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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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Grilled vegetable and halloumi salad

Grilled vegetable salad with halloumi cheese and a refreshing sumac yoghurt dressing.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
16 January 2014
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Swim Clinic round up

On the weekend of Saturday 30 November to Sunday 1 December the Watergate Bay Hotel hosted its first Swim Clinic with Swim Lab. Check out how it went.

Virginia Taylor
12 December 2013
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Chocolate orange martini

Treat yourself to a very grown up chocolate orange this Christmas by adding a dash of Baileys and Cointreau. Trust us it's delicious.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
10 December 2013
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Strawberry and apple crumble cocktail

Two strawberries, a splash of apple juice and a little spirit makes a refreshing winter cocktail. Made in the Living Space at Watergate Bay Hotel.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
18 November 2013
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The history of Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay Hotel's history stretches back to 1900. It's been through some radical changes since then and here we'll tell you all about them!

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
06 November 2013
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Our five favourite desserts

In celebration of National Dessert Day we're bringing you five of our favourite dessert recipes from our restaurants. Indulge yourself!

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
09 October 2013
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Toad in the hole with Kernow Sausages

This is a classic comfort food recipe from The Kernow Sausage Company. It takes very little time to prepare but is a real crowd pleaser.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
07 October 2013
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11 gnarly surfing facts

Find out about the longest barrel and the biggest wave ever recorded and the origin of the Hawaiian “shaka” from this infographic by Calypso Soft drinks.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
28 September 2013
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