Town Mill Spelt Flour wins ‘Great Taste’ award

Great Taste, the world’s most coveted food awards, which celebrates the very best in food and drink, has announced the Great Taste stars of 2018. Out of over 12,600 products to be judged, local Lyme Regis charity The Town Mill Trust was awarded a 2-star Great Taste award, which means judges dubbed it above and […]

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3rd August 2018

Exciting Job Opportunity at The Town Mill

THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS HAS NOW PASSED. The Town Mill is looking to employ a Visitor and Volunteer Coordinator. This is an exciting role playing a central part in the ongoing success of The Town Mill community. The individual will be responsible for supporting and growing the volunteer community, coordinating our volunteer rotas, focusing our […]

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24th July 2018

Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Town Mill Trust Lyme Regis, incorporated and registered in England and Wales (Company Number 2982747) Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Company will be held at the Town Mill, Mill Lane, Lyme Regis, DT7 3PU, on 20 July 2018 at 4.00 pm for the transaction of the following business: […]

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20th June 2018

Berey’s Unique Royal Wedding Souvenir

Town Mill Potter Berey Pealing has designed and made a truly unique piece to commemorate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.  The figures represent the royal couple, who emerge or retreat form the symbolic Windsor Castle depending on the prevailing weather conditions.  The simple mechanism consists of a short length of cat gut […]

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13th April 2018

Recruiting Millers Now

As the busy summer season approaches at the award-winning Town Mill, we are looking for volunteers to help run our working watermill.    You will be joining a team of millers, making stoneground flour and offering informative tours of the mill to our visitors.  Full milling training will be given. You’ll be part of a community […]

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13th April 2018

Noses to the Grindstone

It may have seemed quiet during the winter months here at The Town Mill, but our team of volunteers have not been taking it easy!  With the help of professional stone dresser Malcolm Cooper and millwright Martin Watts, a project has just been completed to re-dress our peak stones, and recommission our french burr stones.  […]

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13th April 2018

Mill springs into Spring with Silver at South West Tourism Awards

The volunteers, staff and tenants at Lyme Regis’ Town Mill are celebrating success after their recent award at the South West Tourism Awards 2017/18.  At a black-tie ceremony held at the Riviera International Conference Centre in Torquay, the local charitable organisation were delighted to take home a beautiful sculpted glass trophy for winning a silver […]

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6th February 2018

Adult Art Classes with Trudi Ochiltree Start Tuesday 20th February

STARTS SOON!  A small, friendly, weekly art class for beginners and more experienced artists wishing to develop their art skills and creativity.  Dorset artist Trudi is a fully qualified teacher of art and design and has over 12 years art teaching experience. Trudi’s classes are small groups so you get plenty of one to one […]

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5th February 2018

Closure Due to Snow and Ice Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd March

Following the uncomfortably low temperatures inside the mill this week, making it an unsuitable environment for visitors and our volunteers, we now have lots of snow in Lyme Regis and in the areas our staff and volunteers live.  It’s impossible for us to open the Mill until the ice and snow thaws.  We’ll keep this […]

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5th February 2018
Inside the Town Mill Lyme Regis

Closing for Essential Maintenance 1st January to 4th February

We will not be operating miller-guided tours of the Mill during January, while we undertake some important maintenance inside the watermill.  We are aiming to reopen the mill on Monday 5th February, and look forward to welcoming visitors to see our re-dressed peak stones and sparkling interior!  The galleries and artisan businesses will remain open.

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18th December 2017