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  1. Torbay Libraries are to celebrate the written, sung and spoken word in upcoming events presented by Literature Works. Word on Tour, an Arts Council funded 26-date live literature tour of the region’s libraries will stop at Torquay, Paignton and Brixham, where each event will showcase two writers. Councillor Richard Haddock, Executive Lead for Customer Services … Continued

  2. Torbay Timebank Workshop

    Come along to find out more about the Torbay Timebank. Learn how you can sign up, make offers or requests and exchange time. Meet your local Community Builder and find out more about connecting with your community. For more information contact Seema, Community Builder for Goodrington and Roselands on 07703 715226 or Friday 16th … Continued

  3. #TorbayTattooTales

    Come along to Positive People’s FREE creative afternoon workshop inspired by all things Tattoo. Does your tattoo have a story? This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an upcoming Tattoo Exhibition at Torre Abbey. Wednesday 28th February, 2018 from 2pm-4pm at Torre Abbey.  


    SPREAD THE WORD At last there’s a Literary Festival that allows you to participate instead of just attending. So how do you showcase your own talents? Sasha Fenton and Jan Budkowski designed Stellium Litfest 2018 to give ordinary people in the writing, artistic and creative worlds a golden opportunity to promote their work, display their … Continued

  5. Veterans Lunch Club

    A chance to meet new friends while relaxing and enjoying a lovely lunch At St Marychurch & Babbacombe Conservative Club, 29 Manor Road, Torquay, TQ1 3JX On 1st Friday of the month 12 noon to 2pm 2nd March 6th April 4th May 1st June 6th July 3rd August Main Meals starting from £6.50 For more … Continued

  6. Over 50’s Singles Night

    A chance to meet new friends at Corinthian Sailing Club Wednesday 14th March 8 pm £3 entry with nibbles.

  7. Torbay Volunteering Forum

        We are delighted to announce the next Torbay Volunteering Forum will take place on Thursday 22nd March from 9:30 am – 1:00 pm (including lunch).  The forum will take place at Brixham Rugby Club, Astley Park, Rea Barn Lane, Brixham   9:30 – 10 am:  Registration and refreshments 10 – 10:15 am: Welcome, … Continued

  8. Torquay Library News!

    Please note that Torquay Library will be closed to the public from 1.30pm until 4.30pm on Wednesdays 7and 28 February 2018.   These closures is to enable staff consultations to take place as part of our move towards Torbay’s library services being delivered and managed by Libraries Unlimited from April 2018.   We apologise for any temporary inconvenience this may … Continued

  9. Coastal Friends Launch Day

    Come along to our Coastal Friends launch day   We are a befriending service that aims to help people within the community who are isolated and lonely and could do with a friend. Free tea, coffee and soft drinks! Free sandwiches, cakes and nibbles! Crafty Fox Cafe n Hub 103 Foxhole Road Paignton TQ3 3SU … Continued