Earth Hour at Watergate Bay

We will be taking part in Earth Hour 2012 : Saturday 31st March : 8:30pm

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This entry was posted in Events and tagged , , on March 29, 2012

Does the Olympic Torch come near you?

The street by street map of the Olympic torch route has been released today and we’re very excited that it will be passing through the nearby town of Newquay. Check out if it passes you! Visit the website here »

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This entry was posted in Events and tagged , on March 19, 2012

Boardmasters 2012 line up

Boardmasters 2012 Line Up Announced! Ed Sheeran to headline – what are your thoughts?

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This entry was posted in Events and tagged , on March 7, 2012

St Piran’s Day

St Piran is one of the patron saints of Cornwall and the patron saint of tinminers. Originally a holiday for tin miners, St Piran’s Day is now celebrated all over Cornwall with parades, performances and processions. There have been many petitions to make St Piran’s Day a bank holiday in Cornwall, but so far, they […]

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This entry was posted in Events, Flotsam & Jetsam and tagged , on February 20, 2012

Cornish pasty making competition

To celebrate St Piran’s Day on March 5th, the Eden Project are hosting the World Pasty Championships! There are four categories to enter in, Cornish pasty professional, Cornish pasty amateur, open pasty professional and open pasty amateur. The pasties will be judged at Eden on March 3rd and must be baked no sooner than March […]

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Happiness Unbridled

You may remember the filming of this on the beach last October. Now the televised German drama is available to watch, but only until Sunday so get in there quick! Click the image to play » PS, the Bay is featured at 46.15, 72.30 and 81.30 minutes in if you fancy skipping through!

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , on January 20, 2012

BBC Stargazing LIVE at Eden

This is certainly one not to be missed! This free event features telescopes and astronomy talks and is part of the BBC’s Live stargazing event. You don’t need to buy entry into Eden on the day (although it’s well worth a visit!) – just turn up at 6pm on Tuesday 17th January to take part. […]

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , on January 11, 2012

Origin Tasting Sessions

Free coffee! Our friends at Origin are holding a tasting session this Friday the 25th November at their headquarters in Helston. It’s bound to be a real treat as they launch their latest Brazilian coffees! For full details click here »  

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , on November 21, 2011

Filming Rosamunde Pilcher’s “Happiness Unbridled”

Ten horses and quite a few actors trod the sand at Watergate Bay today as the stars of the new adaptation of Rosemunde Pilcher’s “Happiness Unbridled” shot for German TV. The horses were very well behaved and everything looked wonderful. Thank you to everybody on the beach this morning – nobody accidentally walked into shot!

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , on October 28, 2011

Polo On The Beach 2012 is confirmed!

The date for next year’s event will be Tuesday 11th September 2012 – Get it in your diary!

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This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , on October 27, 2011