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April 4, 2017

Although the deadline of midnight on Monday April 3rd 2017 to send in your comments on the Local Plan Issues and Options has now passed, information is still available about the issues.This page gives you all the background information on the review process, this is the Issues and Options paper itself. 

The planners are asking these questions specifically relating to Lyme Regis in the local plan review:

  • Lyme Regis has grown at an average of 15 dwellings per year over the last 5 years. Given the constrained nature of the Lyme Regis area, should we plan for a lower level of growth or maintain the current level of growth?

  • Are there any additional issues related to the development of the site options  identified in the Plan?

  • What are the infrastructure requirements for the development of the site options, individually or in combination with others?

  • Do you agree that the vast majority of the additional growth proposed for the period up to 2036 should be accommodated at Dorc...

March 21, 2017

The report from Adrian on recent LymeForward work, prepared for the Partnership meeting on Thursday 23rd March is available.

March 15, 2017

was held on Thursday March 23rd, 2.00pm at Woodmead Halls.

This is the agenda , Coordinator's Report, and the Minutes

March 1, 2017

Have your say by March 15th on possible powers against people feeding seagulls and on whether and when dogs should be banned from which beach.

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The Directors of Lyme Forward CIC would like to welcome Sue Jones who has taken up the role of Operations Coordinator with effect from Monday 23 March 2020. Sue has a wealth of experience of working with people and volunteers, having worked across the education sector. We very much look forward to working with her in developing the future agenda of LymeForward together with existing services to make a difference to people’s lives living in and around Lyme Regis.


We would also like to give special thanks and appreciation for Chris Tipping’s fantastic contribution to LymeForward CIC and service development. Chris took up his role as Chief Executive Officer with Lyme Regis Development Trust on 1 January 2020 and has kindly provided us with some interim support over the last few weeks. We wish you well Chris in your new role and look forward to staying in touch.


Sue can be contacted at manager@lymeforward.com

Coronavirus Update

​During the current lockdown, the Memory Cafe and all other gatherings have had to be cancelled in line with Government instructions.
However, the Foodbank continues to operate on Wednesdays, 10.00am - 12.00
at the Hub.

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LymeForward is registered as a Community Interest Company No 10381732

Financially supported by Lyme Regis Town Council and Dorset Council

with additional support from Charmouth & Uplyme Parish Councils