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Lymm Village Gallery Highlights for 19 June to 26 June 2015

Posted by Neil on Friday, 26 June 2015 at 10:01:01

Filed under: Media gallery, Photography

A Weekly Roundup of the Latest Images and Videos Added to the Gallery

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23 images have been added in the last week

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Lymm Historic Transport Day - 7 viewsIThe children were absolutely loving the event...icecreams next ! - 9 views
Truly delicious. - 4 viewsIf youThese guys did a great job, keeping the village clean & tidy as well as helping out with lots of things, well done ! - 6 views
Now this is what i call a relaxing way of life ! - 9 viewsPlenty of buisness being done on this stall too. - 6 viewsThe cakes as well ! - 4 views
Excellent performance - 4 viewsFree entertainment and good food, you canDessert ?  yes please. - 4 views
Delicious.... - 7 viewsKeep going girls ! - 12 viewsThe salt & pepper spare ribs were absolutely gorgeous, as were the spicy chicken wings ! - 10 views
More dancing.. - 15 viewsA very popular stall. - 5 viewsThese children were really loved by the crowd. - 8 views
The more the merrier for me ! - 8 viewsA traditional event held annualy in our village, when restaurants,pubs,confectioners,butchers,bakers & cafes etc, get together in the main street and  serve English, as well as
Italian,Chinese,Turkish,Spanish and many other types of food so we can all sample a little of each or a lot of the ones you like most. INice idea, it
These guys did a great job, keeping the peace and making sure everything went happily and smoothly throughout the day. - 3 viewsAfter an evening stroll around Lymm Dam with some of our Lymm Photographic Society members, we all decided that because of the poor light we would go down to our local pub (The Spread Eagle) and have a drink instead. I then decided to walk down through the lane which goes into the village, and spotted this...wasn

Tags: gallery, images, photography

A Trailer for Transport Day

Posted by Alan on Tuesday, 23 June 2015 at 07:43:53

Filed under: Events, Entertainment, Lymm, Festivals, Transport, General, Lymm Festival, Village centre

Now when I say trailer , I mean trailer... we need a low trailer onto which we can load trackway mats 4ft by 8ft on the May Queen field and then slide them off again 100 yds away - Saturday afternoon .. a few at a time, just for an hour.  If you could help please give me a call on 01925 754080. 

Now if what you actually wanted was an event TRAILER.  Then here's the headlines. The first working boats are already in the village .. three day of canal related schools activities start tomorrow, The maginificent new trip boat Sir Francis Egerton makes its first visit arriving tomorrow ... Saturday afternoon would be a good time to be round the village as the traction engines start to roll into Henry St car park and we will be starting to unload the coal at site of old wharf.  Bring your camera .. 

And then there's Sunday THE BIG DAY .. 300+ Classic Cars 25 Historic Boats a dozen traction engines,  five park and ride vintage buses 100 classic motor bikes and bicycles, the horse boat, model ariplanes 12 model railways , music food entertainment  and 150 volunteers making it all happen.

... a "Show like no other"  and it is happening here in our village.

Special guest More 4's Fuzz Townshend  From the drive-in parade at 10.30 to the Historic Sail past at 16.30 it promises to be a truly memoable day. 

Please do one thing for us Like us on www.facebook.com/lymmtransport and get updates  See you Sunday or sooner ! Have a great time.

ARE HERE'S A TIP - but don't tell anyone I told you  Buy tickets in advance. You'll save money and more importantly skip the queues on the day with our fast track entry.  - Festival Box Office Pepper St or Spread Eagle  all the info at www.lymmtransport.org.uk 

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Lymm Village Events Highlights for 26 May to 02 June 2015

Posted by Neil on Tuesday, 26 May 2015 at 10:01:00

Filed under: Events, Entertainment, Lymm, Music and nightlife

A Weekly Roundup of Local Events in the Coming Week

Plan your week ahead by checking out the events listed below. To add your own event, please contact me

2 event(s) are happening in Lymm this week

Click individual events to view more details or view all events.

Wed 27th May 2015 at 7:30pmWed 27th May 2015 at 7:30pm

Tags: events, planner

Three Signs of Ageing

Posted by Alan on Wednesday, 20 May 2015 at 13:38:10

Filed under: Events, Entertainment, Festivals, Music and nightlife, Transport, General, Lymm Festival

There are three definite signs of ageing

1. The policemen look younger

2. Festival and Transport Day comes round quicker each year.

3. I can't remember what the third one was .. 

We feel like we are really well on top of  Transport Day (June 28)this year. Word seems to have got around about last year's success and every aspect of the show was filled by the end of February.. But somehow there's still loads to do and some things we want to do better this year. Most of that is about having a great team of volunteers to help thing run smoothly. We reckoned we need 160 people -  most of them working no more than 3 hours so that they can enjoy the show too. It seemed like an impossible number but amazingly we are up to 120.  Could you be one of the other 40 ?  It will be fun (honest!) and we give a free family ticket to each volunteer. Just go to the website  www.lymmtransport.org.uk, call Trish on 01925-751646 or drop in at the festival box-office on Pepper St on Saturday 23rd  to put your name down . 

Yes that's right the FESTIVAL BOX-OFFICE will be open for the first time on Saturday May 23rd. you can get  Discount Transport Day tickets and pick up a FREE Transport Day programme that tells you everything that's happening. 

Let me also declare a personal interest in Beverley "Promise Me" Craven in Concert on Tuesday June 23rd featuring our own Lymm Big Sing Choir I can "Promise You" that this is going to be a sell out ( nearly 2/3rds full already) so be smart and get your ticket in the next few days .   If you miss out on that then lots of other good stuff too - Comedian Jo Caulfield, Agony Aunt Virginia Ironside  and of course Terry Waite.  plus a host of local talent and events like Open Gardens and Art in The Garden. Festival really is a remarkable phenomenon.  Check it all out at www.lymmfestival.org.uk or if you haven't had a programme yet pick one up at the Village Hall on Saturday. 

Now what was I going to do next ? I had it written down somewhere ..

 

 

 

 

 

Tags: festival, transport, beverley, craven, volunteer, box-office

Lymm Village Events Highlights for 19 May to 26 May 2015

Posted by Neil on Tuesday, 19 May 2015 at 10:01:01

Filed under: Events, Entertainment, Lymm, Music and nightlife

A Weekly Roundup of Local Events in the Coming Week

Plan your week ahead by checking out the events listed below. To add your own event, please contact me

1 event(s) are happening in Lymm this week

Click individual events to view more details or view all events.

Wednesday 20th May at 9.30am

Tags: events, planner

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