Torbay's longest-serving non-Conservative MP has announced he won't be putting himself forward as the Liberal Democrat candidate on 8 June.Read the full story ›
Bus cuts in Torbay have left some residents feeling cut off and stranded, now relying on expensive taxis to get around.Read the full story ›
Up to 80 guests had to be evacuated from a Devon hotel after a large-scale fire broke out in the basement.Read the full story ›
Tall ships are lining up in Torbay for the start of a 10,000 mile race across the Atlantic. They're due to leave around 2pm to head for the official start line some five miles offshore.
The vessels will first head to Sines in Portugal and then race to Bermuda. Then they will head north to Boston, USA and on to Canada, where they will converge on Quebec City, to celebrate Canada 150 – the anniversary of the Canadian confederation. After that, the ships vessels sail to Nova Scotia before racing back to the final port of Le Havre in France.
The Rendez-vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta is organised by Sail Training International.The whole event is scheduled to take five months.
The first callout of the year for the coastguard in Torbay was to rescue a dog which had fallen down a cliff and into a rabbit hole.Read the full story ›
Do you feel lonely? You are more likely to be so if you are elderly and it can even affect your health. But a simple tea dance can helpRead the full story ›
The Spires College in Torquay has an annual Summer School to help with the transition between primary and secondary school.Read the full story ›
New Business Improvement District approved for the English Riviera to increase visitor numbers and ensure future prosperity.Read the full story ›
Some firms in Torbay are fighting plans to use business rates to support a tourism promotion campaign for the Riviera.Read the full story ›