Statement from Torbay Council on the English Riviera Food & Music Festival

News release PR202 - published on 28 April 2023

We regret to inform you that the English Riviera Food & Music Festival that was scheduled to take place between 26-29 May 2023 at Torre Abbey Meadows in Torquay has been cancelled.

Get ready for Torbay’s Coronation Celebrations

News release PR8900 - published on 28 April 2023

The Coronation of King Charles III takes place on Saturday 6 May and everyone in Torbay is invited to join us for a special bank holiday weekend (6-8 May) of events.

English Riviera Airshow announces full line-up of world-class aircraft set to transform the skies above Paignton this June

News release PR8899 - published on 27 April 2023

The RAF Red Arrows, Team Raven, The Tigers Army Parachute Display Team and more confirmed to wow crowds as they soar across the Bay this June.

Make a difference and volunteer in Torbay

News release PR8898 - published on 24 April 2023

We are working with Torbay Community Development Trust to get more people to sign up to become a volunteer ahead of The Big Help Out initiative which starts on Monday 8 May.

Brixham residents give their views in a Parish Poll

News release PR8897 - published on 14 April 2023

On Thursday 14 April 2023, electors in Brixham had their say in a Parish Poll.

Torbay gears up for May local elections

News release PR8896 - published on 14 April 2023

Make sure you’re ready to vote in time for the local elections next month so you can have a say on who you want to represent you.

Torbay Lottery – Small Grant Fund awards

News release PR8895 - published on 13 April 2023

Eighteen local good causes have been successful in obtaining a small grant award from the Torbay Lottery Small Grants Fund for 2022/2023.


News release PR8894 - published on 13 April 2023

A family-friendly exhibition celebrating everyone’s favourite bear. PaddingtonTM is coming to Torbay, as the touring exhibition from the British Library, ‘Paddington: The Story of a Bear’ visits Torre Abbey from 29 April to 4 September 2023.

Clarification regarding the former Palace Hotel site

News release PR8893 - published on 12 April 2023

We wanted to clarify what is happening around the former Palace Hotel site.

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