Lyvennet Community Trust

News from The Lyvennet Community Trust

08/10/2015 02:55 PM
New LCT Contact Address
Please note that the official contact address for LCT is now: Lyvennet Community Trust Hall O’The Gate Crosby Ravensworth Penrith Cumbria CA10 3JP The email contact remains the same.

11/04/2014 11:40 PM
You need to move quickly if you would like to join our ‘go ahead’ community
There are only two remaining self-build plots and two shared ownership / outright sale houses left on the Stoneworks Garth site in Crosby Ravensworth. We have sold 5 of the 7 building plots on the site for people to construct their own design of house. Included in the designs is a rare Bustin example of […]

21/06/2013 06:38 AM
Stoneworks Garth Wins LABC Best Large Housing Scheme
Stoneworks Garth, Crosby Ravensworth 14 June 2013 Our housing scheme at Stoneworks Garth won the Best Large Housing Scheme category in the LABC 2013 Northern Regional Awards at the awards ceremony at the Hilton Hotel, Gateshead on the 14th June. LABC Chief Executive Paul Everall said “Our regional building excellence awards are an opportunity to […]

15/10/2012 10:02 PM
Stoneworks Garth – Official Opening – 14 October 2012
Our housing at Stoneworks Garth is being officially opened by Rory Stewart, MP for Penrith and Borders at 1100 hrs on the 27th October 2012. Rory has been extremely supportive of the scheme over the last couple of years promoting our community’s work and in realising our ambitions to become part of the Eden Valley […]

15/10/2012 09:46 PM
The Butchers Arms famous in USA – 14 October 2012
David Graham, Chair of the Lyvennet Community Trust and Lyvennet Community Pub from Crosby Ravensworth has just returned from the U.S National CLT Network’s Conference in Burlington, Vermont. Community Land Trusts (CLT’s) are basically communities, volunteer groups, who have taken on the role of managing land or property in trust for their communities. In Crosby […]

09/07/2012 11:11 AM
Stoneworks Garth Greening Up – 7 July 2012
The Stoneworks Garth site is now greening up and starting to look lived in. Our builders have a couple of weeks snagging works to complete, mostly ground works.

09/07/2012 10:54 AM
Shared Ownership and Self-Build plots – 1 July 2012
The two shared ownership properties; detached 2 and 3 bedroomed houses will be finished on 6th July 2012. We have plans in place to add a separate drive to the 3 bedroomed property along with a garage. Further details on both properties can be obtained by contacting Penrith Farmer and Kidd (PFK) on 01768 862323 […]

09/07/2012 10:41 AM
First tenants move into Stoneworks Garth – 1 July 2012
The 15th June 2012 saw the first tranche of keys handed over from our builders, Atkinson Homes, though our fingers and straight to the first seven tenants. The first of these tenants moved in on the 16th. Quite a milestone for the LCT coming three and a half years after we first looked at the […]

14/04/2012 10:11 AM
Notice of Annual General Meeting for Members of the Lyvennet Community Trust
Lyvennet Community Trust – Annual General Meeting The 2nd Annual General meeting of the LCT will take place on 17th May 2012 at Crosby Ravensworth Village Hall starting at 1730hrs. The meeting will provide an opportunity to update both Members and the community on progress to date with the housing on Stoneworks Garth, the plans […]

13/02/2012 01:07 PM
LGC Community Involvement Award Category
LGC Community Involvement Award Category Projects to involve the community are central to the activities of local authorities, acting as a link between the council and its citizens to meet local needs. The government’s focus on the Big Society and the growing need to engage citizens as cuts bite places more emphasis than ever on […]