Do you want to be part of the exciting new Torbay Culture Board?

News release PR4925 - published on 23 December 2014

A long term local cultural strategy is calling for people from all walks of life to get involved in shaping the Bay as part of a new Torbay Culture Board.

Sutton Seeds management buy-out support

News release PR4923 - published on 22 December 2014

As part of a management buy-out deal from Limagrain through Vilmorin & Co, which took effect from 1 December, we are providing financial support to Torbay-based Sutton Seeds.

Bus Pass Hotlisting to start in Torbay

News release PR4917 - published on 19 December 2014

From Monday 2 February 2015, across Torbay and the wider South West, councils will be switching on Hotlisting for the English National Concessionary Travel Passes (Bus Pass).

Christmas, the perfect time to recycle!

News release PR4918 - published on 19 December 2014

Torbay Council is taking steps to remind people of the importance of recycling and the materials that can be recycled over the Christmas period.

Torquay Town Centre Access Improvement scheme

News release PR4913 - published on 17 December 2014

On Wednesday 7 January 2015, Torbay Council is holding a public exhibition for the proposals to change traffic flow in Torquay town centre and local businesses and residents are invited to come along to review the proposed plans.

Torbay Bikeability scheme receives Government funding

News release PR4910 - published on 16 December 2014

Government funding for cycle training will enable Torbay Council to train an extra 500 primary school children during this financial year.

Festive Christmas Cycle Ride

News release PR4911 - published on 16 December 2014

To round off a year of successful cycling in style, Torbay Council and British Cycling are hosting a free Christmas Cycle Ride at Torbay Velopark, Clennon Valley in Paignton.

BSO returns to the Bay for third consecutive year with tickets for children only £1

News release PR4912 - published on 16 December 2014

BSO returns to the Bay for third consecutive year due to its popularity with tickets for children only £1 The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (BSO) returns to the Bay again on Friday 9 January 2015.

Torbay’s Public Health Team warns of unpredictable flu season and urges free take up of flu vaccination

News release PR4908 - published on 12 December 2014

Torbay’s Public Health Team is supporting Public Health England’s national seasonal flu campaign by encouraging uptake of the flu vaccine amongst the most at-risk groups.

Council Closures During The Festive Period

News release PR4909 - published on 12 December 2014

Torbay Council has announced details of service availability over the Christmas and New Year period.

Street Wardens share spirit of Christmas

News release PR4907 - published on 10 December 2014

Older people from Watcombe and Hele in Torquay, and Queen Elizabeth Drive and Foxhole in Paignton, will be tucking into a free Christmas meal thanks to Torbay Council’s Street Wardens and some generous local sponsors.

Cultural Strategy launched for Torbay and its communities - Enjoy, talk, do, be

News release PR4904 - published on 9 December 2014

Torbay Council and Torbay Development Agency have facilitated, with public funding from Arts Council England, the development of a ten-year cultural strategy which is calling for people from all walks of life to get involved.

Torbay Mayor's Fund

News release PR4901 - published on 8 December 2014

Torbay’s Mayor Gordon Oliver is once again making his annual pledge of giving half of his salary to charitable groups.

StreetGames comes to Torbay

News release PR4898 - published on 5 December 2014

Torbay Council is pleased to announce that it has been successful in gaining the StreetMark accreditation and can now deliver StreetGames across Torbay.

Tributes for Jeanette Richards

News release PR4899 - published on 5 December 2014

Torbay’s Mayor Gordon Oliver said: “It is with great sadness that we have learnt that Councillor Jeanette Richards passed away on Tuesday 4 December.

#StaySafe this Christmas

News release PR4897 - published on 4 December 2014

Torbay Council’s Community Safety Team and Devon and Cornwall Police are urging residents to avoid advertising their festive holiday plans, and expensive new gifts, on social media this Christmas.

Torbay Civic Carol Concert

News release PR4895 - published on 2 December 2014

Torbay’s Brass Band and the Rotary Club of Babbacombe & St Marychurch will once again be supporting the Bay’s annual Civic Carol Concert taking place on Tuesday 9 December at the Riviera International Conference Centre (RICC).

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