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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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TBF Business Breakfast

TBF Business Breakfast

Torbay Business Forum are proud to be holding an Apprenticeship Takeover for this month’s TBF Breakfast at South Devon College. The event will include an apprenticeship overview, information on the exciting new Fisher apprenticeship, a guest speaker slot from the...

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Torbay Apprenticeships Fair

Torbay Apprenticeships Fair

Torbay Apprenticeships Fair returns on Wednesday 8th February 2pm to 7pm at the Riviera International Conference Centre. The FREE event being is delivered in partnership for Torbay by TDA, with Devon & Cornwall Training Provider Network, Heart of the South West...

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GP services to open at Brixham Hospital

GP services to open at Brixham Hospital

Two GP practices will be opening branch sites at Brixham Hospital next month, meaning there is improved access for people in Brixham and surrounding areas. Compass House and Mayfield Medical Centre are co-locating at the hospital site, after a period of refurbishment,...

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Chamber Meeting & AGM – 2nd Feb

Chamber Meeting & AGM – 2nd Feb

Our next General Meeting is the AGM on Thursday 2nd February at 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel featuring Stephen Derrington from Scymaris and a Q&A with our MP Anthony Mangnall.

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Inglewood Roadworks Update – January 23

Inglewood Roadworks Update – January 23

Weekly meetings with Torbay Council continue to assess the road closure’s status and seek to evaluate and react to any immediate concerns or third party considerations.

The works are currently on programme for re-opening the road on 31st March and finishing this phase of work after Easter through to mid-May under traffic management measures.

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Brixham remains open for business

Brixham remains open for business

We are now 10 days into the closure of a stretch of Brixham Road and thankfully the diversion routes, coupled with changes in driving behaviour, seem to be coping well. Outside of peak times there is very limited delay to journey times.  Brixham remains open for...

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New Destination Management Plan

New Destination Management Plan

A new plan to make Torbay the UK’s premier visitor destination and help boost the local economy has now been adopted by Torbay Council. The Destination Management Plan sets out the interventions that can help propel the English Riviera forward, building on the...

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