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Axminster Chamber of Commerce

representing the business community

Axminster Chamber of Commerce

representing the business community

Axminster’s businesses are at the heart of a town with a proud heritage, strong sense of community and a determination to become stronger for the future.

The Axminster Chamber of Commerce is the body that bonds commerce, industry and retailers in a town that has a backbone built on independent businesses.

Why join the Chamber?
Why join the Chamber?
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Issues & actions
Issues & actions
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As part of the re-launch of the Chamber we produce a newsletter to summarise our objectives, list our committee and invite your ideas. Please find our newsletters here:

Building Resilience - May 20th 2022

Chamber Newsletter - April 22nd 2022

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What do you think?
What are the local issues affecting your business? What support can we provide that would make a difference? One of the key tasks for the Chamber in the coming months is to understand what individual members want and to gather and pursue ideas that will make the local economy stronger. Please take the time to fill in the questionnaire here.
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Scratch the surface and there is much going on in Axminster. Try these links to understand a bit about what makes the town tick:


Axe Vale Show – lining up another great event in June 2022

Axminster Guildhall – the venue for much of the town’s best entertainment

Axminster Town Council – working for our community

Axminster Heritage Centre – proudly presenting our great history

Light Up Axminster - drives Christmas and other celebrations in Axminster

Pippins Community Centre – a warm and welcoming community hub

Axminster Chamber of Commerce

Acting Chair: Jane Rockett - Axminster Printing

Acting Deputy Chair: Karen Hussey - W. G. Potter Funeral Directors

Treasurer: Jess Brooks - Bowes Brooks Accountants

Acting Secretary: Barrie Hedges - Archway Bookshop


Management Committee members: Aneesa California (California Health & Fitness), Naomi Eden (Collate Interiors), Alison Hayward (Axminster Care Service), Annette Heath-Coleman (Acorn Gift Shop), Adrian Lausch (Pink Pigeon Digital), Jan Rowe (Castle Garage), Emma Rowe (Axminster Gymnastics Club).

Axminster Town Council representative: Cllr Steve Holt


c/o Archway Bookshop
Trinity House
EX13 5AP
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