Entertainment & Reviews

Exeter Street Arts Festival Plans to Unite Communities

Community arts enterprise the Music in Devon Initiative CIC (MIDI) are extremely proud to present the Exeter Street Festival “After Party” at the Phoenix Arts Centre on Saturday August 27th.

The After Party is the grand finale of the hugely popular Exeter Street Arts Festival, which features a whole day of live music and arts activities in multiple locations across Exeter City Centre. Now in its 6th year, this festival was designed as a platform to bring communities together through the arts.

A truly unmissable event, the After Party is run by MIDI to showcase the rising...

Westlife The Wild Dreams Tour comes to Exeter cinemas

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Mon, 08/01/2022 - 6:31am

Pop icons Westlife have announced a huge cinema spectacular for Summer 2022, with their massive sold-out concert at the iconic Wembley Stadium in London being broadcast live via satellite into cinemas across the UK on Saturday 6th August.

The UK’s biggest-selling album group of the 21st century, Westlife will perform at the legendary stadium for the very first time in front of a sold out audience.

Promising to be an unforgettable night for fans, the band will perform their hits from their highly anticipated Wild Dreams tour, including Uptown Girl , Flying Without Wings...

Apprentices resurrecting traditional seaside entertainment to bring puppets, magic and song to Devon beaches

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Sun, 07/31/2022 - 5:38pm

Seaside entertainment featuring puppets, magic and songs will return to Devon’s beaches, promenades and quaysides this summer thanks to apprenticeships helping to keep traditional performance forms alive and well through training emerging local artists.

Promenade shows with slapstick, songs and Punch and Judy have become increasingly rare as holiday habits change but that won’t be the case in the county as new trainees run free performances including puppetry, escapology, blade box routines and storytelling.

The training will ensure the skills involved in beach shows are...

Brainiac Live Science Show is coming to Exeter

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Thu, 07/28/2022 - 4:05pm

First seen on stage in 2008, the live shows based on the original ever popular TV series, Brainiac: Science Abuse has been seen by over 750,000 people of all ages, all over the world.

New EP from North Devon fiddle player Eve Parker

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 07/19/2022 - 11:11pm

Seventeen-year-old fiddle player Eve Parker has just released an EP entitled Train Tracks which consists of 4 tunes written, recorded and released as part of her first year project at Exeter college where she is taking a BTEC in music performance.

Eve, who lives in Appledore, North Devon, travels by train every day from Barnstaple to Exeter and it was these daily journeys that inspired the tunes. Eve says “I spend around 3 hours a day on the train and the changing scenery and the rhythms created by the train on the tracks gave the inspiration for the tunes and the title of the EP...

Top 5 casino games you can play right now on your phone

Authored by David Banks
Posted: Sun, 07/17/2022 - 7:21pm

For internet or brick-and-mortar casino gambling, some games have better odds than others. For instance, one of the lowest profit games of chance is the lottery. In today's world, even though millions of people play the lottery, your chances of winning are about as slim as your chances of being struck by lightning.

This isn't a big deal at all. Despite the fact that this ratio is much higher in other games. Here are the top five, which we've compiled just for you!

Blackjack

The most financially viable casino game is blackjack. To play this card game, you only have to...

Myths about online casinos

Debunking Myths About Online Casinos

Authored by Simon Wells
Posted: Mon, 07/11/2022 - 3:49pm

The popularity of online casinos has reached an all-time high in 2022. The truly fascinating thing is that it is expected to grow further in the future. However, as with any new phenomenon, quite a few people have reservations about trusting online casinos. When fear prevails, a lot of negative myths about the source of the fear.

This article will examine a few online gambling myths and either confirm or debunk them using facts. Let’s take a look.

Online Casinos Are Unsafe

Are online casinos safe? The answer is more complicated than a simple yes or no. Certain licensing...

Martin Bayfield’s Rugby Legends Tour is coming to Exeter

Join former England international and true giant of the game Martin Bayfield at Exeter Corn Exchange when he takes to the stage to entertain the audience with tales not just from his own varied career in and out of the game but joining him onstage will be World Cup winners Lawrence Dallaglio and Phil Vickery along with former Rugby World Player of the Year and regular TV presenter & Pundit Brian Moore.

Expect stories about international games, local teams and players, matches played on 6” of grass, mud in the winter and hard pan in the autumn and spring months. Hear about...

The Horses of Spain and Portugal Head to Westpoint

This September, the beautiful horses of Spain (PREs) and Portugal (Lusitanos) are heading to Westpoint Arena in, Exeter.

A packed weekend is topped off with two star studded Extravaganza Shows being closed by the World famous Frederic Pignon and Magali Delgado.

During the weekend of 2-4 September, daytime competitive events include showing, dressage and Working Equitation indoors, and outside on “La Plaza” visitors can enjoy authentic Spanish and Portuguese food and drink from an array of food vendors, Flamenco Flash mobs throughout the day and shopping with over 60...

Bingo rave returns to Exeter this summer

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Mon, 07/04/2022 - 8:43pm

The most supersized, wild and spectacular bingo party in all the land is back with another red hot run of parties for summer. Bingo Loco carries on its exceptional run of form with events planned through until August all over the UK, including Unit 1 in Exeter on Saturday 6 August.

Step into any of the venues Bingo Loco pulls up at and you will be in immediate awe and then lost in a world of high thrills and high jinx. They are brought to life with sensory-stimulating production with confetti explosions, CO2 cannons, speed Macarena, foul-mouthed wind-up merchants and cheeky stage...

Lulu heads for Exeter

British music legend Lulu is set to appear at Exeter Corn Exchange next autumn. Tickets for Lulu’s show, which takes place on 18 October 2023, go on sale at 10am this Friday (1 July).

From Shout to James Bond and from To Sir With Love to The Eurovision Song Contest, Lulu has thrilled audiences for more than six decades. On the eve of the 60th anniversary of Shout, she’ll be touring the UK with her most intimate show to date.

‘For The Record’ will combine remarkable stories and stunning clips with song. The show will be a chance to get to know the star, who has...

Community owned grocery store in Exeter
Same Day transport and courier services in Exeter
Independant Coffee Box - Barista-Quality coffee delivered to your door

Exeter Weather