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Brixham Pirate Festival – 4-6th May

Brixham Pirate Festival – 4-6th May

The annual Brixham Pirate Festival is a swashbuckling mix of seaside shenanigans and pirate-themed fun for all the family. Billed as “the annual gathering of the world’s most infamous pirates and lowly scallywags,” over the past decade the event has grown into hugely...

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Chamber Open Meeting – 23rd April, 7pm

Chamber Open Meeting – 23rd April, 7pm

Our next Chamber of Commerce open meeting is on Tuesday 23rd April, 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel. We usually invite guest speakers to our open meetings but are trying out a different approach this time. It’s going to be a more interactive forum to usual where we get to...

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Naturally Inspiring Business Awards 2024

Naturally Inspiring Business Awards 2024

The Torbay Weekly Naturally Inspiring Business Awards 2024 are calling for entries!  Here’s your chance to showcase your business and to celebrate all that is good about it. The categories and category sponsors are: Overall Business of the Year (the winner of winners...

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Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) for Devon

Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) for Devon

Visit England has today announced that Devon and Partners have achieved a new Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) accreditation for the county.The status will support a collaboration of local authorities and organisations to promote and manage the growth of...

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Brixham rowers christen new gig

Brixham rowers christen new gig

Brixham Pilot Gig Club has taken delivery of a new GRP gig, which has been christened Brioc*. Helen Lovell-Smith, the Fishermen's Mission Area Officer for Devon carried out the ceremony. Club members then took her out for a first row and the crew were selected for...

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80th Anniversary of D-Day

80th Anniversary of D-Day

Brixham Future CIC has confirmed final arrangements for the 80th Anniversary of D-Day. There will be 6 days of celebrations to mark this historic occasion with numerous displays, activities, exhibitions, films, music, dancing and entertainment. These include the...

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End of year report February 2024

End of year report February 2024

For us it has been a very special year being our centenary year.  Brixham Chamber was founded In November 1923 when around 50 Brixham tradesmen met to agree actions aimed at improving the town of Brixham; a hundred years later that tradition continues....

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A new interactive resource for Brixham

A new interactive resource for Brixham

Brixham Arts & Theatre Society continue their role as arts mentors and creative supporters in Brixham and the surrounding area with the commissioning of a new brixhamwalks.org website. Brixhamwalks.org works on phones and computers alike, is easy to use and easy...

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Thousands sign up to protect Breakwater Beach

Thousands sign up to protect Breakwater Beach

A petition calling for Brixham’s Breakwater Beach to be protected from over-development has been submitted in the House of Commons. It's feared ambitious plans for a £25million mixed-use scheme for the area would blight the beauty spot. More than 2,000 people signed...

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Levelling Up – Harbour and Fish Market to be extended

Levelling Up – Harbour and Fish Market to be extended

At the end of November, it was confirmed that Torbay had secured £20million in Levelling Up funding from the government. The latest investment pot from Westminster will finance a Brixham Fish Quay Expansion and a new Electronics and Photonics Park in Paignton after...

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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.

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