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Cycle trails in Cornwall

Woodlands and coastal routes, traffic-free cycle routes all within a 30-minute drive. Bike hire available and various cycle trails for all abilities.

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The Bay

Meet the team - Laura

Meet Laura, the general manager at The Beach Hut, Watergate Bay. Find out about her first day at work and her favourite dish on the menu.

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11 March 2014
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Rabbit pie with Cornish Ale

Follow Neil Haydock's recipe for Rabbit and Cornish Ale pie from The New West Country Cook Book by David Griffen.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Scottish cocktail - Whisky Royal

Celebrate Burns' night with the Whisky Royal. Scotch, amaretto and ginger ale make up our recipe.

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