Check out our two new Daily sites

Authored by News Team
Posted: Thu, 10/01/2020 - 9:00pm

Why not check out our two new exciting sister sites – The Lifestyle Daily and Women's Sport Daily.

Both are not only free to use, but you can post your own content too.

Lifetyle Daily is packed with celebrity interviews and articles about family life, health, homes, gardens, beauty and culture

Among the highlights are interviews with Roman Kemp, Mel B, Professor Green, Joe Swash, Stacey Solomon, Gary Barlow and Alesha Dixon, among many others.

Women's Sport Daily covers all female professional sport – from football, netball and cricket to tennis, golf...

ITV journalist Alex Beresford launches ‘Breaking Into News’ competition

Authored by AdminJh
Posted: Mon, 02/26/2018 - 5:42pm

ITV News and Media Trust have launched ‘Breaking Into News’, a unique initiative that has been successfully running for six years and fronted by ITV’s award-winning news broadcaster Charlene White and Alex Beresford for ITV West Country with the aim to unearth the next generation of diverse broadcast journalist talent from across the UK.

Alex Beresford is spearheading the campaign for ITV West Country and is encouraging applications from local budding broadcast journalists, who may have little to no relevant experience to apply. This is an opportunity for those who have recently...

Kirstie Allsopp in Waterstones Exeter!

Event Date: 
09/12/2017 - 12:00pm

Come and meet Kirstie Allsopp, who will be signing copies of her new cook book:


Saturday 9th December at 12 noon.

Waterstones Exeter, 252 High Street (by John Lewis)

To reserve a signed copy, please ring 01392 423044, visit www.waterstones.com/events or ask in-store!

TV star helps celebrate style of bus passengers in SW

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 04/11/2017 - 7:41am

TV and fashion celebrity Jessica Wright is helping to celebrate the style of bus passengers across South West. The former TOWIE star has teamed up with Stagecoach to launch a nationwide search for a ‘style squad’ – a group of individual customers who will be chosen based on their style, creativity and personality*.

The campaign aims to highlight and applaud the diverse range of fashion tastes that exist among the country’s bus passengers, with entrants asked to share their sense of style via social media.

Stagecoach and the team behind Jessica’s Sistaglam clothing range...

Slimming World leader meets Peter Andre

Authored by Penniball
Posted: Wed, 01/07/2015 - 10:23am

Penni Ball, who runs a Slimming World group at America Hall, Exeter every Thursday and Friday, was thrilled to get a chance to cuddle up to Peter when he co-hosted the Slimming World Awards with the organisation’s chair and founder Margaret Miles-Bramwell OBE.

Penni said meeting the Mysterious Girl and Insania singer was a wonderful way to round off what’s been a great 12 months for the Exeter (Pinhoe) Slimming World group, as well as the perfect way to kick start another successful year: “I’m so proud of all of the members of the Exeter (Pinhoe) group. They’ve lost a staggering...

TV celeb to talk in Torquay

Authored by Paigntonzoo
Posted: Thu, 10/02/2014 - 10:43am

TV adventurer Monty Halls is offering to take people on a tour of the world in just one evening.

Monty, who lives in Dartmouth, is coming to Living Coasts in Torquay to talk about his life as a TV presenter, marine biologist, travel writer, public speaker and diver. His talk promises to roam the world in just one evening.

Monty explains: “This is a lifetime of ocean exploration packed into a single talk. It ranges from South Africa to Northern Norway, from magnificent sharks to colossal squid, from the tepid Tropics to the frigid Poles. Illustrated throughout by images...

Spencer Matthews proves a hit with Exeter locals

Chelsea's famous bad boy Spencer Matthews proved a hit with locals when he made a public appearance at Timepiece in Exeter.

Spencer, famous for starring in shows such as Made in Chelsea and The Bachelor, made his apperance as part of Timepiece's regular ' Clique Mondays'.

Crowds, of mainly female, locals and students gathered to see one of SW3's most famous stars.

Spencer, who arrived with his entourage in tow, showed what a down to earth man he is by posing with fancy dress items and helping people use their camera phones!

He continued to prove he was game...

Sportsman's Dinner with Martin Bayfield

Event Date: 
31/10/2013 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Sandy Park Stadium, Exeter

Join us at Sandy Park on Thursday 31st October from 7pm for a memorable evening at the home of the Exeter Chiefs with ex England Rugby Player & TV Presenter Martin Bayfield

This black tie event includes:

  • 3-Course Gourmet Dinner
  • Preview of the forthcoming Autumn Internationals
  • Guest Comedian

Tickets are £60.00 per person

£55.00 for Exeter Foundation members

Don't miss out on what will be a fantastic sporting event - To book your place call 01392 427427 or email events@sandypark.co.uk

Calling all wannabe comedians in the South West!

Do you think you are funny?! How do you fancy showcasing some of your comedy genius for some BIG names in the business. Not only could you walk away with a £3,000 prize, but you will also have a chance to get your face in front of our star-studied judging panel.

Going from funny guy to comedy superstar takes just one big break, this could be it. You could be the next Stephen Merchant or Jason Byrne who just a few years ago were plying their trade in front of crowds hoping to be noticed.

The event takes place on Friday 11 October at Exeter University’s Great Hall....

59 is the age to start growing old gracefully

Authored by sweetpr
Posted: Mon, 12/10/2012 - 1:24pm

59 is the age pin-pointed by a survey as THE year to start growing old gracefully. The survey also reveals that women are eschewing cosmetic surgery and fillers, and believe that heavy make-up and mini-skirts should be given the heave-ho by the early 40’s. With Christmas party dressing on most women’s agenda in the coming week, choosing your party outfit and make-up could be a minefield if you are over 40.

77 per cent of those polled in the South West say women should grow old gracefully and not do everything they can to look younger.

The research, which polled 2000 women...