Somersault Festival – 23-27 July 2015

Somersault Festival – 23-27 July 2015

Brought to you by the team behind Wilderness, Somersault is a new festival with a vision beyond the music. It’s about stripped back happiness and outdoor bliss.

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This entry was posted in Out & about and tagged , , , on April 17, 2015


Cornwall’s best music festivals 2015

Cornwall’s best music festivals 2015

In the summer, it seems that Cornwall hosts a different festival almost every weekend. There’s something for everyone and all tastes of music, including Boardmasters, Eden Sessions and small up-and-coming events. Which are you going to this year?

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This entry was posted in Events, In the bay, Out & about and tagged , , on April 7, 2015


Five reasons to stay in… May

Five reasons to stay in… May

May ushers in the start of summer in Cornwall, and the events calendar really starts to get packed out. From action-packed sports events at Watergate Bay, to traditional town gatherings, top music acts and literary festivals, it’s all happening.

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This entry was posted in Out & about, What's On and tagged , on March 30, 2015


Five reasons to stay in… April

Five reasons to stay in… April

April is just around the corner and there’s heaps happening at Watergate Bay and around Cornwall as the days get longer and warmer. Here’s our pick of the bunch.

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This entry was posted in Out & about and tagged , on March 3, 2015


Padstow Kitchen Garden

Padstow Kitchen Garden

The Geach family have lived and worked on Trerethern Farm for more than 130 years. So if you’ve ever dreamed of growing your own produce, a day with sixth-generation farmer Ross should put you on the best possible footing for your veggie voyage.

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This entry was posted in Eat, Out & about and tagged , , , on February 23, 2015


Five reasons to stay in… March

Five reasons to stay in… March

Come March, spring has truly sprung in Cornwall. And there’s a whole raft of happenings celebrating the coming of warmer and brighter weather. Here’s our pick.

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This entry was posted in Out & about, What's On and tagged , , on February 10, 2015


50 things to do before you’re 11 & 3/4

50 things to do before you’re 11 & 3/4

The National Trust’s popular campaign ’50 things to do before you’re 11 & 3/4′, designed to get families outside exploring their surrounds, is the perfect spring time activity at Watergate Bay. We’ve picked our favourite five to do at the beach. Only another 45 to go!

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This entry was posted in Out & about, What's On and tagged , , on January 30, 2015


ParkRun UK – Lanhydrock 5km #GetfitWGB

ParkRun UK – Lanhydrock 5km #GetfitWGB

Quickly becoming a weekend institution with runners all over the country, the nearest 5km ParkRun to Watergate Bay is set in the Lanhydrock National Trust estate, near Bodmin.

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Five reasons to stay in… February

Five reasons to stay in… February

It may be the shortest month of the year but don’t let February fool you. There’s lots on at Watergate Bay and Cornwall during the month – here’s our top five pick-of-the-bunch things to enjoy.

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This entry was posted in Out & about, What's On and tagged , , , , , on January 16, 2015


Five reasons to stay in… January

Five reasons to stay in… January

We’ll let you into a little secret. January is one of the best times of the year to visit Watergate Bay and Cornwall. Here’s why…

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This entry was posted in Out & about, What's On and tagged , , , on December 31, 2014