Torquay’s Living Coasts is aiming for a world record bid to create the world’s biggest origami giant penguin. The bid will take place on Thursday, November 18, Guinness World Record Day, in the run-up to Torquay’s Christmas Festival and Christmas Lights Switch On event, on Saturday, November 20
The consultation process has begun for the Torquay Harbour Area Action Plan
Wales rugby fan Ryan Marshall from Torquay won a day in the life of an international rugby player at the Millennium Stadium training with Wales national coaches and rugby heroes Scott Quinnell and Tom Shanklin.
Conservation Volunteers at the Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust, which runs Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Living Coasts in Torquay and Newquay Zoo in Cornwall, have notched up more than 1,000 days in total volunteering from November 2008 to October 2009
Torquay’s coastal zoo Living Coasts, won Best All-Round Seaside Attraction, and was running up in the Best Marine Conservation category, at the magazine awards.
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Living Coasts in Torquay have picked up prizes at the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums awards.
Torbay Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) has proved that despite tight financial constraints it has been able to handle more enquiries than ever during the credit crunch and increased household incomes by over £1m for Torbay residents.
Torquay’s £20 million redevelopment ‘may not be as beneficial in regeneration as some might imagine’
Redevelopment plans of Torquay harbourside to be reworked after design review panels air concerns