Family Fun at Roadford Lake Open Day

On Sunday 27 May we were joined by over 800 people at the beautiful Roadford Lake for a whole day of festivities at our annual Open Day. The rain, thunder and lightning on the Saturday night didn’t put people off venturing out and experiencing a variety of activities both on and off the water. After…

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31st May 2018

Upstream Thinking

Most of us don’t think twice about turning on the tap and running a nice glass of cold water on a hot day, or filling up the kettle for a brew after a busy day at work, however that water has been on quite a journey since falling as rain. Only a very small proportion…

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15th May 2018

Love your Lakes Photo Competition 2018

After the huge success of last year’s ‘Love your Lakes’ photo competition South West Lakes Trust and South West Water have decided to hold it again this year. The competition, now in its sixth year, is to encourage people of all ages to make the most of the fantastic photo opportunities at their lakes across…

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11th May 2018

Burrator News 18 – May Monthly Newsletter

Hi Everyone, The sun is shining, the bluebells are stunning and the reservoir is looking spectacular! From May onwards I have decided to write a shorter monthly newsletter instead of one every 3 months, so I can let you know of any additional events happening, and up to date news around the Reservoir. 1 –…

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10th May 2018

Going Batty at Siblyback

On Sunday 15 April South West Lakes Trust and Cornwall Bat Group held their first ever Family Bat Box Building event at Siblyback Lake. A group of around 30 people braved the wind and rain to huddle under a gazebo to try and make 50 bat boxes for the site. Nigel Tomkinson, Senior Countryside Warden…

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24th April 2018