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TED's Essential Guide to what's on this weekend

Whether it's a spot of theatre that takes your fancy or you just want to have a good old guffaw at some of the region's best undiscovered comedy talent, don't plan your weekend until you have checked out our essential guide to what's on in and around ‪Exeter... ‬

THEATRE

The Mikado Friday & Saturday, Barnfield Theatre, Exeter St David’s Players present one of Gilbert & Sullivan’s best known works. The wandering minstrel son of the Mikado falls for and flirts with a girl who is engaged to her guardian Ko-Ko. Unfortunately the Mikado has decreed that flirting is...

TED's Essential Guide to what's on this weekend

With the likes of Kiki Dee, Ralph McTell and The Incredible Spice Men on our doorstep this weekend don't make any plans until you've checked out our essential guide to what's on in and around ‪Exeter:‬

COMEDY

Exeter Comedy Club Friday, 8.30pm, Exeter Corn Exchange Exeter Comedy Club returns with the first show of the autumn programme with a top quality line up including Devon's very own Charlie Baker, winner of the Mervyn Stutter Spirit of Edinburgh Fringe Award in 2009 and Paul McCaffery winner of both The London Paper and the Latitude Festival new act competitions in...

Exeter Baking Club Halloween Party

Event Date: 
30/10/2013 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Venue: 
Hub On The Green, Cathedral Close

On Wednesday 30 October 2013 Exeter Baking Club are hosting a Halloween baking party!!

Join us at The Hub On The Green, Cathedral Close from 7pm - 9:30pm for some spooky cake-pop making and all round Halloween fun.

£5 per person with all baking materials provided.

Fancy dress is optional, but highly encouraged and face painting will be available on the night for a few extra pennies.

There are a limited number of places available so please email Lauren at exeterbakingclub@yahoo.co.uk to reserve your spot.

Oxjam Exeter to host up to 120 live music acts for Takeover Weekend

Oxjam Exeter has announced some of the venues that will together host up to 120 live music acts during the Oxjam Exeter Takeover weekend, taking place on 19 and 20 October 2013.

The Takeover weekend venues confirmed are The Cavern, The Phoenix (bar), Mama Stones, The Old Firehouse, The Revelry, Cellar Door, The Lemon Grove, The Angel and the Orchard at National Trust Killerton, where Takeover ticket holders will be able to attend their annual Apple and Cider weekend.

Oxjam Exeter is part of a national live music festival, taking place in up to 60 towns and cities across the...

Kaleider announces five new live experiences in Exeter

Authored by KellyJohnson
Posted: Mon, 09/30/2013 - 12:16pm

This autumn, Exeter will host four new live performance experiences made, commissioned or produced by Kaleider. Taking place in public spaces throughout the city – from Exeter Central Library to the Guildhall – and all of them interruptive, and testing the boundaries of audience experience, the events offer something meaningful in everyday surroundings.

Kaleider makes the effort to continually ask the question ‘what can we do together that we couldn’t do apart? to that end artists, academics and scientists have been brought together to imagine new works that begin to look towards a...

Dilys Gannon-Bone ‘The Health Detective’ at Thermalogica Official Launch

Authored by Glen King PR
Posted: Fri, 09/20/2013 - 10:06am

Thermalogica Health Screening has confirmed that 'Health Detective' Dilys Gannon-Bone will be making a special appearence at their official launch on Wednesday 2 October at Radiance MediSpa, Exeter. Lisa Portman and Terri Bainbridge will be showcasing the ground-breaking technology behind Digital Infrared Thermal Imagining (DITI) as an aid for diagnosis and prognosis of various health issues. There will be a live demonstration of the procedure, which is radiation free and safe for men, women and children.

The event will feature guest speakers and specialists in their individual...

TED's Essential Guide to what's on this weekend

Don't plan your weekend until you've checked out our essential guide to what's on in and around Exeter. There really is something on offer for everyone!

THEATRE

How the Other Half Loves Friday, Saturday & Sunday, Manor Pavilion, Sidmouth Paul Taylor Mills presents How The Other Half Loves by Alan Ayckbourn. One set combining two different houses with two different sets of people each talking and carrying on as if the other didn't exist. Tickets £14/ £13, Box office: 01395 514413.

The Pirates of Penzance Saturday, 7.30pm, Eggesford Airfield, Chulmleigh Opera...

The Toy Train and Collectors Fair

Event Date: 
01/09/2013 - 10:30am to 3:00pm
Venue: 
Westpoint Arena, Exeter

Visit the Toy Train and Collectors Fair - a new show coming to Westpoint!!

Catering for all collectors, walk, browse and look for those elusive and hard to find models - the list is endless: Dinky, Corgi, Minichamps, Hornby Bassett Lowke, Meccano, Spot-On, Marklin, Scalextric, EFE, Actionman, Dolls,Teddies .......and much more all under one roof!

Opening Times:

Sunday 1st September: 10.30am - 3pm

Admission:

Adults: £3.50

Children: under 15 years - Free of Charge with an accompanying adult

For more information:

Tel: 01373...

Together at Westpoint

Event Date: 
23/08/2013 - 10:00am to 25/08/2013 - 11:00pm
Venue: 
Westpoint Arena, Exeter

Together at Westpoint is a fantastic summer event - a place to come into the presence of God and learn, love and go alongside hundreds of his people.

Newfrontiers Churches from the South and South West are holding their annual bible weekend at Westpoint from 22 - 25 August. They expect to see 2,000 adults, young people and children attend, with main meetings in the Arena and camping on site.

There will be a wide and varied programme of events across the weekend including: Sports and Games, Big Meetings, Prayer, Fantastic Childrens Activities, Guest Speakers and Worship...

It’s an event-full summer at A la Ronde

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Mon, 07/29/2013 - 11:58am

Whatever the weather, there's plenty to keep the whole family occupied over the summer holidays at A la Ronde, the National Trust property near Exmouth.

Kids, don't miss the Super Tuesday summer craft activities on 30 July and 6, 13 and 20 August. Meet your friends and make a selection of fun items to take home. Different crafts each week plus mini-beast safaris on 13 August.

Don’t forget to also have a go at the summer family quiz trail, and pick up a free ‘50 Things’ booklet to see how many activities you can tick off over the summer and autumn as part of the National...

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