Exmouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce Blog

Exmouth & Budleigh Chambers Sunrise and Sunset Photography Competition

Posted by JT on 06/01/2021 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff, Uncategorized

Both Exmouth & Budleigh are beautiful tourist destinations and have an array of amazing hospitality and retail businesses in each to welcome residents and visitors alike. Although the current Coronavirus restrictions have bought a huge range of struggles to our local businesses, it has meant that many residents have had the opportunity to go outside […]

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Are you and your business ready for Brexit?

Posted by JT on 10/12/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff, Uncategorized

Are you and your business ready for Brexit ? If you are a regular visitor to any E.U. country, if you import or export goods or exchange personal data with any E.U. country, employ E.U. nationals or use websites hosted in the E.U. then you need to be aware of the new arrangements coming into […]

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Exmouth Chamber announce Christmas Window Competition

Posted by JT on 25/11/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff, Uncategorized

‘Tis the season to be merry ! Announcing the Exmouth Chamber Christmas Window Display 2020 #exemaswindows2020 competition!  To bring back some magic and support the high street, we are running a great festive challenge for all Exmouth businesses.      If you’re decorating your shop front this Christmas, make sure to enter for promotional support […]

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Lockdown #2 : Exmouth Chamber Business Advice links

Posted by JT on 06/11/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff

Specific lockdown #2 business advice from Exmouth Chamber Member, Thompson Jenner LLP: Job Retention Bonus Scheme Enhancement of Job Retention Support Package Lockdown #2 : The latest announcements H.M. Government have published useful Business & Employee Support Guidance for Lockdown #2 : Self Employment Grant Income Support Scheme Grant extension Coronavirus Support for your Business […]

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Exmouth Chamber  ‘Love Local’ List – Virtual High Street Edition

Posted by JT on 06/11/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff

As part of our #lovelocal campaign and after the success of the initial lockdown’s Love Local List, we want to continue the support of local small business/independent retailers this winter.   So, in collaboration with Exmouth Community UK Facebook Group, we are launching the Virtual High Street ⭐️   If you are still trading, offering […]

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Exmouth loses a great tourism ambassador

Posted by JT on 07/10/2020 | Posted in: News, News & Stuff

Today we heard of the sad and untimely death of Ian Stuart, owner of Stuart Line Cruises and the Exmouth Land Train, a long time member and stalwart supporter of the Exmouth Chamber of Commerce, a unique and wonderful asset to our town, a great ambassador to its tourist trade, and a very kind and […]

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New Chair for Exmouth Chamber of Commerce

Posted by JT on 29/09/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff, Uncategorized

Exmouth Chamber of Commerce has a new chair after its current leader, who had held the role for nine years, stepped down. Ian MacQueen, who will be moving to Tavistock for family reasons, said it is also ‘high time to pass the baton’ to new chairman Laura Woodward-Drake. During his time as chairman, Mr MacQueen […]

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Exmouth Chamber Business Booster

Posted by JT on 25/08/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff

NEW to Exmouth Chamber, in association with Boost – Virtual Assistance: our social media Business Booster feature- shining a light on & uplifting local business people.☀️ As part of our #lovelocal initiative, we are meeting up with our members to find out how they’re doing and give them a boost via online promo. The aim is to increase […]

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Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020

Posted by JT on 11/07/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff

On 25 June 2020, the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 received royal assent. It came into force on 26 June 2020. The measures introduced by the Act will relieve the burden on businesses during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and allow them to focus all their efforts on continuing to operate. This guidance outlines how […]

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Exmouth Chamber of Commerce Business Rail Users Survey

Posted by JT on 21/05/2020 | Posted in: Featured, News, News & Stuff, Uncategorized

  Great Western Railways have been operating a temporary timetable for key workers and essential travel. They added some additional services on Monday 18th May and we are now operating at just over 65% of normal services. Social distancing however means they can only carry a fraction of our usual customer numbers. They are asking […]

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