Community – Page 4

Brixham Future CIC re-launch invitation

The Brixham Town Council Meeting on the 17th November 2016 established the Brixham Future working group as an independent Community Interest Company (CIC) to maximise potential gains. Brixham Future is holding an official re-launch of it’s new structure at Brixham Yacht Club, on Friday 3rd February 2017, 14:30-16:00. RSVP to john@caracommunity.co.uk Brixham Future was previously… Read More »

Brixham’s Lanterns Lights and ‘Luminations

Magical events, shopping and Christmas Festive Fun Friday 25th November – Sunday 27th November We would be really grateful if you could display the poster and help spread the word.   Brixham Town Council are compiling a list of volunteers to help on Saturday 26th November for the Christmas Switch On event “Lanterns, Lights and… Read More »

Brixham Market – the plaice to be!

Barry Young is managing director at Brixham Trawler Agents which operates one of the largest fish markets in the UK. Here he talks to the Herald Express about his background and the fishing industry in general. What is your background? I left school at 16 and went to sea. I was a decky learner with… Read More »

Small Biz Saturday 2016

Small Business Saturday is a grass-roots, non-political, non-commercial campaign that encourages people to support small businesses in their communities, both on the Saturday (this year December 3rd) itself and beyond. The campaign also aims to support, inspire and promote small business all year round. The initiative started in 2010 in the US, and has generated… Read More »

‘Data Science’ Marketing knowledge worker / researcher

On a call-off basis paid by the hour, Datawise Intelligence need someone (local toDartmouth/Torbay area) who has a keen mind for market research and the curation of information. For any Industry sector, to think outside the box and If we work for Food and Drink producers for example, dig into Devon Associations and find out… Read More »

A future Olympic champion?

Connor Myers is 14 years old and has been a member of Brixham Junior sailing club for 4 years. Having won sailor of the year 2014 and 2016, he recently went on to win the Peter Sailing Regatta . He has also won best cadet at the yacht club in the Brixham Regatta and came… Read More »

Riviera Singers concert with the Mendip Male Voice Choir

The concert takes place at the Methodist Church Brixham on Friday 7th October at 7:30 pm and it is in aid of Brixham Methodist Church. Tickets £8 at the door or £5 before the concert from Brenda Turvey 01803 846231 or from Choir Members Download poster/flyer

A Couple of FISHy Events

FISH have been hard at work since 2007 raising funds to provide a permanent statue – Man & Boy – to commemorate the lives of fishermen and seafarers lost at sea, and celebrate the wonderful fishing heritage of Brixham. For their final push, FISH will host two glittering fundraising events this autumn. Firstly, the Grand… Read More »

#TorbayHour Awards

The annual #TorbayHour Social Media Awards returns on Friday 2nd September and Brixham Chamber is proud to sponsor the Best New Business Account Category. TorbayHour was set up by James Twigger in February 2014 when The Southwest was reeling from the devastating storms which cut off so many vital transport links. A massive online campaign… Read More »

Brixfest 2016

Dragon boat racing will feature for the first time at this year’s Brixfest. The free, family-friendly festival is being held in Brixham over the bank holiday weekend from May 28 to June 1, and will also have live music, fireworks, children’s activities and cooking demonstrations. Sophie Bower, chairman of this year’s festival, said: “We are thrilled… Read More »