Author Archive for Mike

Fit for a king!

One of Brixham’s landmark waterfront eateries is being transformed with a complete £250,000 ‘bigger and better’ makeover. The Prince William – on the harbourside off Berry Head Road – is currently being transformed by a team of local craftsmen and women and is due to reopen nextmonth.  Regulars are being updated on the progress of… Read More »

Your Town Hall, Your Say

Brixham Town Council is offering the local community the chance to have its say on the regeneration of Brixham Town Hall through its “Your Town Hall, Your Say” consultation process. The consultation, which will run during January and February, is seeking public opinion on an outline concept to regenerate the Town Hall. Brixham Town Council… Read More »

SW Healthcare Practice of the Year

At the recent WPA Healthcare Practice Conference Coralline Health were surprised and delighted to win the award for South West Region Healthcare Practice of the Year. Jacqui Shaw said “This award is a great testament to our team who work hard everyday to give exceptional customer service with an empathetic, friendly and caring approach. “And… Read More »

New Brixham Seafood Festival

Some of the biggest names in cooking and seafood will be in Brixham in May 2020 for the port’s first Seafood Festival. Street stalls, live music and a lavish seafood feast raising money for local charities will be part of the new event, which will be run alongside the existing BrixFest celebrations in the town.… Read More »

Win a luxury cruise

Olivia Sibly from Ledbury, Hertfordshire recently took to the skies in a WW2 Spitfire as the winner of Brixham Future’s D-Day75 prize draw. She said “We had a fantastic day. No cloud and we looped the loop and did barrel rolls over the Needles. Thank you to Brixham Future and we wish you every success… Read More »

Trinity Sailing

Dear Friends and Associates of Trinity Sailing Foundation (TSF), I am writing to you today with the news that, after 20 years of a very successful venture providing invaluable and often life-changing experiences to thousands of disadvantaged young people and, at the same time, maintaining and operating some of the most important heritage sailing vessels… Read More »

Lanterns Lights and ‘Luminations 2019

Brixham is gearing up for this year’s Lanterns, Lights and ‘Luminations festive celebrations. On Saturday (November 23) residents are invited to join in events running through the day and culminating in the Christmas lights switch on and grand firework display. More than £10,000 has been raised to buy new seasonal lighting for the town  by… Read More »

Driving safer for longer workshops

These FREE Driving Safer for Longer workshops are provided by Red One in conjunction with Devon County Council. The workshops are offered to various community groups throughout Devon and are aimed at keeping older drivers on the road safely for as long as possible. Driving is one of the most risky activities we are likely… Read More »

General Meeting – Tues 26th November

Our next General Meeting is on Tuesday 26 November at 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel. Our speakers this month are: Ash Hamilton, of The Curious Kitchen, speaking about his philosophy towards running a thriving restaurant and what inspires him. Susan Laurie, with news of the first annual Brixham Santa Run Helen Hart of the… Read More »

BCC Winter Social Evening – 11th Dec

December 11th is the date of our winter social evening for chamber members. Many thanks to Bay’s Brewery (one of our member businesses) who are hosting the first part of the evening from 5:30 to 7-7:30pm which includes a free tour of the brewery plus beer tastings! Places are limited to 30 so booking is… Read More »