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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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10 things you may not know about South West Lakes Trust

Everyone has that one special lake which is their favourite – a place where you regularly walk the dog or take the kids to let off some steam in the play area, a place to enjoy a spot of fishing or your favourite watersport or simply a place where you can indulge in a slice…

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The Great Somerset Walk 2018

On Sunday 25 March join St. Margaret’s Hospice Care for the annual Great Somerset Walk – a 13k walk around the spectacular Wimbleball Lake. The walk will commence at 11.00am and will take approximately 3-4 hours to complete. Registration will be open from 9.00am at the Duck Café area. The café will be open from 9.00am where you can buy bacon…

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