An action packed TBF event last month with 63 people at the Riviera Centre. Thank you to everyone who supported, especially Gold sponsors, Cavanna Homes – welcome to their new MD, Graham Tucker – and our new Silver, JR PAT Testing.

Steve Reynolds gave a moving tribute to our friend and loyal supporter, Ronnie Halden who sadly passed away on 12th December. Our love and wishes to his wife, Pippa Craddock & family and also to Simon Beer & the BigWave Marketing team.

Charlie Allansen took the ‘Community Slot’. Having seen a surgeon perform operations using a mobile phone light due to lack of power after the invasion, Charlie wants to source generators to provide heat and light to the Ukrainian people. Trevor Bartlett from The Blue Sea Company is kindly providing the transport so Charlie is looking at anyone who can donate either money or generators. His page is

Steve and Jim Parker then discussed the concept behind Torbay Story – having Pride in the Place and People and sharing positive stories from around the Bay – see