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



A fun day was had by all at the Lymington Italia Festival on Sunday 02 July 2017.  Through this event, Lymington & Pennington Town Council's Town Mayor was able to present the Stroke Association with a donation of £4000.  Well done to all those involved!

Italia Cheque Presentation 2017

(Photo: Left-Right: Mayor Barry Dunning,Andrew Peters (Deep Blue Financial) Tammy Angus (Stroke Association), Yvonne Hobbs (Stroke Association) & Rob Heard (Ferrari Club UK).

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.

Accounts - year ending 31 March 2017

Any person interested has the right to inspect the accounting records for the financial year to which the audit relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts and other documents relating to those records or documents.

These documents for Lymington & Pennington Town Council are to be made available upon reasonable notice by appointment between the hours of 10.00am and 3:00pm on working days (excluding public holidays).

Commencing 03 July 2017 and ending 11 August 2017.

Please see the below documents for further details of our inspection period and for a copy of the unaudited accounting statements.

adobe icon Appendix 5 - notice of inspection period - for publication [36kb] 

adobe icon Appendix 6 - summary of electors rights for publication [58kb] 

adobe icon Item 7 Annual Return for approval [219kb]


Lymington & Pennington Town Council is pleased to announce that following much hard work and careful negotiations, £1,710,625 will be paid into the public purse for access rights over the Town Council's land in Alexandra Road.

The deal, which has been under negotiation over a period of 3 years, was led by Cllr. Doug Rogerson, Chair of the Council's Planning Committee and Town Clerk, Caroline Godfrey.

The Town Council would like to acknowledge the excellent support received from Land Valuer Andy Cochran of Woolley & Wallis and the Council's solicitor John Hatchard of Moore Blatch.

"This result demonstrates what can be achieved when skilled and experienced officers worked closely with dedicated and knowledgeable councillors. It is a perfect example of a highly effective and efficient local authority in action" - Caroline Godfrey, Town Clerk.

"The Conservative led Town Council, of which I am proud to be a member, has been instrumental in securing these funds and thus create a once in a lifetime opportunity to identify and support worthwhile and innovative projects for the long-term benefit of the residents of Lymington & Pennington" - Cllr Rogerson.

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

Lymington & Pennington Town Council is pleased to announce the commencement of the £344,000 extensive refurbishment programme on the Lymington Sports Ground Pavilion.

The Town Council has appointed contractor HH Drew to deliver the programme which once completed will provide new changing rooms and toilets plus improved disabled user facilities and an upgraded and extended clubroom.

The scheme is being funded with grants from the Football Stadia Improvement Scheme and the ECB, plus developer contributions and Town Council resources. 

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.