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Extraordinary Council Meeting

Extraordinary Council Meeting

From 16 Aug 2018 to 22 Aug 2018

Lostwithiel Town Council will be holding an extraordinary Council Meeting next Tuesday 21 August at 7pm in Lostwithiel Scout Hut. Please see the meetings tab for details of the agenda.

New 'Who to contact' Page

New 'Who to contact' Page

From 9 Aug 2018 to 8 Aug 2019

Please visit our new Contacts Page!

Contacts Page

Tree Works

Tree Works

From 7 Aug 2018 to 7 Nov 2018

Following the comprehensive survey undertaken earlier this year, Lostwithiel Town Council will be appointing a contractor to undertake various tree works at next Tuesday’s meeting. The Council hopes all works will be completed by 31 October, the tender includes the felling of some trees please see details below

Tree Works

Future Policing - Proposed Merger

Future Policing - Proposed Merger

From 2 Aug 2018 to 2 Oct 2018

Future policing – proposed merger of Devon & Cornwall Police & Dorset Police. Please visit the link below for a survey so you can submit your response to this merger consultation. The consultation closes on 27 August 2018.

Survey

Seagulls

Seagulls

From 24 Jul 2018 to 24 Jul 2019

The Council has received reports of increasing seagull numbers and gulls diving towards people. Often the seagulls are simply acting to protect their young. Please can we ask residents not to feed the seagulls to try to discourage them. More information is available below

Cornwall Council Gulls

Help to Buy South West

Help to Buy South West

From 24 Jul 2018 to 24 Jul 2019

The Old Carriageworks, 3 Brunel Quays, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0EN A private discounted sale home is available for sale and being advertised through the Help to Buy South West website Please follow the link below to see a copy of the advert. If you are aware of any households who may have a local connection to your town and would be interested in this property please advise them to register with Help to Buy South West.

Help to Buy South West

Edgcumbe House Pre-feasibility Report

Edgcumbe House Pre-feasibility Report

From 5 Jul 2018 to 4 Jul 2019

The pre-feasibility report on Edgcumbe House was considered by Council at Tuesday’s meeting and Council has taken the decision to progress the project by exploring funding opportunities for the next Feasibility stage. The Pre-feasibility report is available below.

Pre-feasibility Study

Tree Tender

Tree Tender

From 3 Jul 2018 to 3 Aug 2018

Lostwithiel Town Council is pleased to invite tenders to undertake tree surgery works to trees in various locations in Lostwithiel. A tender pack is available by post from the Town Council office and will be posted out on Thursday 28 June 2018. To obtain a pack please email admin@lostwithieltowncouncil.gov.uk. The closing date for the receipt of tenders is Thursday 31 July 2018 at midday.

Shire Hall Moor

Superfast Broadband 'Cold Spots'

From 26 Jun 2018 to 26 Sep 2018

Cornwall Council has asked if Lostwithiel residents and businesses are aware of any broadband/superfast broadband cold spots i.e. access is not available or poor. If you are aware of any such areas in Lostwithiel could you please email clerk@lostwithieltowncouncil.gov.uk by midday on 16 July.

Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club

Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club

From 25 Jun 2018 to 26 Jul 2019

Please see the link below for details of the new Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club. Poster Armed forces and Veterans Breakfast Club.

Poster Armed forces and Veterans Breakfast Club.

Have your say on Council boundaries for Cornwall

Have your say on Council boundaries for Cornwall

From 5 Jun 2018 to 5 Jun 2019

Please have your say on the draft recommendation for Council division boundaries for Cornwall. The consultation closes on 17 September 2018.

Cornwall Council Division Boundaries Poster

Annual Parish Meeting

Annual Parish Meeting

From 24 May 2018 to 24 Jun 2018

Just a reminder that you can join us on Tuesday 29 May for the Annual Town Meeting in the Church Rooms Lostwithiel at 7pm. A number of town based organisations will be giving an update on their past 12 months and looking forward to the next 12 month period.

Shire Hall Moor - possible disruption

Shire Hall Moor - possible disruption

From 10 May 2018 to 10 Jul 2018

The Council anticipates that South West Water’s contractors will start repairs to the track surface on Monday 14 May and that they will be on site for 1 week. Please be aware that there may be restrictions in the area whilst these improvement works take place.

Lostwithiel Annual Parish Meeting

Lostwithiel Annual Parish Meeting

From 10 May 2018 to 10 Jun 2018

Mayor Pam Jarrett invites everyone to the APM please come and listen to the plans that many Lostwithiel organisations and groups have for our beautiful town for the next 12 months. The meeting will be held on Tuesday 29 May at 7pm in the Church Rooms.

Facebook Event Details

Lostwithiel Town Council News

Lostwithiel Town Council News

From 3 May 2018 to 3 Apr 2019

Lostwithiel Town Council is pleased to confirm the election of Mayor Pam Jarrett and Deputy Mayor Tim Hughes at this weeks annual meeting.

Smart Meter Rollout - Domestic

Smart Meter Rollout - Domestic

From 12 Apr 2018 to 12 Apr 2019

The Government is rolling out smart meters into all homes and businesses before 2020. However, research shows that a huge percentage of the population are still not aware of the options available. We have been asked to share the links below:

Domestic Link

Smart Meter Rollout - Non Domestic

Smart Meter Rollout - Non Domestic

From 10 Apr 2018 to 10 Apr 2019

The Government is rolling out smart meters into all homes and businesses before 2020. However, research shows that a huge percentage of the population are still not aware of the options available. We have been asked to share the link below:

Non-Domestic Link

Lostwithiel Neighbourhood Plan Pre-Submission Draf

Lostwithiel Neighbourhood Plan Pre-Submission Draf

From 10 Apr 2018 to 10 Apr 2019

We are pleased to share with you our Neighbourhood Plan Pre-submission Draft. Please find an electronic copy on the Neighbourhood Plan website, additionally paper copies are available in the Library. If you would like a paper copy of the Neighbourhood Plan posted to you or if you have any comments on the plan, please could you contact us by email clerk@lostwithieltowncouncil.gov.uk or by post to Sandra Harris, Town Clerk, Lostwithiel Town Council, Taprell House, North Street, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0BL. The deadline for responses is midday on 6th May 2018.

Neighbourhood Plan Website

Great Western Rail Improvement Work

Great Western Rail Improvement Work

From 6 Mar 2018 to 6 Dec 2018

Changes to the West of England Services. Electrification work between Newbury and Reading starts on Monday 12 March. This impacts GWR West of England services as the line is closed from Monday to Thursday and trains will be diverted through Swindon. This will add between 20 to 50 minutes to journeys and will mean some trains are retimed. The work will take over 1200 hours to complete, and there will be several weekday line closures between March and November, including a three week closure in July. Dates are on our dedicated GWR webpage

GWR webpage

Help to Buy South West

Help to Buy South West

From 6 Mar 2018 to 6 Apr 2018

Brunel Quays Lostwithiel. 4 x 2 Bed & 1 x 1 Bed garden apartments available for discounted sale. If you have a local connection to Lostwithiel and would be interested in these properties please visit Bruneltwo

http://bruneltwo.com/

Big Energy Saving Network Event

Big Energy Saving Network Event

From 6 Mar 2018 to 6 Apr 2018

The next event is being held at Lostwithiel Library on Wednesday 7th March from 2-3pm. Sorry for the short notice regarding this event. Unfortunately our office was closed due to the severe weather conditions. Please see poster for further details.

Poster

Lostwithiel Town Council Budget

Lostwithiel Town Council Budget

From 8 Feb 2018 to 8 Aug 2018

For around the price of an extra cup of coffee each month your Town Council can manage its new responsibilities and make long-awaited improvements. More and more responsibilities are being handed down to your Town Council without financial support. This year the Town Council has decided to increase the budget to take into account these additional responsibilities. For more details please see Lostwithiel Town Council Finance Reports Page and poster below.

Budget Poster

Council Finance Reports

Town Councillor Vacancy

Town Councillor Vacancy

From 25 Jan 2018 to 6 Mar 2018

Please see the Co-Option Notice below for details of how to apply for the vacancy at Lostwithiel Town Council as a Town Councillor.

Town Councillor Vacancy - Co-option Notice

A390 Pedestrian Walkway Tender

A390 Pedestrian Walkway Tender

From 25 Jan 2018 to 1 Mar 2018

Lostwithiel Town Council wishes to invite tenders for a full repair and for complete removal of the Second Island walkway (A390 Pedestrian underpass). The closing date for Tenders is Thursday 1 March 2018. Please see below for the Tender document.

A390 Pedestrian Walkway/ Second Island Walkway

Community Network AGM and Panel Meeting

Community Network AGM and Panel Meeting

From 23 Jan 2018 to 30 Jan 2018

A meeting for St Blazey, Fowey, and Lostwithiel Community Network AGM and Panel Meeting will be held on Monday 29th January 2018 at 7pm at Squires Field Community Centre, Park Road, Fowey, PL23 1EF. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please see below for more information and the agenda.

Agenda 29 January 2018

St Blazey, Fowey and Lostwithiel Community Network

Local Government Boundary Review

Local Government Boundary Review

From 18 Jan 2018 to 19 Feb 2018

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking for your views on its electoral review of Cornwall Council. The consultation closes on 19 February 2018. For more information and interactive maps, please see the poster and website below:

Download document (pdf)

consultation.lgbce.org.uk

Help to Buy South West

Help to Buy South West

16 Jan 2018

Gilbury Hill, Lostwithiel. 4 x 2 Bed Apartments available for discounted sale. The properties are being advertised through the Help to Buy South West website. If you have a local connection to Lostwithiel and would be interested in these properties please contact Help to Buy South West by 2 February 2018.

Help to Buy Website

Council Budget Meeting

Council Budget Meeting

9 Jan 2018

Wednesday 10th January, in the Church Rooms at 7pm. Lostwithiel Town Council will be meeting to discuss the budget for 2018/19. The meeting will be held in the Church rooms from 7pm. For the Agenda and reports for the meeting please click below.

Budget Meeting Agenda and Reports.

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation Event

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation Event

9 Jan 2018

Saturday 13th January, at Lostwithiel Community Centre 2pm-5pm. This event will provide an opportunity to discuss the proposed changes and the reasons for them. Members of the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group will be on-hand throughout the exhibition to discuss the issues and listen to comments.

Traffic Management Meeting

Traffic Management Meeting

9 Jan 2018

We will be holding a Community Meeting on Tuesday 30th January at 7pm in the Church Rooms. Members of the public are invited to this meeting. The aim of this meeting is to draw up a ’wish list’ of all aspects of traffic management that the community would like implemented.

Town Council Meetings in February

Town Council Meetings in February

9 Jan 2018

Please be aware that we will only be holding one Full Council Meeting in February this year, this meeting will be held on Tuesday 6th February 2018. We hope to see you there. The meeting will be held in the Church Hall at 7pm.

Help to Buy South West

Help to Buy South West

9 Jan 2018

2 Nikita Terrace, Lostwithiel. The above private discounted sale home is available for sale & being advertised through the Help to Buy South West website (Please see link below). Or please contact Help to Buy South West on 0300 100 0021 for more information. Help to Buy Website

Help to Buy Website

Lostwithiel Town Council Christmas Closure

Lostwithiel Town Council Christmas Closure

From 19 Dec 2017 to 2 Jan 2018

Please be aware that the Lostwithiel Town Council office will be closed over the holiday period between Thursday 21 December 2017 at 5pm and Tuesday 2 January 2018 at 9am.

Lostwithiel Town Council Facebook

Lostwithiel Town Council Facebook

From 14 Dec 2017 to 30 Jun 2018

We are pleased to announce that we now have a Facebook page. Please find us at www.facebook.com/lostwithielcouncil

http://www.facebook.com/lostwithielcouncil

Kerbside Recycling Collection Survey

Kerbside Recycling Collection Survey

From 7 Dec 2017 to 3 Jan 2018

Cornwall Council is inviting residents to have a say in changes to the Recycling and Waste Collection in Cornwall. This is an opportunity to help inform and shape Cornwall’s future kerbside recycling and waste collection. The survey is available on the Cornwall Council website. Recycling and Waste Survey The survey will close on 3 January 2018.

Recycling and Waste Survey

Neighbourhood Development Plan 'Call for Sites'

Neighbourhood Development Plan 'Call for Sites'

From 28 Nov 2017 to 31 Jan 2018

Lostwithiel Town Council as part of the preparation of the Lostwithiel Neighbourhood Plan wishes to identify all possible development sites in and around Lostwithiel. This 'Call for Sites' is an invitation for any resident, landowner, business, developer or agent to submit a site or sites for consideration in the neighbourhood plan. Lostwithiel’s Neighbourhood Plan can be found at www.lostwithielplan.org.uk If you have a site which you wish to put forward please contact Sandra Harris Town Clerk on 01208 872323 or via email clerk@lostwithieltowncouncil.gov.uk by 31st January 2018.

www.lostwithielplan.org.uk

Cornwall Council Electoral Review

Cornwall Council Electoral Review

From 23 Nov 2017 to 19 Feb 2018

Please find information on the Cornwall Council Electoral Review by The Local Government Boundary Commission.

Download document (pdf)

Report It

Report It

From 3 Nov 2017 to 3 Jun 2018

Find out what you can report online to Cornwall Council using their Report it poster, including missed rubbish collections, pot holes and dog fouling.

Download Report It Poster

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