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The Beatles at Watergate Bay

On September 13th The Beatles made their way to Newquay where they stopped off at Watergate Bay to film part of the Magical Mystery Tour .

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
26 April 2013
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Mark 'Egor' Harris: English National Surfing Championships

A highlight of the UK surfing calendar will return to Watergate Bay this May when the 41st English National Surfing Championships takes place.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
26 April 2013
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Cornish Scones Recipe

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
24 April 2013
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Top ten tips for a beginner surfer

Watergate Bay is in North Cornwall, the perfect place to catch some waves and learn to surf with Extreme Academy, but before you start read our top tips.

Carl Coombes Carl Coombes
12 April 2013
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Top five things to do in Cornwall this Easter

Cornwall is full of buzz and activity during Easter. Here is a list of our top five things to do this Easter break.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
27 March 2013
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Butternut Squash, Piquillo Pepper, Feta, Rocket and Pomegranate Salad

This salad has it all; roasted spicy squash, sweet smoky peppers, salty creamy cheese, sweet and sour pomegranate, peppery rocket and crunchy toasted seeds, what more could you possibly want in a salad?

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
25 March 2013
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Water’Cake Bake Off – Lisa’s Rainbow Victoria Sponge

The Water’cake’ bake competition on Facebook raising money for Comic Relief

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
15 March 2013
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Sea bass with new potatoes, spinach, tomato, pancetta and brown shrimps

Head Chef, Carl Paparone, picked this dish because it uses lots of local produce including a good, sustainable Cornish fish, the wild sea bass

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
20 February 2013
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The Beach Hut's marmalade brownie

Learn how to make gooey, chocolately brownies with a flash of orange marmalade. Or come to The Beach Hut for one all washed down with a proper cup of coffee

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
14 February 2013
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Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall at Watergate Bay

In May 2006 Fifteen Cornwall opened it's doors for the first time to the people of Cornwall. 8 years on they're still serving great food with great views.

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11 February 2013
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