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Torbay Liberal Democrats work all year around to give a voice to local people. Our current campaigns include 'Save Oldway Mansion', our EU remain campaign '#InTogether' and more...

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Air show cost

Liberal Democrats on Torbay Council are set to reject a call by the Conservative-controlled council to bankroll the Torbay Air Show following its £250,000 loss this year.  The three year commitment would see the underwriting of the project to the tune of £211,000.  The opposition group on Torbay ...

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Government cuts behind location for new school claim Liberal Democrats

Running up legal bills as a consequence of failing a statutory duty to meet school place demand must be avoided, say Torbay’s Liberal Democrat councillors. The council will debate and decide on whether to give the go-ahead for a new primary school to be built off Brookfield Close on Thursday 21st...

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Putting sport first in the Bay

Liberal Democrats on Torbay Council are set to champion a proposal of peppercorn rents for non-commercial sports clubs up to a maximum cost of £500 a year. This was originally proposed by Torbay Sports Council.  Recently elected Liberal Democrat councillor for Tormohun Nick Pentney said: “Team sp...

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Totnes By Election

We only lost by 12 votes last time in October and we need all the help we can get up until polling day on Wednesday 27 July. 

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Air Show question denied

Air show question denied  Liberal Democrats on Torbay Council are furious that a question which was set to be tabled on 21 July 2016 about the loss making Torbay Air Show has been refused by the Conservative-controlled  council.  Liberal Democrat councillor for Tormohun,  Mandy Darling , said: “C...

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Football under the Spotlight at Torbay council

Football under the spotlight at Torbay Council Roger Stringer, Liberal Democrat councillor for the Watcombe ward, is set to challenge the council about the Stoodley Knowle playing pitch that has been out of use for 4 years due to holes appearing in the ground.   Councillor Stringer said: “This pi...

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EU Referendum - The Final Week's Activities

We are now just a week away from the EU referendum on June 23rd and here in Torbay we can be proud that we have been leading the way for the Remain campaign. But with a week to go, there is so much we can do. Can you can spare an hour, two hours, maybe more, whatever time you have available to he...

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Saturday 14th May Liberal Democrat EU Referendum National Action Day

In Torbay on Saturday 14th May, the Liberal Democrats are running street stalls for their #‎InTogether campaign. Please come along and help your local volunteers. Play your part in what is probably the most important political issue of the last 40 years and will determine the shape of our future....

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Double delight for Liberal Democrats in Torbay

The Liberal Democrats are celebrating a double victory in Torbay. Winning the Tormohun Council seat on Torbay, from the Conservatives,  with an almost 600 majority over the Tories and succeeding in their campaign to abolish the mayoral System Successful Liberal Democrat Council Candidate for Torm...

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Nick Pentney (Lib Dem) wins in Tormohun!

Nick Pentney has won the Tormohun by-election for the Lib Dems with 47% of the vote share and more than double the number of votes of our Conservative rivals. Well done to Nick and to everyone involved for all your hard work. Here are the official results:-

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