Digital Marketing Masterclasses

We’ve just announced an additional four additional hour-long classes: The sessions are FREE for ASDBN members, and £10 each for non-members. To book, simply email our events manager Drew Ellis at drew@asdbn.co.uk. Location: TBC See you there!

Networking Breakfast

Business owners gathered last week for Ashburton Chamber of Trade’s Networking Breakfast at Coljan, a local cafe owned by Nathan and Michelle Siddle. After the isolation caused by Covid, the Chamber of Trade could see how important it was to reconnect local businesses, especially new businesses who have recently joined the town, so the event […]

ACT Chair Updates Local MP on Exciting New Future

ASHBURTON CHAMBER OF TRADE Chair Nigel Ward sat down with the town’s Member of Parliament on Friday (22/04/22) to brief him on exciting new plans for the Chamber. The pair met at Coljan – a café, wine bar and restaurant in West Street – owned by Nathan and Michelle Siddle, with Nathan serving as the […]

Portreeve’s Pick

Ashburton cafes and restaurants are helping to raise funds for local causes by participating in the Portreeve’s Pick. Sean Wilson, Ashburton’s 1201st Portreeve, says : “As we all endeavor to get back to normality after the challenges of the last two years I want to do something to support the businesses in our town that […]

Christmas Shopping

Make your list, check it twice … Thursday Late Night shopping kicks off on Thursday 2nd December. Plus, there is free parking in the car park from 4pm on all Thursdays throughout December Take advantage of the peaceful streets to pop into town and find your loved ones some special treats! Dive into one of […]

Local business celebrates 20 years on the high street

Husband and wife team Francis and Tess Coulson have been running Tessdesigns Giftsand Clothing since 2001 and are well known friendly faces on the high street inAshburton. Their lifestyle store stocks a range of affordable and stylish gifts including jewellery, bags,homewares, cards and stationery & the best of contemporary womenswear.This month they are celebrating 20 […]

Supporting good causes in the Community

Ashburton Chamber of Trade are proud to have been able to donate £250 towards the Ashburton SOUP project. Organised by Teignbridge CVS, the SOUP project gave local people the opportunity to pitch their projects in a bid for funding. The evening was a real community effort which made it a great success. The Bank Youth […]

Prize Draw celebrates success of Loyalty Card scheme

3 lucky winners have won some fantastic prizes in Ashburton Community Loyalty Card’s first prize draw. Ashburton Chamber of Trade have held the first prize draw for their Loyalty Card scheme which launched earlier this year in May. The Loyalty Card has been designed to encourage and raise awareness of the importance of shopping, eating […]

Ashburton goes ‘Totally Locally’ for Fiver Fest

Ashburton’s Independent Shops will be taking part in the Totally Locally National “Fiver Fest” between the 12th – 26th June. To show the importance of supporting our high streets, Ashburton is joining in with over 100 Independent High Streets across the UK, to put on very special £5 offers across the two weeks in June. […]