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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.


Survey being undertaken by the RHS: RHS survey

RSPB survey on 24/25 JanuaryRSPB survey

Applications for World Book Night 2015 close on 30 January, so if you haven’t got yours in yet apply now to spread your love of reading in your community.

Gardeners Market Saturday April 11th 10-3pm - free packet of seeds / plants / willow weaving / knife grinding / the Tea Lady / demonstrations / and much more! Young Farmers will be selling manure on the day.

New choir: Bring Kids and Sing!

  • Come and join a NEW choir for parents, grandparents & carers – sing while your children play!
  • Fridays 10am to 11.30am @ The Scout Hut, Lostwithiel
  • Singing leader – Nick Hart
  • £3.50 per adult, including tea & coffee – no charge for children
  • Bring babies in pram or sling
  • Toys provided for preschool-aged children
  • All welcome - no auditions & no experience necessary
  • For more info & to register an interest contact Tia – or 07968 501 384
  • Find us on Facebook: Lostwithiel Bring kids and Sing!

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.



Dickensian Night donation: thankyou to the volunteers who staffed the hot cider stall at Dickensian Night which resulted in a donation of £60 to Transition Lostiwthiel. Many thanks to Rupert Warwick and Lee Cornish of the Cornish Cider Festival for the donation of the cider.

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..

Apple Day and launch of the Devon and Cornwall Food Association Food Hub took place at the Community Centre on 11th October 

Tempus Leisure, a government funded charity, are offering over 50s free swimming and other fitness activities … just go along to Dragon Centre and sign up for a BREEZE card and then there are loads of free activities through until December. Email or ring 01208 75715

Plant Swap - we've now ended Plant Swap, and it's been a wonderful thing this year. Thanks to the volunteers and people who support it. See pictures of our donated polytunnel which will be used to bring plants on for next year.

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