News

A Boost For The Bay As Furlough Scheme Extended

Workers and businesses across Torbay have been given a boost after the Government announced the current furlough scheme would be extended by a further four months, with workers continuing to receive 80% of their current salary.

Fishing Support Scheme Announced

Given the impact of the current situation on the fishing industry in our bay Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster has welcomed a £10 million fund for England’s fishing and aquaculture sectors announced by the Government.

Waste Collection Pay Cut Proposal Binned

Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster has welcomed the announcement a proposed pay cut for some of Torbay’s bin collection staff he had branded as “appalling” has been binned.

£620,000 to Tackle Rough Sleeping in Torbay

Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster has welcomed news Torbay will receive an additional £620,000 to tackle rough sleeping this year to support some of the most vulnerable people in our community.

Schools Minister Visits Torbay

Schools Minister, Nick Gibb MP, visited Torbay after local MPs Kevin Foster and Anthony Mangnall invited him to hear directly from local Secondary Heads about the issues they are facing.