Culture is at the heart of Torbay's bright future. Arts, heritage and culture builds communities, shapes our sense of place and changes lives. 

That's why we work for a strong creative life in Torbay, making culture part of the strategic conversation. Because it matters to you and it matters to us. 

Read our manifesto »

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SHAPING
PLACE

We're on a mission to revitalise Torbay's coastline and three towns with culture and heritage at the centre. Discover projects that are designed to animate, improve, re-imagine and regenerate different spaces and places across Torbay. Read more »

CHANGING
LIVES

We're working with a growing range of commissioners and communities to help residents lead healthier and happier lives. Find out how we're bringing creativity into the lives of those who can benefit most and helping other sectors meet their own objectives. 
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ENGAGING
AUDIENCES

We're shining a spotlight on local culture and encouraging more people to engage in arts, culture and heritage in Torbay. Explore how our work is giving insight into arts audiences and ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to get involved. Read More »

BUILDING RESILIENCE

We're focused on the needs of the local cultural sector, enabling our partners to play a bigger role in Torbay’s future. Learn more about how we're supporting practitioners and organisations to develop skills and infrastructure for long-term sustainability. Read More »

 


 
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BECOME A CONTRIBUTOR
TO THE SHORELY

The Shorely is Torbay Culture's new online publication about the creative people and unmissable things to do on our doorstep. Got an idea for something we should feature? Interested in contributing an article? 
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LEAD OUR CREATIVE COMMISSIONING WORK

Having completed a series of 'test and learn' projects in the health and care sectors, we are seeking a freelance individual or organisation to take the next steps to fully embed creative commissioning in Torbay, increasing reach and deepening impact. Read More »

HELP US COMMUNICATE WITH IMPACT

We are looking for a brilliant communicator to raise the profile our work with local, national and international stakeholders, advocating for arts, heritage and culture in Torbay and ensuring the impact of strategic investment is widely understood. Read More »


 
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