Tavistock Business Show 2018

It’s back, and it’s going to be bigger and better than ever! Sponsored by Wings Accountants, Tavistock Business Show returns to Tavistock Town Hall on Thursday 24 May. We have some great expert speakers lined up, sessions include: Tools and tips for social media marketing What do you get when you register a domain name? […]

Welcome our new Chair, Tim Randell

We are delighted that the TDCC Chair for 2018-19 is Tim Randell of Olijam Communications. He joins Richard, Annette and Clair on the committee, as they have stayed in post for another year. As reported in the Tavistock Times Gazette, at the AGM on 05 February Tim said: ‘As chairman I want to help the […]

Employability at Tavistock College

What are Employability Skills? Employability skills can be defined as a set of skills, achievements and personal qualities that are transferable and complement a learner’s technical subject knowledge. They can be seen as a way of maximising the potential shown by a student’s academic grades and qualifications. Crucially employers and Universities often put as much […]

Add to your business listing

Members are encouraged to enhance their directory listing with further information about their business. Please send approx. 100 words about your business, plus a 300px x 300px logo, email address, social media links, and the category/s you would like to be listed in to digital@tdcc.business If you have any questions about this, please use the […]

Member Benefits

At evening meetings, attendees are asked what they want from the Chamber, what would encourage membership and attendance. Suggestions have been made for presentations and Q&A sessions by local businesses, so others can get advice and benefit from their expertise. So, we’ll get plans in place for that sort of thing coming up soon. What […]

Committee Roles and Responsibilities 2018

The Chamber is very much a delivery orientated organisation with a lean team which depends upon the active engagement of its Committee to meet its objectives. This includes attendance at Committee meetings, monthly meetings, town meetings and events. Specific roles of each Committee member are listed below, there is also a full set of possible […]

Tavistock Goose Fair

Goose Fair

This year Goose Fair takes place on Wednesday 11 October. Once again, TDCC will have a stand and we will be handing out branded bags containing our comprehensive directory of Chamber members. Members have two opportunities to benefit from this, one of the busiest days in the Tavistock calendar. 1) Send us your flyers, offers, […]

Evening Meeting Minutes: 07.08.17

TDCC Business Meeting 170807 – For Circulation TDCC Business Meeting Date: 7th August 2017 Location: Tavistock Room, The Bedford Hotel, Tavistock In Attendance Committee Members Chairman, Mike Harper (MH) Social Secretary, Clair Wellsbury-Nye (CWN) Secretary, Richard Cosgrave (RLC) Members Robert Oxborough Ross Ayling Paul Williamson (as Council Member of Tavistock Town Council) Visitors Councillor Philip […]

TDCC questions borough council’s commercial property strategy

The Tavistock Times Gazette of 14 September features an article that came from one of our recent evening meetings. We are questioning a strategy by West Devon Borough Council to borrow money so it can purchase commercial properties to create new revenue streams. TDCC Chair, Mike Harper, said: ‘I am concerned that money will be […]

Could you help TASS?

We’ve been asked to put forward the following messages on behalf of Tavistock Support Services. TASS are seeking to build a cohesive, capable and experienced board of Trustees, and currently have three vacancies. If you’re interested in finding out more, please contact Diane Newman, General Manager, on 01822 616958 or email manager@tasstavistock.org.uk. The charity are […]