Our lakes will be staying open for you to come and exercise. Local has been defined as staying within your village, town or the part of a city where you live. Please don't travel to a lake if it is not local to where you live. Read more
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We believe engaging with the natural environment enables people to grow. Our purpose is to protect special places for people and wildlife.
Our mission is more people having great experiences. Read more
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We know how important play is for children (and adults), especially when we are all at home. Here are some suggestions for activities that provide a bit of fun, time well-spent together, and ideas to get moving about in your garden.
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NCS is a once in a life-time, nationwide, government funded experience for young people between the ages of 16 and 17 to enjoy during their summer holidays that takes place over either 3 or 4 exciting weeks. Working in small teams, participants from Cornwall, Torbay and the surrounding areas enjoyed two days of fun on the water at Roadford Lake in Devon. Read more
The creation of a new ‘water-wise garden’ has commenced at Roadford Lake as part of South West Water’s campaign to highlight how customers can save money through water efficiency. Read more
Following the Government’s announcement regarding stricter lockdown measures in England, we will continue to keep the lakes open throughout November for visitors to enjoy within their household, support or one other person from another household. Read more