Chamber – Page 9

BCC Parking/Signage Initiative

Brixham Chamber Executive are exploring a number of solutions for improving the visitors experience of Brixham and to ensure the rising number of visitors are encouraged to explore all the attractions and heritage sites that make Brixham unique. It is intended that visitors will be available to navigate around our town easily whether by foot… Read More »

Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2015

The field work period for the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) Q3 2015 is now open for responses, and Plymouth Chamber need your help to truly understand how the South West economy is fairing. Run by British Chambers of Commerce, this survey is the largest independent business survey in the UK. The QES is the first… Read More »

BCC Budget Review – Summer 2015

Full Budget speech here In his full reaction to the Chancellor’s Summer Budget, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: “George Osborne has delivered a genius balance of politics and economics that provides stimulus for the economy while continuing the tough task of eliminating the deficit. Steady deficit reduction means the economy… Read More »

Plymouth & Devon Chamber Awards

New for 2015 Plymouth & Devon Chamber of Commerce is introducing the Plymouth & Devon Chamber Awards. Designed to celebrate the successes of Chamber member businesses across Plymouth and Devon these awards will recognise businesses who have made a positive contribution to the local business community and been active members of the Chamber of Commerce.… Read More »

Brixham Business Show 2015

The first Brixham Business Show is to take place on Tuesday, 22 September 2015. This is part of a range of initiatives organised by Brixham Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Brixham Means Business network group, to promote and connect local businesses in Brixham and the surrounding area. The event, being held at The… Read More »

Chambers strengthen links

Brixham Chamber of Commerce is to join with its larger Devon neighbour in a bid to make its voice heard beyond Torbay. The smaller chamber of commerce has now joined forces with the Plymouth and Devon Chamber of Commerce, following the Chamber’s recent expansion to represent the region as the Accredited Chamber for Devon as part… Read More »

Creating a buzz for bee charity

Brixham marketing specialist Michelle Roberts is hoping to create a buzz for a British bee charity. Michelle, who recently launched her own business The Creative Marketer, has created designs for one of her newest clients, the British Beekeepers Association. She said: “They wanted to develop two different campaigns to help raise money to fund the… Read More »

From Qatar to the Quayside

Chamber members Bridget and Chris Bowring of the Quayside Hotel worked in Qatar, Brunei, Korea and London before discovering our quaint harbour town of Brixham 17 years ago. Anita Newcombe finds out more. I am meeting Bridget and Chris at the Quayside, the hotel they have owned and run in Brixham for 17 years. The… Read More »

Public Fish Market

One of the Chamber’s new projects for 2015 is the creation of a regular fish market open to the public to help increase footfall in Brixham. The 14th April is the tentative start date, which coincides with the opening date for the new Rockfish Restaurant. The market is planned to take place every Tuesday morning on the harbour… Read More »

Destination Rockfish!

Big plans for Brixham’s new Rockfish restaurant will see it become a tourist attraction showcasing the port’s fish and training chefs of the future. Chef Mitch Tonks has revealed more details for his newest venture which is set to open in the port on April 14. Mitch, who lives in the town, said: “We are… Read More »