Tag Archives: Torbay

Roadshow inspires Devon to ‘get composting’

More than 1,000 pledges to recycle food waste were made by residents visiting one of the 11 composting roadshows across Devon.

Posted on: 15 November 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

Help us to keep women with learning disabilities healthy

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in the UK and women with a learning disability are the least likely to attend screenings, even though it can save their life.

Posted on: 29 September 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Identity theft reaches epidemic levels. Guard your personal details.

Identity theft is reaching epidemic levels, warns fraud prevention group, Cifas. Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards offers advice on how to help avoid identity theft.

Posted on: 23 August 2017 | Posted in: Community | 8 Comments
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Scams targeting young people on social media warning

Cyber fraud is 16 per cent of all crime and young people being targeted through social media

Posted on: 4 July 2017 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

£30million to help older people regain their independence

The money, over three years, will to help people get back on their feet after leaving hospital.

Posted on: 15 June 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | 1 Comment

Devon pledges to compost more

More than 2,000 pledges to recycle food waste has been made by Devon residents, thanks to a prize draw.

Posted on: 10 May 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Community champions honoured

Eight of community volunteers were presented with British Empire Medal’s by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Devon, David Fursdon.

Posted on: 21 April 2017 | Posted in: Community

Trading Standards merger approved by Cabinet

Extending Devon and Somerset’s shared service to include Torbay would give all three councils ‘greater clout’

Posted on: 8 March 2017 | Posted in: Community

South Devon Highway wins major industry award

The South Devon Link Road project has won two major honours at the Institution of Civil Engineering (ICE) South West annual awards

Posted on: 12 July 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Pauline Barker, the woman behind a poster campaign to encourage people to enjoy being healthy outdoors

Making the most of our natural health service

Meet the woman behind a poster campaign to encourage people to enjoy being healthy outdoors. Pauline is an exceptional role model for those of us who want to feel a bit healthier and have a more positive approach to life.

Posted on: 17 June 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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