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This database contains records of information relating to people, places and events of local interest to residents and visitors to Torbay that have appeared in newspapers and some magazines.

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Year Entry Category
2018   Allen-Dobson, Karl (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p80)
Sports awards winner Karl to defend his gold medals
2018   Bartley, Joe (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p8)
Tributes flood in for Joe and his zest for life
2018   Bettesworth, Becky (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p50, 51)
Becky's art just "perfick" for Darling books. Local artist does artwork for reprint of H E Bates books
2018   Buster Bloodvessel (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p13)
Buster Bloodvessel steals show at charity fundraiser
2018   Cliff Railway Day (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p6)
New cliff railway day proves sunshine success. New event was marked at Babbacombe Cliff Railway
Arts & Events
2018   Colour Rush (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p16, 17)
Runners awash with colour for hospice charity. Photo article of the Colour Rush for Rowcroft Hospice
2018   Golden Hind (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p7)
Family day out ends with them buying Golden Hind. Attraction has been bought by Sean and Mary Twomey
2018   Helping Hands (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p36)
Care company picks Torbay as regional expansion site
2018   HMS Venerable (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p52, 53)
How magnificent warship ended shipwrecked in Bay.
2018   Kenyon, Paul (Herald Express 16/05/2018 p3)
Sausages will sizzle to celebrate royal wedding. Butcher sells red, white and blue sausages
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