Chamber

Open Meeting & AGM

Open Meeting & AGM

Join us on Tuesday 27th February, 7-9pm, at the Berry Head Hotel for our latest open meeting, which will also include our AGM.

Centenary Awards Round Up

Centenary Awards Round Up

In November 1923 around 50 Brixham tradesmen met to agree actions aimed at improving the town of Brixham; a hundred years later that tradition still continues.  Brixham Chamber of Commerce has taken the opportunity of its centenary year to celebrate the...

Brixham scoops two awards

Brixham scoops two awards

Brixham Chamber members Tanny Stobart of Play Torbay and Gina Franchi of IMS Marketing picked up well-deserved awards in an inspiring night of celebration at the Torbay Weekly Business Awards on 15th June. Tanny was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award for her...

Chamber Meeting & AGM – 2nd Feb

Chamber Meeting & AGM – 2nd Feb

Our next General Meeting is the AGM on Thursday 2nd February at 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel featuring Stephen Derrington from Scymaris and a Q&A with our MP Anthony Mangnall.

Brixham remains open for business

Brixham remains open for business

We are now 10 days into the closure of a stretch of Brixham Road and thankfully the diversion routes, coupled with changes in driving behaviour, seem to be coping well. Outside of peak times there is very limited delay to journey times.  Brixham remains open for...

E-petition : Ring Road Closure

E-petition : Ring Road Closure

We the undersigned petition the council to Work with developers to urgently reconsider the proposed 4 month road closure of the Torbay Ring Road.

Follow the links here to sign an e-petition to Torbay Council….

Inglewood roadworks update – 6th December

Inglewood roadworks update – 6th December

In our open letter last week we asked the developers to respond by 6th December with their conclusions to our three suggestions: That far better analysis of the capacity of their diversions should be provided before Torbay Council should agree to close the road;That a...

Open Letter re Inglewood Road Closure, 27th November

Open Letter re Inglewood Road Closure, 27th November

There was a palpable sense of incredulity and indignation within the room at your proposals for the road closure and associated diversions, due to both (a) the impact it could have on the lives and livelihoods of thousands and (b) the complete lack of engagement you have had with Brixham businesses, residents or community groups about this.

Santa Run 2022

Santa Run 2022

Sunday 04 Dec 2022 11:00, Old Fish Market This is an off road 3k fun run for charity, hosted by Brixham Harriers in conjunction with Brixham Soroptomists on flat level paths. The event will start and finish under the historical Old Brixham Fish Market on the harbour....

General Meeting – Thurs 24th Nov

General Meeting – Thurs 24th Nov

We hope you will join us for our next General Meeting on Thursday 24th November at 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel.

On the agenda this month:
1. Proposed Brixham Road Closure
2. Brixham Banking Hub
3. Updates fron the Chamber

No confidence in developers’ traffic plans

No confidence in developers’ traffic plans

Our Chamber is very concerned by proposed plans to close the Brixham Road for a large chunk of 2023, to allow road alterations as part of the Inglewood housing development.

Following a meeting with the developers, we don’t accept their view that the planning permission for the development gives them the right to close this road without first proving that our town won’t be cut off.

Open letter re proposed A3022 Brixham Road closure

Open letter re proposed A3022 Brixham Road closure

On October 10th our executive sent the following open email/letter to Torbay Council and our MP, Anthony Mangnall. Due to the urgency and seriousness of the content of this email I have copied in Anthony Mangnall, Steve Darling and our local councillors – we...