Last week, well known TV histori [ ... ]

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Lymington and Pennington success in South & South East in Bloom Awards 2016.Lymington and Pennington success in South & South East in Bloom Awards 2016.

Lymington and Pennington success in South & South East in Bloom Awards 2016. Woodside receives Gold Award and Pennington Common is Open Space of the Year!   Lymington & Pennington did  [ ... ]

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Lymington festivities lighting up the way to Christmas

Lymington festivities lighting up the way to Christmas. Christmas Lights at Lymington's Late Night Shopping Evening.  Did you miss the Christmas Lights and Late Night Shopping evening in Lyming [ ... ]

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Shop for your Christmas gifts in Lymington and the New Forest

Shop for your Christmas gifts in Lymington and the New Forest. This Christmas support your local retailers who have fantastic products and offers available.   Who wants to spend ages queuing a [ ... ]

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10 good reasons to shop locally this Christmas

10 good reasons to shop locally this Christmas. Support your local, independent shops and businesses in Lymington and New Forest.   Many of us dread this time of year. Unless you're the most o [ ... ]

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Buckland Rings: Lymington's Iron Age fortBuckland Rings: Lymington's Iron Age fort

Lymington's Iron Age fort and nearby port Buckland Rings is the best preserved multivallate hill fort in hampshire and dorset Driving into Lymington along Southampton Road, it is easy to miss the  [ ... ]

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Beautiful setting of Queen Mary Lawn at Elmers Court Hotel Lymington Elmers Court beautiful riverside setting for outdoor events

Home of the Great Outdoors, and a fabulous venue for a Garden Party!     Garden Party at Elmers Court Lymington to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday Sunday 12 June 2016 saw  [ ... ]

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Jack in the Basket

Lymington's Jack in the Basket On approaching Lymington by sea, you pass the seamark 'Jack in the Basket'.   The navigable channel of the river has been defined by markers since the 18th Centu [ ... ]

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Crinkle Crankles

Lymington's Crinkle Crankles There are some lovely examples of 'Crinkle Crankle' walls in Lymington   A crinkle crankle wall (also known as a crinkum crankum, serpentine, ribbon or wavy wall [ ... ]

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Day Out in Lymington

Lymington: THE picturesque seaside town to visit in 2016!                 Gateway to the Solent on the edge of the New Forest Spring time, longer  [ ... ]

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