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Thank you NHS

Thank you NHS

Our thanks once again to Chris Knights from Torbay & South Devon Foundation NHS Trust for updating everyone on the mammoth redevelopment project at the hospital at last month’s TBF breakfast.  It was fascinating to hear the complexity of the £370m project...

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Riviera Connect 2023

Riviera Connect 2023

Thank you to everyone who attended the first ever Riviera Connect 2023 - a great exhibition which is a combination of the TBF’s Torbay Business Festival and the ERBID’s Tourism Exhibition - bringing all local businesses together.  Not only was it a whole lot of...

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Big Thanks…

Big Thanks…

...to Mike Smith from the Venus Company who was our guest speaker at the last Torbay Business Forum meeting on 3rd Oct, talking about Sustainability in their beach cafe portfolio of Broadsands Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea and East Portlemouth near Salcombe. Over 120...

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Torbay Jobs Fair – 20th Oct

Torbay Jobs Fair – 20th Oct

Torbay Jobs Fair will be returning on Friday 20th October 2023, 9am-12:30pm at Assembly Room, Torquay Town Hall, TQ1 3DR. This event is FREE and open to everyone and will give you the opportunity to recruit face to face, for all live vacancies you have. You will be...

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Big Thanks

Big Thanks

...to the team at TDA’s Levelling Up who were the guest speakers at the last Torbay Business Forum meeting on 5th Sept. 75 people came to the event to hear from Jed Stevensen about the £1.8m Govt funding projects, with Phil Halse from SWMAS talking about Net Zero...

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Big Thanks

Big Thanks

...to the team at Willmott Dixon who were the guest speakers at the last Torbay Business Forum meeting on 1st August at the Hampton by Hilton (thanks Jackie Kelly). Over 60 people came to the event to hear Rob Woolcock and Daffne Aguilar talk about the hotel...

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Big Thanks

Big Thanks

...to the team at Inter-Line Building Supplies who were the guest speakers at the last Torbay Business Forum meeting on 4th July. 60 people came to the event to hear Neil Robinson, Scott Thomas and Steve Vincent  explain how the family-owned business has grown to a...

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Volunteer Torbay!

Volunteer Torbay!

To mark Volunteers’ Week, there is a great new website called VolunteerTorbay.com  which encourages volunteers and signposts opportunities. During Covid a huge 1700 people in Torbay offered help to others and this initiative is designed to build on that.Helping others...

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Opportunity Knocks!

Opportunity Knocks!

Torbay Council has been awarded £1.7m over 3 years, to spend on local investment through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, part of the UK Government’s Levelling Up agenda. This fund is being used to support local businesses, boost opportunities for local people and...

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Party Time! Mercure, Paignton

Party Time! Mercure, Paignton

We are delighted to let you know that the team at the new Mercure Hotel in Paignton have invited all the TBF to experience the glitz and glamour of their ‘Nostalgic Seaside Extravaganza’ event, to celebrate the grand opening of the hotel on Friday 23rd June at...

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