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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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Now Andy and Julian are going for a place in Europe Members Public

Torquay’s top 25 Boutique B&B is now looking to add a Euro award to its long list of titles. It has been nominated for the European tourism sustainability award “GrINN Awards 2022” – organised by Quartz Inn Hotels- in the category of Best Sustainable UK Accommodation. The award

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Jim Parker: Bay's on brink of new beginning... let’s not ruin it now Members Public

I have known Susie Colley for more years than I care to remember. She has never been one to, let’s say, hold back with her opinions and comments. As the current chairman of the Torquay Chamber of Commerce, she holds a position of responsibility and is the voice of

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Just what we need to make our Bay safe as well as beautiful Members Public

A ‘present’ from the Home Office, and worth more than £1 million, has given the Bay just the lift it needed. It has been announced that Torbay Council and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly have secured more than £1.

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Becky is simply a Naturally Inspiring Rising Star Members Public

A former teacher is in line for a top ‘Rising Star’ award for her work with children in the Bay. Becky Thompson, Torbay children’s services divisional director of safeguarding, has been recognised as a finalist in the Rising Star category in this year’s Local Government Chronicle Awards. The

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