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The nightmare continues....

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Mon, 10/31/2016 - 7:57am

Emergency crews have spent a fourth day trying to extinguish the devastating blaze that tore through the Royal Clarence Hotel on Exeter's Cathedral Green.

Firefighters are still on the scene tackling hotspots in the historic building.

The police cordon around the Cathedral Green site was relaxed earlier today (MONDAY), allowing more businesses to open.

Pedestrians can now access the whole of Gandy Street and a new section of the lower end of the High Street.

North Street and South Street have reopened, but all other cordons remain in place.


Handlebards - Shakespeare at Exeter Cathedral Chapter House

Event Date: 
25/03/2015 - 7:30pm to 26/03/2015 - 9:30pm
Exeter Cathedral Chapter House

On 28th May 2014 the HandleBards – four men on four bicycles – cycled out of London. Their mission? A 2000 mile tour across the UK, Holland and Belgium, carrying all the necessary set, props, costumes and camping equipment to perform two of Shakespeare’s greatest plays – Macbeth and The Comedy of Errors - seventy-two times. Since then, they’ve delighted audiences at, amongst others, the Tour de France, the Commonwealth Games and the Edinburgh Fringe.

The HandleBards do Shakespeare differently. Performing with eight very sore legs, they play all the parts in Director James Farrell’s...

Informal Lunchtime Piano Recital with Charles Timberlake

Event Date: 
26/08/2013 - 1:15pm
The Chapter House, Exeter Cathedral

Pianist and composer Charles Timberlake returns to the cathedral to give an informal lunchtime recital, with a programme of original compositions to soothe and restore the soul.

Be moved... be uplifted.

Free admission with retiring collection.