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 broken, with a 30%…

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19th November 2018

Fantastic Café Premises Available on Exmoor National Park

  An exciting opportunity has arisen to operate the onsite café at Wimbleball Lake, situated within Exmoor National Park. Currently named ‘The Duck Café’, the stunning destination benefits from an adjacent car park, campsite, children’s play areas, outdoor activity centre, public footpaths, cycle trails, bridle way and bird-hides. A unique business opportunity has now arisen…

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14th November 2018

Meet Matt Lennox, the Activity Centre Manager for Roadford Lake and Upper Tamar Lake

  Hello everyone, my name is Matt Lennox and I’m the Activity Centre Manager for Roadford Lake near Launceston and Upper Tamar Lake near Bude. I have been involved with the great work South West Lakes Trust do since the age of 16, starting off as a kayaking instructor during the summer months at Tamar.…

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2nd October 2018

Recruitment Open Day for South West Lakes Trust

  On Sunday 21st October (10am – 4pm) come along to South West Lakes Trust’s Recruitment Open Day at Roadford Lake. We are looking for enthusiastic and outgoing instructors to join our growing team! This is your opportunity to deliver exciting educational activities for the 2019 season, based at one of our five Activity Centres: …

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1st October 2018

Stargazing Tips for Beginners

  Here at South West Lakes Trust we believe that families should always be getting out and about and trying all sorts of new adventures. If you and your family are up for trying new things, then why not try stargazing? Stargazing is a simple way of seeing the natural beauty of the world with…

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25th September 2018