History Brought to Life at Wimbleball’s Living History Day

    On Saturday 11 April over 200 people flocked to Wimbleball Lake to witness history come alive at South West Lakes Trust’s first ever ‘Living History Day’. A range of fun and educational activities were on offer including outdoor archery, an archaeological dig, battle re-enactments, pencil making, bushcraft, stone-age artefact handling, fire-lighting and a…

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11th April 2015

Region’s Award-Winning Charity Appoints New Chief Executive

    The Board of Trustees of Westcountry charity, South West Lakes Trust, which won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise a second time in 2014, has announced the appointment of Andrew Parsons as its new Chief Executive. This follows Evelyn Stacey’s planned retirement on 30 June after fifteen successful years leading the Trust through its…

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9th April 2015

Easter Fun at Siblyback Lake

    With Easter just around the corner thoughts are turning to warmer weather and longer evenings, what to do with the family and where to relax with friends. At Siblyback Lake Country Park we’re welcoming spring with a whole host of activities to get people active and making the most of our beautiful Cornish…

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30th March 2015

Local Rods Win Pallatrax Open Pairs Carp Match at Upper Tamar

    Local rods Scott Bowden and Jamie Rusling won the Pallatrax Open pairs carp match at Upper Tamar from 27-29 March 2015. They scooped £2250 with 7 fish for 68lbs 13oz. Several pairs scrapped it out for second place but eventually Barry and Ben O’Connor from Surrey finished runners up winning £1250 and Matt…

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27th March 2015

Bite Size Have a Go Day at Sterts Theatre

    On Thursday 26 March South West Lakes Trust attended a Bite Size ‘Have a Go’ day at Sterts Theatre which was organised by the Caradon Cooperative Education Trust and Cornwall Learning Education Business Partnership for pupils from Coads Green Primary School, Delaware Community Primary School, Gunnislake Primary School, Pensilva Primary School and Upton…

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26th March 2015