Torbay Apprenticeship Fair

The first Torbay Apprenticeships Fair on Wednesday 10th July, 2pm-7pm at the Riviera International Conference Centre. Following the successful National Apprenticeship Week campaign in March, this free event gives employers the opportunity to showcase Apprenticeship vacancies at all levels. Why Attend? Fill your Apprenticeship vacancies, for people aged 16+ Free stands to businesses/ training providers who have live Apprenticeship vacancies…

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Prince William under new ownership

The Prince William bar and restaurant by the marina was snapped up by the Greenway Group when it came up for sale recently. The Greenway Group own a number of other successful and popular Brixham businesses including Liberty, Inspirations, Chapter One and Greenway Ferry. Commenting on Facebook, a spokesperson said: “We’re super excited to announce that The Prince William is…

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Christmas Lighting Competition

Youngsters in Brixham are being invited to design a new Christmas light for the town, with a deadline for submissions on July 15. In addition to making and displaying the new sign, the winning school will be given a cash prize of £100 by Lighting Up Brixham. The group Lighting Up Brixham, led by Vix Pritchard-Davies and Neil Worrell, have…

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Grow Media at Cockington Court – 13 June

TDA invites you to meet Grow Media at The  Seven Dials café at Cockington Court Thurs 13th June, 5-7pm Grow Media is a successful media partner responsible for Grow Exeter and for a brand new South Devon edition, launched in May covering a range of business and community led projects. The Grow Media team are keen to meet with those involved…

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Networking Evening – 1st July

BCC Summer Networking Evening on the Golden Hind Monday 1st July 19:00-21:00 We would be delighted if you could join us for drinks and a tour of the Golden Hind on Monday 1st July from 7-9pm. Tickets cost £10 and include entrance and tour of the Golden Hind plus a selection of drinks (no food is allowed on the boat…

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Why the Brixham Chamber Exec will be supporting the Brixham Peninsula Neighbourhood Plan

There is a vote taking place on the neighbourhood plan at the same time as the local elections. The neighbourhood plan has nothing to do with Torbay Council or politics. Rather, it has been written by our local community for our local community. The neighbourhood plan is important because it will determine what development does or does not take place…

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Your views sought for Torbay Business Survey

Torbay businesses we want to hear your views and feedback. TDA has partnered with Torbay Business Forum to launch the Torbay Business Survey. In a refreshed and new format this quarterly review will strengthen the Torbay business community voice, and will take only a few minutes of your time. It will ensure that we are truly representing your views when engaging…

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South Devon Players nominated for New York theatre award

Following a hugely successful production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth this winter, The South Devon Players have been nominated for a theatre award in New York’s Long Island Lighthouse Theatre Awards. During January and February 2019, the South Devon Players performed a post-apocalyptic set production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Completely unabridged and unchanged from the original text, other than being set…

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‘Bags of help’ fund

Tesco is marking the great British summertime by offering coastal community projects in Brixham the chance to bag their share of a huge funding pot of almost £300,000. Community organisations and charities working to improve Britain’s coastline are being invited to share in the fund during a special round of Bags of Help voting. Bags of Help, run in partnership…

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Keep Brixham Beautiful

Brixham Town Council recently launched a new Keep Brixham Beautiful campaign. To coincide with national Keep Britain Tidy’s The Big Spring Clean, residents and visitors joined town councillors for the inaugural event, held in the Furzeham with Summercombe Ward. The project will see several community led litter collecting events organised by the town council throughout the year. A spokesman said:…

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