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Lymington & Pennington Town Council - "By Sea & Forest Enchanted"


Enjoy a leisurely stroll through historic Lymington  adobe icon Historic Town Trail [11Mb]

adobe icon Woodside Fairy Trail Map [2Mb] Follow the enchanting trail in Woodside Park to find where 'The Fey of Woodside' dwell.



Much fun was had by all at the Lymington Italia Festival, with a magnificent parade of Italian cars and delicious Italian food market.

Mayor - Italia Festival 2016  High Street - Italia Festival 2016

The weather was kind and the event raised £1200 for the Oakhaven Hospice Trust.

Cheque Presentation - Italia Festival 2016

(Left-Right: Jack Manley (Freestyle Web Design), Graham Bell (Absolute Graphics), Mike Denny (Oakhaven Hospice Trust),
Andrew Peters (Deep Blue Financial) Mayor Barry Dunning & Rob Heard (Ferrari Club UK).

H.M. The Queen's 90th Birthday

The Town Mayor (Cllr Barry Dunning) and Ms Debra Rickman (Partner Co-ordination Manager at Waitrose in Lymington) planted a commemorative cherry tree to celebrate the grand occasion of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday.

Queen's 90th - Tree Planting


Lymington & Pennington Town Council, together with The Lymington Centre, held a wonderful tea party to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday. Complete with live coverage of The Mall, a fun day was had by all!                   

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Part-Time Committee Manager / Administrator

Providing Committee Management and Administrative support to the Council. 

Key Role:  To plan, collate and distribute agendas and committee papers, and to take and compile minutes of meetings.

Flexible Hours:  Up to 25 hours per week (must include attendance at evening meetings).

Attractive Salary Package including Local Government Pension option and free car parking.

Closing date for applications:  Friday 5th August 2016

Please click here for an Application Form adobe icon Application Form - Committee Manager / Administrator [1Mb] or please contact Caroline Butler (Office Manager) 02380 285892 for an informal chat. 

adobe icon Job Description - Committee Manager / Administrator [75kb]

Town and Parish Council - pending elections

Lymington & Pennington Town Council (Pennington Ward) Thursday 1 September 2016

adobe icon Notice of Election [15kb]

For more information, please contact the New Forest District Council.

Our office opening hours are:
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 09:00-16:30
Wednesday: Closed
Friday: 09:00-15:30

We are located at:
Town Council Offices
Town Hall
Avenue Road
SO41 9ZG

The Town Council is currently undertaking extensive refurbishment works to the Pavilion.
These works include an extension to the building, a new porch and a major internal refurbishment programme.
The Town Council apologises for any inconvenience to Woodside Park users whilst works are underway.

Taster sessions have been kindly offered by Mr Chris Chubb, President of the New Forest Petanque Club - every Tuesday afternoon from 2pm-4pm.  Come along and enjoy a game of Boules.  Mr Chubb is able to lend you boules for the afternoon to get you started.

The Council is supporting an initiative to improve and restore the obelisk and surrounds erected in memory of Admiral Sir Harry Burrard Neale at Walhampton.  This monument can be seen from various points in the town.  For more information on this important project, please click here adobe icon Burrard Neale Brochure [5Mb]

Although Lymington & Pennington Town Council does not repair roads, potholes and pavements, issues can be reported online at where you can also view progress of items reported.

Period for the Exercise of Public Rights
Accounts for the Year Ended 31 March 2016
adobe icon Period for the Exercise of Public Rights [35kb]