Paignton

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Torbay

Torbay, borough and unitary authority (1991 pop. 54,430), SW England. The borough comprises the towns of Torquay, Paignton, and Brixham. On Tor Bay is a noted tourist resort area, known as the “English Riviera.” William of Orange (William III) landed at Brixham in 1688. A cave on Windmill Hill contains animal bones and flint implements from the Paleolithic period. An annual yachting regatta is held at Torbay, which also serves as a conference and retirement center.
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Paignton

a town and resort in SW England, in Devon: administratively part of Torbay since 1968
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In the darkness I expect to hear a scream or perhaps a piercing cry for help but as we emerge back into the sunshine it's evident that there's been no foul play on the Paington and Dartmouth Steam Railway.
Madeleine Epstein, resident in Paington, who are working to ensure that a similar memorial is erected in Torquay where the O'Casey's had also lived.
"That's the biggest I've ever seen," said Barry, as storeman Mick Oatham, from Paington, checked his catch on the scales.