News - January, 2019

Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Newly formed independent family-run company, ‘Offices at No.1’ providing high-end unique and distinctive serviced offices, celebrated opening in Exeter with a glittering launch event. Over 60 guests made up of professionals, members of the business community, local artists, as well as friends and family enjoyed bubbles, wine and canapés to...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
On Thursday 18th April 2019 Barclays will be closing our branch at Marsh Barton. Our lease on the property at Marsh Barton has come to an end and you may already be aware that the site is now undergoing a major redevelopment, as such, we will be vacating the branch premises on...
Posted on: January, 2019
Devon County Council has launched a public consultation on its draft Exeter Transport Strategy. The strategy is being updated to reflect current travel trends and the needs of communities. It will aim to provide a sustainable transport system which supports continued growth in the city but also enhances the environment for...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Guests who attended the Young Enterprise ‘next generation’ Business Event last Wednesday kindly hosted by Stephens Scown LLP at their offices in Southernhay West were inspired by presentations from Louise Fellows, YE Chair and Director (Public Sector) UK&I at VMware, Tom Whelan, Co-Founder  of AquaPhysical, and Antony Jinman, Polar Explorer and...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Exeter Marathon organiser CITY Community Trust has today announced two prestigious partnerships for its May event. Exeter Live Better and Tozers Solicitors have pledged their support and sponsorship to the race, which is the city’s only marathon. The event, which takes place on May 19, will now be known as the...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Exeter headquartered law firm Michelmores has announced the appointment of Charles Courtenay as Partner within its Commercial and Regulatory Disputes team. Charles' arrival will support the firm's growing national and international client base, adding expertise to its cross-border disputes, intellectual property and technology practices.  He joins a team of 25 specialist...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
The Devon County Agricultural Association (DCAA) has announced the launch of The Prince of Wales Award 2019.  The Award, which the DCAA has run for 34 years, is open to Devon-based community projects.  Entries are encouraged from all areas of the community, from schools through to small farm diversification projects.  The...
Posted on: January, 2019
Section: Member news
Since it opened in early November the Exeter SafeSleep facility has had a significant impact on rough sleeping in the city. 101 men and women have been able to access a warm bed – rather than having to sleep in a shop doorway or tucked away in a car park. However...
Posted on: January, 2019
Agents Stratton Creber Commercial have let prime ground floor offices in Southernhay, Exeter. 23 Southernhay West is a period building with prime frontage onto Exeter’s most sought-after office location, and is situated just 50 metres from Debenhams and the Princesshay Shopping Centre. A suite of 1,379 square feet, comprising the whole...
Posted on: January, 2019
A Business Centre comprising ten office units and four retail units is now fully let following three office lettings in one month. Philip House is on Exeter’s Honiton Road, opposite the Met Office and Brewers Fayre. The building’s prominent frontage is now home to Starbucks, Dominos and Subway, and to the...