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Transition Lostwithiel


LostwithielClimate change and increasing energy costs will alter our way of life - how we work, shop, travel and live will need to adapt.

Transition Lostwithiel is about using our own creativity and talent to build a closer and more resilient community for everyone to enjoy. It's about making a transition from an unsustainable way of life to a sustainable one.

If you live in the local community, contact us to share your ideas or take part in projects. Join the mailing list to keep updated, or watch this space.


Community Digital Storytelling Event  - June 6th, 11 - 3.30pm. You are warmly invited to a community digital storytelling event to share memories, experience and local knowledge about past drought and water-use by the River Fowey. A sandwich lunch, teas and coffees will be provided.

The Great Cornish Artisan Show - Saturday 18th July 10.30 - 3.30 at Lostwithiel Community Centre. Amazing Artisan Crafts, Workshops, Make & take sessions, Demonstrations, Showcasing local artists, Pimms bar, live music, Kernow Forno wood oven pizzas.

Plant Swap - every Saturday morning (unless it's torrential) until Sep/Oct. Come and swap your extra seedlings or cuttings... pick up a plant or seeds for a donation.

Rafters Acoustic Sessions - Wednesday 7.30pm. Players, singers, listeners all welcome. Venue: The Rafters Bar, Lostwithiel Community Centre. £2 Entrance Fee to cover costs. Licensed Bar.

Woolly Wednesdays - every Wednesday at 2 Quay Street 10 -12. Bring your knitting or crochet – meet for a knit, natter, cup of tea or coffee and piece of homemade cake - booking not required just turn up! 

Lostwithiel Rug Hookers - Long Room, Community Centre, every Tuesday 10.00am to 12.30pm. £2 per session. More info.




Jazz Cafe - £200 has been donated to Lostwithiel Centre from profits of the last years Jazz Café.. run by volunteers .. happy birthday Jazz Café! The Lostfest Jazz Café raised £459 for FLEET this year … thank you to everyone who played ( for free) those who came and supported us and the volunteers.

Pictures of the very successful Gardeners Market 2015

Town Museum needs help … just 2 hours a week during the season manning the reception … to help keep our brilliant museum open and running … for more information and to see what you could offer contact: 01208 872684 or 01208 871456

Herb Garden - if you have any herb plants or can take cuttings of herbs or are planning to sow herbs and have spare ones please keep for a new herb garden in town ….. can be given into the Plant Swap stall or the Centre ... many thanks

Local quilting events: patchwork and quilting events in Cornwall this Spring

Lostwithiel Forum has created a fantastic guide to day excursions from Lostwithiel to all over Cornwall on public transport - these will be updated when timetables change..

Lostwithiel's version of Freecycle... New wanted/ offers/ free to good home notice board at the Lostwithiel Community Centre - now available.

Bus timetable for all of Lostwithiel bus routes