South West Fishing for Life




Group number 9 was launched on the 6th September- The North Devon, group  met at Blakewell fishery nr Barnstaple. EX3 4ET from 2pm -4pm please contact Gillian if you wish to come andjoin the group, 1st Wednesday of the month.. 01398 371244


Mrs Brown Boys TV programme showed a copy of our cook book. 

Mrs Brown uses the SWFFL cookery book, we have still got copies for sale


6th August Family Fun day at Wimbleball- this is our annual fund raiser, do come along and support. Craft stalls and games for the children.

The Cornwall group is not meeting at the moment as the Lead coach is poorly. We wish him a very speedy recovery.

Hawkridge group held a coffee morning on the 13th April and raised £370 for their group. Well done that was fantastic!


AGM of SWFFL will be at Holworthy farm on the 5th November 2017 at 10am.

We are always looking for Level 2 coaches to help with the growing groups and volunteers to make cups of tea and chat with people. If you would like to get involved please contact  Patrick Chairman ,  Sally fishing co-ordinator  or Gillian -secretary   Thank you..









Kennick Lake

Kennick Reservoir, which is locally famous for its stunning display of rhododendrons along the banks in late spring, is surrounded by farmland and forest. These beautiful waters on the edge of Dartmoor are a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life


 Kennick Lake 

Kennick Reservoir, which is locally famous for its stunning display of rhododendron



Bosom Pals Taster day at Tavistock Fishery

Bosom Pals Taster day at Tavistock Fishery


The Kennick group started in 2009. This group meets at the fishing lodge on the 2nd Sunday of the month starting with fly tying for an hour before fishing 10am - 1pm ending with refreshment during the season. Winter months they now meet for fly tying and fishing at a fishery. Please contact Mike or Gillian for details.


Kennick Lake nr. Bovey Tracey, Devon. EX6 7NZ. Map ref; LR191


  • Lead Coach  Mike Kent  07729379145
  •  Assisted by Jimmy Barnes
  • Secretary Gillian- 01398


Contact 01398 371244