News release PR7764 - published on 20 July 2018
Torbay Council has carefully considered the facts presented by solicitors acting on behalf of the ‘Save Carey Green and Torquay Pavilion’ campaigns and, after taking legal advice, has decided not to contest an anticipated challenge to the granting of planning permission for the Torquay Pavilion redevelopment.
News release PR7763 - published on 19 July 2018
Following three months of work a new access ramp has been installed at the reduced length of the boardwalk.
News release PR124 - published on 17 July 2018
It is with great sadness that we have to report that the veteran English Oak tree at Barton Cricket Club, known locally as ‘The Agatha Christie Oak’, has collapsed overnight.
News release PR7762 - published on 16 July 2018
A new campaign has been launched which encourages residents and tourists to think about how they donate to help the homeless.
News release PR7761 - published on 16 July 2018
Torbay Council and a range of partners have become part of a national campaign to end men’s violence against women and girls.
News release PR123 - published on 11 July 2018
An update on the refurbishment of Bank Lane, Brixham toilets and the Changing Places facility in Paignton.
News release PR7760 - published on 11 July 2018
Torbay residents, organisations and businesses are invited to attend the next Mayor's Forum, which is taking place on Thursday 26 July in Torquay.
News release PR7759 - published on 10 July 2018
TOR2 are working with Torbay Council on a recovery plan to return waste and recycling collections back to residents normal day of collection.
News release PR7758 - published on 10 July 2018
A new Public Health programme to help nurseries, schools and further education settings deliver health and wellbeing for children and young people in the Bay aged 2-19 is launched.
News release PR7757 - published on 4 July 2018
A current road widening scheme to the A3022 Brixham Road, Paignton is moving into an important phase which will require traffic restrictions during the summer period.
News release PR7756 - published on 4 July 2018
Torbay Council and developers THAT Group are delighted to confirm that the £32m development on Torwood Street, Torquay will start on site in mid-September.
News release PR7755 - published on 2 July 2018
Following seven months of work, the Princess Gardens Grade II listed Fountain is now ready to be switched back on.
News release PR7754 - published on 28 June 2018
Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards Service has been nationally recognised by Government as the best Service of its kind in the UK for its support of local businesses.
News release PR7753 - published on 27 June 2018
There will be a number of road closures for Armed Forces Day taking place in Paignton on Sunday 1 July.
News release PR7752 - published on 27 June 2018
Following in depth work in Torbay earlier this year, the national charity Crisis have now presented their recommendations, which includes setting up an approach called Housing First.
News release PR7747 - published on 22 June 2018
Following a decision taken by full Council on Thursday 21 June, Torbay Council has agreed to enter into detailed discussions with Kier to facilitate the acquisition of Kier’s shareholding in TOR2.
News release PR7751 - published on 22 June 2018
Torbay Council’s Public Health Team is warning that areas of Torbay may experience ‘heatwave’ conditions over the next week, according to Met Office forecasts.
News release PR7750 - published on 21 June 2018
Following the commissioning of Healthmatic to manage, maintain and modernise toilets across the Bay, Torbay Council are now announcing the next stage of their investment and redevelopment plans.
News release PR7749 - published on 21 June 2018
Torbay Council’s toilet contractors, Healthmatic, have started work on creating a new Changing Places and disabled toilet in Paignton.
News release PR7748 - published on 20 June 2018
Torbay Council, the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and a number of local organisations will be supporting an Armed Forces Day event at Queens Park on Sunday 1 July.
News release PR1 - published on 18 June 2018
A creative project that was launched by Torbay Culture and Torbay Council to find out what ‘good care’ looks like has resulted in a Care Charter and interactive toolkit that all care homes across Torbay will be encouraged to sign up to and use.
News release PR7746 - published on 15 June 2018
Torbay Council will be undertaking major highway maintenance in Hawkins Avenue between Upper Cockington Lane and Sherwell Valley Road during the summer school holidays.
News release PR7745 - published on 14 June 2018
On Thursday 21 June, RAF Brize Norton will be granted Honorary Freedom of Torbay under the Honorary Freedom of Boroughs Act 1885.
News release PR7744 - published on 13 June 2018
The first taxi licence for an all-electric vehicle has been issued in Torbay to Airport Transfers Torbay based in Preston.
News release PR7743 - published on 12 June 2018
Created by kinetic artist and scrap sculptor Giles Walker, this piece has only ever been seen in LA and the Science Museum in London before visiting Torre Abbey Museum.
News release PR7742 - published on 12 June 2018
Public Health England (PHE) and the Royal College of GPs are encouraging adults in the South West to focus on walking briskly rather than just counting steps to improve their health.