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Lyme Regis


Lyme Regis Museum extension plans recommended for approval

Mayor Owen Lovell opens the play park with the help of Leigh Watts and Finlay Crossley. Picture: Simon Emmett Photography

'Eagerly-awaited' Lyme Regis play park opened to public

ARTISAN FAIR: At The Donkey Sanctuary near Sidmouth

Artisan Fair to raise money for The Donkey Sanctuary

SMOKEFREE: Sylvia Larcombe

Smokers urged to sign up to Stoptober

CLOSED: Lymewood Nursing Home, Uplyme.                                    Picture:JOHN GURD  JG17158

Uplyme care home closed after putting residents 'at risk of harm'

ENDORSED: B Sharp chairman Ayvin Rogers with Sir Alex Ferguson and B Sharp director Fran Williams

B Sharp charity bosses meet Sir Alex Ferguson after being praised for leadership qualities


West Dorset visitors urged to stay safe after RNLI rescue near Charmouth

PROPOSED HOUSING: Woodmead Halls car park

Lyme Regis councillors halt affordable housing plans

Motorbike seized by police in West Dorset

Motorbike seized by police in west Dorset

Firefighters were called to the blaze in Uplyme

Firefighters respond to jacuzzi blaze near Lyme Regis

PROPOSALS: The seafront gardens in Lyme Regis Picture: GRAHAM HUNT/HG3896. (39950295)

Redeveloping seafront gardens included in Lyme Regis Town Council's policy aims

RESCUED: Kaylee Wilson, Andy Heath and Smudge

Couple and their dog rescued by Lyme Regis RNLI crew

BOAT STORAGE: The harbour master will use Monmouth Beach car park to store boats over the winter

Lyme Regis town councillors urged to end 'antagonism' with district council as car park boat storage plans backed

TRANSPORT DIFFICULTIES: Dr Forbes Watson, chairman of the NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group

Lyme Regis patients would have to travel to Bridport for proposed CCG community hub

NEW BOOK: Steve Dunn and Formidable

New book pays tribute to Lyme Regis residents as new questions raised on HMS Formidable sinking

CONNECTED: Axminster Library

Wifi now available at Axminster Library

The police helicopter

Police helicopter called after car stolen in Lyme Regis

Church Street, Lyme Regis

Shuttle bus to run between Lyme Regis and Axminster during road closure

Dr Forbes Watson

Dorset CCG chief to discuss healthcare review at Lyme Regis public meeting

PLEASED: Lyme Regis mayor Owen Lovell

Lyme Regis councillors hear suggestions from residents

Dorset Police

Businesses urged to remove money from tills after cash taken in Lyme Regis

Red Mercedes stolen in West Dorset burglary spree

Red Mercedes stolen in West Dorset burglary spree

Could it be Magic? Singer Gary Barlow enjoys stay in Lyme Regis

Could it be Magic? Singer Gary Barlow enjoys stay in West Dorset

Lyme Regis Town Council mayor making - New mayor Owen Lovell - 030615, Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG13210 (28562323)

Lyme Regis residents to shape future of town at consultation

B Sharp youth music group will perform at St Michael's Church

B Sharp musicians to perform at Candles on the Cobb 2015

READY: Guitars on The Beach. Picture by Maisie Hill

Guitars on the Beach change tune as rock fans' choice deemed 'too heavy'

The beach at Broad Ledge in Lyme Regis. Photo Graham Hunt

Lifeboat launched to 'body in the water' - only for item to be confirmed as driftwood

RESCUED: John Allan,left, and David Dolling at Lyme Regis lifeboat station after their ordeal on the rocks. Picture by Richard Horobin

Two men rescued after becoming stranded on rocks near Lyme Regis

CELEBRATING: Tara and Isla Byrne. Picture by Maisie Hill

Woodroffe School celebrates best ever GCSE results

CELEBRATIONS: Mary Penman, Ellie Gait, Lydia Cooke, Layla Felgate and Millie Deakin

Woodroffe School students jump for joy on A-Level results day

ACHIEVEMENT: Rory Ryan with his grade 8 merit certificate

Lyme Regis student becomes youngest to reach grade 8 at singing

Police have issued a CCTV image of a suspect after a purse theft

CCTV appeal launched after purse theft in Lyme Regis

Police have urged drivers to consider all other motorists

Man punched camper van after 'heated exchange of words' in Lyme Regis

A35 in west Dorset closed as a result of collision

A35 in west Dorset closed as a result of collision

SUPPORT: River Cottage head chef Gelf Alderson is among the figures contributing to the scrapbook

Scrapbook launched at River Cottage to help poorest get holiday

SPOTTED: This leatherback turtle was seen eating a barrel jellyfish

Fisherman 'flabbergasted' after spotting rare leatherback turtle near Lyme Regis

SCHEME: Am extension is planned for Lyme Regis Museum

Councillors refuse to back Lyme Regis Museum extension plans

Monmouth Beach car park

Free evening parking for Lyme Regis residents

MAGICAL: Bertie the dinosaur leads the torchlight procession. Picture by Maisie Hill

Hundreds gather in Lyme Regis for 'magical' carnival torchlight procession

POPULAR: The Cart Road beach huts in Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis residents urged to not put themselves at risk ahead of beach hut rush

The Pearl of Dorset

Former Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat now rescuing sailors in Finland

FINGERS CROSSED: Organiser Irene Roper hoped the Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week raised around £15,000 for the RNLI. Picture by Richard Horobin

Thousands raised for RNLI at Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week 2015

NEW ADDITION: Deputy town clerk Mark Green

New deputy town clerk appointed at Lyme Regis Town Council

NEW STUDENT: George Thomas, right and Craig Pinder at the Boat Building Academy in Lyme Regis, PICTURE: FINNBARR WEBSTER/F17544

Man from Mauritius visits Lyme Regis to learn how to fix his damaged boat

Police are appealing after a burglary in Lyme Regis

UPDATED: Warning to homeowners after spate of burglaries in Lyme Regis

A patient receiving a stem cell transplant

Money to be raised for the Anthony Nolan Trust at the Lyme Folk Weekend 2015

UNDER FIRE: Lyme Regis Town Council

Lyme Regis Town Council reintroducing prayers would 'undermine religious freedom' according to National Secular Society

WINNERS: Dorset Fire and Rescue Service won the bathtub race. Picture by Maisie Hill

Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week organisers praise generous visitors

The air ambulance on the beach at Lyme Regis.   Picture: RICHARD HOROBIN

Boy, 3, is saved by dad after he stops breathing

CLOSURE: Inpatient beds at Axminster Hospital will close permanently

Axminster Hospital inpatient beds to close permanently

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