Local News

Saturday, 1 March, 2014

Lord Hill, Leader of the House of Lords this week visited Devon Studio School in Torquay.

Friday, 17 January, 2014

Conservatives Welcome Government Green Light for Plymouth and South West Peninsula City Deal 

Sunday, 22 December, 2013

Kevin Foster has welcomed the Government announcement of an extra £2.35 billion to create more school places, with over £6.7m on its way to the bay.

Saturday, 14 December, 2013

Extra Support For Disadvantaged Children Across The Bay As £2.5bn Pupil Premium Package Announced Nationally.

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013

Conservative Reaction to Torbay “Takeover” Claims And Lib Dem Call For Council Mergers

Thursday, 26 September, 2013

Kevin Foster, Conservative Parliamentary Spokesman for Torbay, has today (Friday 27th September 2013) welcomed news that the Government has approved £1,050,000 of Pinch Point Funding for the bay as part of an £80m investment package nationally.

Friday, 23 August, 2013

Kevin Foster, Conservative Parliamentary Spokesman for Torbay, has today welcomed news that the Government will extend the Coastal Communities Fund into 2014-15, but warned work to improve the bay’s economy could be undone by a Tourist Tax planned by Labour.

Thursday, 11 July, 2013

The Conservative Parliamentary Spokesman for Torbay, Kevin Foster, has given his reaction to the vote by members of Devon and Somerset Fire Authority to downgrade Fire Cover at Torquay Fire Station.

Friday, 5 July, 2013

Questions to be answered about how proposed cut to the bay’s fire cover would have affected response to Paignton Fire ahead of crucial Fire Authority vote.

Friday, 28 June, 2013

The Secretary of State For Education, Michael Gove MP, today (Friday 28th June 2013) visited Ellacombe Academy in Torquay to see for himself the improvements made by a local school since its conversion to academy status.