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Brixham Town Centre Regeneration

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...

Love Brixham Website

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...

Brixham Bunting

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...

Chamber at the Tourism Exhibition

Chamber at the Tourism Exhibition

The Chamber Stand at the recent Tourism Exhibition on the 15th March, 2017 was very busy with lots of compliments for Brixham, The Chamber, The New Guide and the markets. Generally it was a very good exhibition overall. The majority of visitors to the Brixham stand...

How to kill off a dying town

How to kill off a dying town

An open letter from Nigel Makin on behalf of Brixham Chamber to Robert Excell and Kevin Mowatt, Torbay Council. I’m writing to you on behalf of the Brixham Chamber of Commerce, Brixham residents, Brixham visitors and potential investors in Brixham. The “subject” title...

ERBID Tourism Exhibition and Conference

ERBID Tourism Exhibition and Conference

Come and see us at the English Riviera BID Tourism Exhibition & Conference on Wednesday 15th March at the Riviera Centre. The chamber will be promoting holidays and days out in Brixham and handing out copies of our new Guide to Brixham. There are still some spaces...

Your Chamber needs you

Your Chamber needs you

Jacqui Shaw (Chair) and Mark Choppin (Sunday Markets and current Vice Chair) are not standing for re-election this year, both due to expanding business commitments. We thank them both for their significant contribution to our chamber over the last few years. We are...

Member Subscriptions 2017

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...

A treasure trove of maritime memorabilia

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...

Brixham Bunting – Grand Bingo Evening

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...

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...

Mixed picture emerges post-referendum

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....