Sparkling new ITV show coming to Exeter

A brand new sparkling ITV show, hosted by Gok Wan, is looking for people in Exeter who need expert jewellery help!

Do you have jewellery that you never wear?

Would you like to SELL , FIX, or MAKE your jewellery into something new?

Or are you looking to BUY a special bit of bling and could do with expert advice?

Whatever the jewellery dilemma, Gok Wan, along with a line-up of some of the finest jewellery experts in the UK, is here to help.

Is it a beautiful birthday gift or the perfect engagement or wedding ring you're looking to BUY?


Stuart Lamble lighting

Present Makers 2019 exhibition

Event Date: 
12/11/2019 - 9:30am to 21/12/2019 - 5:00pm
Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Elmfield House, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LX

Christmas selling exhibition of beautiful contemporary craft

Etsy Made Local Exeter - Contemporary Christmas Market

Event Date: 
01/12/2018 - 11:00am to 02/12/2018 - 3:00pm
Exeter Phoenix

This is Exeter's first ever Etsy Made Local market. Taking place at Exeter Phoenix on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December, it is part of a national event that will see the biggest regional spread of markets across the UK take part. In total 54 cities across the UK will celebrate the makers, designers and collectors that sell on, the online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods. It’s about encouraging people to look locally for this year’s Christmas gifting and connecting them to more than 40 South West Devon based makers and designers.

As well as providing the chance...

Russian Christmas Fayre

Event Date: 
09/12/2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
The Guildhall, High Street, Exeter, Devon

The annual Russian Christmas Fayre organised by the Exeter Yaroslavl Twinning Association (EYTA) will take place in the Guildhall, High Street, Exeter on the morning of Saturday, 9th December from 10am to 1pm. Each year a two-way exchange visit takes place between the two cities.

It will be a wonderful opportunity to purchase some interesting Christmas gifts, to relax in the café and, if you wish, to find out more about Exeter's links with its twin Russian city of Yaroslavl, situated to the north of Moscow.

There will be the following stalls: Russian goods, home produce,...

Exeter couple win £10,000 diamond in engagement ring competition

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Thu, 02/09/2017 - 8:55am

We all have a dream engagement ring; that ring we just happen to find ourselves looking at on the internet every day. So, entrusting our partners to pick out that perfect engagement ring is pretty nerve-wracking experience. Although the men are choosing the ring as a promise of commitment to their partners, it is the women that have to have to wear that ring for the rest of their lives.

77 Diamonds presents “The Perfect Match”, an experiment designed to test couples to see how well they know each other, and how well they know their partner's taste in jewellery.


Antique jewellery taken in Exmouth burglary

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Fri, 02/03/2017 - 11:21am

Police seeking witnesses after a large amount of jewellery was taken from an Exmouth home.

Offenders got inside the property in Valley Way sometime between 10.30am on Tuesday 24 January and 12.30pm on Thursday 26 January.

They made an untidy search of the premises before stealing around 40 items of jewellery including some antique items of huge sentimental value.

Among the items stolen were a 100-year-old 18ct gold ring with diamonds and an 18ct pearl and amethyst ring which is around 70-years-old, plus a very old garnet bracelet and set of garnet earrings.


Bogus workmen steal precious jewellery

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 01/10/2017 - 9:20am

Police are investigating a distraction burglary in Exeter where two men posed as council workmen to steal precious jewellery from an elderly woman.

The two men, who were wearing green jackets and white hard hats, called at the woman’s home in Laburnum Road, shortly after 11am on Friday [6 January].

They claimed they were from the council and asked to go into the house to look at areas of the property. One of the bogus workmen distracted the woman by asking for a drink while the other man went upstairs.

After conducting a tidy search one man left through an upstairs...

Jewellery stolen in East Devon burglary

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Wed, 06/01/2016 - 3:35pm

Police are appealing for information after items of jewellery were stolen from a house in Beech Park in the West Hill area of Ottery St Mary.

The burglary happened between 8.45am on Friday 26 May and 2.30pm on Sunday 29 May while the occupants were away on holiday. A glazed rear door of the property was smashed using a long handled axe.

Police are advising members of the public to ensure that gardening tools and items such as ladders which could be used to assist offenders in gaining access to a property are properly secured at all times.

There are more things you...

Luxury watches stolen in Exmouth burglary

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 05/17/2016 - 5:25pm

Police in Exmouth are investigating a burglary that occurred in the Salterton Road area on the evening of Saturday 14 May 2016 between 10pm and 11pm.

A number of wrist watches, jewellery and cash were stolen from the property.

The watches and jewellery are distinctive and of high value. Police are asking anyone who has been offered for sale any of the items listed below, or anyone who has seen anyone with such items, to contact them.

Local auction houses, antique dealers and jewellers are asked to be especially vigilant.

Along with the watches and jewellery...

Inside Outside Craft Market

Event Date: 
08/05/2016 - 10:00am
Transit Shed. Exeter Quayside

Lots and lots of lovely arts & crafts, all hand made by local makers. Enjoy the serendipity of our beautiful and historic quayside. Enjoy a meal or a drink at The Prospect, Samuel Jones, Riverside cafe, Mangos or On the Waterfront. Have a stroll along the riverside and watch the swans and boats drifting by. There will also be face painting and children's activities, wool weaving & spinning demonstrations and live music by two of Exeter's best street musicians - Karl Zumar and Ryn