Brixham Cottages is a specialist holiday cottage agency dedicated to Brixham. We pride ourselves in offering a friendly, helpful and personal service. We know all of our properties well, and can advise on the suitability of each to your particular needs. Many of our customers return year on year reflecting the wonderful holidays they enjoy in Brixham, and the quality of service we provide.
Brixham Cottages have been the Headline Sponsor of BrixFest since 2015. The close working relationship between the two organisations only further highlights the bond between local business and the festival. Having loved the atmosphere and range of family friendly events at BrixFest each year, Brixham Cottages are delighted to be continuing their sponsorship into BrixFest 2019.
OFFICIAL STICKER PROVIDER
SAFETY BOAT SPONSOR
KID'S DAY SPONSOR
We are based in the UK. The company has built a reputation as a label manufacturer producing high quality labels at competitive prices. Utilising over 25 years of specialist experience we can assist you with any requirements you may have regarding labels and self adhesive labels.
Riviera Labels have been supporting BrixFest for many years on social media, and in late 2016 engaged in a partnership with us to produce BrixFest branded Car Stickers.
These stickers can now be found all over the bay attached to windows, cars, trucks, trains and busses!
A professional RYA Sea School based in the picturesque South Devon fishing port of Brixham providing a high standard of
training on a large variety of courses ranging from a basic introduction to sailing and powerboat, up to the full RYA Yachtmaster qualification.
Torbay Sea School is also a certified lifejacket service & maintenance centre for Ocean Safety and Remploy Leisure (CE)& Commercial Lifejackets, our prices start at £10 per lifejacket.
Check out our website at www.torbayseaschool.co.uk. Email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Splashdown Waterpark@Quaywest, is a great day out for family and friends. There is something for everyone to enjoy - from big kids to little ones - with some of the UK's most exciting flume rides and some of the English Riviera's most spectacular views.
For thrill seekers we've the heart stopping plummet the Devil's Drop and terrifically tumbling tyre rides, that'll have you hanging onto the edge of your tyre, literally, and the Wild Kamikaze - well the name says it all! If that sounds a bit too much like hard work then a quick dip in the swimming pool and a laze on a sun-bed might be more to your liking then you can do that too.
Distilled in small batches using traditional methods & modern technology in a harbourside cottage, just a stone’s throw from the sparkling waters of the English Riviera, where generations of holiday makers have enjoyed perfect sunny days relaxing in a deck chair beside the seaside.
A three dimensional gin, crafted with seven botanicals. Sweet on the tongue with a refreshing zesty orange finish.
Try it neat or with tonic over ice with a slice of ruby grapefruit. Sun, Sea, Sand, Relax, Dream, Enjoy!
OFFICIAL WEBSITE SPONSOR
Harbour View B&B
Whether you are seeking a short break or holiday in idyllic costal surroundings or a nice place to stay whilst on business or visiting friends or family, Steve & Stuart look forward to welcoming you to Harbour View Bed and Breakfast Hotel. Being the former harbour masters house, we enjoy the best views of any of the hotels in Brixham. We wish you an enjoyable stay. Harbour View B&B Brixham hotel is an historic Grade II listed building, newly renovated in 2010. It is situated in the inner harbour of Brixham’s picturesque fishing port.
Formally the Harbour Masters house, Harbour View B&B Hotel Brixham offers stylish modern en-suite accommodation and enjoys spectacular panoramic views across Brixham harbour and beyond to Paignton and Torquay. Harbour View B&B Brixham has been welcoming guests since the 1930′s.
THE BRIXFEST BAYS BEER TENT
Bays Brewery is a multiple award winning, family run business based in Torbay, Devon. Our passion is to brew premium ales using the finest local ingredients whilst also supporting the community and protecting the environment.
Our products are delivered to hundreds of pubs, restaurants and shops all over the South West a further afield which has firmly established us as one of the region’s top breweries.
Bays Brewery came on board with BrixFest 2014, and this working partnership is already popular with the locals and visitors that attend the festival. The Bays Brewey Beer Tent returns for BrixFest 2019, underneath the Old Fish Quay in Brixham, serving all your favourites; Toopsail, Devon Dumpling, Windfall & more.
BRIXFEST PROGRAMME SPONSOR
Dartmouth Academy & Kingswear Primary
Children flourish when they feel safe and secure; care underpins all we do.
We take pride in being at the heart of our community. Through inspirational teaching and
personalised care, we enable all pupils to secure future success and happiness.
As an all-through Academy, we believe in building long-lasting relationships with pupils and
their families. We foster an ethos of empathy and understanding, with a caring pastoral system that seeks
to support and involve families to help every child thrive. Pupils are coached to reflect and optimise their learning potential. We have a mantra that fosters academic success as not a measure of ability but an
indication of how hard pupils work – Be Your Best Self.
Contact us on 01803 839700 or email
Kingswear Primary School enjoys a diverse intake from the wider surrounding area from Totnes to
Torquay and into Dartmouth. Recent quality assurance recognises the good quality of education,
achievement and well-being of our children. At Kingswear we concentrate on giving every child in the school the opportunity for personal achievement. The acquisition of knowledge and skills is the entitlement of every child irrespective of ability or background and we are very lucky to have an inspiring team of staff who work hard to support all of the pupils to achieve their very best.
Contact us on 01803 752356 or email
COOKING DEMONSTRATIONS SPONSOR
England's Seafood FEAST
Autumn 2019 sees the second annual England’s Seafood FEAST, a chance to experience the very best of the English Riviera’s world-class seafood and all things related to the sea. For two weeks from 20 September to 6 October 2019 you can fill your days and nights with delicious local seafood, cooked with passion and expertise by talented local chefs.
Restaurants will be offering set menus, special events and seafood specials, all featuring locally caught fish and shellfish. Try a crab-cracking workshop, guided coastal foraging or an indulgent seafood platter. New events are being added to the programme all the time – keep checking the website for details.
But it’s not all about eating fish – you can take a trip on a heritage sailing trawler, tour the world-famous Brixham Fish Market auction, go dolphin-spotting on the South West Coast Path or enjoy some live music while you tuck into a seafood barbecue. There will be plenty to keep you happily occupied!
We look forward to giving you a warm welcome. Where will your Feast take you?
BRIXHAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Brixham Chamber of Commerce
Brixham Chamber of Commerce is an independent organisation which exists to promote and protect the interests of businesses in Brixham and the environment in which they operate. Through Plymouth Chamber of Commerce, we are part of The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), a dynamic, high-profile and independent business network, with Chambers across the UK.
We have been working with Brixham businesses of all sizes and all sectors since 1923, providing organisations with practical support, useful connections and representation in local, regional and national government where we promote positive growth policies and defend business priorities.
Brixham Chamber of Commerce were a major BrixFest contributor in 2012, 2013 & 2014, and 2017.
Perhaps the closest restaurant to the source of fish in the UK. Rockfish Brixham sits in the world famous fish market overlooking the boats as they land their catch which is in our kitchen an hour or so later. We have seating for 80 inside and a further 80 on the terrace which looks directly down to the fishing fleet, the smaller boats start landing from around 5pm each day, its an exciting sight to see fish of all shapes and sizes coming ashore, there really isn't a better place to enjoy seafood. We also have a full bar with South West ales, a great selection of quality wines and ice cold Estrella Galicia, a fantastic beer with seafood. Downstairs we have a takeaway and a cafe selling seafood breakfasts where the fishermen and buyers gather for a coffee and some grilled fish each day. Next door to the cafe is our fish room where we prepare fresh seafood from the market each day for our restaurants.
RockFish Brixham co-hosted BrixFest's October fundraiser and helped us to raise over £800 for 2017's event, and continue to be a strong supporter through donations and cooking-demonstrations support.
Robert and Kelly Simonetti are the founders of Robert's Fisheries Ltd. Robert's family have been involved in the Torbay fishing industry for generations. The experiences of his childhood, lead Robert to develop his wholesale and retail fishing business in 1988 now situated in Brixham's newly developed multi-million pound fish quay.
Our fantastic seafood restaurant has been opened for 3 years and has gone from strength to strength.
Both Robert and Kelly work in the restaurant throughout the summer months and are on hand to recommend and advise on whats best from the fish market.