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  Torridge District Locality Statement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Torridge Community Safety Strategy 2002 recognises a priority for action to introduce measures to reduce the fear of crime locally, especially in the older population and to promote home security measures for the elderly members of the community e.g.
Torridge Millennium Volunteers (a project managed by Torridge Voluntary Services) have over 200 young people registered as volunteers and confirm a large number of 16/17 year olds living at home suffer from de-motivation and depression mainly due to their need to get away from family problems.
Torridge District Council is part of a multi-agency project group, developing proposals in consultation with the Housing Corporation, for a Foyer project in North Devon.
www.devon.gov.uk /supportingpeople/torridge-locstat.html   (5472 words)

 BBC - Devon Discovering Devon - Rivers - The Torridge
The River Torridge is in the north west of Devon and travels in a loop before joining the River Taw at Appledore and flowing into the Bristol Channel.
The River Torridge starts its winding journey near Hartland, in the north western corner of Devon.
This largely unspoilt part of Devon attracts thousands of visitors each year, and the Torridge is one the big draws for sightseers, canoeists, anglers and bird-watchers.
www.bbc.co.uk /devon/discovering/rivers/torridge.shtml   (544 words)

 Statutory Instrument 1999 No. 2472
any reference to the map is a reference to the map prepared by the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions marked "Map of the District of Torridge (Electoral Changes) Order 1999", and deposited in accordance with regulation 27 of the Local Government Changes for England Regulations 1994[3].
The areas of the new district wards are demarcated on the map described in article 1(3).
Prints of the map may be inspected at all reasonable times at the offices of the Torridge District Council and at the offices of the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions, 2nd Floor, Ashdown House, 123 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6DE.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si1999/19992472.htm   (1202 words)

 Torridge District Council - Housing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Torridge District Council has just over 600 garages available for rent.
Torridge District Council tenants and service users are connected to the Control Centre at Deane Helpline, Taunton.
Information about accommodation in Torridge which is provided by private landlords and how to apply for it.
www.torridge.gov.uk /index.cfm?articleid=818   (612 words)

 Torridge District Council - Sport & Leisure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Welcome to the Torridge Leisure and Recreation Web pages which are brought to you by the Leisure Services Team, which is part of the Regeneration Section of Torridge District Council which is headed by Mrs Vanessa Saunders.
We believe that all people who live, work in or visit Torridge should have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of sport and recreational activities and fulfil their sporting potential.
Torridge District Council own a number of leisure facilities across Torridge which are run under an agreement between Torridge District Council and a contractor.
www.torridge.gov.uk /index.cfm?articleid=523   (547 words)

 DWP - Media centre - Press release: Benefit Fraud Inspectorate (BFI) Report: Torridge District Council (8 March 2005)
In 2003/04, Torridge District Council administered some £10 million in housing benefits, 31 per cent of its gross revenue expenditure.
Torridge District Council is in the bottom 15 per cent of all local authorities for claims processing performance and is providing a poor service overall.
Inspection at Torridge District Council included an initial fact finding stage, an on-site visit, and production and clearance of the report.
www.dwp.gov.uk /mediacentre/pressreleases/2005/mar/fram-bfitorridge.asp   (630 words)

 Torridge District Council - Torridge DC (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.virginia.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This is the official guide to Torridge District, the comprehensive one-stop-shop guide to District Council services, Local events and News.
Torridge District Council is hosting its annual consultation meeting with industrial and commercial ratepayers on Thursday 2nd November 2006 at 6.00pm.
Each year Torridge District Council provides the youth of Torridge District with opportunities to participate in and develop skills within a wide variety of sporting and leisure activities.
www.torridge.gov.uk.cob-web.org:8888   (137 words)

 Torridge & West Devon Conservatives - Blog - Blog - Accessible Version
As you would expect, we commend it to the voters of Torridge and West Devon and feel proud to be campaigning on an agenda that addresses the real concerns of ordinary people.
Torridge and West Devon postal voters are likely to start receiving their postal votes after Monday, when the first big tranche will be delivered to the Post Office by Election officials.
For all of this the Torridge and West Devon Conservatives leave this election period delighted with the main result and determined to build on the progress made.
www.westdevonconservatives.com /accessible.php?sectionid=9   (15380 words)

 Torridge and West Devon (UK Parliament constituency) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Torridge and West Devon shown within Devon, and Devon shown within England
Torridge and West Devon is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The constituency is based around the western portion of Devon.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Torridge_and_West_Devon   (205 words)

 The River Torridge Barge, the Tetty Boat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
But the real Torridge barge probably developed in the nineteenth century from the West Country's local sea-going smacks and ketches.
They were single masted fore and aft riggers used for lightering and general cargo handling on Taw and Torridge.
Later, following the dock building boom that began in the 1870s, specialised barges were built for digging gravel on the ridges in the estuaries.
www.victorianweb.org /victorian/technology/ships/11.html   (144 words)

 Torridge & West Devon Conservatives
A special renewable energy exhibition will be held in Winkleigh Village Hall from 11-5 on Saturday, with the aim of exploring alternative ways in which rural communities, as well as individuals, can t...
Torridge and West Devon’s MP, Geoffrey Cox, has called on the Government to do more to ensure that children are able to form relationships with both of their parents, and their extended families.
The Government must act quickly and decisively to safeguard the future of the North Devon fishing industry said Torridge and West Devon MP, Geoffrey Cox as he question Ministers about the unfair and i...
westdevonconservatives.com   (336 words)

The district of Torridge takes its name from the river that wends a remarkable journey from its source near Hartland down through the beautiful unspoilt countryside between Holsworthy and Hatherleigh, through Great Torrington and out into the estuary at Bideford.
The coastline is as spectacular as any in Britain from the Promontory of Hercules at Hartland to the vast pebble ridge at Westward Ho!.
The large unspoilt rural area between Holsworthy and Hatherleigh is now known as Ruby Country and is developing a network of walking, cycling and themed trails to enhance visitors enjoyment of the area.
www.townsinbritain.co.uk /devon/torridge.html   (243 words)

 The Mid Devon, Torridge and West Devon (District Boundaries) Order 1991
shall be transferred to Torridge, to the parish of Halwill, to the Forest ward and to the Holsworthy Rural elctoral division.
Areas are transferred between Mid Devon and West Devon, and between Torridge and West Devon.
Consequential changes are made to the boundaries of parishes, local government electoral areas, petty sessional divisions, and coroners' districts.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si1991/Uksi_19912701_en_1.htm   (1024 words)

 PB Network | Issue 57 | The River Torridge Bridge
The River Torridge Bridge design represented a pioneering use of segmental bridge construction in the UK when it was started in the 1970s.
In this article with a historical perspective, the author tells how many of the challenges were met, including a large tidal range, the risk of ship impact, deep scour holes, and a deep rock profile.
The River Torridge starts among the high tors of Dartmoor and meanders quietly northwards through the Devonshire countryside until it reaches the historic port of Bideford where, quite suddenly, it is transformed into a major tidal estuary.
www.pbworld.com /news_events/publications/network/tools/print_article.asp?referrer=/news_events/publications/network/issue_57/57_19_christiet_rivertorridgebridge.asp   (1842 words)

 Torridge Training Services
'Torridge Training has been providing training and support for people in North Devon for the past 20 years.
The company is a registered charity, with Offices in Barnstaple and its main centre in Bideford.
This includes providing training for young people and adults within the work place and supporting organisations with their development.
www.torridgetraining.org.uk   (140 words)

 About TORRIDGE AUCTIONS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
TORRIDGE AUCTIONS was founded in 1987 by Margaret Price.
The slight winter chill in the Saleroom is turned to advantage in the summer when the Saleroom seems (to hundreds of prospective bidders) to be the COOLEST place in Bideford!
This is only a name change and will not affect the service we have built our reputation on.
www.torridgeauctions.co.uk /ta-about.html   (389 words)

 Torridge & West Devon Liberal Democrats - Home Page
Torridge and West Devon Lib Dems congratulate Ming Campbell on his election as Leader of the Liberal Democrats.
Devon CC Torridge DC West Devon BC Bideford TC Okehampton TC Tavistock TC
John Burnett Graham Watson MEP David Walter PPC Devon Cllrs Torridge Cllrs West Devon Cllrs Bideford Cllrs Okehampton Cllrs Tavistock Cllrs
www.twdld.org.uk   (350 words)

 LondonTown.com | Torridge Road Guide | Torridge Road London, CR7, England, UK | London Streets by Street | London hotel ...
Torridge Road is located in the borough of Croydon
Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.
The nearest underground station to Torridge Road is 'Colliers Wood ' which is about 107 minutes to the North West.
www.londontown.com /LondonStreets/torridge_road_88b.html   (92 words)

 Taw Torridge Estuary Forum
The Forum was founded by both North Devon District Council and Torridge District Council in 1980 to be an independent voice for the whole of the Taw and Torridge Estuary
This biosphere reserve is situated in the estuary of the Taw and Torridge Rivers in North Devon.
It now encompasses a larger sector of the estuary of the Taw and Torridge Rivers.
www.ttef.org.uk /index.htm   (71 words)

 Torridge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Torridge is a local government district in Devon, England.
A view of Bideford and the long bridge
The district is named for the River Torridge.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Torridge   (167 words)

 Torridge Bridge VR Model - Public Version
We are grateful to Steve Denton of Parsons Brinckerhoff for detailed plans of the bridge, from which the VR model was built, and for some of the images displayed here.
The Torridge Bridge carries the A39 road across the river Torridge in North Devon.
It was built by balanced cantilever construction, with internal cables.
www-civ.eng.cam.ac.uk /cjb/4d8/torridge/torrpublic.html   (320 words)

 NVQ - Torridge Training Services
Torridge Training offers NVQ training in the following
We are also able to offer the training to become an NVQ assessor levels A1 A2 (Click level for details)
Copyright © 2006 Torridge Training Services Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
www.torridgetraining.org.uk /NVQ-Care.asp   (496 words)

 Westcountry Rivers Trust
WRT and FWAG in partnership with the Environment Agency are visiting farms in the Upper Torridge catchment to help to improve land management practices.
The River Torridge rises on a gently rolling plateau near the coast at Baxworthy Cross in North Devon.The Upper Torridge is sparsely populated with a few small villages and isolated farmsteads.
Both are experienced officers who are professionally qualified to provide advice on all aspects of fertiliser and nutrient management having gained the Fertiliser Advisers Certification and Training Scheme (FACTS) qualification.
www.wrt.org.uk /projects/torridge.htm   (330 words)

 Audit Commission -
The way that Torridge District Council is run and the delivery of services has been assessed as poor (on the scale excellent/good/fair/weak/poor).
The housing landlord services provided by Torridge District Council are poor.
BVPP: Torridge District Council - Torridge District Council
www.audit-commission.gov.uk /authority.asp?CategoryID=ENGLISH^576^LOCAL-VIEW^AUTHORITIES^108531   (321 words)

 TORRIDGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
It is full of olde worlde charm with narrow cobbled lanes and small fishermen's cottages.
Set at the meeting point of the Taw and Torridge rivers, Appledore has a lovely harbour and was once famous for smuggling.
Situated above the deeply wooded valleys of the river Torridge, at the very heart of "Tarka Country", this ancient market town is home to world famous glass production and a nationally renowned garden.
www.townfacts.co.uk /new_page_367.htm   (1332 words)

 Torridge District Council
I am pleased that you are interested in these posts and hope the information on this website will help you decide whether or not to apply.
Torridge District Council is undergoing massive change and, moreover, improvement.
From the following information you will see that we have clear strategic aims and a sense of purpose.
www.hays.com /jobs/torridge   (385 words)

 TORRIDGE VALE DAIRIES LIMITED credit report - Tuesday 31st October 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
TORRIDGE VALE DAIRIES LIMITED credit report - Tuesday 31st October 2006
Declaration of satisfaction in full or in part of mortgage or charge.
Notice of change of directors or secretaries or in their particulars.
www.ukdata.com /company-listings/numbers/03791675.html   (197 words)

 Geoffrey Cox MP, Torridge & West Devon (TheyWorkForYou.com)
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Geoffrey Cox MP Conservative MP for Torridge and West Devon
“I have the honour to present the petition of 6,222 of my constituents in Torridge and West Devon who fear that the withdrawal of the Post Office card account and the continuous erosion of the services that sub-post offices provide will destroy their viability as small businesses.
www.theyworkforyou.com /mp/geoffrey_cox/torridge_and_west_devon   (563 words)

 The Boundary Committee for England : Your area : South West : Devon : Torridge
The Boundary Committee for England : Your area : South West : Devon : Torridge
Home / Your area / South West / Devon / Torridge
This review was carried out by the Local Government Commission for England (LGCE).
www.boundarycommittee.org.uk /your-area/torridge.cfm   (56 words)

 Losing out - Torridge Small Businesses. - Bideford - Latest Local News
Half of small businesses in England are missing out on money that could mean the difference between staying afloat and going bankrupt, a survey by the Local Government Association has revealed.
There were approx 1900 potentially eligible businesses in Torridge and of these only 1008 had applied and qualified for rate relief.
Contact Martin Reader Torridge Disctrict Council team Leader for Business rates on (01237) 428986 for further information.
www.thebestof.co.uk /Bideford/News/12305   (302 words)

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