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News release PR135 - published on 30 September 2019

This event is your opportunity to hear directly from our Leader and Senior Officers about how Town Councils could operate in Torbay.

Council Decision on Crossways Shopping Centre

News release PR134 - published on 30 September 2019

A council decision was made at Full Council regarding the future of Crossways Shopping Centre in Paignton.

Work on the Old Toll House to begin

News release PR7890 - published on 26 September 2019

On Monday 7 October, work will start on the cliff at the rear of the Old Toll House on Torquay seafront ahead of the property’s redevelopment.

Upcoming Roadworks

News release PR133 - published on 26 September 2019

There are a number of roadworks coming up as part of the Windy Corner Junction improvements.

Oxen Cove Jetty project launches

News release PR7889 - published on 24 September 2019

An opening ceremony took place at Brixham Harbour on Friday 20 September to celebrate a £2.25m project funded by Torbay Council and the European Maritime Fisheries Fund (EMFF) – Oxen Cove Jetty.

Fastest drop in smoking rates in over a decade as Stoptober launches

News release PR7888 - published on 23 September 2019

Latest figures from the University College London’s Smoking Toolkit Study suggest that smoking rates in England are dropping at the fastest rate in over a decade, with around 200 fewer smokers every hour.

Oldway Mansion call out for gardening volunteers

News release PR7887 - published on 19 September 2019

We're supporting the start-up of a volunteer group, spearheaded by Tim Eley, which will help maintain the gardens at Oldway Mansion.

Free admission to Torre Abbey Museum on Heritage Open Days

News release PR7884 - published on 16 September 2019

Torre Abbey Museum is throwing open its doors, with FREE entry over the weekend of 21 and 22 September, to celebrate its heritage, community and history as part of National Heritage Open Days.

Torbay Council's Cabinet support a short film made by the Doves Group

News release PR132 - published on 16 September 2019

Torbay Council’s Cabinet is supporting a group of young people who have recently made a short film in conjunction with the Children’s Society.

Launch of International Agatha Christie Festival and Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait

News release PR7886 - published on 13 September 2019

IACF 2019 launched at Torre Abbey on Wednesday 11 September to coincide with the museum’s exhibition - Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait.

Don't become a victim - training resource is launched to safeguard young people from scams

News release PR6 - published on 12 September 2019

A free training resource, designed to help safeguard children and young people from scams, has been launched by Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards today.

Mothers who Make comes to Torre Abbey Museum

News release PR7884 - published on 11 September 2019

A collective of local artists, who are mothers, are bringing a national initiative to Torre Abbey Museum from Thursday 19 September.

Trust formed to help raise funds for the restoration of Oldway Mansion

News release PR7881 - published on 11 September 2019

Significant steps have been made toward securing the future of Oldway Mansion and grounds.

Have your say on your town’s future

News release PR7882 - published on 10 September 2019

A new consultation into new town councils is now open. But before you respond please fully explore what town councils could mean for you and your community.

Forthcoming Road Resurfacing Works

News release PR7883 - published on 10 September 2019

A number of carriageway reconstruction and resurfacing roadworks are planned across Torbay this autumn.

Torbay welcomes Towns Fund announcement

News release PR1884 - published on 6 September 2019

Torbay Council, TDA and Torbay Together welcome the invitation for Torquay to develop proposals for a new multi-million pound Towns Fund announced by Government today.

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