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Newquay Guide Newquay is Cornwall’s most popular holiday destination with fantastic beaches, a wonderful range of accommodation and lots to do.  A holiday destination with something for every family.

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Making Family Memories in Newquay

It really is not at all surprising that COAST magazine readers voted for Newquay as the best family holiday destination; Cornwall is the perfect destination and staycation for families. Newquay itself has a very obvious draw with 11 beautiful beaches within easy reach providing the opportunity to surf, body board, or simply jump waves, make sandcastles, and write your names [...]

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Newquay Dolphins December 2016

December 2016 - Newquay A pod of Dolphins captured on film while on a trip with Newquay Sea Safaris..  A large pod of common Dolphins swimming in the bay.  Visit web site. [...]

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Boardmasters 2016

Click to Watch the Video Boardmasters Festival is an annual event held in Newquay, usually held over four days in mid-August. The event is a combination of live music and surfing/skateboarding competitions in and around the town of Newquay. The festival has a heritage that goes back to 1981 and a current capacity of over 40,000.The majority of the music performance [...]

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Fistral Beach Night Surfing

Night surfing competition at Fistral beach in Newquay. Part of the UK Pro Surf Tour. [...]

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Fistral Beach again.

Fistral Beach from the air. Newquay's most famous beach seen from the air. [...]

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Santa Surf Newquay

Santa Surf Newquay Video - Surfing Santas raising money for Cornwall Hospice care on Fistral Beach. An event organised by the Joe Way appeal. [...]

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Newquay Zoo 2015

Newquay Zoo 2015 - A year in the life of the Zoo A short video covering a year in the life of the Zoo new arrivals, Penguins, deer, a visit of the Royal Cornwall Show and more. [...]

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Phillip Schofield Huers Hut

Phillip Schofield Huers Hut In an interview with the Cornish Guardian on the Hures Hut, Phillip said: "I watched the campaign to look after the hut very carefully and it wasn't very successful; it closed before I really got to grips with how to donate, as well as how poorly it had all become,". The History It was built as a shelter for a man known as a ‘Huer’ who w [...]

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Electric Beach Festival

This weekend (June 12-13 2015 ) sees the Electric Beach Festival on Fistral Beach. The event has moved from Watergate Bay where it had been held in previous years. [...]

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Taylor Knox visits Newquay

Surfing legend Taylor Knox visits Newquay's Watergate Bay. [...]

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Families love Newquay because of the choice of accommodation and the great beaches. There are safe and gentle beaches to suit young toddlers or beaches with pounding surf for the experienced surfer.  Come to Newquay and learn to Surf, go Kayaking, sea fishing, coasteering, wind surfing, Kite surfing, seal watching, walk the coast path, enjoy the nightlife or just to relax and watch the world go by.

Come for a festival we have festivals of Surfing, Music, Folk and fish.  Visit the Zoo and see how much the kids just love the antics of the Meerkats and Penguins.  Take the land train around the town walk through the undersea world at Blue Reef.

A great base for exploring the rest of Cornwall visit the fishing villages of the south coast, thee rugged cliffs of the north coast see the landscape where Winston Graham based Poldark and where much of the TV series was filmed.  Go cycling along old mineral Tramways, walking over moors, watch seals play in the surf and peregrine falcons soar and stoop over cliffs.