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  1. Torbay Council has awarded the Torbay Community Development Trust (TCDT) £95,000 to facilitate the running of the community bus routes 60, 65 and a replacement for the 67.   The bus services will benefit Paignton, Brixham and Torquay residents, many of whom rely on bus services to go shopping or access vital local services like … Continued

  2. One week on from Storm Emma and the adverse weather conditions, work is continuing on Torbay’s recovery programme to repair the significant damage it caused. Torbay Council has set up a Recovery Co-ordination Group that is meeting daily to address and prioritise work so it can repair as much as possible by the Easter bank … Continued

  3. Hear and now Story Recording – Bringing people together and stories to life across Torbay. Click to find out dates and details of how to book a session.

  4. Torbay Council is prepared to deal with any problems caused by the snow and ice forecast in the next few days. Highways, Public Health, Adult Social Care and Housing Options Team have all activated plans to deal with any issue the weather may bring. The Emergency Planning team has been attending multi-agency preparedness meetings which … Continued

  5. Word on Tour

    Literature Works presents Word on Tour – A 28 date live literature tour. Torquay Library – 28 February, 2018. Paignton Library – 14th March, 2018. Brixham Library – 21st March, 2018. Tickets £5 each

  6. Creating a Strategic Fundraising Plan course at at Paignton Library on Monday 26th March from 9-30 am to 1 pm. This course is designed for fundraisers from small charities who wish to develop a plan to access support from a range of funders. By the end of the session fundraisers will be able to : … Continued

  7. Torbay Trustee’s Network

    The next Trustees’ Network will take place on Wednesday 28th February, 4pm – 6pm, at the Chelston Manor.     The Torbay Trustees’ Network is an informal gathering of current trustees within Torbay (and their equivalents in Community Interest Companies and Social Enterprises- e.g. advisory board members) to share experiences and learning, seek advice and give … Continued

  8. 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

  9. 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