Category: Brixham

Brixham Theatre & Cowtown Carnival
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Brixham Theatre & Cowtown Carnival

Brixham Theatre Sitauted in Bolton Square stands Brixhams own small theatre (the history of it is explored in an exhibition in the Brixham Museum). It’s a cosy, community theatre showing sporadic drama performances and concerns. The new Market Building opened in 1887 at a cost of £3,000. Over the Magistrate’s room and offices for the...

11th May 20187th July 2018by
History Of Brixham
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History Of Brixham

History Although there is evidence of ice age in habitants here, and probable trading in the Bronze Age, the first evidence of a town comes from Saxon Time. It is possible that Saxon settlement originated by sea from Hampshire in the sixth century, or overland around the year 800Brixham was called Briseham in the Domesday...

11th May 20182nd October 2018by
Berry Head
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Berry Head

Berry Head Berry Head is a coastal headland at the southern end of Torbay to the southeast of Brixham. Enjoy the spectacular at Berry Head. Explore the remains of an imposing Coastal Fort, built to keep Napoleons invaders out to sea. Visit Berry Head National Nature Reserve and find yourself standing 60m 200ft) above sea...

11th May 20187th July 2018by
Brixham Churches
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Brixham Churches

Churches Generations of Seafarers and their families have been invovled in the development of the Christain Curches in Brixham. Events such as `Harvest of the sea` and the recently restored `Blessing of the Fleet` give an indication of the churches continued connection to the fishing industry here, whilst Christian groups such as ‘The Fishermen’s Mission’...

11th May 20181st October 2018by
Brixham Theatre
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Brixham Theatre

Sitauted in Bolton Square stands Brixhams own small theatre (the history of it is explored in an exhibition in the Brixham Museum). It’s a cosy, community theatre showing sporadic drama performances and concerns. The new Market Building opened in 1887 at a cost of £3,000. Over the Magistrate’s room and offices for the Harbour Commissionaires...

9th May 20187th July 2018by