Charity to hold celebration of unique mill heritage

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 05/09/2017 - 4:28pm

Devon Wildlife Trust is giving people to explore Exeter’s last working watermill at the charity’s annual National Mills Weekend family event.

Your guide to What's On this weekend

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Fri, 04/28/2017 - 10:42am

Your guide to what’s on in and around Exeter this bank holiday weekend (28 April – 1 May).


Richard Herring – The Best
Friday, Exeter Northcott Theatre
Richard Herring, King of the Edinburgh Fringe, Metro columnist and the UK’s Podfather (RHLSTP, AIOTM) picks his favourite routines from his 12 one-man shows and crams them into 90 minutes for your delectation.  https://exeternorthcott.co.uk

Acoustic Music at Hanlons Brewery

Event Date: 
19/05/2017 - 5:00pm to 11:00pm
Hanlons Brewery, Newton St Cyres

Roger Styles will be playing acoustically at the brewery on Friday May 2017.

An experienced musician who has played for clients such as the Queens Guard at Westminster, numerous Monaco Grand Prix's and the Joss Stone House Band.

Tables on the evening can only be booked if you are eating with us.

Hanlons Bar opens every Friday from 5.00pm for food and/ or drinks. We have a fully stocked bar and the food served contains Hanlons ale. All dietary requirements can be catered for with a bit of advanced warning.

Princesshay launches spring fashion in style

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 04/11/2017 - 11:16am

Over 1,400 savvy shoppers were treated to an exclusive one night only event, The Spring Spree, on Thursday 3oth March.

Thirty-five retailers and restaurants including Debenhams, Hobbs, Joules, Molton Brown, Hotel Chocolat, Coal Grill & Bar and Carluccios took part. Guests benefited from exclusive discounts, goodie bags and free treatments.

Pilgrim of Brixham – Hop On Board

Event Date: 
09/04/2017 - 2:00pm
Town Pontoon Brixham

Pilgrim of Brixham – Hop OnBoard Open Deck Event

Sunday 9th April 2.15pm - 3.45pm Town Pontoon Brixham

Ahoy there - summer’s coming and it’s time to hop onboard Pilgrim of Brixham and take a look around.
Pilgrim BM45 was built and rigged in Brixham in 1895 and has just completed her winter refit. She’s a superb example of a classic Brixham sailing trawler and part of the local heritage fleet so this is an opportunity not to be missed!

Second LGBTQ+ ceilidh to be held in Exeter

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 03/28/2017 - 4:30pm

A FOLK dance for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer plus (LGBTQ+) people and friends will be held at Exeter Phoenix in Gandy Street, Exeter on Saturday, April 1.

The ceilidh, which will run from 8pm to 11pm, is being run by Gender Free Dance, an organisation that promotes folk dancing in a safe and non-discriminatory environment.

Gender Free Dance held its first such ceilidh, which was well-attended, in Exeter in November.

The Twilight Walk

Event Date: 
08/07/2017 - 4:30pm to 10:00pm
The Maer, Exmouth

Bring a posse of girls together, dig out your legwarmers and join hundreds of women walking for Hospiscare!

Exeter College welcomes record numbers to apprenticeship event

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Wed, 03/15/2017 - 1:38pm

Last week the South West Apprenticeship Ambassador Network and Exeter College hosted the Apprenticeship Expo 2017 for a successful third year.

The Apprenticeship Expo is the largest event of its kind in the South West during National Apprenticeship Week. The college’s Sports Hall was transformed into a 1,000 square metre exhibition space resulting in a record number of attendees.

Laithwaites Exeter Wine Tasting Event

Event Date: 
25/03/2017 - 1:30pm to 8:00pm
Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Exeter

Snap up your ticket for our annual trip to Exeter where we'll be pouring a range of over 30 wines in the heart of the city. There will be the latest customer favourites and new discoveries from around the world. Taste big reds, crisp whites and refreshing roses as well as a selection of sparkling and even a few dessert wines – there is so much variety!

5 reasons to join us in Exeter:

It's A Knockout

Event Date: 
02/09/2017 - 12:30pm
Topsham Rugby Club, Exeter

It's a Knock Out 2017 is ready for entry. Teams of 10 can take part - fancy dress a must - £25 per person. Saturday 2nd September at Topsham Rugby Club. Please join us if you can.