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Borough of Torbay
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About this picture
status Unitary Authority , Borough
region South West England
Ceremony county Devon
Administrative headquarters Torquay
surface 62.88 km²
Residents 135,800
was standing 2018
ONS code 00HH
GSS code E06000027

Torbay is an independent administrative unit ( Unitary Authority ) on the western side of Lyme Bay in south-west England .

Torbay was a district of the county of Devon until 1997 , but is now independent and belongs to the region of South West England . In addition to several smaller towns, Torbay mainly includes the three cities of Torquay in the north, Paignton in the middle and Brixham in the south.

Torbay is also called The English Riviera ("the English Riviera").

Twin cities

Hameln in Lower Saxony has been Torbay's twin town since 1973.

Web links

Commons : Torbay  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

Torquay Town Hall
  1. nomis official labor market statistics: Labor Market Profile - Torbay
  2. Entry about the twin cities on the homepage of the City of Hameln.Retrieved on April 22, 2019, 11:21 pm

Coordinates: 50 ° 26 ′  N , 3 ° 34 ′  W