Quirk Theatre & Exeter Phoenix: The Emperor's Perfume

Event Date: 
12/12/2012 - 12:30pm to 05/01/2013 - 4:30am
Exeter Phoenix
Wed 12 Dec - 1:00pm, until Sat 5 Jan, £6.50 / £9.50 (£6.50) / £6 Sponsored by This Year's Show The famous parfumier of the town of Sniffniff creates the best scent in the land. One day the emperor, hearing of his smelly skills, demands that he create a new perfume, a perfume never smelt before, a perfume fit for a king, or else there will be trouble. The parfumier now needs your help to create the perfect pong.Together with his assistant, he needs to mix some special ingredients, and work out which scents are best. Which perfume will please the Emperor? What creates the perfect smell? What...

Fun for all at West Town Farm Apple & Pumpkin Day

Event Date: 
21/10/2012 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
West Town Farm, Ide
The nights are drawing in, the days getting cooler, the seasons are changing and it's time for the last farm event of the year - Apple & Pumpkin Day! Come along with your family for a delightful autumnal event:
  • Carve pumpkins grown on the farm in preparation for Halloween.
  • Help us bring in the apples and press them into delicious sweet juice.
  • Clamber on the straw bale den.
  • Explore the farm trails on foot or by tractor trailer.
  • Feed the pigs.
  • Cook over a campfire.
  • Get crafty and creative, plus listen to some
  • ...

Michelmores family expert has words of wisdom for couples

Authored by skein
Posted: Mon, 09/24/2012 - 1:45pm
Weddings can be expensive. Only recently I saw a blog from a bride-to-be in distress who'd been up all night decorating invitations by hand in an attempt to save money. Her mission, to stick to a wedding budget of under £5,000. Similarly, a divorce can also be expensive. Unlike a wedding, you don't have two families pulling together to make the dream come true, nor the emotional and financial support of your other half (or a honeymoon at the end of it). Weddings take time to plan, which usually gives you time to save. There are often presents. At a recent wedding I attended, the bridesmaids...