News

Love Your Lakes Photo Competition 2019

Following the resounding success of last year’s ‘Love your Lakes’ photo competition, South West Lakes Trust and South West Water have decided to launch it again this year. Now in its seventh year, the competition encourages people of all ages to engage with the natural environment and make the most of the fantastic photo opportunities…

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13th May 2019

Foraging event – learn how to dine out in style at Siblyback!

Feeling peckish? Join Jacky the Wilderness Woman at Siblyback Lake on Sunday 26 May – she has a great recipe for slug, but if you are feeling slightly less adventurous, you can also learn about all kinds of wild foods and ways to forage around the lake. This is a great opportunity to find out…

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8th May 2019

Teaming up with South West Water for Invasive Species Week 2019

Invasive species Week 2019, beginning on Monday 13th May, is a joint initiative led by the GB Non-Native Species Secretariat. Working in partnership with South West Water, we will be delivering a series of events and activities at various lakes to raise awareness of the impacts of invasive species and how visitors to the lakes…

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3rd May 2019

Fantastic Opportunities for Mobile Catering at Dartmoor Lakes

Two separate and exciting opportunities to operate mobile catering concessions under Licence at Fernworthy and Trenchford reservoirs are open for Tender by South West Lakes Trust. Situated within the stunning Dartmoor National Park, which attracts over 2.4 million visits each year, these locations will offer an independent operator the chance to provide light refreshments and…

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9th April 2019

5 ways to get involved with nature

Put a spring in your step and lift your spirits by engaging with the natural environment. Try a spot of birdwatching; take a walk whilst admiring the view across the water; gaze up at the night sky; spot wildlife, and volunteer with us in the great outdoors. Take a walk Explore a scattering of nature…

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9th April 2019