What’s on? Winter in Cornwall

There’s so much going on in Cornwall over the winter, it’s the perfect time to come and stay especially with the run up to Christmas, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Check out our seasonal offers » Reindeer Experience – Gwel an Mor Portreath 01/12/2012 – 92/12/2012 Meet Santa’s reindeers Lowen and Nadelik in their cosy barn […]

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This entry was posted in Out & about and tagged , , on November 21, 2012

The Beach

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It’s a windy stormy day today! Not many surfers around but the kiters are loving life!

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on November 1, 2012


Happy Halloween!

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Things are getting a little bit spooky down here at Watergate Bay today. Here are some fun and freaky pumpkin facts for you… A pumpkin is really a squash? It is! It’s  a member of the Cucurbita family which includes squash and cucumbers. That pumpkins are grown all over the world? Six of the seven […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , , on October 31, 2012


BSUPA Nationals on film

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Check out all the photos from the recent BSUPA Nationals here »

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, Photos and tagged , , , on October 23, 2012


Surfing Dogs

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There’s nothing better than surfing dogs. Really.

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , on October 17, 2012


The BSUPA Nationals – what a success!

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Last weekend, the SUP world once again descended on Watergate Bay for the BSUPA Nationals. After a hugely successful weekend with standards going through the roof, the winners were announced: Men’s Open Surf Andre Le Geyt Women’s Open Surf Maria Buchanan Jnr Boy’s Surf Aaron Rowe Jnr Girl’s Surf Holly Basset Battle of the Paddle […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Extreme Academy and tagged , , on October 16, 2012


Fishermen’s Hut by Hilary Stock

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Over the last few months we have been featuring pieces by local artist Hilary Stock. Here is her second piece, Fishermen’s Hut. Hilary describes her work, “Cape Cornwall on the far tip of the county feels like the end of the earth, but tucked into the cliffs there, fishermen have made shelters out of driftwood. […]

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on October 15, 2012


Luxury

Just stayed at the Watergate again, and loved it ! so good to go for a surf then have a little hot tub session and watch the surf from the infinity pool! The quick break made us feel really spoilt. just posted some pic’s on my blog www.joelblackman.com

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged on October 12, 2012

Charity bike ride puts South West sustainable venues on the map

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Watergate Bay was one of ten top sustainable venues chosen as pits stops along a gruelling 200km bike ride through Devon and Cornwall this week. Three hospitality champions Mark Linehan, Managing Director, Sustainable Restaurant Association, Mike Mellor, Managing Director, Space Catering and Andy Cook, partners at Ease project management, the company who has be instrumental […]

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The beach

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Missing – The Sea. Last seen this morning. Please kindly return

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This entry was posted in Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , , on October 8, 2012