Warning to young people about the use of psychoactive substances

News release PR6399 - published on 24 August 2016

Torbay Council’s Public Health Team is raising awareness around the use of psychoactive substances, previously known as legal highs.

Oldway Statement

News release PR6403 - published on 15 August 2016

Following previous press statements on behalf of the council and OML, both parties wish to update the residents of Torbay.

Are you ok survey

News release PR6401 - published on 12 August 2016

If someone has ever hurt your mind or your body, that's not OK.

Agatha Christie Birthday Celebrations

News release PR6400 - published on 12 August 2016

Come and join Agatha Christie’s official birthday celebrations at Torre Abbey on Thursday 15 September.

Students are urged to get vaccinated

News release PR6390 - published on 10 August 2016

Torbay Council’s Public Health team is encouraging students to make sure they are vaccinated by September.

Festival goers are warned of risk of infection

News release PR6389 - published on 10 August 2016

Torbay Council’s Public Health Team is encouraging young adults heading to festivals this summer to get vaccinated.

Consultation - Torbay Council’s Parking Strategy 2016- 2021

News release PR6388 - published on 4 August 2016

You have until Friday 26 August to have your say on a new Parking Strategy.

Closure of Torquay and Brixham Connections Offices

News release PR6385 - published on 2 August 2016

From Monday 8 August 2016 Torbay Council Connections service will be centralised and will only be operating from Paignton Library and Information Centre.

Torbay Council's draft Efficiency Plan is published

News release PR6387 - published on 2 August 2016

Torbay Council has published its draft Efficiency Plan.

Feedback wanted on next steps for Hopes Nose

News release PR6378 - published on 20 July 2016

Torbay Council is asking for feedback from residents on putting in place a Public Spaces Protection Order at Hopes Nose, Torquay.

Heatwave warning

News release PR6375 - published on 18 July 2016

Torbay Council’s Public Health Team is warning that areas around England may experience ‘heatwave’ conditions over the next few days, according to Met Office forecasts.

Closure of Torquay and Brixham Connections Offices

News release PR6371 - published on 12 July 2016

In just over three weeks time the Torbay Council Connections service will be centralised to one office and from Monday 8 August 2016 will only be operating from Paignton Library and Information Centre.

Local businesses rally to support major conference!

News release PR6370 - published on 11 July 2016

Local businesses are signing up to support a major international conference coming to Torbay in September.

Shingles vaccination for over 70s

News release PR6369 - published on 8 July 2016

Torbay Council’s Public Health Team is highlighting a vaccine to prevent shingles, a common, painful skin disease.

Palace Theatre earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

News release PR6368 - published on 7 July 2016

Palace Theatre in Paignton today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence.

Calling all volunteers – Torbay needs you!

News release PR6367 - published on 7 July 2016

People from the local community are being invited to get involved with a major international conference coming to Torbay in September.

China Supports Major Conference in the English Riviera

News release PR6357 - published on 6 July 2016

Major support has been secured from China to provide translation services at the 7th International Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks.

New Director of Children’s Services takes the helm at Torbay Council

News release PR6364 - published on 6 July 2016

Torbay Council has appointed a new Director of Children’s Services (DCS).

Devon and Somerset councils call for more devolved powers

News release PR5218 - published on 5 July 2016

Council leaders across Devon and Somerset today called for more devolved powers from Westminster.

Devon and Somerset bid for more powers to boost prosperity

News release PR6237 - published on 5 July 2016

Council chiefs and business leaders say they want a ‘devolution revolution’ to boost prosperity in Devon and Somerset.

Heart of the South West devolution partners to consider Combined Authority

News release PR6365 - published on 5 July 2016

Councils across Devon and Somerset have been reassured that their devolution proposals do not require an elected mayor.