Don’t forget we have a Facebook page for discussions. ‘Like’ the page and feel free to start a relevant discussion, it’s a good place for debate and spreading ideas. Torquay NP on Facebook


The website recently passed 1,000 views. It’s great to see people engaging and equates to around 20 people a day having a nosey around. I hope some of the people who have viewed the site are also coming along to the Forum, remember the next meeting is Tuesday 4th September at 6:30pm in Torbay Yacht […]

Community Plans

The draft plans for the two focus groups and the for 5 of the community partnerships are available in the downloads section. This is the first chance to comment on what the groups have been working on. There is still an opportunity for these to be changed and refined or have new ideas added. This […]

Castle Circus

Castle Circus is an area that has been identified in the Neighbourhood Plan as an area that needs improvement. Torquay Town Centre Company are giving retailers an opportunity to have a stall outside Town Hall as part of a scheme to make the area more vibrant, populated and better utilised. If you are interested see […]

Forum Application

We are now entering the final stages of being formally recognised as the Neighbourhood Forum for Torquay. In this weeks Herald Express, Torbay Council has advertised our application (alongside Paignton’s and Brixham’s) as required by the regulations. There is a 6 week consultation period where members of the public are able to contact the council […]

Prince’s Foundation Report

Following a successful second meeting with the Prince’s Foundation they have issued their report on the day. There are some interesting points and a few things that we perhaps need to pick up on. Please have a look through as we will be discussing it at the next Forum meeting. Princes Foundation Report (Torquay)

Local Plan

On Tuesday evening, Susie and Mike attended the Torbay Neighbourhood Plan Reference Group. This is a group that meets roughly once a month and comprises board members of the three plans and a selection of councillors and planning officers. At this meeting the council gave us the Contents and Executive Summary of the Local Plan. […]