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Epiphany Carols at St Veep

7th January 2024

Please join us for our community celebration of the new year. Everyone is welcome

Road traffis disruption

16th January 2024

As of Monday 15th, it's not possible to drive directly tp Lostwithiel after crossing the bridge from Lerryn because the passage of the heavy sewage tankers has dislodged the necessary road repairs that were in progress there... Read more

Whitecross & District Gardening Club Talk

18th January 2024

With the promise of Spring just round the corner we wish you all a very Happy New Year as we go into 2024. Our next talk is on Thursday 18th January at 7... Read more

Lerryn Film Club - screening of the Banshees of inisherin

25th January 2024

Join us for our next film. Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland, THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN follows lifelong friends Pádraic and Colm, who find themselves at an impasse when Colm unexpectedly puts an end to their friendship... Read more

St Veep Parish Council Grass Tender

27th January 2024

ST VEEP PARISH COUNCIL TENDER NOTICE. The above Parish Council is seeking applications from suitably qualified persons, to tender for the maintenance of the public footpaths and community land within the Parish of St Veep... Read more

Some wonderful school trips this week

28th January 2024

Class 2’s coastal adventure on Friday was amazing! They admired the beautiful views from the coast path and had so much with fun friends on the way... Read more

Learn about lavender

31st January 2024

All are welcome to come and hear Lerryn WI's guest speaker Tina Bessell, who owns the Cornish Lavender Farm in Perrancoombe. Tina will talk about the uses of lavender and how to grow it... Read more

Auction of Promises Evening - Could you offer a promise?

2nd February 2024

The Lerryn School Association are excited to announce our Auction of Promises evening on the 20th April 2024 from 7pm at Lerryn Memorial Hall. £5 entry - This will pay for your Paddle, a welcome drink and free nibbles throughout the evening... Read more

The Cornish Lavender Farm - a talk by Tina Bessell

7th February 2024

The thought of the smell of lavender makes me yearn for the summer! Everyone's welcome to come along to Lerryn WI's February meeting for that scent of summer!


9th February 2024

The popular jazz trio will be playing a tribute to Nat King Cole, with Denny Ilett on guitar, in Lerryn Hall on the evening of 9 February. Doors and bar open at 7... Read more

Italian Quiz Night

10th February 2024

*Tickets Now On SALE* Come and Join the LSA for another fun filled Quiz Night! Saturday 10th Feb from 7pm Tickets cost £15 per person, your ticket includes - βœ… A choice of Main... Read more

Get seedy for Spring!

10th February 2024

The event to be held in Lostwithiel Community Centre from 11.00am on Saturday 10 February is both practical and generous. It enables people to share resources, to swap them or even just to help themselves if they need to - and also to look forward to Spring while surrounded by the essential beginnings: plants, seeds and a source of advice... Read more

Whitecross and District Gardening Club - AGM and Talk

15th February 2024

The next meeting on Thursday 15th February starts with our AGM and begins at 7.00pm The AGM will be followed at 7.30 by our talk which will be given by Caroline Stone on Double Primroses... Read more


19th February 2024

KS2 Victorious at half termly sports festival.

21st February 2024

Before Half Term Our Schools Trust held half termly sports festival. First up, our KS1 children joined forces with their friends at St winnow school... Read more

Amazon Wishlist

21st February 2024

Our school is a wonderful place to learn but we have some items that we think would make it an extra special place to be and that we think would make some areas of our school even better! We have included items, on our Amazon Wishlist, to continue the development of our garden and lookout area... Read more

Would you be interested in using a shuttlebus to Lerryn School?

21st February 2024

We are exploring the option of running a shuttle service to get to our lovely school. We are exploring the idea of running a morning shuttle bus from certain areas in the vacinity of the school... Read more

Lerryn Film Club - screening of The Phantom Of The Open

22nd February 2024

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPEN tells the heartwarming true story of Maurice Flitcroft (Mark Rylance), a dreamer and unrelenting optimist. This humble crane operator from Barrow-in-Furness managed to gain entry to The British Open Golf Championship qualifying in 1976, despite never playing a round of golf before... Read more

Lerryn Players Annual General Meeting

24th February 2024

Please join us for coffee & cake at the Players Annual General Meeting Our Christmas production - Pol, Dark & 'Ansum was great fun and our audiences certainly had a fantastic time... Read more

Lerryn Gardens Safari

27th February 2024

Waste management changes - have your say

28th February 2024

CHANGES TO WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS From 10.00 - 14.00 on Wednesday 28 February, representatives of the local waste management scheme will be in the Memorial Hall to present the planned changes and to answer our questions... Read more

AGM - Lerryn & District Produce Association

4th March 2024

We will be holding our AGM and post AGM of the Lerryn & District Produce Association on Monday 4 March in the Committee Room of the Memorial Hall, 4 March at 1930... Read more

AGM - Lerryn & District Produce Association

4th March 2024

We will be holding our AGM and post AGM on Monday 4 March 2024, 1930 in the Committee Room of the Memorial Hall. All welcome.

Auction of Promises Evening

8th March 2024

Join us on the 20th of April from 7pm where you will have the opportunity to bid for a vast range of services, goods, experiences and holidays offered so generously by local people, organisations and businesses... Read more

Quiz Night in aid of the Film Club

9th March 2024

This year, our quiz be a general knowledge quiz.

3days until our online Auction of Promises catalogue!

12th March 2024

3 more days till our Auction of Promises evening Catalogue is available for viewing πŸ™‚ Today have a little lookie at some Cornish breaks we have available ❀️ Do you have relatives looking to stay in the area? Love Cornwall? Or looking for a staycation? Then your going to love these... Read more

Our Auction of Promises Catalogue Goes Live Tomorrow 15th March

14th March 2024

Our Auction of Promises evening Catalogue will be released Tomorrow 15th of March πŸ™‚. So far we have 39 exciting lots to look through, with more coming in ❀️ A HUGE thank you to everyone who has donated a promise to us x Today let us share with you our promise to the auction on the 20th of April... Read more

Famous folk duo in Lerryn Memorial Hall

15th March 2024

This should be a lovely evening,: well-known folk songs presented by beautiful voices, but also music written by the couple themselves. Doors open 19... Read more

Our Auction of Promises Catalogue is now LIVE

15th March 2024

Our Auction Catalogue is now LIVE You Can Access our PDF by following the link below. Thank you so much to everyone who has donated a promise it means the world X Don't forget to book your table for the 20th of April by calling Katrine on 01208368334 or email trinemusgrave@gmail... Read more


20th March 2024

Easter experience at St Bartholomew's Church

20th March 2024

What a wonderful time we all had today at the Easter Experience last week. Thank you to all at St Bartholomew's Church Lostwithiel.


21st March 2024

Whitecross & District Gardening Club Talk

21st March 2024

Thank you very much to all of you who managed to make it to our AGM in February on a rather chilly, wet night. We hope you enjoyed the talk given by Caroline Stone and I know that some of you bought little, double primrose treasures to plant in your own gardens... Read more

Grand Appeal Bristol Children's Hospital Breakfast

23rd March 2024

One of our parents is raising money for The Bristol Royal Children's Hospital, and will be hosting a Breakfast in The Ship Inn- Lerryn on the 23rd of March So do please come on down and support x "5 years ago today this was Eilidh after her 4th operation at Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, this was just an endoscopy and scar revision but still, even these procedures need to be done in Bristol as the closest hospital for children’s surgery... Read more

Grand Appeal Bristol Children's Hospital - Bingo Night

23rd March 2024

One of our wonderful parents is currently raising money for the Grand Appeal and is hosting Not only a lovely breakfast at the Ship Inn in the morning but is then holding a BINGO NIGHT at Lerryn Memorial Hall from 6pm Come along have some fun and raise money for such a good cause at the same time x "I have been asked who the Grand Appeal and Cots for Tots are and what they do so here is a small snippet of the amazing work that the charity do… Support the hospital through: •Family accommodation: we run three accommodation houses that provide a safe and supportive place for families to stay while their child is in hospital... Read more

Auction of Promises evening - You can now book your tickets with us!

26th March 2024

We have our full list of 'Lots', we have 2 wonderful locals as our auctioneers, we have Earthbound Farm providing the nibbles and The LSA will be running the bar, and all operations for a smooth and exciting night of community and "Going going GONE!!! Now we just need you!!! Tickets are £5 each, this includes entry, your paddle, a welcome drink and free nibbles served to your table throughout the evening... Read more

Borrowing the LAMA Minibus for Funerals

27th March 2024

As a condition of our operator's licence, the LAMA minibus is not available for "private hire" unless it is for a purpose that is of benefit to the community... Read more

Lerryn Film Club - screening of Living

28th March 2024

LIVING is the story of an ordinary man, reduced by years of oppressive office routine to a shadow existence, who at the eleventh hour makes a supreme effort to turn his dull life into something wonderful... Read more

An invite to our Spring Show.

28th March 2024

We would love to invite our lovely community to come and have a look round our Spring Show on the 28th of March. We will be open at 11am and the children will be presented with their rosettes at 11... Read more

Auction of Promises Catalogue LINK

6th April 2024

Our Auction Catalogue is ready for viewing for our Auction of Promises evening. To view simply follow the link below. Auction of Promises Catalogue.pdf - Google Drive Thank you to all who have donated such wonderful promises, we are so excited for the auction... Read more

St Veep Holy Communion

7th April 2024

Holy Communion at St Veep Church, 9.30am

Join us This Saturday for our Auction Evening.

15th April 2024

The countdown is on.This Saturday we will be hosting our Auction of Promises evening in Lerryn Memorial Hall from 7pm in aid of raising money for our small but mighty Lerryn Primary School and Nursery!!We have collected a wonderful array of Lots so generously donated and promised by villagers, local businesses, and groups in Cornwall... Read more

St Veep Annual Parochial Church Meeting

15th April 2024

The Annual Parochial Church Meeting to elect Churchwardens will be held in St Veep Church on Monday, 15th April at 7pm. This will be followed by the election of members of the Parochial Church Council... Read more


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18th April 2024

Whitecross & District Gardening Club Talk

18th April 2024

Our next talk is on Thursday 18th April at 7.30 pm and will be given by Louise Danks on the subject of the National Dahlia Collection. (Due to illness, this talk was rescheduled from November)... Read more

Last Minute Promise added for our Auction of Promises Evening

18th April 2024

A Last minute promise but a fantastic one to add to our collection of Lots for Saturday. Fowey Harbour have provided us with a "Tug crew experience for up to 2 people"... Read more

Auction of Promises Evening

20th April 2024

Our next event this year is our "Auction of Promises" evening20th April from 7pm at the Lerryn Memorial Hall.πŸ”΅What is a Promise?We have collected a fantastic range of services, goods and experiences generously offered by individuals, local businesses and organisations... Read more

Lostwithiel Bowling Club Taster sessions

20th April 2024

Fancy trying out a new sport? Why don't give bowls a chance? Come and find out all about it during our taster sessions this coming week-end. Did we mention that the Lostwithiel Bowling Club is located in an idyllic setting... Read more

St Veep Family Service

21st April 2024

Family service at St Veep Church, 11.00am followed by coffee and biscuits. Everyone welcome.

Auction Night Success

22nd April 2024

What a wonderful evening we on Saturday night! Thank you so much to all who joined us, there was a wonderful atmosphere in the room, and John and Dez were fantastic as our auctioneers... Read more

Lerryn Film Club - AGM and Film

25th April 2024

Existing and prospective members of our Film Club are invited to join us for our AGM at 7.00pm and/or for the screening of Hit the Road at 7.45pm. The film follows a family of four -- two middle-aged parents and their sons, one a taciturn adult, the other an ebullient six-year-old -- as they drive across the Iranian countryside... Read more

hKippers come to Lerryn Hall!

3rd May 2024

Well known for their playing in local festivals and folk concerts - not to mention highly successful appearances at Ronnie Scott's - hKippers are appreciated not just for the musical range and high quality they bring to their performances but also for the lightness of touch that often introduces elements of comedy... Read more

Craft Fair

4th May 2024

Lerryn Craft Fayre, Lerryn Memorial Hall, 4th May 10am-3pm

Lerryn Garden Safari Maps on sale NOW!

14th May 2024

Garden Safari June 9th 11:00 - 5:00pm We are so thrilled Plants For A Future Community Woodland agreed to open their garden for our event πŸ™‚ "Plants For A Future was founded in 1989 on 28 acres of what was initially one huge windswept field of barley stubble... Read more

Lerryn Film Club - screening of Tar

23rd May 2024

Come and join us for our last film of the 23-24 season "TÁR" From writer-producer-director Todd Field comes TÁR, starring Cate Blanchett as Lydia Tár, the ground-breaking conductor of a major German Orchestra... Read more

Lerryn Hall AGM

24th May 2024

It's not a long meeting. Come and make sure your group, and your interests, are represented.

Plant and Cake Sale

25th May 2024

The Lerryn & District Produce Association is delighted to announce that its annual plant and cake sale will be held on Saturday 25th May 2024 on the Village Green from 10... Read more

The Red Store Lerryn May Food & Craft Fair

25th May 2024

The Red Store Lerryn May Food & Craft Fair will take place over the weekend of the 25th & 26th May from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm on each day. Local food and produce will be available on the Saturday and quality crafts and gifts by local artists and talented entrepreneurs will be available on the Sunday.

Important Change to one of our Gardens! Garden Safari June 9th 11am - 5pm

25th May 2024

Important Update on one of our gardens!Plants for a Future can only tour a maximum of 20people. So if this is a garden your quite keen to attend please arrive for 2... Read more

Lerryn School Nursery

25th May 2024

Lerryn Primary School and Nursery have been working hard adding and improving our nursery spaces and are happy and confident that our spaces are the perfect setting to introduce 2yr olds into our lovely nursery family Like I'm sure it is with all schools though we need to have some interest before moving forward... Read more

Shuttle Bus Opportunity

25th May 2024

We understand that Lerryn school is somewhat tucked away in its village location. And for perspective parents transport might be a factor. So the LSA the school and the trust have been exploring different ideas of how we can open our arms out to the surrounding communities... Read more

Lerryn Produce Show Schedule and Entry Forms

29th May 2024

Thank you to everyone who attended our 'Plant and Cake Sale'. We were blessed with some lovely weather before the down pour in the afternoon, and it was lovely to see so many friends of the produce show enjoying our stalls and each others company... Read more

Lerryn Open Garden Safari THIS SUNDAY 9th June from 11am to 5pm

4th June 2024

Enjoy a day of peace and tranquillity in our 10 Lovely Gardens this Sunday. We have a fantastic list of 10 wonderful local residents who have kindly offered to open their gardens to the public for one day only in order to raise money for Lerryn Primary School and Nursery... Read more

Art Exhibition

8th June 2024

Lerryn Art Group are holding their annual exhibition and sale of work in the Memorial Hall on the 8th and 9th June 10-5pm. Free entry and refreshments will be on sale... Read more

Lerryn School Association Garden Safari Event.

9th June 2024

LAST OPPORTUNITY TO RESERVE YOUR MAP for £10 - 9.30 AM JUNE 9TH - EMAIL with your name and how many maps you need. Maps will be sold for £12 on the Green from 10... Read more

Last opportunity to reserve your Garden Safari Map for Β£10 (admit 2 adults) Children are Free!

9th June 2024

The Sun is shining and its looking like its going to be a wonderful day today. A reminder that Maps will be sold today at £12 (Admits 2 adults) Children go Free You can reserve your Map and collect on the Green for £10 by emailing allyceayling@hotmail... Read more

The Murder of Truth - A boating murder mystery!

22nd June 2024

A gripping murder mystery presented by Lerryn Players in Conjunction with the Lerryn River Yacht Squadron. This forms part of this year's Solstice Event in the village, on the river, at the green by the bridge in Lostwithiel and back in Lerryn on the green and in the pub! Join us either on the river or be a land lubber and drive to Lostwithiel for that part too... Read more


23rd June 2024

What better treat on a summer afternoon? Come and enjoy a jam-first treat with friends while helping with some necessary fundraising!


3rd July 2024

Lerryn WI welcomes back ex-resident Marie Farey to entertain us - as only she can! - with her tales of "stitchery". Members' meeting on Wednesday 3rd July is as usual, starting at 7... Read more

Village Green Hog Roast

6th July 2024

It's all happening on Lerryn Village Green on the 6th July: Bar open from 15.00 Live music 16.00-22.30 Hog roast served from 19.00

St Veep Church Feast Day

7th July 2024

Come and join our friendly congregation on Sunday 7th July at 6.30pm for our Song of Praise service.

Boconnoc Music Awards 2024

11th July 2024

This year’s winners from the Royal College of Music are the Vox QuartetThe quartet will perform in Boconnoc Church in aid of the Friends of Boconnoc Church on Thursday July 11th at 7pmThe programme will include works by Haydn and Dvorak Tickets (including refreshments) will be on sale at the door for £10... Read more

LAMA Special Trip to Totnes

19th July 2024

Registered passengers and LAMA members are invited to join us on this shopping trip to Totnes. Totnes is a market town at the head of the estuary of the River Dart within the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty... Read more

Lerryn Film Club Coffee Morning

20th July 2024

Come and join us for our Coffee Morning on Saturday 20th July. A great opportunoity to find out about our 24-25 season, to renew your membership or indeed to join our club.