News - October, 2017

Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
  Top 30 advisory firm, Bishop Fleming, has been named Large Practice of the Year at the UK's Practice Excellence Awards held in London on 19 October. The firm, with 7 offices spanning from the West Midlands to the South West, delivers accounting, tax, corporate, restructuring and advisory services to businesses and...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
An international trade event has been held in Exeter to demonstrate the city’s world class facilities and thriving economy to potential customers worldwide. More than 30 Exeter firms joined representatives from the Department of International Trade (DIT) and Exeter City Council to discuss the potential for new markets post-Brexit. In recent years,...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
24th October (am) Exeter: LEP Conversations - The Productivity Strategy & the wider Social Enterprise Sector (in conjunction with Social Enterprise partners & the Growth Hub) www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lep-conversations-in-conjunction-with-the-growth-hub-exeter-tickets-38652014215   20th November (pm) Devon: LEP Conversations - The Productivity Strategy & the wider Business Community (in conjunction with Devon Chamber of Commerce & the Growth...
Posted on: October, 2017
Exeter College welcomes back internationally acclaimed tenor and alumnus, Thomas Hobbs, for one off show at Exeter’s historic St Michael & All Angels Church.    Thomas has been described as one of the finest tenors in the UK and is in demand, appearing with many leading baroque and early music ensembles throughout...
Posted on: October, 2017
From Friday 20 October 2017, visitors will be able to discover fascinating facts about the History of Magic at Exeter Library. Displays will launch simultaneously in 20 public libraries across the UK in tandem with the Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition at the British Library in London. The series...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
  Following the success of World Mental Health Day with its theme of supporting good mental health at work, workways are delighted to be able to offer two workshops focussing on mental wellbeing in the workplace.    The first, Being a Mindful Manager, looks at what we actually mean by mental health; its...
Posted on: October, 2017
The University of Exeter runs a free business continuity networking and training event each year, under the banner PENCON (Peninsula Continuity Forum).  This local event provides Higher Education Institutions and other local businesses with an opportunity to share knowledge and build a business continuity community in the South West.   Details of...
Posted on: October, 2017
As a result of adverse and resultant atmospheric weather conditions impacting normal operations due to Storm Ophelia today, Flybe has been forced to cancel some 170 flights, the full list of which is available at www.flybe.com/flight-info This included all flights to and from Belfast City Airport, Scotland and the Channel Islands...
Posted on: October, 2017
Section: Member news
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, as part of its community outreach work, has linked up with its local school, Cranbrook Education Campus, to support the development of a new library for its pupils.   During a visit to the school this week, Flybe’s CEO, Christine Ourmières-Widener, handed over a cheque to enable...
Posted on: October, 2017
Due to the impact of Hurricane Ophelia and the adverse weather conditions around the UK, Flybe has to date cancelled 47 flights today. These include primarily those serving Belfast City, Dublin, Knock and the Isle of Man.    The safety of our passengers and crew is our number one priority and Flybe...