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Torquay Scottish Society hold Burns Day lunch

Torquay Scottish Society hold Burns Day lunch

Date Published: Tue 26th January 2016

STORY COURTESY OF TORQUAY HERALD EXPRESS TORQUAY and District Scottish Society enjoyed a huge turnout at their annual Burns Day lunch on Sunday afternoon. Guests enjoyed a three-course lunch,...

Top role in ensuring all runs smoothly

Top role in ensuring all runs smoothly

Date Published: Thu 7th January 2016

Geoparks (GGN2016). Being held in Great Britain for the first time, the conference, under the patronage of international environmental organisation UNESCO, will welcome delegates from 32 countries....

RICC repairs and improves after the fire

RICC repairs and improves after the fire

Date Published: Tue 1st December 2015

Torquay's Riviera International Centre is looking better than ever, as repairs and improvements following a major fire this summer reach completion. A small kitchen fire caused substantial damage...

Christmas Fayre in aid of Muscular Dystrophy was a Great Success

Christmas Fayre in aid of Muscular Dystrophy was a Great Success

Date Published: Mon 23rd November 2015

STORY COURTESY OF THE TORQUAY HERALD EXPRESS A CHRISTMAS Fayre was recently held at the Riviera International Conference Centre to help raise money for Muscular Dystrophy UK. The fayre was...

Companies in London to promote the Bay

Companies in London to promote the Bay

Date Published: Wed 28th October 2015

STORY COURTESY OF TORQUAY HERALD EXPRESS THE best of Devon's venues and outdoor activity companies have been showcased at an event at the Institute of Directors in London. A total of 25 firms,...

Torquay woman leaves note for husband ‘Gone for a run – To Blackpool’

Torquay woman leaves note for husband ‘Gone for a run – To Blackpool’

Date Published: Fri 2nd October 2015

Torquay’s Irene Hewings, a member of the Riviera International Centre, got up this morning and decided to go for a run with her good friend Debbie Drake from Dawlish. She left her husband a note...

RICC supports the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

RICC supports the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Date Published: Wed 30th September 2015

The Riviera International Centre shared cake and poured coffee last Friday for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning raising a massive £352 for the Macmillan Cancer Support Charity. The...

International Geoparks conference sponsored by Francis Clark and Devon School of English

International Geoparks conference sponsored by Francis Clark and Devon School of English

Date Published: Mon 14th September 2015

An international Geoparks conference expected to attract hundreds of scientists and eco-tourism experts to the Westcountry has been sponsored by two South Devon businesses. Being held in Great...

Riviera International Centre Update

Riviera International Centre Update

Date Published: Thu 25th June 2015

The Riviera International Conference Centre, Torquay are pleased to confirm that virtually all areas of the building are fully functional, following the fire incident in the early hours of Monday...

Press Statement: 22 June 2015

Press Statement: 22 June 2015

Date Published: Tue 23rd June 2015

At approximately 5:40am on Monday 22nd June a fire broke out in our main Kitchen. Other than one member of Health Club staff who was just arriving, there was no one else in the building at the...

Aqua Zumba at the RICC

Aqua Zumba at the RICC

Date Published: Fri 12th June 2015

Aqua Zumba is part of the Latin inspired dance craze. Aqua is a great way to get in shape especially for those who love to swim or enjoy working out in water. This is because it is fun and...

New Friday Opening Times

New Friday Opening Times

Date Published: Tue 26th May 2015

Friday opening hours for Waves Leisure Pool and the Aqua Lounge are due to change from the 5th June. Last entry to the pool will be at 18.30, we would encourage customers coming at this time to pre...

Two generations of Ballroom Champions perform together in Torquay

Two generations of Ballroom Champions perform together in Torquay

Date Published: Thu 7th May 2015

The 33rd English Riviera International Dance Festival returns to the Riviera International Centre and the Victoria Hotel from 29th May to 5th June. This popular Ballroom and Latin Dance Festival...

RICC doing what it does Best!

RICC doing what it does Best!

Date Published: Tue 5th May 2015

The Chartered Institute of Housing set up “home” at the Riviera International Conference Centre (RICC) recently for their South West regional conference, an event which takes place...

Supporting Red Nose Day 2015

Supporting Red Nose Day 2015

Date Published: Mon 23rd March 2015

On Friday 13th March 2015, the Riviera International Centre enjoyed supporting the national Rad Nose Day campaign for 2015 by selling Red Nose CupCakes in the Aqua Lounge.Here are some pics of staff...

Family Fun opening of new Aqua Lounge

Family Fun opening of new Aqua Lounge

Date Published: Mon 16th February 2015

The RICC proudly and officially opened it's brand new cafe bar on Saturday 14th February. The Aqua Lounge was opened with a swashbuckling flourish by our very own celebrity look-a-like Captain Jack...

RICC Gets The Starbucks Treatment

RICC Gets The Starbucks Treatment

Date Published: Thu 15th January 2015

The Riviera International Centre (RICC) in Torquay are thrilled to announce that as from February 2015 customers will be able to purchase a range of Starbucks coffees and drinks from its premises....

2014 Bay Blooms Awards

2014 Bay Blooms Awards

Date Published: Mon 13th October 2014

Story coutesy of Torquay Herald Express A SUMMER full of flowers has been celebrated in Torbay with the 2014 Bay Blooms awards.Entrants in the perennial competition enjoyed a presentation ceremony at...

Hi-tech highlight of year taking shape

Date Published: Mon 13th October 2014

By Herald Express  |  Posted: October 09, 2014Hi-tech highlight of year taking shapeTHE Torbay Manufacturing, Technology and Innovation Conference — MTI '14 — is approaching and...

English Riviera Geopark scoops 600 Delegate International Conference

English Riviera Geopark scoops 600 Delegate International Conference

Date Published: Tue 23rd September 2014

Story Courtesy of Herald ExpressThe English Riviera has won the bid to host the 7th UNESCO International conference on Global Geoparks in September 2016.More than 600 delegates from all around the...

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