South Devon AC runners cool off with a beer following hot Totnes 10k Members Public

More than 400 runners competed in the Totnes 10K on yet another extremely hot summer's day, writes TOM ATWILL. The race alongside the River Teign and around the ground of Dartington is hosted by the Teignbridge Trotters and is always well attended, to be clear SDAC attendance at the event

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QLM bring their Quantum-enabled technology to EPIC Members Public

Photonics technology company QLM is expanding with a move to lab space in Paignton’s EPIC Centre. The move will enable QLM to access EPIC’s £2.5 million of prototyping capability, a classified cleanroom and have closer interaction with their partners Bay Photonics. QLM Technology, with operations in Bristol,

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'We looked a bit naive out there' - Gary Johnson on defeat at Bromley Members Public

A frustrated Gary Johnson was in no mood to sweeten his message to Torquay United's younger players after the sending-off of defender Ross Marshall proved the turning-point in a 1-0 defeat at Bromley on Tuesday night. The result followed a 0-0 draw at home to Oldham Athletic and a backs-to-the-wall

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The Gulls suffer first defeat of the season away at Bromley Members Public

BROMLEY 1 TORQUAY UNITED 0 by a Special Correspondent More top-drawer goalkeeping from Mark Halstead kept them in the game, but the sending-off of defender Ross Marshall midway through the second half proved too much for Torquay United as they lost for the first time this season at all-weather Hayes

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Ukrainian guests start new chapter for life in Bay Members Public

Local Ukrainians in the Bay have received sets of dual language books to help with their understanding of the English language. It is thanks to Torbay-Ukraine Support Community Interest Company. The books are a collection of stories and fables and are all wonderfully illustrated. The origins of some of the

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Tales from Storyteller: Celebrity ghost stories Members Public

David Phillips, Tales from The Storyteller:I love a good opportunity to have a boogie. Once a month, for nearly the past year, my partner, Sarah, and I, have been attending the Computer World club nights held at The Lawns social club in Taunton. They are hosted by Jeremy and

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Norrms McNamara: It’s hard to believe that anybody can feel so lost Members Public

Norrms McNamara, founder of the Purple Angel dementia awareness campaign: Have you ever felt as if you are lost? I mean, really lost? I don’t mean you have forgotten where you are going or what you were doing, or taken the wrong turn, but lost within yourself? I will

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PREVIEW: TUFC head to Bromley still missing senior pros Members Public

The teams which Torquay United manager Gary Johnson fielded against Oldham Athletic (0-0) and FC Halifax Town (1-0) in the first two games of the season were far removed from the line-ups which he envisaged when he drew up his new-look squad in mid-summer. But managers seldom get to pick

Dave Thomas
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