Wakeboarding at BasVegas fishing lake.
Update 10 May 2011:
Official Site: festwake.co.uk
Update 20 Dec 2011:
WATERSPORTS fans will be able to wakeboard and swim outdoors after plans to transform a Basildon lake were approved.
Sports firm JVP Leisure has been given the green light to turn Aquatels lake behind Festival Leisure Park, off Cranes Farm Road, in Basildon, into a haven for thrillseekers.
THRILLSEEKERS could soon enjoy adrenalin fueled fun on a lake as a firm bids to bring wakeboarding to Basildon.
JVP Leisure has bought the lake behind Festival Leisure Park, off Cranes Farm Road, Basildon, and could now create a wakeboarding facility.
Several local fishermen, who are opposed to the plans, have set up a Facebook page called “Save Aquatels Fishery”.
- May 10, 2012 -- Festival Wakeboard Park opens
Visitors watched wakeboarders perform flips and spins at the Festival Wakeboard Park at the former Aquatels lake behind Basildon’s Festival Leisure Park. The park’s action-packed grand opening took place on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Crowds watche...
- January 28, 2012 -- ‘Bouncers attack left me with broken foot’
A NIGHTCLUB is investigating claims from a punter who said he was attacked by bouncers and left with a broken foot, nose and two black eyes. Darrell Clark, 30, says he will never return to the Liquid and Envy, on Basildon’s Festival Leisure Park, whe...
- December 14, 2011 -- Liquid & Envy avoid axe
TWO nightclubs threatened with closure in Basildon are to stay open – saving 100 jobs. The future of Liquid & Envy at Festival Leisure Park has been secured, after the £45million sale of its parent company to a consortium of industry experts. ...