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  1. A Torbay charity has warned of the ‘dire consequences’ of proposed swatheing cuts to its budget proposed by Torbay Council. The Torbay Community Development Trust (TCDT) is worried about the impact the proposals would have on local voluntary organisations and community groups if its council funding is cut next year from £60,000 to zero. TCDT … Continued

  2. Dance in Devon Workshops!

    All aboard! Creative dance and movement workshops for early years. A playful movement and dance class suitable for parents/carers with children. The sessions are inclusive, we welcome disabled children under 11 and non-disabled children under 5. PAIGNTON LIBRARY Children’s Library 22 Station Lane, Paignton TQ4 5AR TUESDAYS 9 Jan – 27 Mar 2018 10-10.45am BRIXHAM … Continued

  3. Bluebird Care Community Grant

    Bluebird Care Torbay are offering a grant of £500 to local community and voluntary groups in Torbay and the surrounding area. Groups must be providing support to people over the age of 65,or adults with a mental illness,physical disabilities or learning disabilities. Details can be found at: http://www.bluebirdcare.co.uk/torbay/about-us/community/bluebird-care-community-grant  

  4. Ordinary Art Festival

    Curated by learning disabled young people, Ordinary Art is a new festival drawing together the work of artists with labels from across the South West. Friday 16th February – Family Day Saturday 17th February – Teens Day Two Days of: Exploring Identity Comic – Fest Music Big Band Taiko Drumming Open Orchestra Steampunk Masked Ball … Continued

  5. Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed. Saturday 3 March – Sunday 3 June From ruffians to royalty; from sailors to socialites; from pilgrims to punks: tattoos have been etched into bodies throughout British history. Now a stunning new exhibition is coming to Torre Abbey Museum, which promises to get under the skin of this worldwide phenomenon. … Continued

  6. I am pleased to announce that we will be holding our annual Family Fun Day at Brixham Rugby Club on the 23rd June from 11.30 am to 4 pm. The event is to raise disability awareness, fundraise for our home and bring together our community.  There will be a bouncy castle, live music, hot food, licensed … Continued