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Strutting Your Stuff in Torbay!

Heather Devonish doesn’t just want to dance her way into her fifties, she wants to do it in public with as many other people as possible! She’s hoping that on Monday, October 15th at 8.45 like-…

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Get Involved with Ageing Well!

The fourth annual Ageing Well Festival is coming  very soon (Saturday 20th October, 10am-6pm, Paignton Community and  Sports Academy in Borough Road) and there are  several ways you can play a par…

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It’s All Happening at Ageing Well 2018

With just six weeks to go it’s all hands on deck as preparations for this year’s Ageing Well Festival move into their final busy stages. ‘We have a superb line up alongside the Ageing Well’s Got Ta…

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Have Your Say on Health and Wellbeing!

How about a chance to have your say on plans to improve our wellbeing in the next few years? The Director of Public Health for Torbay’s draft Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy has just been publish…

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Wonderful Art in Brixham

  BRIXHAM’S WONDERFUL ART I called into the Brixham Art Society’s summer exhibition the other day  and was enormously impressed by the quality of work on display. From hyper-realism (in…

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Fun Summer Projects from Eat That Frog

Paignton’s ‘Eat that Frog’ are promoting two fun-sounding - and informative - summer projects. Frogs and Tadpoles 'Give your baby a great start in life!' they say. 'Learn about cooking and nutrit…

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Healthy Learning Goes Live!

  Torbay Healthy Learning goes live! Torbay Healthy Learning is a new Public Health programme to help nurseries, schools and further education settings deliver health & wellbeing fo…

‘Imagine Torbay’ Summer Season

  The 'IMAGINE TORBAY' MULTICULTURAL GROUP has announced another busy summer season of events for all the family – and Everybody’s Welcome! Those events include: WEDS 25.07.2018 2.00…

Blooming Art in Babbacombe

      Based at the Healthwatch stall in during Babbacombe Fayre last week I had the chance to talk to people about what we do and to hear about their ideas and concerns. Mo…

A BUSY SUMMER FOR SQUIRCLE ARTS

SQUIRCLE ARTS ​Working with Healthwatch Torbay and writing a regular column  in the Torbay Times means coming across all sorts of events and activities run by community groups and others across busy …

SCAMS AWARENESS

SCAMS AWARENESS Do you know your vishing, from your phishing and smishing? Scams Awareness Month lifts the lid off the latest scams The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has reported a 7 per cent…