News

Regional Charity Celebrates Champion Volunteers

  Over 70 people, including Trustees, staff, volunteers and Friends of the Trust, attended South West Lakes Trust’s fifteenth annual Volunteers’ Celebration which took place on Saturday (17 October) at Lakeside, Roadford Lake. Each year the region’s largest combined environmental and recreational charity celebrates the invaluable help of volunteers with certificates for special achievements. The…

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17th October 2015

Upstream Thinking: An Exciting New Conservation Project in the Fal Catchment

    Local conservation charities Cornwall Wildlife Trust and South West Lakes Trust have teamed up with South West Water, who have provided funding to deliver an exciting project in the Fal River catchment. The Upstream Thinking project, which is already running successfully in the Drift and Cober areas, looks at working with local farmers…

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7th October 2015

Gooding Makes it Back to Back Wins at the Best of the Best!

    Andrew Gooding has claimed the £2000 first prize after making it back to back wins at the South West Lakes Trust ‘Best of the Best’ Trout fishing competition final at Wimbleball Lake on 4 October. Andrew, from Liverton in Devon, claimed the biggest prize in the Trout fishing calendar by just 5oz from…

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4th October 2015

Get Ready to Sail at Wimbleball Lake

    Ever thought of trying sailing but not had the opportunity or confidence to give it go? Have you taken part in the sport before but would like to give it another try? Well if you’re aged between 11 and 25 this could be your chance to get out on the water and give…

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2nd October 2015

Over 35 sailors take to the water for Peter Bartlett Cup

    On 27 September the annual Peter Bartlett Youth Regatta took place at Roadford Lake with over 35 sailors taking to the water and competing in 2 fleets – beginner and advanced. Each year the event aims to introduce new sailors to racing and support and encourage those looking to improve their skills. Peter…

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27th September 2015