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  1. The Women on the Run group are starting up in Torbay and are looking for new members to join their fun and exciting sports group.  The group is aimed at ladies who have never run before or perhaps not for a long time. The beginner 0-5k meet at 9am every Saturday from Plainmoor Swimming Pool in Torquay.  … Continued

  2. The Torbay Bipolar Support group have recently released their July newsletter and have made it available to the public. The letter states details about their recent meetings as well as information about upcoming events withing the organisation. The newsletter is an interesting read and would be beneficial for those wishing to keep up to date … Continued

  3. Devon Recovery Learning Community are offering a free ‘Wild Things’ Summer program for anyone interested in developing and recovering their mental health. The program offers six challenging and adventurous courses which will help improve mental health whilst having fun at the same time. The courses include coasteering, Taiko drumming, kayaking, sea  fishing, wild camping on Dartmoor … Continued

  4. Torbay Community Development Trust are offering a free workshop called Community Connections on the 22nd June. The workshop is designed to help participants boost their confidence, social skills and help maintain working relationships. The workshop will be running at Endeavour House in Torquay and will benefit those looking to connect with with people they are working … Continued

  5. Torquay United Inspirations are starting a third male Football team based at Torquay Academy on Monday evenings for players with learning, sensory or physical disabilities. All coaches are FA Qualified and have a CRB check. This will be every Monday (starting Monday 6th June 2016), 7.30pm – 8.30pm, Adults (male and female, ages 16 and above), … Continued

  6. Hello everyone, First an update on the 60 &61 bus routes. On 20th April about 150 people turned up to hear Mark King’s proposals for saving the bus route 60 & 61. Thank goodness the weather was kind so we were able to meet in the open, there being far too many to fit in … Continued

  7. “One channel – great conversations”. In terms of parity of esteem for physical and mental health, this web channel is easy to access, and deals with health, wellbeing and lifestyles. For more information and to have a listen visit Hiblio.   The topics for May 2016 include: Autism Alert Card Scheme: 11/05/2016 at 2pm; with … Continued

  8.   The May 2016 edition of Torbay Bipolar Support Group’s newsletter has been released.  Please find the 7 page newsletter here. For more information on Bipolar UK visit their website at www.bipolaruk.org