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Brixham Market – the plaice to be!

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...

Small Biz Saturday 2016

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...

‘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...

A future Olympic champion?

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...

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

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...

#TorbayHour Awards

#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...

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...

School governors wanted

Churston Grammar are currently seeking applications for new governors to join the governing body. In particular they are looking for applicants with experience in one of the following areas: Legal Building and site management Large-scale fundraising/sponsorship...

Looking to recruit locally?

Jobcentre Plus are looking for employers who would be willing to attend the Rebuild South West Passing Out Parade at The YES Centre Brixham, on Friday 18th March at 11:45am. The idea of the course is to help increase motivation and confidence to help claimants move...

Spring Clean for the Queen Day

Spring Clean for the Queen Day

Brixham Future, Brixham Town Council, Pride in Brixham, Brixham Community Partnership, Brixham Chamber of Commerce with help from the Brixham Public are organising a Spring Clean for the Queen day on Saturday 19th March from 10 to 4pm. The Aim: to combine an Easter...

BCC Parking/Signage Initiative

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...