Local News

Operation Banner - 50th Anniversary Marked in Paignton

Veterans and members of the Royal British Legion today gathered for a service at Paignton's War Memorial to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Op Banner, the deployment of UK Armed Forces to Northern Ireland during the troubles.

Fire Cover Campaign

The campaign against proposals to downgrade Torbay’s Fire Cover has picked up some pace this week.

Kevin Welcomes Barton Nursery Funding Boost

Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster has welcomed today’s  announcement Barton Hill Academy, Torquay has been successful in securing funding from the School Nurseries Capital Fund (SNCF).

Let’s Work Together In The Interests Of Our Bay.

Torbay's MP Kevin Foster has today (Friday 17th May 2019) given his reaction to news a coalition of Liberal Democrat and Independent Councillors will take over the administration of Torbay Council.

Brexit Update from Kevin Foster MP

Dear Resident,

Over recent weeks I have received hundreds of new emails, letters, phone calls and messages from residents across Torbay each giving me their view about what should happen next in relation to Brexit.

Kevin Welcomes Figures Showing SW Exports Have Risen

Press Release

Date: 10 March 2019

New figures show businesses across the South West exported £21,465 million worth of goods in 2018, an increase of 30.5% since 2015.

Over the last three years, there have been 895 more businesses exporting across the South West.