Welcome to the Blackdown Hills Business Association


The Blackdown Hills Business Association (BHBA) is a not-for-profit membership based organisation supporting the fantastic array of businesses that operate within the Blackdown Hills and the surrounding market towns and villages of East Devon, Mid Devon, West Dorset, South Somerset and Taunton Deane.

The Blackdown Hills has been awarded an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty for over 25 years and is proud to celebrate the diversity of local services and skills provided, from micro business owners to small, medium and larger enterprises.

The vision of the BHBA has always been to help achieve a vital, vibrant, successful and sustainable economy within the Blackdown Hills, with the purpose to provide a relaxed and supportive environment in which businesses serving the Blackdown Hills can learn, connect and grow together.

Best Stand Awards from the Honiton Show

Thank you to everyone who came along braved the mud and supported the Honiton Show last month.  We were delighted to see so many family, friends, neighbours, members, customers and holiday makers visiting the Blackdown Hills Marquee.  There were over 30 Blackdown...

Thank you for visiting us at the Honiton Show

Thank you to everyone who came and supported the Blackdown Hills marquee at the Honiton Show on Thursday.  It was wonderful to see so many local residents, holiday makers, day visitors, businesses, family and friends with their smiley faces supporting our members on...

Somerset Tourism Awards – Closing date 31st August

The Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards are sponsored by Bristol Airport, with three categories still open for entry. The categories below have a deadline of 31st August and you might want to consider an entry into one or more of these.  They are: Outstanding...

Best Stand Awards from the Honiton Show

Thank you to everyone who came along braved the mud and supported the Honiton Show last month.  We were delighted to see so many family, friends, neighbours, members, customers and holiday makers visiting the Blackdown Hills Marquee.  There were over 30 Blackdown...

Thank you for visiting us at the Honiton Show

Thank you to everyone who came and supported the Blackdown Hills marquee at the Honiton Show on Thursday.  It was wonderful to see so many local residents, holiday makers, day visitors, businesses, family and friends with their smiley faces supporting our members on...