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Looking across the 12th century bridge
Lostwithiel from above
The Lostwithiel area is perfect for cycling
The annual street party in July
Lostwithiel is well connected by rail
Carnival Parade procession
There are a number of excellent cafes in Lostwithiel
The 12th century bridge, crossing the river Fowey
The river Fowey
Pram Race during Carnival week in Lostwithiel
St Bartholomew`s church
Cornish wrestling in the playing field
This lease stone dates from 1652
Rainbow over Lostwithiel
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Featured events

Antique & Collectors Market
Friday 3rd October

Town Heritage Walks
Thursday 9th October

CASP Local Produce Market
Friday 10th October

Gilbert and Sullivan production of The Gondoliers
Friday 10th October

Scratch Messiah
Saturday 11th October

Antiques Fair
Sunday 12th October

The Lunchbox (PG)
Monday 13th October

Auction: antique & modern furniture & effects
Wednesday 15th October

Chalk Paint Furniture Workshops
Saturday 18th October

Company B
Saturday 18th October

Welcome to Lostwithiel

This ancient stannary town dates back to the 12th century, yet it's one of the most vibrant and lively communities in Cornwall. Whether you’re here for the day or down on holiday, Lostwithiel is the ideal base to explore breathtaking countryside and discover the unspoilt beaches of south east Cornwall. There's plenty of accommodation from hotels and pubs to cosy b&bs and self catering cottages.

Antiques shops and regular fairs have made Lostwithiel the antiques capital of Cornwall while the wide range of independent shops provide everything from grocery and conveniece goods to deli foods and gifts. There are excellent restaurants and pubs plus an award winning farmers market. It's not just the shops which draw the crowds: Lostwithiel's calendar is full of highlights such as LostFest, Carrnival week and the Cornish Cider Festival as well as regular markets, vintage fairs and auctions.

Find us on the A390 and take advantage of the ample free parking or take a train to our mainline railway station located in the centre of town.  Look forward to seeing you!