Author Archive for Mike

Why the Brixham Chamber Exec will be supporting the Brixham Peninsula Neighbourhood Plan

There is a vote taking place on the neighbourhood plan at the same time as the local elections. The neighbourhood plan has nothing to do with Torbay Council or politics. Rather, it has been written by our local community for our local community. The neighbourhood plan is important because it will determine what development does… Read More »

Your views sought for Torbay Business Survey

Torbay businesses we want to hear your views and feedback. TDA has partnered with Torbay Business Forum to launch the Torbay Business Survey. In a refreshed and new format this quarterly review will strengthen the Torbay business community voice, and will take only a few minutes of your time. It will ensure that we are truly… Read More »

General Meeting – Tues 4th June

Because of a clash of dates, our next General Meeting has been moved from Tuesday 28th May to a week later on Tuesday 4th June at 7pm at the Berry Head Hotel. General Meetings are open to all and are your opportunity keep up to date with key business and community issues, to voice your… Read More »

South Devon Players nominated for New York theatre award

Following a hugely successful production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth this winter, The South Devon Players have been nominated for a theatre award in New York’s Long Island Lighthouse Theatre Awards. During January and February 2019, the South Devon Players performed a post-apocalyptic set production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Completely unabridged and unchanged from the original… Read More »

‘Bags of help’ fund

Tesco is marking the great British summertime by offering coastal community projects in Brixham the chance to bag their share of a huge funding pot of almost £300,000. Community organisations and charities working to improve Britain’s coastline are being invited to share in the fund during a special round of Bags of Help voting. Bags… Read More »

Keep Brixham Beautiful

Brixham Town Council recently launched a new Keep Brixham Beautiful campaign. To coincide with national Keep Britain Tidy’s The Big Spring Clean, residents and visitors joined town councillors for the inaugural event, held in the Furzeham with Summercombe Ward. The project will see several community led litter collecting events organised by the town council throughout… Read More »

All hands on deck for Pirate Festival!

Brixham Chamber are proud to support once again The Brixham Pirate Festival which will be back this weekend giving the bank holiday a truly swashbuckling feeling. Brixham Pirate Festival, Saturday to Monday, May 4, 5, 6, will see the town transformed with some of the best piratical bands in the world, market stalls, a family… Read More »

Discount Club

Dear members, Do you use our Chamber’s Discount Club?  If you would like to and don’t have your discount-membership card please contact Lynne. If you are not already on the list of discount options here would you like to get more custom by offering a discount to our members? Let us know so that we… Read More »

Referendum on Neighbourhood Plan

On 2nd May voters in Brixham have the chance to vote on whether they want Torbay Council to consider the Brixham Penisula Neighbourhood Plan along with the Local Plan when they make decisions about developments in Brixham and the surrounding areas: Neighbourhood Planning provides our community with the opportunity to manage development for the benefit… Read More »

TDA Business

As an award winning provider of business and property services, TDA makes a real difference to the lives of people living and working in the South West, delivering innovative and practical programmes in areas including job and business creation. Year on year we are successfully delivering high quality economic development, property and business services to… Read More »