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Reasons to visit in September & October

Summer may be over but Cornwall doesn’t stop. Autumn is a vibrant time to visit with plenty of happenings around the county. Here's out pick.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
24 August 2015
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Gardening tips from Cornish Garden Team

In this second blog post, Cornish Garden Team share their top coastal gardening tips and tell us how to plant a piece of Watergate Bay at home.

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Cornwall's retro surfing scene

Surfers want to see some soul added back into the world of surfing. And Cornwall is leading the way. Join us as we go on a retro tour to see what's afoot.

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Why Watergate for surfing?

A centre stop on the UK Pro Surf Tour, a beach that works on most tides and most importantly – warm showers. Here’s why Watergate Bay rocks for surfing.

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ParkRun UK: Lanhydrock 5km #GetfitWGB

Quickly becoming a weekend institution with runners all over the country, the nearest run to Watergate Bay is set in the Lanhydrock National Trust estate.

Heidi Fitzpatrick Heidi Fitzpatrick
30 January 2015
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Ten things to do when staying at Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay is all focused around relaxing, playing, eating and socialising but there is also so much to do both close by, and further afield through Cornwall. Here is a list of our top ten things to do whilst you are staying at Watergate.

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Producing Cornish Sea Salt

We spoke to Cornish Sea Salt to find out how they create great tasting sea salt in the Cornish climate? Take a look.

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Why Cornish Sea Salt?

Why should you throw away your table salt in favour of Cornish Sea Salt? We ask the experts, and what we found out is truly fascinating!

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10 best restaurants in North Cornwall

Cornwall's riding high on the crest of a foodie wave with exciting finds to be had all over the county, but especially in North Cornwall.

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Posh Pasties at Venus

The Venus Company is delighted to have joined forces James Strawbridge to create two new gourmet pasties, triple cheese and lamb and mint. Try one!

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