Chamber – Page 9

A very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year!

2015 was a busy year for the Chamber and there are more challenges ahead in 2016. Brixham Chamber of Commerce has continued to expand its activity this year. By that I do not mean merely in membership terms, but in many other areas. We have a terrific team of dedicated business members that form our… Read More »

Sign initiative moves forward

Improved signage around Brixham has won the backing of town councillors. They have agreed to support the initiative which was originally looked into by members of Brixham Chamber of Commerce. It is generally accepted that many of Brixham’s signs could be much clearer. Cllr Steve Clutterbuck said: ‘It needs to be kept plain and simple and to the point. Areas have been identified where the signs could be much… Read More »

A resounding success

The first Brixham Business Show, organised by Pauline Neal on behalf of Brixham Chamber and Brixham Means Business and was held at the Berry Head hotel on 22nd September and was a resounding success, with over 60 delegates chatting about business with the 32 exhibitors whose businesses were in Brixham and Torbay. The wide range… Read More »

Bertie and Crew

On paper, Bertie and Crew the newest shop on the marina in Brixham shouldn’t really work, selling as it does an off the wall mix of products for man’s best friend, clothes for their owners and coastal themed gifts. But in practice, half way through their first year the business is proving to be a… Read More »

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 »