‘Help us to help ourselves’ Devon farmers tell Environment Secretary

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:37am

Devon farmers’ leaders are keen to hear Environment Secretary Liz Truss’s proposals to help the industry cope with price volatility and relationships with retailers when she addresses the county’s annual open meeting on Friday (28 November).

It looks like being a tough autumn and winter for the region’s farmers, with low prices, restricted cash flows and uncertainty about the application process for the next round of Common Agricultural Policy funding and dealing with bovine TB adding to the challenges they face.

South West regional livestock board chairman Andy Foot has...

MediSpa invites local businesses to meet and greet for free

Authored by Glen King PR
Posted: Wed, 07/31/2013 - 11:08pm

The recently opened Radiance MediSpa, based in central Exeter, is opening its doors to local companies to offer complimentary venue hire. This includes a light and airy conference room with the latest technology, which seats up to 80 and is perfect for meetings; presentations and training. Evenings will be available for corporate networking events including bespoke ladies and men only events which can be tailored to the individual company’s requirements.

Owned by dynamic mother and daughter duo, Dr Ros and Katie Debenham the luxurious and spacious 7,300 sq.ft premises has 11...

Christian atheism - a contradiction?

Event Date: 
03/03/2013 - 2:30pm
Southernhay United Reformed Church Hall Exeter

The Exeter PCN (Progressive Christianity Network) group invite you to a talk by Ken Thomas, a mathematician and former Head of Computer Science, about Christian Atheism. This may seem a contradiction in terms, but Ken will lead us through the history of this viewpoint and how he has come to adopt it himself, having been discouraged from organised religion by the Oxford Christian Union. All are welcome. No charge on your first visit.

The Big Breakfast

Event Date: 
16/11/2012 - 7:30am to 11:30am
Woodbury Park Golf and Country Club, East Devon
EDBI (East Devon Business Initiative) are hosting their annual BIG Breakfast on Friday November 16th at Woodbury Park. This is a chance for business owners from Exeter and the East Devon area to come along and find about more about why we are one of the fastest growing networking groups in Devon. The Big Breakfast starts at 7.30am and runs until 11am with a presentation from the EDBI, Neil Parish MP will be speaking, the choice of a Continental or Full English Breakfast and the chance to network amongst fellow business owners. Please contact Lisa Singleton from Zebra Design on 01647 61580 or...

Stars of the future to race at Exeter's 2nd October meeting

Authored by Chalk and Ward PR
Posted: Tue, 10/16/2012 - 8:56am
Exeter’s second meeting of the season takes place a week today on Tuesday, October 23 and with its reputation for attracting top novices, several horses on the road to stardom are sure to feature in the line up. The Betfred Best Mate Beginners’ Chase (3.10pm), which is run over two miles and a furlong, is the race that launched the chasing career of three times Gold Cup winner Best Mate and Philip Hobbs has it earmarked as the starting point for Bold Henry to commence his chasing career. The six-year-old looked impressive at Kempton in April when he was well clear of the 16-runner field until...