Top level London investors at Brewin Dolphin seminar in Exeter

Two top London-based investors have run a seminar for independent financial advisors (IFAs) in Exeter .

Harry Richards of Jupiter Asset Management and Fiona Harris of JP Morgan’s US equity income fund spent two days in the South West, talking to around 70 regional experts. The four events – each of which lasted two hours – were organised by wealth management company Brewin Dolphin.

“This is a critical time for the markets as shares are at an all-time high and interest rates are rising,” said Brewin Dolphin Business Development Manager Philip Thitchener. “That’s why this...

GDPR Seminar

Event Date: 
05/12/2017 - 9:30am
Taurus, Exeter, EX2 7NR

Guest Speaker: Tom Chartres-Moore, IP and IT Solicitor at Stephens Scown

Is your data strategy compliant with the new GDPR regulations coming into force in May 2018?

Held at the newly expanded Taurus premises, this morning seminar will provide an all-round view of the GDPR legislation and how it will impact your business.

Guest speaker Tom Chartres-Moore will cover:

  • Dispelling GDPR myths - what it means on a day to day basis
  • GDPR for IT strategists - how GDPR affects IT
  • GDPR and HR issues - reducing the risk of human error
  • ...

Join Thompson Jenner LLP at their Autumn Budget breakfast briefing 2017

Event Date: 
23/11/2017 - 7:45am to 9:45am
Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club, Woodbury, Exeter – The Greg Norman Suite

Thompson Jenner LLP are pleased to invite you to their Autumn Budget breakfast briefing on Thursday 23 November 2017, following the Chancellor’s announcements the previous day.

Briefing details:

Presenting an overview of the Budget will be Geoff Fraser, Thompson Jenner’s Head of Taxation. Joe Wilson, of Thompson Jenner’s Tax team, will also be giving an overview and examples of where Research & Development tax relief can play a valuable source of funding for business owners. With the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) just around the corner,...

Thompson Jenner’s annual Budget breakfast briefing success

More than 60 clients and introducers attended the annual Thompson Jenner LLP Budget breakfast briefing 2017 at the Woodbury Park Hotel and Golf Club on the 9th March.

Guests were welcomed with the customary bacon butty breakfast before networking and listening to three presentations.

Thompson Jenner’s Head of Taxation, Geoff Fraser, delivered the Budget presentation report covering the key highlights from the previous day’s Spring Budget announcements. Issues covered included: changes in business rates, tax hikes for the self-employed, making tax digital update and the...

Join Thompson Jenner LLP for a free Budget breakfast briefing

Event Date: 
09/03/2017 - 7:45am to 9:45am
Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club

Chartered Accountants, Thompson Jenner LLP, will be holding their annual free Budget breakfast briefing 2017 at the Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club on Thursday the 9th March 2017.

Presenting an overview of the key budget decisions will be Geoff Fraser, their Head of Taxation.

In addition, guest speaker Phil Sampson of Sampson Hall Ltd and Paul McCarthy of Thompson Jenner’s sister company ThinkIT, will give an overview of the potential threats and preventative measures that businesses can take with regards to the important issue of Cyber Security.

The briefing...

Let Me Tell You What I Want - Rights, Choices and Wishes at End of Life

Event Date: 
11/05/2016 - 9:30am to 9:00pm
Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street, Exeter EX1 3LS

Living Well Dying Well is delighted to host an event open to all in the Community during Dying Matters Awareness Week to talk and plan for what people want at end of life. We'll illustrate how advance planning can make it easier for the people we love to support us to have control and choice when the time comes

Business Network (SW) autumn lunch

Over 60 members of the local business community attended the autumn networking lunch of Business Network (SW) held at Exeter Racecourse.

A pre-lunch seminar was given by WESC Foundation, The Specialist Centre for Visual Impairment, in conjunction with Glen King PR/Marketing.

The presentation included background on the 176 year old Exeter-based charity and the benefits of businesses giving back to the community by taking on a ‘Charity of the Year’, including how this can raise their brand and profile via PR.

A raffle raised £200 on the day, which enabled the charity...

Cartridges Business Hub: Running a Business from Your Back Bedroom

Event Date: 
07/04/2015 - 5:30pm
Exeter Library, Castle Street, Exeter

Cartridge Business Hub: Running a Business from Your Back Bedroom is a free cloud-based seminar by Cobalt Communications.

This seminar will explain the substantial benefits of cloud computing, help you understand if your data is safe in the cloud, along with some jargon-free dos and don’ts.

The seminar takes place at Exeter Library, Castle Street, Exeter on Tuesday 7 April, 5.30pm-7pm.

If you would like to attend please contact Dana Mulligan on 01392 286766, email or book your place online:

Learning How to Learn: A revision seminar for GCSE and A-levels

Event Date: 
21/03/2015 - 1:30pm
St Leonards Church Hall, Exeter

Join us for one of our fantastic 'Learning How to Learn' seminars in Exeter. You'll learn about your learning style, and which revision methods suit you best. You'll then learn how to plan your revision, and most importantly how to pick the right techniques to make your learning active; no more poring over a textbook and hoping the information ends up in your brain - we're aiming for fun, 'brain-friendly' methods of learning which makes sure you'll remember it.

With fun, dynamic trainers and a creative, interactive approach, we can promise...

Declan Curry to address South West funding seminar

Chartered Accountants Francis Clark have announced that Declan Curry, the distinguished business and economics journalist and broadcaster, is to be the keynote speaker at the firm’s annual Finance in the South West seminar.

Declan Curry was the business presenter on the BBC’s breakfast TV for almost a decade. He presented his own regular programmes on BBC Two and Radio 5 Live, wrote documentaries for BBC Radio 4 and reported for programmes as diverse as “Panorama” and “The One Show”. The Finance in the South West seminar brings together people representing the funding and support...