News - June, 2020

Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
When All This is Over   A Lockdown Anthem by Thomas Johnson An Exeter Northcott #TheTimeIsNow commission Drawn from reflections on lockdown from people across the South West When All This is Over  is sung by people across the region who have never met.    More than fifty people responded to an open call to take part in the...
Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
  Sixty-six per cent of respondents reported being impacted by COVID-19, and of those, 60% reported the effects as severe, down seven percentage points from a similar survey carried out in April.  Almost half of respondents said they have no plans to make redundancies, with 23% expecting to have to make redundancies,...
Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
Exeter museum calls for people to nominate their ‘Lockdown Legends’ to feature in an exhibition about Devon’s response to the coronavirus Award-winning broadcaster and presenter Angela Rippon CBE, alongside The Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Liveable Exeter and Exeter City Council, are calling for people to nominate their ‘Lockdown Legends’....
Posted on: June, 2020
The Department for Education has announced Exeter College will be a part of the EdTech Demonstrator Programme and will provide support for other education providers to deliver remote learning during the Coronavirus outbreak and beyond.   The EdTech Demonstrator Programme, which is backed by the Department for Education, The National Grid for Learning, The Education Foundation and Sheffield Hallam University, provides...
Posted on: June, 2020
Burrington Estates New Homes is pleased to announce the launch of its latest luxury housing development in Cornwall following positive signs of growth in the UK housing market. Ash Tree Cross, Carnon Downs today commences build of the seven, three and four-bedroom new homes for the open market and seven...
Posted on: June, 2020
SMEs in the South West are being asked how they used technology to help them during the pandemic to provide guidance and learning for the region’s business community. Devon-based tech company Timewade have launched the ‘Technology for Success 2020’ study, to discover the best approaches and challenges across businesses in the...
Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
David Turner a Partner in Kitsons Dispute Resolution & Litigation team, he deals with disputes relating to commercial contracts, with a particular emphasis on financial services disputes.  He has over 25 years’ experience and has been involved in a number of high profile cases. He has been recognised as a...
Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
Following the impact of Coronavirus on the leisure industry, South West marketing agency, Bigwave media, have created the ‘Get U Back’ national campaign designed to champion Cultural & Leisure Trusts  and engage a positive message to the community to get people back into gyms, libraries, parks, theatres and more. They...
Posted on: June, 2020
Exeter Chamber of Commerce has announced a two-year partnership with Radio Exe. The regional radio station has joined forces with the Chamber as a premium partner. The partnership will include increased profile for Radio Exe at Chamber events, and in the Chamber weekly news publication – a hub for timely...
Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
Wednesday 17th June 2020, 6pm Via Zoom Join us for an online Emergency Roundtable - ‘Retail in a post-Covid city’ - to take place at 6pm on Wednesday 17th June, as we explore the opportunities facing retail in a city determined to ‘Build Back Better’ and what is needed to enable businesses,...