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History Uncovered!

History uncovered! WW2 bomb was destroyed today at Watergate Bay with a controlled explosion by Southern Diving Unit from Plymouth.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
19 February 2014
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Weddings at Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay is an awesome setting for a beach-side wedding, with a two-mile long, sandy beach as the backdrop for your whole day.

Virginia Taylor
13 February 2014
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Crab linguine with chilli

Crab linguine is a very simple dish that only uses a few ingredients. It's a popular Beach Hut dish so we thought we'd share the recipe with you. Enjoy!

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
12 February 2014
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Mark ‘Egor’ Harris

Mark Harris, a.k.a Egor was born and raised in Newquay. With the beaches as his backyard he was destined to become a true surfing gent.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
04 February 2014
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Cornish crab bisque

Cornish crab bisque is a warming, flavourful dish that's guaranteed to wash away the winter blues available from The Beach Hut at Watergate Bay.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
03 February 2014
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Pina colada recipe from The Beach Hut

''If you like Pina Coladas, and getting caught in the rain'' then this is the cocktail for you! Set into the sunshine spirit and dream of summer somewhere.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
23 January 2014
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Cavolo nero and chestnut pesto from Fifteen Cornwall

Cavolo nero is an extremely versatile vegetable that can be use din a number of ways including pesto. Thanks to Fifteen Cornwall for this recipe.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
20 January 2014
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The Beach Hut Whisky Royal

Celebrate Burns' night at The Beach Hut with a proper Scottish cocktail, the Whisky Royal. Or if you're celebrating at home you can follow this recipe.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
19 January 2014
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The Bay

Liberator crash at Watergate Bay 1943

On 28 December 1943 a United States PB4Y1 Liberator named ‘Muck’s Mauler’ got into difficulties and crashed into the cliffs at Watergate Bay. Read more.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
18 January 2014
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Bang Bang Chicken Recipe

Made with poached chicken and topped with a spicy peanut and sesame dressing it's a fresh, light meal perfect for your healthy eating resolution in 2014

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
16 January 2014
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