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‘Love Your Lakes’ Photo and Video Competition 2015

    After the huge success of last year’s ‘Love your Lakes’ photo and video competition South West Lakes Trust and South West Water have decided to hold it again this year. The competition, now in its third year, is to encourage people of all ages to make the most of the fantastic photo and…

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Cornwall Record 46lb 12oz Carp Caught at Boscathnoe

    On 15 January Ed Teakle caught a 46lb 12oz Carp at Boscathnoe near Penzance. Ed said, “I fished at 50yards range into deep silt over a heavily baited spot of Buddha baits UK Shellfish Zen and Urban baits Nutcracker boilies along with corn. Successful rig was a multi rig incorporating a Deception Angling…

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Prehistoric ceremonial complex discovered in Dartmoor reservoir – Thu 12 Nov 2009

A hitherto unrecorded prehistoric complex has recently been revealed in the mud at the bottom of Tottiford reservoir, near Hennock, on Dartmoor. The complex consisting of stone rows, burial cairns and a stone circle had been hidden by the waters of the reservoir, the first to be built on Dartmoor (1861). They have been revealed…

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Bat evening at Porth Reservoir

On Thursday 23rd August, come and enjoy a great bat evening at Porth Reservoir. Why not try your hand at a spot of bat detecting and identify the species that use the site? Hosted by South West Lakes Trust and Cornwall Bat Group, the event promises to be an exciting one for bat lovers. Porth…

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‘Spooktacular’ evening at Burrator

6pm – 8.30pm Come and join us for our annual ‘Spooktacular’ evening at Burrator!  Traditional Halloween activities plus night walk, pumpkin carving and spooky stories. Costumes encouraged, but not compulsory. £3 per person. Please book your place in advance. For more information or to book your place please call 01822 855700, e-mail heritage@swlakestrust.org.uk or pop into Burrator Discovery Centre.

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