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Huge congratulations to Aaron and Emily (and Alfie)

Huge congratulations to Aaron and Emily (and Alfie)

Recent joyous annnouncement from our Treasurer Aaron Dowling: "A special time for our family; born on the cold morning of January 11th, we'd like to introduce our son, Dashiell William Dowling 8lbs, 14oz of squishy cheeks, thigh rolls, and teeny little fingers. Alfie...

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Best foot forward!

Best foot forward!

Step ahead with the English Riviera Walking Festival which returns from 4 – 19 May 2024. Residents and visitors are invited to a friendly two-week celebration of South Devon’s breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural heritage. The festival is organised by the English...

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A Greener Way for Our Bay – Have your say

A Greener Way for Our Bay – Have your say

A Greener Way For Our Bay is Torbay Climate Partnership’s new framework and plan for reducing the Bay’s carbon footprint and preparing for a changing climate. The Partnership is made up of a wide range of organisations in Torbay from the public, private, community and...

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Make it Net Zero Torbay

Make it Net Zero Torbay

Make it Net Zero Torbay is a free support programme designed to help local businesses with reducing their carbon emissions and saving money on their energy bills. Participating businesses will benefit from a bespoke package of support to help them assess their current...

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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...

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FREE 1-2-1 Business Advice Session

FREE 1-2-1 Business Advice Session

What is face to face support? Sometimes you need someone you can trust to talk to. In business, having a personal advisor can make a huge difference, especially if you’re just starting out. Our Business Advisors are here to offer you that personal support through face...

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South Devon Players launches all-new Devon tour

South Devon Players launches all-new Devon tour

This theatre production of Shakespeare's Macbeth, which in 2019 netted the theatre company a theatre award in New York, is back on tour across South Devon in 2023-24.  Macbeth, one of Shakespeare's most famous plays, is reimagined, with the original text performed set...

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Santa Run 2023

Santa Run 2023

Sunday 03 Dec 2023 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....

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Making a difference

Making a difference

Shoalstone Seawater Pool has won the BBC Make a Difference Award in the Community Group category. This recognition goes to all the volunteers (including the trustees), staff and everyone who uses and supports Shoalstone.  What a way to end the season! There are...

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Inglewood – Windy Corner Ongoing Works

Inglewood – Windy Corner Ongoing Works

The developers of the Inglewood housing estate need to do further roadworks at both Windy Corner, and the Long Rd / Goodrington Rd / Brixham Rd junction. These will commence in the next couple of weeks and take place during the autumn, and autumn 2024. We are led to...

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Chamber Open Meeting – 19th Sept, 7pm

Chamber Open Meeting – 19th Sept, 7pm

Our next Chamber Open Meeting is Tuesday 19th September, 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel. Speakers include Iain Neary of Deeley Freed with an update on the Windy Corner roadworks and Aaron Dowling on the chamber’s Centenary Awards . More details to follow shortly……

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Headstone Histories filming in Brixham

Headstone Histories filming in Brixham

A documentary is being made in Brixham charting the efforts to track down the living descendants of a historically influential Brixham resident. The pilot episode of a new TV show called Headstone Histories will be centred around Sidney Hellyer - a pioneer of steam...

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