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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 [...]
Fistral Beach Night Surfing
Night surfing competition at Fistral beach in Newquay. Part of the UK Pro Surf Tour. [...]
Fistral Beach again.
Fistral Beach from the air. Newquay's most famous beach seen from the air. [...]
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. [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
Taylor Knox visits Newquay
Surfing legend Taylor Knox visits Newquay's Watergate Bay. [...]
Flybe Announces Emirates Codeshare
Flybe Announces Emirates Airways Codeshare Agreement. This means that visitors to Newquay Airport from destinations served by Emirates Airline can travel to Newquay with one ticket. Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (10th June 2015) announced a new codeshare agreement with Dubai’s Emirates airline*, further strengthening its proposition to connect r [...]
Polly Joke Seals [Video]
Lovely video with two snorklers having close encounters with the Polly Joke Seals which they describe as a game of hide and seek. Hide and Seek with the Polly Joke Seals Being able to get up close like this to any wild animal is a great thrill and to see them in their natural environment and observe them at close hand is a great privilege. Polly Joke comes from the Corn [...]
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.