About Exeter

As the capital city of Devon, Exeter is one of the country’s most vibrant and historic cities with a rich and diverse means of business and commerce. In the last decade, Exeter has experienced a period of strong growth, outperforming other cities across the UK and becoming a beacon for business in the South West.



Science and Technology: 

Home to the Met Office and Exeter Science Park, Exeter is leading the way with data and technical science, with a supercomputer currently being built by the Met Office.  Currently at 30% of its intended capacity it is already Europe's largest Operational HPC.



The city boasts fantastic links with the rest of the country and further afield. It is the only city in South West of England with two separate railway services to London as well as a daily air service to London City Airport.



Education is at the forefront within the city with Exeter University entering the Global 100 in 2015 and Exeter College, named as UK College of the Year 2012.



Exeter has the highest productive growth of any city in the UK (ONS data) and in 2016 it was reported that this city has the lowest unemployment level since records began. In the last 15 years 30,000 new jobs were created in Exeter alone.



In 2015, Exeter built 2% of all new homes in the country. 



ECPIC Meeting
Civic Centre
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Director's Breakfast Meeting
Hotel du Vin, Magdalen Street, Exeter, EX2 4HY
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Armed Forces' Raceday at Exeter Racecourse in support of The Armed Forces

Come along and enjoy a superb day of racing, as Exeter Racecourse supports the Armed Forces on Sunday, February 9.


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GWR improvement work in the South West in early 2020
  • Track renewals and viaduct waterproofing will take place between Truro and Penzance between Saturday 15 and Sunday 23 February, and...
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Stagecoach South West encourage passengers to start chatting

Let’s face the facts, January is tough. Dark days, cold nights and Christmas blues. That’s why Stagecoach South West has...

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