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TRTBID ballot under way

TRTBID ballot under way

The TRTBID initiative has now reached the decision phase. Business Plans and ballot papers have been posted to those businesses eligible to vote. A copy of the Business Plan is also available online here. Around 200 business in Brixham, and 1,500 businesses in total...

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Bertie and Crew

Bertie and Crew

On paper, Bertie and Crew the newest shop on the marina in Brixham shouldn’t really work, selling as it does an off the wall mix of products for man’s best friend, clothes for their owners and coastal themed gifts. But in practice, half way through their first year...

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BCC Parking/Signage Initiative

BCC Parking/Signage Initiative

Brixham Chamber Executive are exploring a number of solutions for improving the visitors experience of Brixham and to ensure the rising number of visitors are encouraged to explore all the attractions and heritage sites that make Brixham unique. It is intended that...

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TRTBID – voting dates confirmed

TRTBID – voting dates confirmed

Sarah Whitaker, project manager of the Torbay Retail and Tourism Business Improvement District (TRTBID), gives an update on the BID ahead of the ballot which will take place in October. On the 14th October 2015, eligible businesses will be invited to vote in a month...

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Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2015

Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2015

The field work period for the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) Q3 2015 is now open for responses, and Plymouth Chamber need your help to truly understand how the South West economy is fairing. Run by British Chambers of Commerce, this survey is the largest independent...

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The changing face of Brixham

The changing face of Brixham

Over the last six to nine months there has been a considerable amount of private investment going into harbour front and town centre properties in Brixham. A number of businesses have been taken over, undergone major refurbishment and/or had new signage erected, all...

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Ron Campion – The Interiors Store

Ron Campion – The Interiors Store

Ron Campion, The Interiors Store, based in Brixham, is 50 years old this year but the store has hardly had time to celebrate, as it's been as busy as ever. With the business growing well, it's also been steadily refurbishing its showrooms and has done much to move the...

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Brixham losing business through traffic chaos

Brixham losing business through traffic chaos

Brixham businesses are losing significant amounts of money due to 'unacceptable delays' caused by roadworks and traffic lights, according to Brixham Chamber of Commerce. The organisation has spoken in support of local councillor Jackie Stockman's recent comments about...

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Pop up the High street

Pop up the High street

The first four tenants have signed up for the Pop Up the High Street shop in Torquay, which opens on Saturday, August 29. These are the first of many local businesses who can take advantage of what the Pop Up shop offers in a prime Torbay location. Signing up are...

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BCC Budget Review – Summer 2015

BCC Budget Review – Summer 2015

Full Budget speech here In his full reaction to the Chancellor's Summer Budget, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: "George Osborne has delivered a genius balance of politics and economics that provides stimulus for the economy...

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Plymouth & Devon Chamber Awards

Plymouth & Devon Chamber Awards

New for 2015 Plymouth & Devon Chamber of Commerce is introducing the Plymouth & Devon Chamber Awards. Designed to celebrate the successes of Chamber member businesses across Plymouth and Devon these awards will recognise businesses who have made a positive...

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Brixham Business Show 2015

Brixham Business Show 2015

The first Brixham Business Show is to take place on Tuesday, 22 September 2015. This is part of a range of initiatives organised by Brixham Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Brixham Means Business network group, to promote and connect local businesses in...

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