Torquay United Assistant Manager Aaron Downes answers questions from the Yellow Army, as he looks back on successful spells, both on and off the pitch at Plainmoor.
Torquay United AFC were delighted to hear about the recent kind actions of young Gulls fan, Austin. Season Ticket holder Vivienne Bell contacted us to highlight the actions of her grandson, who recently donated his quilt covers to help support a brilliant cause, which aims to ease the anxiety of children requiring treatment within Torbay.
With 2019/20 marking 120 years since Torquay United AFC’s opening campaign, we continue charting the history of the club, following its formation at the Torre Abbey Hotel on Monday 1st May, 1899. With Babbacombe gaining bragging rights for the first time in 1919/20 courtesy of their 6th placed finish, Torquay Town were tasked with establishing
When young Gulls defender Louie Slough signed his first professional deal with the club last August, it was a proud moment for all involved. For the player himself, the contract was the culmination of a sustained period of hard work and impressive performances for United’s Under-18 side, and it also heralded a notable footnote in
It was 33 years ago today, on May 9th 1987, that United secured their Football League status with a 2-2 draw at home to Crewe Alexandra. As all Gulls fans know though, that only tells half the story. For anyone that does need reminding, United, who needed a draw on the final day of the
The Gaffer looks back on a week that saw United’s retained list released, and also pays his own unique tribute to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.