Since installing the "Sea Front" webcam (see About for more info), Electro Cam - the specialists behind the webcam, have installed other cameras in various places.
Apart from Swimming and Sunbathing this beach is used for many water sports and is especially ideal for Water Skiing and Surfing in the Spring, Autumn and Winter swells.
The area comprising modern Torquay has been inhabited since paleolithic times.
The first coastal webcam in Exmouth founded at the start of 2004, enjoyed by thousands of people worldwide as well as local Exmouth residents.
The webcam has been a great success and has even been seen on both local, national, and international news channels!
Increasing wealth has meant that holidays abroad are now commonplace, and coastal towns are now more popular for short stays as part of a touring holiday.
Recently Torquay has seen an increase in foreign visitors, and is now a major destination for foreign exchange students.Live Military Mode (below) provides a list of military aircraft currently flying over the UK or around the world.UK Airports: Here you will find information on the main UK airports along with scanner frequencies, arrivals, departures, airline trackers, location (maps), history of the airport, how to get there, satnav postcodes, weather forecast, and hotel accommodation.The second phase in the expansion of Torquay began when Torre railway station was opened on 18th December 1848.The improved transport connections resulted in the rapid growth of Torquay at the expense of nearby towns not on Isambard Kingdom Brunel's railways.Flight Radar 24, Plane Finder, and Radar Box 24 are good for tracking civilian aircraft although Plane Finder can also track some military aircraft such as the Tutor, Tucano, Hawk, Voyager, BAe 146, Squirrel HT1, and Sentinel R1 etc, over the UK.