£4.2 million funding boost for Torbay Schools

News release PR4966 - published on 23 February 2015

It has been announced that schools in Torbay are set to benefit from an injection of just over £4 million.

Torbay’s Public Health Team issues advice on scarlet fever

News release PR4964 - published on 18 February 2015

Torbay’s Public Health Team is giving advice on scarlet fever after an increase in cases locally and nationally.

Whooping cough vaccination reminder for pregnant mothers

News release PR4965 - published on 18 February 2015

Torbay’s Public Health Team is reminding pregnant mothers between 28 and 38 weeks that they can protect themselves from whooping cough (pertussis) by getting vaccinated.

Torbay Culture Board appointed to drive local ten year cultural strategy

News release PR4962 - published on 17 February 2015

A new Torbay Culture Board has been appointed to drive the delivery of Enjoy, talk, do, be - a ten year cultural strategy for Torbay and its communities.

Reading Well Books to help people with dementia

News release PR4961 - published on 13 February 2015

Torbay libraries are supporting the launch of the Reading Well Books Prescription Scheme which supports people with dementia and their carers.

Torbay Council offer older drivers free and friendly advice

News release PR4959 - published on 12 February 2015

Six times world snooker champion Ray Reardon is once again supporting Torbay Council’s Older Drivers Information Day.

Torbay to host UK leg of 2015 Solitaire du Figaro - Eric Bompard Cachemire yacht race

News release PR4957 - published on 11 February 2015

From June 17 to 21, Torbay will be hosting the UK leg of 2015 Solitaire Du Figaro – Eric Bompard Cachemire yacht race.

New campaign encourages people in the South West to act FAST if they experience stroke symptoms

News release PR4955 - published on 10 February 2015

Torbay Council’s Public Health Team is supporting Public Health England’s annual ‘Act FAST’ campaign, which highlights the common symptoms of stroke and mini strokes and encourages people to call 999 if they notice the symptoms in others or experience them themselves.

Meadfoot Beach Chalet development

News release PR4952 - published on 9 February 2015

Work has now started on the next stage of the Meadfoot beach chalet development.

Pupils feel safe, happy and strong at Upton St. James Primary School

News release PR4953 - published on 9 February 2015

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Provision at Parkfield grows

News release PR4954 - published on 9 February 2015

Parkfield Youth Centre continues to expand it's provision of activities and services for young people and the local community .

Inspector supports Torbay Council’s planning decisions

News release PR4950 - published on 4 February 2015

Two decisions from the independent Planning Inspectorate have confirmed Torbay Council’s decisions on Tesco’s proposed superstore at Edginswell and Bloors’ proposed Club House at Churston Golf Course.

Torbay Council responds to Local Plan Inspector’s challenges

News release PR4948 - published on 3 February 2015

Following the Local Plan Inspector’s recent reports Torbay Council has now made changes to its new Local Plan.

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