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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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‘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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Wimbleball Celebrates Bronze at this Year’s Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards

South West Lakes Trust are delighted to announce that Wimbleball Lake has received a Bronze award in the ‘Active and Sporting Experience Award’ category at this year’s Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards which took place at the Apex Hotel in Bath on Thursday 15 November. This year’s awards, sponsored by Bristol Airport, saw records…

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