Torbay Council to attend UKREiiF this May

News release PR9111 - published on 29 April 2024

We will be attending the UK’s Real Estate Investment & Infrastructure Forum (UKREiiF) for a second time this May.

English Riviera Airshow: Join the Crew

News release PR9110 - published on 26 April 2024

Organisers of the English Riviera Airshow are looking for enthusiastic volunteers and supporters to join the crew and help make this year’s event a huge success.

We are seeking expressions of interest to work with investors to restore landmark buildings.

News release PR9109 - published on 26 April 2024

We are looking to work with investors, occupiers, and developers to restore two of our landmark buildings; Oldway Mansion and Torquay Pavilion. Both sites offer exciting opportunities for residential, leisure and commercial ventures.

Announcing the completion of Lymington Enterprise Centre and Lymington Road coach station

News release PR9108 - published on 23 April 2024

We are delighted to announce the completion of five new light industrial units and the newly refurbished coach station at Lymington Road, Torquay.

Torbay Council partners with UNICEF UK in bid to be recognised as a UNICEF Child Friendly Community

News release PR9106 - published on 23 April 2024

We will work with children’s charity the UK Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF UK) and local partners to become a UNICEF Child Friendly Community.

Premier Inn Torquay Harbour hotel opens its doors.

News release PR9107 - published on 22 April 2024

We have delivered Torquay’s newest hotel to the UK’s largest hospitality business.

Wellswood by-election

News release PR9105 - published on 19 April 2024

Following the sad news of Councillor Patrick Joyce’s passing, a by-election will be held for the Wellswood ward on Thursday 6 June 2024.

Local organisations awarded UKSPF funding to deliver new employment programmes in Torbay

News release PR9104 - published on 19 April 2024

Local organisations have been awarded a share of Torbay’s UK Shared Prosperity Funding to deliver new support programmes designed to help residents get back into work, access new career opportunities and boost their skills in current roles.

English Riviera Airshow welcomes Mercure Hotel Paignton and Ibis Styles Paignton as headline sponsor

News release PR9103 - published on 19 April 2024

The Mercure Hotel Paignton and Ibis Styles Paignton has come on board as a headline sponsor for the 2024 English Riviera Airshow.

We thank the Friends of Oldway volunteers after they decide to step down from operating the Tearooms

News release PR9101 - published on 16 April 2024

The Friends of Oldway volunteer group has made the difficult decision to step down from operating the Tearooms at Oldway Mansion.

We announce the death of Councillor Patrick Joyce

News release PR9102 - published on 15 April 2024

We are saddened by the news that serving Councillor, Patrick Joyce, from the Prosper Torbay Group passed away on Friday 12 April 2024.

Torbay Road decision paves the way for wider improvements to Paignton town centre

News release PR9100 - published on 12 April 2024

Torbay Road in Paignton is to return to two-way traffic following a review of temporary changes to the layout. The decision will provide certainty for residents, businesses and road users. It will also allow final designs to be progressed for planned public realm improvements for Torbay Road and Station Square.

Leaders thank everyone who responded to devolution consultation

News release PR9099 - published on 12 April 2024

Leaders of Devon and Torbay Councils are thanking everyone who responded to recent consultation about the proposed devolution deal for the Devon and Torbay area.

Torbay’s regeneration partnership is working say Torquay’s Town Board

News release PR9098 - published on 11 April 2024

Members of Torquay’s Town Board say that Torbay Council’s partnership with Willmott Dixon and Milligan (WDM) is working with positive progress on several key sites.

Torquay’s harbourside returns to single shuttle lane working from Monday 15 April

News release PR9097 - published on 10 April 2024

On Monday 15 April, the single shuttle lane, with four-way lights will be reinstated along Torquay’s harbourside. Businesses and car parks in the area remain open and accessible as usual.

Temporary single lane closures to enable drainage works on Hellevoetsluis Way

News release PR9096 - published on 8 April 2024

From Monday 15 April 2024, planned drainage works will be taking place at Hellevoetsluis Way.

New funding opportunities for sports organisations and talented athletes launched

News release PR9095 - published on 5 April 2024

We're providing funding and grants to help encourage local people to engage in sports.

Workplaces across Torbay successfully complete Active Challenge

News release PR9094 - published on 5 April 2024

A total of 53 teams across Torbay have successfully completed the Torbay on the Move Active Workplace Challenge during March, with 104,240,286 steps walked and 72,432 km (45,007 miles) logged – which is almost the same distance as travelling twice around the world!

Date announced for next residents' engagement event

News release PR9093 - published on 4 April 2024

Children will be the focus of our next residents’ engagement event later this month.

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