News - February, 2017

Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Redrok recently welcomed Marcin to the team, who will be working there for the next four weeks as part of Europa Training’s work abroad programme. Marcin is a logistics student from a town called Brzeg in Poland. So far he is enjoying life in the UK and is looking forward to...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Macmillan Gidleigh Opera (MGO) are inviting music lovers to join them for a magical fund-raising evening on Saturday, 17 June 2017 in the wonderful grounds of Gidleigh Park, Devon's most prestigious 5 star hotel. This exclusive gala evening will feature Highlights from the Opera and is being held in aid of...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Working in partnership with Interior Designer Naomi Cleaver, Burrington Estates, Wilkinson Grant and Attention Media, YMCA Exeter have launched their brand new ‘Changing Rooms, Changing Lives’ campaign.   YMCA Exeter provides over 18,000 nights of accommodation every year for young people who are facing homelessness. Whether they have experienced neglect, domestic violence or...
Posted on: February, 2017
More than 450 people have given their view on the future of Exeter’s South Street by completing surveys online and at a public consultation event. The results of the consultation will now be carefully analysed and a report will be drawn up for councillors.  Around 360 people completed the South Street survey...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
A recent study of businesses across all sectors and regions by top 40 accountants Bishop Fleming reveals confidence is holding up, despite uncertainty over the UK's likely divorce deal with the EU. The firm's latest Business Barometer shows that 44% of business owners remain confident about the year ahead, an improvement...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Reception children at Exeter Cathedral School have rounded off their recent scheme of learning by holding their very own Dinosaur Day.   The pupils have been studying dinosaurs since returning to school in January, and this special celebration day saw them come to school dressed as their favourite prehistoric creature and perform...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Aquamarine Media are pleased to announce they have moved office space and are now based at Exeter Quay.   The specialist search and social agency have relocated from Teignmouth, to the Generator Hub at Exeter Quayside, to accommodate the growing demand for their services. This is the first of many exciting developments...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
The roll call of jockeys and trainers that have won Exeter Racecourse’s prestigious Higos Insurance Services Devon National reads like a who’s who of racing, and next Friday, another name will be added to an illustrious list that is approaching its twentieth year. The prize for the winner is more than...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Citizens Advice Exeter, winners of the Queens Award for Voluntary Service in 2016, is looking to further strengthen its Board with the appointment of two additional Trustees The help we give to people helps them resolve their problems providing life-changing outcomes. We also work hard both locally and nationally to use the...
Posted on: February, 2017
Section: Member news
Exeter Racecourse’s annual Clydesdale race, which is traditionally held every year on Devon Day, has raised nearly £5000 for Devon Air Ambulance. The feathers were flying as Dartmoor’s famous racing Clydesdales came thundering down the home straight ridden by professional jockeys last November. Noel Fehily, Aiden Coleman, James Best, Daryl Jacob, Tom...