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Burrator News 21 – August Monthly Newsletter

1.Summer Holiday Fun Well the school holidays are finally here and we have 4 exciting Family Activity Days planned for August, giving you the chance to try out some themed trails, woodwork, art creations, and of course some outdoor cooking, plus much more. See the diary section below for dates, timings and costs. 2. A…

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Burrator News 19 – June Monthly Newsletter

Summer is definitely here and the foxgloves look fantastic! I hope you enjoy reading about some of our highlights from May, information about our evening talks, especially our next one about willow on Tuesday 19 June, and of course our family fun day and fundraiser on Sunday 1 July.  You can find the complete events and…

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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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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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Burrator Newsletter 17

Hi Everyone, 1.Restoration of Wembley Walk When Burrator Reservoir was completed in 1898, it cut the old road leading to Sheepstor in two, leaving an abandoned section of road between Burrator Lodge and the water`s edge. When the reservoir was being enlarged in the 1920`s, George Shillibeer, the resident reservoir caretaker amassed a collection of…

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