English National Surfing Championships 2018

English National Surfing Championships 2018

Bring on the waves and the action. The UK’s top surfers will gather at Watergate Bay on the Bank Holiday weekend from Saturday 2 to Monday 4 May to compete for national titles.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , on May 9, 2018


Seven reasons to stay in… February

Seven reasons to stay in… February

It may be the shortest month of the year but don’t let February fool you. There’s lots on at Watergate Bay and Cornwall during the month – here’s our top six pick-of-the-bunch things to enjoy.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , , , on January 23, 2018


Surfaced Pro surf competition

Surfaced Pro surf competition

We were asked to host a new event promoting gender equality in surfing – the first UK surf event to award equal prize money of £2,000 to both men and women riders. We said yes.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , on January 4, 2018


What’s on in Cornwall in December

What’s on in Cornwall in December

Getting festive is serious business in Cornwall. December is a full month’s worth of festivities, food, drink and centuries-old traditions. We’ve put together a list of things to do in around the county.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , , on December 6, 2017


Meet the makers: Cornish gins

Meet the makers: Cornish gins

Quiz some of the county’s brightest gin minds. Understand their inspirations and ingredients, get down to the technicalities, or just pat them on the back.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , , , , on November 7, 2017


Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

Reasons to visit Cornwall in November

Torch light processions, a full events calendar from Hall For Cornwall, ice-skating at The Eden Project, Cornish food festivals, fireworks nights. Things are getting festive in Cornwall this November.

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This entry was posted in Explore Cornwall, Families, What's on and tagged , , , on October 15, 2017


Argentine Asado BBQ

Argentine Asado BBQ

On Friday 19 May we’re inviting you to an authentic asado (a traditional Argentine BBQ). Share an evening of live music and fireworks with the polo players.

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This entry was posted in Food and drink and tagged , , , on April 25, 2017


British Tattoo Art Exhibition

British Tattoo Art Exhibition

One of the things that makes Cornwall so special is it’s rich history. Nowhere breaths life into the past as well as the National Maritime Museum. Find out about one of the key exhibitions for 2017.

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This entry was posted in What's on and tagged , , , , on April 6, 2017


Legend of the Bay 2017

Legend of the Bay 2017

Back for a third year on 1&2 April 2017, Legend brings together the UK’s best stand-up paddle boarders (SUP) and kitesurfers. Take a look at the results and highlights.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , , on April 3, 2017


Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Thundercat Championships – 19 & 20 November

Expect high drama, big airs and even people overboard as the ‘world’s toughest watersport’ – ThunderCat Racing – returns to Watergate Bay from 24-25 May 2016.

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This entry was posted in Extreme Academy, What's on and tagged , , , , , on September 19, 2016