Drop In to new Free Energy Clinics from 361 Energy CIC. Fully trained energy advisers will be on hand to bring you all the latest advice about energy use helping you save Energy, Money and Carbon. Bring your latest gas and electric bills to get advice on tariff and supplier switching, apply for warm home discount, get energy saving advice and tips and book your free home energy visits. Fuel and water debt advice and Smart Meter Advice also available. All welcome.

These will be held in the Town Council Meeting Rooms , Castle hill, Torrington on the 1st Wed of each month from 10.00 til 1.00

The dates are:

Wednesday  November 1st

Wednesday  December 6th 

www.361energy.org   info@361energy.org  01271 599361

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 10:17

Councillor Vacancy


We currently have vacancy for 1 Co-Opted Councillor to join the other Council Members of Great Torrington Town Council.

The Town Council therefore invites written applications outlining why you are interested in becoming a Town Councillor and what you believe you can bring to the role for consideration.    

Applicants must meet at least one of the qualifications set out below:  

a)I am registered as a local government elector for the parish; or

b)I have, during the whole of the twelve months preceding the date of my co-option, occupied as owner or tenant, land or other premises in the parish; or

c)My principal or only place of work during those twelve months has been in the parish; or

d)I have during the whole of the twelve months preceding the date of my co-option resided in the parish or within 3 miles of it.

Applications should be no more than one side of A4 paper.

Please forward applications to Great Torrington Town Council, Castle Hill, Great Torrington, EX38 8AA or by email to admin@great-torringtontowncouncil.gov.uk  to be received no later than Thursday 26th October 2017.

M.A. Tighe, Town Clerk



Tuesday, 19 September 2017 09:00

Counselling Directory

When you’re going through a difficult time, it can be easy to keep your worries to yourself. While we all have our own ways of coping, information and support can make a huge difference. It’s easily forgotten, but just like your physical health, your mental health needs care and attention too.

Counselling Directory is a website dedicated to supporting you on your journey. With fact-sheets, expert articles, local events and recent news, you can learn more about counselling and how it can help.

When you are ready, you can use their advanced search tool to find a counsellor you resonate with. With thousands of professionals listed on the directory, the tool allows you to refine your search by location, issue and type of therapy, ensuring you find the right person.

The team at Counselling Directory believe everyone deserves happiness and know how daunting asking for help can be. Wherever you are on your journey, know that change is possible. Counselling Directory is there be the hand to hold as you take your next steps.

Please watch a useful video about Counselling Directory here or for more information please visit the website.