Crying For You

News release PR4947 - published on 29 January 2015

On Wednesday the 4 of February, HMP Channings Wood will play host to a hard- hitting performance about Restorative Justice devised and performed by A Level students from Blundell’s School, Tiverton.

Provide your views on healthy children’s meals and win a £50 shopping voucher!

News release PR4944 - published on 28 January 2015

Torbay Council’s Food Safety Team is undertaking a pilot project and needs the view of parents who eat out with their children in Torbay.

Torbay’s Public Health Team issues cold weather advice

News release PR4945 - published on 28 January 2015

With temperatures predicted to be low this weekend, Torbay’s Public Health team is supporting Public Health England’s cold weather advice, particularly for older people and those in poor health.

Homeless boost for Torbay, Exeter and Devon

News release PR4943 - published on 26 January 2015

Homeless people across Torbay, Exeter and parts of Devon have been given a boost with the awarding of crucial funding to tackle the ongoing problem of homelessness.

Stop the rot: Public Health campaign highlights how cigarettes ‘rot’ the body from the inside

News release PR4939 - published on 23 January 2015

Torbay’s Public Health Team is supporting a Public Health England powerful campaign which highlights how smoking damages the body and causes a slow and steady decline in a process akin to rotting.

New Change4Life campaign encourages families in to make Sugar Swaps

News release PR4940 - published on 23 January 2015

Torbay’s Public Health Team is supporting a new Change4Life campaign launched by Public Health England which encourages parents to cut down the amount of sugar their children consume by making one or more simple swaps.

Interested in Becoming a Councillor

News release PR4941 - published on 23 January 2015

Are you passionate about where you live? Would you like to make a real difference in your community? Have you considered registering to become a councillor? On Thursday 7 May 2015 elections will be held to fill the seats of the 36 wards which are being contested in the Bay along with the 12 seats being contested in Brixham Parish.

Brixham Road Widening Scheme

News release PR4938 - published on 22 January 2015

Work has started on a major Highways widening scheme on Brixham Road between Roselands Drive and Long Road.

Torbay Council encourages responsible dog owners

News release PR4937 - published on 21 January 2015

Dog owners are being reminded that it is illegal to walk their dogs off the lead along designated roads in Torbay.

Don’t lose your vote in 2015

News release PR4933 - published on 16 January 2015

Torbay residents are being urged to ensure they have the right to vote in next year’s elections.

Holocaust survivor to address public Memorial Day service

News release PR4934 - published on 16 January 2015

The ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz is to be held at St Paul’s Church, Preston, Paignton on 27 January 2015.

Torbay’s Woodland Management Plan approved

News release PR4932 - published on 15 January 2015

Torbay Council has now secured agreement and support from the Forestry Commission to re-commence active management within all its woodlands.

Admission Arrangements for Torbay schools under consultation

News release PR4930 - published on 14 January 2015

Torbay Council is consulting on a change to the Admission Arrangements for voluntary controlled and community schools in Torbay.

Inspector Praises Local Plan

News release PR4929 - published on 9 January 2015

Torbay’s Local Plan continues to move forward following a hearing by one of the Planning Inspectorate’s most senior and respected inspectors.

Don't miss the deadline for Primary School places

News release PR4927 - published on 8 January 2015

Torbay Council is reminding parents with children who are due to start primary school in September 2015 that the deadline for applications for school places is Thursday 15 January 2015.

Torbay Council awarded two Workplace Accreditations

News release PR4928 - published on 8 January 2015

Torbay Council has been recognised for their commitment to the health and wellbeing of their workforce by obtaining accreditation for two workplace Charters.

Occombe House supported living building begins

News release PR4926 - published on 6 January 2015

A sod cutting ceremony took place on Wednesday 7 January to celebrate the start of building works on brand new, supported living bungalows at the Occombe House site in Paignton.

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