Author Archives: Sally Starling

About Sally Starling

Second generation full 'Torquinian'. Passionate netballer, big fan of the great outdoors and all things unusual.

The 12 days of Christmas Markets in Torquay and South Devon

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Christmas markets in Torquay

There is nothing more likely to ignite the festive spirit than attending a Christmas Market. The atmosphere, the smell of hot food and drink and the wonderful gifts really get the festive period underway. Torquay and the surrounding areas host a wonderful array of markets, each with their own unique feel.

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Haunted Torquay –  Stories and Sightings

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Stories and Sightings Ghosts of Torquay

Haunted Torquay – Stories and Sightings from around the Bay

Torquay has been named as the number one place in the UK whose residents are most likely to have seen a ghostly vision. According to the Daily Mail’s alternative census which covers Britain’s hotspots for ghosts, over a quarter of people living in here reported having seen a ghost, well above the national average of 17%.

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Things to do with the Family this October Half Term

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Things to do this October with the family

October half term could be a pleasant respite from school runs, homework and packed lunches or, you could find yourself struggling for childcare and looking for affordable things to keep you and your family entertained! We’ve come up with a few ideas which may help – and not all involve booking a short break here with us in sunny Torquay! This being said, why not check out our special offers and join us for a October Half Term?

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