The Beatles at Watergate Bay
We’ve uncovered a pretty amazing piece of history about Watergate Bay. In 1967 The Beatles, yes, The Beatles, filmed part of the Magical Mystery Tour here at Watergate Bay!
Their visit to Cornwall was brief, a total of three days, but the impact they had still lives on. A plaque was erected in 2002 on the Killacourt, above Towan to commemorate their visit. And most recently the ‘Newquay Beatles Mystery Bus Tour’ was launched, taking fans to all the spots known to have been visited by the Beatles to the accompaniment of their infamous songs.
The history of Watergate Bay hotel
Watergate Bay Hotel's history stretches back to 1900. It's been through some radical changes since...
Liberator crash at Watergate Bay 1943
On 28 December 1943 a United States PB4Y1 Liberator named ‘Muck’s Mauler’ got into difficulties...