Torquay’s harbourside to have two-way traffic over six-week summer holiday

News release PR9156 - published on 12 July 2024

Two lanes of traffic will be flowing along Torquay’s harbourside between Friday 19 July and Sunday 8 September to support businesses, traders and visitors.

Everyone has a role to play in working towards making homelessness in Torbay rare, brief and unrepeated

News release PR9155 - published on 12 July 2024

Tackling homelessness and rough sleeping before it reaches crisis point is a key priority for us. We have published our draft Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2024-2030 and are seeking input from the public to help shape the final version.

People in Torbay asked for views on changes to Gambling Policy

News release PR9154 - published on 12 July 2024

A consultation has started on a new version of Torbay Council's Gambling Policy.

Careers South West (CSW) Statement

News release PR242 - published on 11 July 2024

Careers South West (CSW), the company who have been delivering the advice service for young people aged between 14 and 25 on behalf of the four local authorities in Devon and Cornwall, will be closing in June 2025.

Torbay on The Move Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Tennis Court Renovations

News release PR9153 - published on 11 July 2024

Torbay on The Move, in partnership with us and the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA), is thrilled to mark the one-year anniversary of the extensive tennis court renovations at Oldway Mansion.

Torbay is the latest to join the UK’s biggest growing movement for food systems change

News release PR9150 - published on 9 July 2024

Torbay joins the Sustainable Food Places Network as partners work together to make healthier food options more accessible and affordable.

More than 200 pub and bar staff benefit from Torbay’s bystander intervention training

News release PR9152 - published on 9 July 2024

Shout-Up! an initiative to make bars, pubs, clubs and licensed venues sexual harassme​nt-free, has now trained 210 staff across 18 venues in Torquay and Paignton.

Work starts in Brixham at site of new social housing for local people

News release PR9151 - published on 9 July 2024

Work has started on a long-awaited scheme to create new social housing in Brixham on the site of the former St Kilda care home.

Review underway of Council Tax single person discounts in Torbay

News release PR9149 - published on 8 July 2024

Torbay Council is carrying out a review of households that receive a single person discount. This is to ensure that residents are paying the correct amount of Council Tax.

Restaurant business fined for food hygiene offences

News release PR9148 - published on 5 July 2024

A restaurant business has been ordered to pay £3,000 in fines and costs after admitting food hygiene offences.

Bus stop changes at Torquay’s harbourside on Tuesday 9 July

News release PR9147 - published on 5 July 2024

On Tuesday 9 July bus passengers are advised that large areas of the Cary Parade Bus Hub on Torquay’s harbourside will be cordoned off between 8am and 4pm.

Works planned to upgrade gas supply pipes near Paignton town centre

News release PR9146 - published on 3 July 2024

Residents and businesses are advised that a road near Paignton town centre is to be closed for five weeks as part of essential works by Wales and West Utilities to upgrade gas supply pipes.

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