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Brixham Town Centre WhatsApp Group

Brixham Town Centre WhatsApp Group

Bob Higginson of The Chart Room and PCSO Karl Copik of Brixham Police have created a WhatsApp Group to enable traders to quickly share reports of suspected crime or anti-social behaviour in the town. Bob said " Brixham is generally a very safe place and the vast...

March 2021 – Chamber Update

March 2021 – Chamber Update

by Alex Foley, Vice- Chair I hope you have made it through the winter months ok and that the roadmap out of lockdown is giving you hope for a successful 2021. With the end of the tunnel in sight and with our AGM approaching it feels like a good time to contact you...

Brixham Stronger Together

Brixham Stronger Together

Brixham Stronger Together has been working with the Brixham Chamber of Commerce to look at ways we can support our local businesses to prosper. We have a lot of small businesses in Brixham who are not likely to have the luxury of an Employee Assistance Programme...

Brixham Future – 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Brixham Future – 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Brixham played a crucial role in the liberation of Europe. The American 4th Division departed our harbour and landed on the first beach to be liberated - Utah. Allied forces and refugees were welcomed into our community and many remain in our local churchyard. We...

Electoral Review of Torbay – Warding Arrangements

Electoral Review of Torbay – Warding Arrangements

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has formally commenced an electoral review of Torbay Council. The purpose of this letter is to inform you of the review and seek your views on future ward boundaries for the council. The Commission is carrying out a...

Brixham Means Business – 29th June

Brixham Means Business – 29th June

Brixham Means Business -   breakfast networking club, 29th June 7.30-9.00am at the Berry Head Hotel. This month's guest speaker is Barry Cole who will be talking about Leadership in Business. Book here

BCC call again for fundamental reform

BCC call again for fundamental reform

Government plans to cut business rates for small retailers have been dismissed as “just a sticking plaster” by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). The measure, previously announced in the Autumn Statement, offers £300m to save 300,000 small retailers £1,000 off...

George O’Hagan – Memories

George O’Hagan – Memories

I am very sorry to report the passing, on Tues. 3rd December, of George O`Hagan. Prior to retirement, he and his wife Rosemary owned The Harbour Pot Shop on Middle Street and Memories on The Quay. To older members of the Chamber, George is remembered as a long...

‘No Boss’ Christmas Lunch

‘No Boss’ Christmas Lunch

The Brixham Sea Works will open on the 12th December with a 'No Boss' Christmas Lunch. Having secured investment from the European Regional Development Fund and Coastal Communities, Torbay Development Agency are now putting the finishing touches to this  brand new...

Keep Trade Local

Keep Trade Local

The FSB is continuing their campaign to encourage people to by their goods and services locally. Small businesses are the heart of the local community. They generate wealth, employment and opportunity. The FSB is supporting small business by lobbying local authorities...

90 and going strong

90 and going strong

Brixham Chamber of Commerce has a long and proud heritage and in November 2013, it is celebrating its 90th anniversary. Since 1923, the Chamber has been working with Brixham businesses of all sizes and sectors, providing organisations with practical support, useful...

Proud to support Pride

Proud to support Pride

Pride in Brixham is a volunteer group that sets out to help upgrade and maintain the environment in and around Brixham, focussing its efforts on painting and gardening schemes around the harbour, from the Marina Walkway to Oxen Cove. The group is one of many local...