News release PR8450 - published on 23 July 2021
Extra toilets will be open in Torbay in time for the school summer holidays – but we are once again pleading to please treat the staff with respect.
News release PR8449 - published on 22 July 2021
A record number of primary school pupils take part in Bikeability training.
News release PR8448 - published on 21 July 2021
On Tuesday 20 July, we announced our support to the ‘Bouncing Back to Sport’ weekend taking place on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 July at Torquay Tennis Club.
News release PR8447 - published on 21 July 2021
Torbay Council has agreed to submit an expression of interest, on behalf of a partnership of organisations to seek Cultural Development Fund (CDF) investment that will see the Paignton Picture House ambitions through to completion.
News release PR8446 - published on 21 July 2021
Torbay Council has launched two new funding grants to encourage more people to get active and join local sports clubs and groups.
News release PR8445 - published on 20 July 2021
Torbay and Exeter have joined forces to become an internationally recognised City of Culture.
News release PR8444 - published on 20 July 2021
Torquay will submit detailed business cases to unlock the first instalment of an incredible £21.9m investment from the Towns Fund to drive economic regeneration in the town.
News release PR8443 - published on 20 July 2021
We have contributed £2,500 to support an exciting weekend of sporting events.
News release PR8442 - published on 15 July 2021
We are asking people to respect public toilet facilities and staff following ongoing vandalism and anti-social behaviour, with 40 incidents of vandalism so far this year costing thousands of pounds to deal with.
News release PR8441 - published on 15 July 2021
Keeping Torbay resident’s safe is a key priority for us.
News release PR8440 - published on 14 July 2021
A budget outturn report that was considered by Cabinet shows that despite the significant COVID-19 pressures that made financial forecasting challenging, we have achieved an underspend on its 2020/21 revenue budget.
News release PR8439 - published on 14 July 2021
Torbay Council is working with organisations across the Bay to give something back to families with cared for children.
News release PR8438 - published on 14 July 2021
We are urging residents to exercise more caution as cases of COVID-19 here in the Bay reach their highest rate of the pandemic so far, while more freedoms are set to begin next week.
News release PR0 - published on 13 July 2021
There is no need to book, everyone aged 18 or over can simply show up for their first or second vaccination at walk-in sessions at the Riviera International Centre, Torquay
News release PR8437 - published on 12 July 2021
At our Cabinet meeting being held at 5.30pm on Tuesday 13 July, Members will be asked to consider a report recommending the formation of a Torbay Climate Partnership, as part of the our response to the climate emergency and its aim to become carbon neutral by 2030.
News release PR8436 - published on 9 July 2021
A new purpose-built 5,550m² manufacturing facility at Claylands in Paignton is complete and ready to be used by a local multinational manufacturing company.
News release PR8435 - published on 8 July 2021
We have received a number of emails in relation to flags across Torbay.
News release PR8434 - published on 6 July 2021
Families across Torbay may be eligible to benefit from free travel this summer on Stagecoach buses.
News release PR8433 - published on 5 July 2021
With Stagecoach’s support, we have submitted an Expression of Interest to the government’s Zero Emission Bus Regional Area (ZEBRA) scheme to purchase a number of electric buses.
News release PR8432 - published on 2 July 2021
Sunday 4 July 2021, is national Thank You Day and we want to say a big thank you to you all because over the last 15 months we couldn’t have got through it without each other.
News release PR8431 - published on 2 July 2021
We are investing more into opening extra toilets this summer to cope with anticipated demand but are continuing to ask users to please respect the staff during this period of high use.
News release PR8430 - published on 2 July 2021
Journey: A Mayflower 400 Project opens at Torre Abbey this weekend.
News release PR8429 - published on 2 July 2021
Work began this week to install Phase 1 of LIGHTPLAY at Royal Terrace Gardens in Torquay.
News release PR8428 - published on 1 July 2021
Parents and carers across Torbay may be eligible to benefit from a free holiday clubs programme, known as ‘Healthy Holidays’ over the school summer break.
News release PR8427 - published on 30 June 2021
We have submitted a bid to secure up to £20m from the Government’s Levelling Up Fund to accelerate economic growth locally.
News release PR8426 - published on 29 June 2021
Sustrans Big Pedal, the UK’s largest walking, wheeling, cycling and scooting to school challenge saw school communities across Torbay complete over 10,000 active journeys to school and physical activities between 19-30 April.
News release PR8425 - published on 28 June 2021
Upton Park in Torquay has been officially opened by Councillor Terry Manning, The Worshipful the Mayor of Torbay following significant investment to improve access and enhance amenities.
News release PR8424 - published on 24 June 2021
TorVista Homes welcomes new residents into its first affordable housing project.
News release PR8423 - published on 24 June 2021
More than 100 Torbay residents – and some superheroes - took part in either a litter pick or beach clean recently.
News release PR8422 - published on 23 June 2021
A Continental Street Market is coming to the English Riviera this weekend, taking place around the recently redeveloped ‘Banjo’ area of Princess Gardens in Torquay.
News release PR8421 - published on 22 June 2021
Torbay Council has leased out part of Tor Hill House in Torquay to allow for the delivery of the government’s Restart scheme.
News release PR8420 - published on 21 June 2021
Celebrate Armed Forces Day on Saturday 26 June by paying tribute to our British Armed Forces community for their hard work, dedication and their efforts in keeping us safe, both in the UK and across the world.
News release PR8419 - published on 18 June 2021
Working with TDA and SWISCo we are set to invest £221,293 into Torbay’s seafronts and town centres this summer holiday season to help boost our reopening and deliver critical support for local businesses hit hard over the past 15 months.
News release PR8418 - published on 17 June 2021
Working with SWISCo and a range of other partners we are launching a volunteer new Tree Warden scheme to help look after Torbay’s trees, and we want you to get in touch.
News release PR8417 - published on 17 June 2021
This week is Learning Disability Week across the UK. In Torbay, a number of coordinated events will be taking place from Monday 21 – Saturday 26 June to link in with the national celebrations.