Torbay Council has won a Green Apple environmental award for its work promoting the use of real nappies as an alternative to disposable nappies.
Torbay MP Adrian Sanders will question Health Ministers today over NHS practices which have seen the cost of some drugs rise by 1,000 per cent.
Torbay Development Agency chairman John Richards is calling on businesses to lobby government for the funds to secure the South Devon Link Road
The Coalition Government has announced Local Government Allocations for the next financial year. Torbay will receive a cut of 3.44 per cent in its spending power.
Torbay MP Adrian Sanders will oppose government plans to cull bagders in an attempt to tackle bovine TB. He says: “We all wish to tackle the issue of bovine TB, however, the evidence gathered on culling has shown that the likelihood of killing every infected badger is very slim, in fact there is a great chance of causing these badgers to flee for safety and spread the disease further.
Torbay MP Adrian Sanders is supporting the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) on World Arthritis Day in calling for improvements in services for people with rheumatoid arthritis.