Ground-breaking Supported Housing Pathway to secure stable accommodation for local young people in Torbay

News release PR9076 - published on 29 February 2024

Our new supported housing initiative made possible through significant investment from the Homes England Single Homelessness Accommodation Programme (SHAP).

Work commences on the new planting scheme at the Italian Gardens, Torquay

News release PR9075 - published on 28 February 2024

An update on progress at the Italian Gardens, Torquay.

Torbay Council signs deal with Samaritans South Devon to help those in need

News release PR9074 - published on 27 February 2024

We've entered into an agreement to set up a third-party callback service with the Samaritans South Devon to ensure that vulnerable people are offered the help they need.

Taxi licences consultation opens for feedback

News release PR9071 - published on 26 February 2024

We're asking taxi drivers, businesses and customers for their views on whether there are enough taxis in Torbay.

Statement about Torquay United Football Club

News release PR9070 - published on 22 February 2024

Statement about Torquay United Football Club

We are marking the first UK International War Animal Day

News release PR9069 - published on 21 February 2024

At the request of the Devon Ambassadors of The War Horse Memorial, we will be raising and flying the International War Animal Day Flag from Torquay Town Hall and holding a one-minute silence at 11am on Saturday 24 February.

Final budget proposals for 2024/25 published after feedback considered.

News release PR9068 - published on 13 February 2024

Cabinet has published its responses to the 2024/25 budget consultation after considering feedback on the proposals.

Public asked to have their say on Devon and Torbay devolution deal

News release PR9067 - published on 12 February 2024

A six-week public consultation has been launched today (Monday 12 February) on the draft proposal to create a Combined County Authority (CCA) for Devon and Torbay to oversee new powers and funding transferred from Government.

Still time to have your say on A Greener Way for Our Bay

News release PR9066 - published on 9 February 2024

There is still time to have your say on a new plan to reduce carbon emissions in Torbay.

Work underway on projects to tackle anti-social behaviour in Paignton

News release PR9065 - published on 7 February 2024

More detail can be revealed about the improvements that will be made following the successful funding bid from the Safer Streets programme for Paignton, first announced in October.

English Riviera Airshow announces new sponsors for the 2024 event with opportunities available for the community to get involved.

News release PR9064 - published on 6 February 2024

The team behind delivering the 2024 English Riviera Airshow has secured four new sponsors for the Bay’s flagship event and want to encourage the local community to get involved and show their support.

Free condom initiative launches for young people in Torbay and Devon

News release PR9063 - published on 5 February 2024

People under the age of 25 in Torbay can now access free condoms through Doink an innovative new service.

Torbay employees encouraged to step up and join the Active Workplace Challenge

News release PR9062 - published on 5 February 2024

A new active challenge has been launched to encourage employees from workplaces in Torbay to move more, before, during and after the working day.

Could you be a Childminder? Appeal for people in Torbay to come forward

News release PR9061 - published on 2 February 2024

Torbay needs more Early Years Childminders and we want people interested to come forward and contact us.

Additional road resurfacing planned after Government provides extra funding

News release PR9059 - published on 2 February 2024

An extra programme of road resurfacing is due to be carried out in Torbay funded by a £230,000 grant from the UK Government.

Strand Phase 2 work starts on Monday 5 February

News release PR9060 - published on 1 February 2024

From Monday 5 February businesses, motorists and pedestrians are advised that the second phase of work to deliver the Strand public realm project start. The start of the second phase of the five-stage project means that the Strand will be reduced to a single lane of traffic, controlled by traffic lights, with other temporary changes also being implemented.

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