News and Events
Cornwall Library Members
From 27 Mar 2020 to 27 Sep 2020
Are you aware that by using Cornwall Libraries online you have free access to eBooks, Audiobooks, newspapers, magazines & comics and titles on Borrowbox. Please visit -
UPDATE ON CORNWALL LIBRARY SERVICE
From 25 Mar 2020 to 25 Sep 2020
In line with Government restrictions all Library sites are now closed, and the mobile library service has ceased until further notice. Library members who have books or other materials on loan should keep them at home. They can be renewed as many times as needed online www.cornwall.gov.uk/library or on the 24 hour telephone line 0845 6076119 (please check your contract for charges to 0845 numbers). But overdue charges will be waived during this time.
From 25 Mar 2020 to 25 Sep 2020
Unfortunately we have had to close all Lostwithiel Town Council Parks. This is in line with Government instructions.
disAbility Cornwall and Isles of Scilly
From 25 Mar 2020 to 25 Sep 2020
Please see the following flyer from disAbility Cornwall and Isles of Scilly regarding community support.
Government advice Library & play areas CLOSED
From 24 Mar 2020 to 24 Apr 2020
In accordance with Government advice Lostwithiel Library and all Lostwithiel Town Council play areas are now closed until further notice. Mayor Hughes has the following message for Lostwithiel 'We are truly in unprecedented times, I urge you all to follow the very clear advice given by Government.'
Town Council Vacancy
From 20 Mar 2020 to 20 Sep 2020
Please see the Co-Option Notice below for details of how to apply for the vacancy at Lostwithiel Town Council as a Town Councillor.
Community Orchard - Update
From 19 Mar 2020 to 20 Sep 2020
On 6th March pupils from both St Winnow and Lostwithiel Primary School helped Lostwithiel Town Council, the Environment Agency and the Duchy of Cornwall plant a Community Orchard of 60 trees at Second Island Park. We are pleased to let you know that the trees are now budding!
Lostwithiel Library - Coronavirus Response
From 18 Mar 2020 to 18 Oct 2020
With effect from next week Lostwithiel Library will only be open on Wednesdays 10-12 & 2-4pm to give customers a weekly opportunity to come to the library to exchange/collect books. Until we are advised otherwise we’d like for customers to have the opportunity to stockpile books to read whilst at home.
Community Orchard - Second Island Park Lostwithiel
From 6 Mar 2020 to 6 Mar 2021
Lostwithiel Town Council is delighted to announce that earlier today pupils from both St Winnow and Lostwithiel Primary School helped Lostwithiel Town Council, the Environment Agency and the Duchy of Cornwall plant a Community Orchard of 60 trees at Second Island Park. ……………….
Lostwithiel Railway Station Footbridge
From 20 Feb 2020 to 20 Dec 2020
Please see link below for the latest update from Network Rail, GWR and Cornwall Council on a new railway footbridge for Lostwithiel.
Notice of Vacancy in Office of Town Councillor
From 20 Feb 2020 to 20 Jun 2020
Please see document below.
Lostwithiel Town Council Flood Plan
From 17 Feb 2020 to 27 Feb 2020
Lostwithiel Town Council Flood Plan - Mayor Tim Hughes, Deputy Mayor Karen Ross and all members of Lostwithiel Town Council are very grateful to the Flood Warden volunteers who gave up so much of their time over this past weekend.
From 7 Feb 2020 to 7 Apr 2020
Good News! The zip wire in the King George V play area is now fixed.
Lostwithiel Library - computers working
From 31 Jan 2020 to 15 May 2020
Further to the post below. We are now pleased to inform you that the public computers have been mended and are now up and running correctly. Thank you for your patience with this matter.
Lostwithiel Library Cornwall Council Apology
From 31 Jan 2020 to 28 Apr 2020
Please see pdf below for an apology from Cornwall Council regarding the current technical issues in Lostwithiel Library.
New bus services in Cornwall
From 8 Jan 2020 to 8 Oct 2020
Please see the link below for information on the new bus services in Cornwall. There will be a new regular bus service for Lostwithiel starting in April 2020. Happy New Year!
Lostwithiel Traintimes - 15 December 2019
From 13 Dec 2019 to 16 May 2020
Please find a poster detailing the new train services from Lostwithiel starting from 15 December until 16 May 2020.
From 13 Dec 2019 to 13 Jan 2020
If you haven't done so already, the Christmas Tree Festival is being held at St Bartholomew's Church again this year. There are lots of amazing trees to be seen there, (sponsored and decorated by local organisations).
From 29 Nov 2019 to 13 Feb 2020
Lostwithiel Library Just to give you a sneak peak of some of the new woodland friends that will be joining us in the Children’s Library for the festive season (some may actually be making the Library their forever home). We also have lots of new Christmas book available. Pop in a take a look!
King George V Zip Wire
From 28 Nov 2019 to 28 Jan 2020
We would like to apologise for the delay in the repair of the broken zip wire in King George V playground. The parts are on order and it will be replaced as soon as possible.
From 30 Oct 2019 to 30 Mar 2020
Lostwithiel Library Just to make you aware that borrowers can order any titles available on Cornwall Council’s website for collection at Lostwithiel Library. There are many new and popular titles available – just follow the link below. https://capitadiscovery.co.uk/cornwall/
Devon and Cornwall Police Alert
From 30 Oct 2019 to 30 Jan 2020
Devon & Cornwall Police have asked us to make residents aware that sometime from 08.10.19 to 20.10.19 a BMX Kush2 was stolen from a shed in the area of Alamein Road Saltash If you are offered a bike of this type for sale without the papers please consider taking the serial number and contacting D&C Police on 101 quoting reference CR/095919/19 Homeowners are reminded to ensure items of value kept in sheds and outhouses are kept secure and to have a note of the serial numbers.
Town Council declares a Climate Emergency
From 19 Jul 2019 to 19 Jul 2021
Lostwithiel Town Council declares a Climate Emergency Lostwithiel Town Council has declared a Climate Emergency and agreed to work with Cornwall Council to assist them with their declaration to make Cornwall carbon neutral by 2030.
New Mayor and Deputy Mayor
From 8 May 2019 to 8 May 2020
Following last night’s Annual Meeting Lostwithiel Town Council is delighted to be able to announce that the new Mayor of Lostwithiel is Councillor Tim Hughes and the new Deputy Mayor Councillor Karen Ross