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2013-08-19 23:04:52

Author Elizabeth Emberton exposes past corruption, intrigue in UK healthcare system. Torquay, England (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Elizabeth Emberton exposes

2008-10-12 00:00:17

St matthias Church is putting on a 'extravaganza' as part of its celebrations of its 150th anniversary. Mark Lord-Lear, who is directing the son et lumiere show, explained there will be lighting, live music, a 75-strong choir, and a live band as well as the Bishop of Exeter taking a leading role.

2008-10-11 00:00:18

Edited highlights of the Torbay's Got Talent final are proving a big hit on the web. Video from the Babbacombe Theatre event can be found online at www.thisissouthdevon.co.uk along with a slideshow of pictures.

2008-10-07 00:00:34

By HANNAH TAYLOR Age Concern Torbay is inviting over 55s and carers to talk to Bay MP Adrian Sanders about care for older people. The event is being held at Brookfield House, Brookfield Close, Paignton, on Friday between 10.30am and 12.30pm.

2008-10-07 00:00:28

By NAOMI TOLLEY The deputy leader of the Lib Dems has given his backing to Bay MP Adrian Sanders - branding Mr Sanders' recent skirmish with a party activist as 'fierce defence of our party'. Vince Cable was in the Bay on a flying visit yesterday.

2008-10-07 00:00:26

By JONPAUL HEDGE It is second time lucky for 13-year-old Emily Kindon as she proved beyond all doubt that Torbay's Got Talent. The St Cuthbert Mayne schoolgirl beat off stiff competition in a tense, close-run final which saw the leaders change position several times.

2008-10-07 00:00:21

Tots were clambering over a brand new climbing frame after winning 25,000 Active Kids vouchers. Chudleigh Knighton Pre-school was the lucky winners of the vouchers handed out by Sainsbury's.

2008-10-05 00:00:24

A young man was taken to hospital after being attacked by a cow in a farmyard outside Newton Abbot yesterday. The air ambulance together with a land ambulance and rapid response vehicle attended the scene at Bickington just after 10.30am.

2008-10-05 00:00:11

Land at Beacon Cove could be cleared to allow for eight traditional, brightly painted beach huts, a kiosk and a communal shower hut.

2008-10-04 00:00:18

We have a treat for Eva Cassidy fans. We have five copies of her latest album 'Somewhere' to give away. Released on Blix Records, it contains 12 previously unreleased songs and is the first 'all new' album for five years.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.