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Learning from Exeter's past to shape its future

Are there lessons to be learned from Exeter’s past to take into its future? Can we discern characteristics from its history to enlighten the next few generations of this more than two-thousand-year-old city? From its first beginnings as a prehistoric hill settlement, what has really determined...

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By Martyn Goss Posted: Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 8:13am Updated: 17/07/2017 - 10:45am
In the past few months I have been struck by what we could call the ‘parable of the pit’,...
Posted: 19/01/15
Published by Martyn Goss
Paul Diviani sends New Year message to East Devon residents: In the darkest, nay, dampest, days of...
Posted: 05/01/15
Published by Mary Youlden
Christmas is a great time for catching up with family and friends. Long, lazy meals are chances to...
Posted: 25/12/14
Published by Mary Youlden
Let’s be honest, Christmas in Britain today is a messy shambles as a religious occasion. The...
Posted: 15/12/14
Published by Martyn Goss
Nearly five years ago, Haiti was struck with a massive 7.0 scale earthquake that killed up to 300,...
Posted: 28/11/14
Published by Benjamin Howe
Over 400 years ago a ‘terror’ cell in London headed up by Robert Catesby planned an extreme act of...
Posted: 11/11/14
Published by Martyn Goss
Bad manners, telemarketing calls and bras digging in are among the top annoying ‘niggles’ that...
Posted: 07/11/14
Published by News Desk
The NHS in Devon has warned it might have to restrict certain treatments and operations and stop...
Posted: 31/10/14
Published by Ben Bradshaw
Who really benefits most from welfare spending? A lot of people think that it’s the unemployed....
Posted: 21/10/14
Published by andyhannan
The Commons Culture Media and Sports Committee on which I sit is currently doing an inquiry into...
Posted: 17/10/14
Published by Ben Bradshaw
In recent weeks both Labour and the Liberal Democrats have made calls for the abolition of Police...
Posted: 14/10/14
Published by Mary Youlden
Millions of years ago the Earth was a spinning ball in space surrounded by enormous clouds of toxic...
Posted: 09/10/14
Published by Martyn Goss
When considering the various things that can save a life, most may not think to turn to their...
Posted: 27/09/14
Published by Mary Youlden
It’s no secret that all of us are going to die at some point. Certain people will die from a long...
Posted: 20/09/14
Published by Newshound
Detoxification can help to remove harmful chemicals from your system, and this is an important step...
Posted: 31/08/14
Published by Mary Youlden
Devon and Cornwall's Police and Crime Commissioner, Tony Hogg reflects on the first half of his...
Posted: 27/08/14
Published by Mary Youlden

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