News - June, 2020

Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
Back-to-back careers fairs are being launched to give young people across the South West of England the chance to talk with employers and get vital careers advice at a critical time. Developed by South West based polar explorer Anthony Jinman and running through the Liketobe.org career platform he founded, the 10-3pm careers fairs...
Posted on: June, 2020
  Two of swcomms’ directors have celebrated long-service milestones in recent weeks. Group engineering director Sean Doyle reached 25 years on June 5 while group company secretary Harry Langley marked his 20th year on June 12. Sean began work at swcomms when he was playing rugby part-time for Exeter Chiefs. After his rugby...
Posted on: June, 2020
Routes to Edinburgh and Newcastle begin in July Loganair today announced that it will fly from Exeter Airport for the first time from the start of July. Included are routes from Exeter to Edinburgh commencing on July 6, and to Newcastle starting on July 20. A one-stop service to Aberdeen via Newcastle...
Posted on: June, 2020
Section: Member news
International celebrities have joined forces with local artists, volunteers, students and audiences to urge people to support Exeter Northcott Theatre and donate to its fundraising campaign.    Exeter Northcott closed its doors in March due to COVID-19 and, as a registered charity with more than 90% of its income coming through ticket...
Posted on: June, 2020
Due to Covid-19 our library buildings have been closed since the 23rd March 2020 and our mobile library and home library service have been suspended.  It has been an extraordinary time and we have rapidly adjusted to the situation. Our physical libraries may be closed but our staff have been working...
Posted on: June, 2020
Exeter College has been recognised with a top four shortlisting for the Association of College’s award for Employer Engagement.   The Association of Colleges (AoC) celebrated top further education across the UK at its virtual Beacon Awards ceremony, and the College’s commitment to proactively working with employers for the mutual benefit of all saw them...
Posted on: June, 2020
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Friday 3rd July, 11am - Bishop Fleming ‘Conversations with… Mary Quicke of Quicke’s Cheese’ >> https://www.bishopfleming.co.uk/insights/events/webinar-conversations-mary-quicke-quickes-cheese Bishop Fleming will be running their next in a series of food and drink webinars on Friday 3rd July, joined by Mary Quicke of Quicke's, an award winning cheese and dairy producer to discuss her...
Posted on: June, 2020
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Wednesday 17th June, 11am - Bishop Fleming ‘Conversations with… Howard Davies of Salcombe Distilling Co’ >> https://www.bishopfleming.co.uk/insights/events/webinar-conversations-howard-davies-salcombe-distilling-co Bishop Fleming will be running their next in a series of food and drink webinars on Wednesday 17th June, sitting down with Howard Davies, Co-founder and Director of Salcombe Distilling Co. Fleur Lewis, Head of...
Posted on: June, 2020
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ABOUT THIS WEBINAR   Ready for Change? Your Organisational Culture in a Post Lockdown World - a live discussion with business leaders and experts chaired by Dan Pritchard, co-founder of Tech South West and Charlotte Collyer, Heart of the SW Digital Skills Partnership Manager. We’ll be looking at how organisations can learn from...
Posted on: June, 2020
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Health and Safety considerations post COVID-19 with Jon Cooper, Partner at Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP.   Jon's presentation will cover how health and safety obligations and their enforcement might change in the period of the phased return to work and offer a few observations as to how health and safety will...