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Member Subscriptions 2017

Happy New Year and best wishes for a healthy, happy and prosperous 2017 from all at Brixham chamber. Thank you for your support during 2016. In 2017, we are proposing to change the membership term from the 1st of January for everyone to one year from the date you renewed/joined the Chamber in 2016. A… Read More »

A treasure trove of maritime memorabilia

Anita Newcombe of The English Riviera Magazine meets Bob Higginson of The Brixham Steam Packet Company. The Brixham Steam Packet Company is a fascinating shop in Brixham’s Middle Street which has a wonderful collection of intriguing antique and reproduction marine collectables. I’m meeting Bob Higginson for a chat in the open plan office space at the… Read More »

Brixham Bunting – Grand Bingo Evening

On 16th December 2016, we will be holding a Bingo evening to raise money for the materials to make one hundred strings of unique BRIXHAM bunting. (Unique because each of the strings will contain an embroidered or other graphic designed and produced by a Brixham resident or business.) These materials will be used in a… Read More »

Speed networking is back!

Speed Networking aims to provide fresh contacts to members of Devons’s business community through networking, business sharing and socialising. You will have the opportunity to meet other like-minded business people in a friendly and casual atmosphere. This can then be built on at subsequent events and meetings to bring together prosperous business relationships and working… Read More »

Mixed picture emerges post-referendum

Devon Chamber of Commerce has commented on the results of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Economic Survey – Britain’s largest and most authoritative private sector business survey, based on more than 7,000 responses from firms in Q3 2016 issued today. Which shows a mixed picture, with an improved short-term performance in the manufacturing… Read More »

Devon Chamber D-Business Club

Devon Chamber of Commerce has announced the introduction of a new Digital Business club, in association with ethical IT business, Cosmic. The new D-Business Club has been created to provide a forum for businesses to maximise business opportunities through digital activity and share best practice. The first event will be held at South Devon University… Read More »

Mayflower Ball

Mayflower 400 is a programme of events on a transformational scale, a platform for an international commemoration of the remarkable relationship between our nations which began with the journey of the Mayflower on 16 September 1620. The Plymouth Mayflower Ball will be one of these prestigious events, to be held annually in the lead up… Read More »

Brixham wants BigBelly bins back

Angry councillors have slammed the ’embarrassing’ decision to end a trial of BigBelly bins in Brixham just halfway through — and have vowed to fight for their introduction across the Bay. Torbay Council terminated a two-month trial of the large solar-powered, seagull-proof bins on Monday, blaming health and safety concerns of waste collectors Tor2. But… Read More »

BCC EU Referendum Survey

The British Chambers of Commerce wish to understand what the business feeling is post the EU Referendum and are asking for you to complete this short survey. Please participate. The referendum held on 23 June 2016 resulted in an overall vote in favour of the UK leaving the EU. The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC)… Read More »

Brixham Business Show 2016 – Register Now!

The second Brixham Business Show is to take place on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 and will be opened by Mitch Tonks. Mitch has become one of the most respected and knowledgeable seafood people in the country and an acclaimed restaurateur, chef and author in the process. The show is part of a range of initiatives organised… Read More »