Torbay Civic Society has objected to the development of a crazy gold course, including potential Aztec and ancient history, holes in Abbey Park gardens.
Unforeseen costs and consultancy fees are being blamed on the increased cost of Paignton Library and community hub.
Dog mess is a big issues in Torbay, and the summonse which resulted in a £150 fine for an owner who refused to pick up after his pet should send warning signals throughout the Bay that the council is getting tough.
A new book co-written by a Devon-based scientist is set to become the handbook for zoo conservationists of the future.
Torbay Council is looking into buying the Crossways shopping centre in Paignton.