Community Projects

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Invitation to Torbay Mayor’s Forum

An escapee from London, I’ve lived in the Torbay for seven years now and I’m constantly bemused by headlines about building and renovation plans for the area, from Paignton’s Oldway Mansion, decayin…

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 …

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Healthwatch Torbay and NHS Automation

HEALTHWATCH TORBAY AND NHS AUTOMATION The NHS could free up £12.5bn worth of frontline time through investing in a far-reaching programme of automation, according to a new report, and a further £6bn …

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Healthwatch visit to Torquay Academy

HEALTHWATCH VISIT TO TORQUAY ACADEMY As I’ve recently reported, Healthwatch Torbay, our local independent charity ensuring that people have their say on local health and social care services, has bee…