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Torbay Weekly Business Awards bigger and better

Torbay Weekly Business Awards bigger and better

The stage is all set for one of the biggest highlights of Torbay's business calendar - the Torbay Weekly Naturally Inspiring Business Awards 2023. Last year's inaugural awards were dubbed a huge success and 2023 promises to be bigger and better. The gala evening and...

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Leaky Finders!

Leaky Finders!

A Brixham company is celebrating after being short-listed in a competition to find the funniest business name in the country. The competition by SME insurance provider Simply Business was launched to celebrate the wit, creativity, and humour of the nation’s small...

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Inglewood Update – March 23

Inglewood Update – March 23

We confirm that the Brixham Road Closure will be lifted by 6pm on 31st March as programmed. The works are not yet fully complete. Snagging and landscape works will need to be completed from mid-April to mid-May, this will be under traffic management. In addition, the...

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Stepping out with the ERBID

Stepping out with the ERBID

Here's your chance to put a spring in your step with a special Torbay event. The new English Riviera Spring Walking Festival will take place from April 22 to 29. Building on the success of last year’s autumn event, the festival features more than 20 fun and...

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Open meeting with South West Water

Open meeting with South West Water

Anthony Mangnall has organised a series of open meetings in South Devon with representatives of South West Water. Residents are invited to attend to hear from SWW about their work, pose questions and share their views.  The first meetings will be in Brixham on 30th...

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Time is running out for Shoalstone Seawater Pool

Time is running out for Shoalstone Seawater Pool

A report from consultant engineers confirms that the North Western buttress is compromised and, within the next 5 years or a major storm, we could see the total collapse of Shoalstone Seawater Pool, in Brixham.  As a result, the Trustees of Shoalstone Seawater...

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Brixham Town FC need your help

Brixham Town FC need your help

With a history dating back to the pre-war years, in 1984 Furzeham Villa changed it's name to Brixham Town FC. The club sadly folded in 2015 but was was reformed in 2020 with a new badge and new club colours and, following much work, established a new home at John...

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Inglewood Roadworks Update – February 2023

Inglewood Roadworks Update – February 2023

The road closure and diversionary works have been in place for 2 months. Feedback on the whole has been largely positive and suggests that less disruption to traffic has been experienced than originally envisaged. In the last month there have been very few reports of...

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ERBID Marketing and Visitor Survey Reports

ERBID Marketing and Visitor Survey Reports

In 2022 the ERBID Company invested £442,224 (including committed spend for 2023 National Advertising) in a wide programme of local, regional and national promotional activity. As a result, over 1 million people visited the official English Riviera consumer...

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Kilimanjaro challenge

Kilimanjaro challenge

Eight Torbay RNLI crew volunteers swapped their drysuits and yellow wellies for thermals and hiking shoes as they set off for Tanzania to start their Mount Kilimanjaro climb. A huge fundraising effort has been ongoing since March last year, with station volunteers...

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New DIY and building supplies store

New DIY and building supplies store

New chamber member Inter-Line is proud to announce the opening of its newly refurbished DIY and building supplies store on Northfields Industrial Estate in Brixham. Commercial Manager Steve Vincent explained "We have recently more than doubled the size of our Brixham...

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