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Make it your Business – 11th April

Make it your Business – 11th April

You  may  be  a  young  professional,  mum,  or  returner.  You  may  be  a  student recently graduated or approaching the end of your studies. Perhaps you have started to think about the option of self-­‐employment.  Maybe you have always held a dream to follow a...

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AGM and Executive Committee for 2018

AGM and Executive Committee for 2018

With the snow continuing to fall outside and the wind rattling the windows, members who braved the elements to attend the AGM on the 27th February heard Chairman Martyn Green present his overview of 2017 and roundly thank the executive and membership for their input...

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Love Brixham at Tourism Exhibition 2018

Love Brixham at Tourism Exhibition 2018

For the second time, Brixham Chamber of Commerce took a stand at the Tourism Exhibition held at the Riviera centre in Torquay.  The main purpose of this was to promote Brixham as a tourist destination and to launch our Brixham Guide for 2018. The guide, which has been...

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Chairman’s End of Year Report, February 2018

Chairman’s End of Year Report, February 2018

Download the full version of this report (pdf) Chairman’s Perspective Before I begin on our various initiatives, I would like to thank every member of the executive for their dedication and commitment to both the Chamber and the community of Brixham. Their...

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Shoalstone Pool recovering from storm damage

Shoalstone Pool recovering from storm damage

Storm-battered Brixham aims to bounce back after a weekend which saw huge waves pounding the port's vulnerable waterfront. A crowdfunding web page has raised £5,000 in a single day towards repairs to the community-owned Shoalstone Pool. As the combination of high...

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#Dynamic Devon

#Dynamic Devon

DYNAMIC DEVON! One Day Conference Thursday 22/03/2018 Delivered by Devon Chamber of Commerce Timings 09:00 - 16:00 Ticket Prices Devon Chamber Members £30 +VAT Non-Members £50 +VAT Here are some of the topics which will be covered: ·Where does The Great South West fit...

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Pirate Festival 2018

For anyone who may not have heard, the Brixham Pirate Festival Committee has now announced that they have been able to raise sufficient sponsorship for their festival to go ahead. This is good news and we wish them every success. However, from comments made to Brixham...

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Save the date – 8th March, Tourism Showcase/Exhibition

Save the date – 8th March, Tourism Showcase/Exhibition

On Thursday 8th March 2018 the English Riviera BID Company will be staging the annual English Riviera Tourism Exhibition and new Group Holiday Showcase at the Riviera International Centre in Torquay. For the first time, and in addition to local accommodation,...

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2018 Events Boards

2018 Events Boards

As per the last few years, Brixham Chamber of Commerce is proud to celebrate the diversity of events taking place within our rich and vibrant community by putting together and publishing event posters for display around the town. This year, however, we are also...

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Time and Tide Bell

Time and Tide Bell

Brixham has been selected as the site for a Time and Tide Bell, one of many located around the shores of the UK and this will be a great opportunity for our local community and tourists to explore our shores and for Brixham to be part of a nationwide network of Time...

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Brixham Express received over £0.5m of subsidy payments

Brixham Express received over £0.5m of subsidy payments

The total amount of public money that Brixham Express Ltd received to subsidise the now-defunct fast ferry service between Torquay and Brixham has been revealed. Following a Freedom of Information request by DevonLive.com, Torbay Council has revealed that the figure...

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Green light for 1st phase of Oxen Cove development

Green light for 1st phase of Oxen Cove development

A £400,000 design project will be the first step towards a new future for Brixham's Oxen Cove, councillors heard. The design for a new £3.4m shellfish processing unit will go ahead after being given near-unanimous approval by Torbay Council. Torbay Mayor Gordon Oliver...

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