The GiffGaff Network is down right across the UK Due to a power failure due to a burst water pipe at one of their suppliers centres.
Are you coming up to retirement or ever wondered what you might get up to when you leave full-time employment? Well how about taking up Alan’s hobby…build your own motor caravan!
Alan, a resident of Shiphay with the Willows and an active member of the community as an Executive of the Willows Community Association, has spent [...]
The last few weeks have seen some of the hottest days of the year so far here in sunny Torbay. Shorts, t-shirts, sunglasses and one or two holiday makers, with that familiar confused look, trying to get their bearings have all been spotted.
When the sun shines and warmth is in the air, South Devon and [...]
On my last post I uploaded a photo and asked if you could find the 16 faces, how did you get on? Seeing faces in this photo is quite subjective, you may have seen a different number of faces to a friend, or another reader. The reason for this is, as humans our brains are [...]
Well here’s a little introduction all about me. I thought that would be a good place to start, seeing as this is my first post for Talk Torbay. My name is Chris Batchelor, I’m a hypnotherapy and NLP practitioner based in Torquay. I help people with all sorts of personal change issues including, stopping smoking, losing [...]
This is a standard procedure paramedics follow at the scene of an accident when they come across your cell phone.
ICE – ‘In Case of Emergency’
We all carry our mobile phones with names & numbers stored in its memory but nobody, other than ourselves, knows which of these numbers belong to our closest family or [...]
As a nation of shoppers, our love affair with online shopping shows no sign of abating. According to the e-retail industry group IMRG, (Interactive Medial in Retail Group) we spent £6.4 billion buying online in November, up from £5.3 billion in the same month last year.
But there’s still much that e-commerce websites can learn [...]
Guest Post by Mel Menzies – www.melmenzies.co.uk
My daughter was in her early twenties when she found herself in debt. She had a prestigious job in Torquay and developed a sophisticated taste in clothes. Pretty soon, the temptations of a certain upmarket shoe store became rather too much for her. When the management [...]