This page will be updated as and when further information is available.
The following Cancellations, Postponements and change in opening hours have been announced:
The Country Fryer CLOSED
Posted by Renny Fenton on Lost Voice facebook page 24th March 2020
From tonight [24th March] until further notice Lostwithiel Co-Op will close at 8pm to give them chance to replenish and clean the store.
Posted on lovelostwithiel facebook page on 24th March:
Lostwithiel Community Centre - CLOSED except for Post Office
"The Centre is closed until further notice with the exception of the Post Office Monday 2.30-5.30pm and Thursday 10-1pm"
Lloyds Mobile Bank - SUSPENDED. Also Reduced Hours for Main Branches
Statement from Lloyds Website retrieved 3rd April:-
"We aim to keep as many branches open as we can, subject to the availability of colleagues. In some cases, we therefore may have to temporarily close a branch. To help you understand which branches are affected, we have listed them.
All branches, effective from the 25th March will be open between the hours of 10am and 2pm Monday to Friday.
We have taken the decision not to open branches at weekends.
We will not be operating any of our mobile branch service."
Lostwithiel Library & Play Areas - CLOSED
From Lostwithiel Town Council Website 24 Mar 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.'
Lerryn Area Minibus Association - Services Suspended
Message from LAMA Chairman Richard Halliday:-
"After considerable careful consideration the LAMA committee have decided that all LAMA services will be suspended from 23rd March 2020 until further notice. We will continue to collect prescriptions on Tuesdays and deliver them to Lerryn River Stores.
There are individuals in our organisation who are happy to provide private shopping and delivery services to our service users who wish to take up this offer. We will contact all our regular users to inform them of the situation and offer this service."
All churches in Cornwall - CLOSED
"The bishop of Truro has announced today that all churches in Cornwall are to now close until further notice, this includes for private prayer. Weddings and baptisms will have to be postponed and rearranged for a later date. Funerals are still permitted, although probably not in church buildings, and where they occur in the crematorium numbers should be kept to a minimum. Please seek the advice of your funeral director and/or vicar. The benefice of lostwithiel Parishes therefore deeply regrets that the public will no longer be able to use any of our six churches. Please continue to join me in praying for our communities and our nation."
- National Express Coaches - From 23:59 on Sunday 5 April all services will be temporarily suspended. From National Express Website
- Lostwithiel Station -To reflect national advice against non-essential travel, GWR has reduced services across the network until further notice.
Please only travel if your journey is absolutely necessary.
Approx 50% of scheduled trains are still running. More details available via this page.
Household and Waste Recycling Centres - CLOSED
All 14 Household Waste and Recycling Centres will now be CLOSED until further notice. Collections of waste and recycling continue, so please place your bags and recycling out for your usual collection times.