Author Archive for BC1

Brixham Business Show – 19th Sept

The third Brixham Business Show is to take place on Tuesday, 19th September 2017 at The Berry Head Hotel. The event runs from 12pm until 5pm, with a free speed network session at 3pm This is part of a range of initiatives organised by Brixham Chamber of Commerce to promote and connect local businesses in… Read More »

Meet the Chamber – 6th July

Join us for a FREE networking event brought to you by Devon Chamber of Commerce and Brixham Chamber of Commerce. This event is designed to: Welcome members that are new to both Devon’s and Brixham’s Chambers. Update current members on Chamber activities & projects that are being undertaken throughout Devon. Welcome non-members to explore the… Read More »

Torbay Economic Strategy Consultation

Torbay Council have published The Draft Torbay Economic Strategy 2017-2022 for public consultation. This revised Economic Strategy for Torbay provides a five year plan to continue to build on the success of the previous Strategy and to address new challenges and opportunities that have emerged since that Strategy was published. The Strategy will promote sustainable… Read More »

Electoral Review of Torbay – Warding Arrangements

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has formally commenced an electoral review of Torbay Council. The purpose of this letter is to inform you of the review and seek your views on future ward boundaries for the council. The Commission is carrying out a review to deliver electoral equality for voters across Torbay. At… Read More »

Middle Street blooms again

This cheerful crowd are some of  “The Middle Street Traders” who along with the help from Brixham Town Council, The Brixham Chamber Of Commerce and Pride In Brixham have got the funds and organisation together to re-instate the 25 colourful planters along Middle Street, also adding colourful bunting this year, some of which has been… Read More »

Driftwood B&B stars in CH5 show

Driftwood B&B, Brixham to be featured on 20th June, 9pm on Channel 5. In 2013 Keith Hutchison and Zoe Calvert were searching for a coastal B&B on the south coast for a lifestyle change. After many months looking they decided on one last visit before calling it a day. Keith fondly remembered Brixham in Devon… Read More »

Brixham Town Centre Regeneration

Falmouth were  awarded the title  of “Best Coastal High Street” in the Great British High Street of the Year competition for 2016. Nigel Makin, David Giles and Ian Carr went to investigate the reasons behind their success. Here are their findings: Project: Town Centre Regeneration (focusing on Fore St). Element: Falmouth visit. Date: 24th April… Read More »

Love Brixham Website

Tourism studies over the last few years suggest that 52% of all holiday makers make use of the internet to research potential destinations for their holidays with activity-led vacations particularly important to the over 50’s and the under 35’s. To this end we are going to enrich our Love Brixham website with an Activity Index… Read More »

Brixham Bunting

Many of you will have noticed the colourful bunting flying proudly through the centre of town, all of it made by people living or working in Brixham. If you look closely, you will see that nearly every string carries a single pennant sporting a design by those same residents celebrating something that they love about… Read More »

Sign the petition to stop excessive parking charges

A petition calling for the rise in Torbay’s parking charges to be reversed collected more than 600 supporters. Summer parking charges were introduced to Torbay Council car parks and to on-street spaces recently and it now costs £1 to park for just 30 minutes. Click to sign the petition The petition Stop Parking Rises in… Read More »