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Another cruise ship has joined the duo of Holland America Line cruise vessels in the Bay of Torbay. Yesterday saw the arrival of MS Zaandam.  There are now 6 ships in the armada of ships off Torbay’s coastline, Westerdam, Volendam, Zaandam (Holland America Line), P & O Azura, P & I Ventura and The Queen […]

Yet another cruise ship has joined the armada of ships currently anchored up off the coast of Torbay. This morning saw the arrival of MS Volendam, a Holland America Line cruise liner. MS Volendam now joins the other ships being the P & O Ventura, P & O Azura, and its sister ship the Westerdam, […]

Teignmouth Hospital, which opened in 1954 is now under serious threat of closure.  A consultation is running till the end of October making for views on the future of health and care services in the area.  People in Teignmouth and Dawlish are being asked what they think about moving services from Teignmouth Community Hospital into […]

If you look in the sky this evening in a north-easterly direction at around 6:30pm, you will see this month’s ‘harvest moon’, the name given to the full moon in the month of late September / early October, although this month has 2 full moons, with October being the month of the ‘Blue Moon’ at […]

It has been reported that the popular bar and restaurant Appleby’s in Torquay has been forced to close its doors under the instruction of NHS Track and Trace. Appleby’s, Torquay has posted a ‘Temporary Closure Notice’ on its website and Facebook page. Track and trace have advised a person attending Appleby’s Saturday 26/09/20 has tested […]

Newton Abbot’s brand-new museum opens for the first time on Saturday 3rd October. Newton’s Place, the stunning £2.2 million Museum and Community Hub, will also be the new home for the Town Council and will include community space.Among the treasures on display at the museum will be the prehistoric Milber Votives, tiny cast figures that […]

The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth has finally reopened its doors for the first time since the UK was put into a coronavirus lockdown. On-site capacity has been capped to allow for social distancing and face coverings will be required in queue areas and in the gift shop.The charity says visitors will still be able to […]

  Cinemas across the country have now re-opened to the General Public and business is picking up. Vue began a phased reopening of its cinemas across the country on Friday 7th August, with tickets going on sale for the first ten sites on Thursday 30th July and opened its Torbay site on the 26th August […]

The Palace Theatre in Paignton successfully hosted a socially distanced concert yesterday afternoon, in order to raise money for the Theatre, which has been closed for a considerable period of time due to the covid-19 pandemic. The event was organised by Talented local musician, piano teacher and music festival organiser, Chris Blurton, who first performed […]

A fundraising concert in aid of the Palace Theatre in Paignton is taking place on Sunday 27 September. Talented local musician, piano teacher and music festival organiser, Chris Blurton, who first performed on the Paignton stage as a child thirty years ago, has organised a socially distanced afternoon concert to support the theatre’s ongoing fundraising […]

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