Holworthy Farmhouse Accommodation, Exmoor - Somerset

Gillian has been offering accommodation in our farmhouse for over 40 years. The farm is a 200-acre livestock farm on the banks of Wimbleball Lake, which was created in 1997 situated in the heart of Exmoor, Somerset. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout and has natural brown trout. There is a foot path down to the lake, so Cowmoor is easy to fish.

Rose Lodge, Chew Stoke - Somerset

Rose Lodge is perfectly situated in the Chew Valley making it the ideal place to stay if you are keen fisherman. The lodge is just a 5min walk from Woodford Lodge which over looks the stunning Chew Valley Lake. The area is beautiful for exploring – perfect for the odd bike ride, walking or further afield by car the village of Chew Magna which has some charming amenities. Bristol is just a 40 min drive from Chew Valley with a shopping mall, restaurants, river trips and tours around the city. 

Love Your Lakes Photography and Video Competition 2023 - South West Lakes

Submitted by admin on October 5, 2023 - 7:44pm

Last chance to enter your photos and videos in South West Lakes Love Your Lakes Photography and Video Competition.  

The deadline for entries is Tuesday 31 October 2023. The winning images will be part of an exhibition at Roadford Lake, your photo could win a prize of up to £250 cash and might also feature in the 2024 South West Lakes calendar! 

There are four categories to choose from - Wonderful Wildlife, Stunning Scenery, Awesome Adventures and It's Your Outdoors (video entries). 

How to Enter

New Forest Living, New Forest - Hampshire

Monday to Friday 9am - 9pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 8pm
Bank Holidays 10am - 6pm

At New Forest Living we love helping our customers experience the magic of the New Forest and Hampshire. We know how important it is to find the right holiday cottage, which is why we ensure that all of our cottages reflect a quality we would choose for ourselves.

The Seymour Arms, Blagdon - Bristol

The Seymour Arms is located in Blagdon just 6 miles from Bristol Airport. Set in a half-timbered building in the Mendip Hills, this casual pub with rooms is less than a mile from Blagdon Lake, 8 miles from the caves at Cheddar Gorge. The 5 warm rooms feature hardwood floors and en suite bathrooms. They have Wi-Fi, flat-screens, and tea and coffeemakers. Whether you are wanting to explore the surrounding area or go fishing at the famous Blagdon Lake the pub is the perfect place to stay.

Staying at The Seymour Arms

Charity Fishing Match at Emerald Pool Saturday 14th October 2023

Submitted by Mandi on September 11, 2023 - 10:16am

Calling all Fishermen & Women - Emerald Pool Fishery in Somerset will be hosting a Charity Fishing Match on Saturday 14th October in memory of Luke Organ to raise money for SADS charity. Everyone welcome - just £20 per person with 100% proceeds going to the charity. To secure your place please email [email protected] or call 07794597678. To manage expectations on the day all placement fees need to be paid by Sept 30th with no refunds available.

Butterwell Farm near Bodmin - Cornwall

Butterwell Farm is situated on a 1-mile private stretch of the River Camel in North Cornwall, a premier destination for salmon and sea trout fishing. Butterwell offers anglers a good chance of catching sea trout in excess of 5lb on night fly and large autumn salmon all the way to the season close on 15 December. The fishing comprises of approximately half a mile of double bank water plus half a mile of single bank water with 18 holding pools, and we have a maximum of 4 rods.

Sunridge Retreats, Yealmpton, Devon

Welcome to Sunridge Retreats, Devon! Nestled in 4 acres of verdant countryside, discover luxury accommodations, each boasting hot tubs. Experience the allure of the DOME, the charm of the CUBES, and more. Our pride? A private fishing lake rich with vibrant carp for angling enthusiasts. (EcoPod and CUBE guests: lake access requires prior arrangement.)