Small Business Saturday – 2nd Dec

Small Business Saturday, due to take place on Saturday 2 December, will be the fifth year running for the campaign. That’s good news for small and medium-sized enterprises up and down the UK, which need all the help they can get in the face of challenges ranging from extortionate business rates to disruptive online competition. Big business tends to get…

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Is it curtains for Brixham Theatre?

The future of Brixham Theatre is hanging in the balance after the society that runs the much-loved venue decided to bring the curtain down on its work there. Brixham Arts and Theatre Society (BATS) has given notice to Brixham Town Council that it is handing back the lease on the theatre with effect from April 30 next year, blaming a…

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Devon Chamber update

Dear All, Many apologies for my silence, staff shortages here have meant that some key communications have not been done and that includes a regular communication to you. I hope things are going well in your part of the county and your Chamber is in good heart! Please be aware that Suzi Cumberland has now left the Chamber and Lesley…

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Brixham Business Show – 19th Sept

The third Brixham Business Show is to take place on Tuesday, 19th September 2017 at The Berry Head Hotel. The event runs from 12pm until 5pm, with a free speed network session at 3pm This is part of a range of initiatives organised by Brixham Chamber of Commerce to promote and connect local businesses in Brixham and the surrounding area….

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Brixham restaurant raises £3,500 for BrixFest

Rockfish has donated £3,500 of the sum it raised this year for local charities to BrixFest, the annual Brixham festival. The Brixham restaurant, part of the Rockfish group which won the 2017 National Seafish Fish and Chip Awards for Best Multiple Operator & the Good Catch Sustainability, suggests diners donate £1 to local charities when paying their bill. This year,…

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Public Consultation: Brixham Community Wellbeing Centre

Brixham Does Care and Brixham Hospital League of Friends have been working with the Trust, on a very exciting new project. On Thursday 10th August they will be holding a public consultation at the Scala Hall in Brixham. All welcome. Plans for new Day Care and Community Centre on the Brixham Hospital site Brixham Hospital League of Friends and Brixham…

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Chart Room Launch

The Brixham Steam Packet Company cordially invite members of Brixham Chamber and their guests to join them on Saturday 29th July from 6pm for the launch of The Chart Room, a new ocean liner themed coffee lounge in the heart of Brixham. Meet the team behind the business and enjoy the oppulent 1920’s surroundings. The Chart Room, Old Foundry Court,…

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Meet the Chamber – 6th July

Join us for a FREE networking event brought to you by Devon Chamber of Commerce and Brixham Chamber of Commerce. This event is designed to: Welcome members that are new to both Devon’s and Brixham’s Chambers. Update current members on Chamber activities & projects that are being undertaken throughout Devon. Welcome non-members to explore the benefits of becoming a member…

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Torbay Economic Strategy Consultation

Torbay Council have published The Draft Torbay Economic Strategy 2017-2022 for public consultation. This revised Economic Strategy for Torbay provides a five year plan to continue to build on the success of the previous Strategy and to address new challenges and opportunities that have emerged since that Strategy was published. The Strategy will promote sustainable economic growth by creating an…

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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 review to deliver electoral equality for voters across Torbay. At present, some councillors represent many…

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