News

Esme’s Autism Journey Reaches Roadford

    Mother and Daughter, Chrissy and Esme Mathew from Nuneaton, have recently embarked on a 500 mile cycling journey between Lands End and Bolton to raise funds for therapy for Esme. Esme is a happy little 3 year old who loves to be outside, jump, gallop, and wrestle. She gives the best bear hugs…

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24th July 2015

Successful Jungle Book Performance at Wimbleball

    South West Lakes Trust were delighted to welcome Chapterhouse Theatre Company back to Wimbleball Lake on 23 July for a stunning outdoor performance of Rudyard Kipling’s classic ‘The Jungle Book’. Over 100 children, parents, grandparents and theatre fans attended the performance which sparkled with fantastic costumes, puppets, singing and dancing. There was even…

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23rd July 2015

Birthday Celebrations at Burrator

    On Sunday 19 July South West Lakes Trust hosted a celebration event to recognise the Discovery Centre’s first birthday. Over 150 people joined in the afternoon of activities at Burrator Reservoir, including first time visitors and families from South West Lakes Trust’s monthly ‘Wildlife Watch’ sessions. Families enjoyed toasting marshmallows over the fire,…

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19th July 2015

200 People Attend Burrator’s First Ever American Old Time Music Gathering

    American Old Time music gatherings are commonplace in the Appalachian regions (West Virginia and North Carolina) of the USA. They are an opportunity for musicians from all over the regions to meet, exchange knowledge of music, song and dance and pass the music on to younger generations. Wouldn’t it be fantastic to bring…

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10th July 2015

Visitors Flock to Roadford for 10th Birthday Celebrations

    Leading local charity South West Lakes Trust was joined by hundreds of people at Roadford Lake on Sunday (5 July), for a whole day of festivities, celebrating 10 years of the Lakeside Function Suite and Visitor Centre. Launceston Mayor and Moyoress, Councillor Brian Hogan and Anita White joined local Parish Councillors, South West…

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5th July 2015